IELTS Life Skills A1 is the test for you if you are applying to UK Visas and Immigration for a "family of a settled person" visa and is aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) A1 (Beginner Level). Our preparation course will give you the skills to make sure you can successfully pass the test,
This 7.5 hour course, will help you develop the speaking and listening skills needed to take part in discussions and to exchange basic information on everyday topics including giving personal details, education/training, family and friends, leisure, health, buying of goods, work, weather, housing and transport.
This is a 7.5 hour per week course which runs Monday to Friday from 1.15pm to 2.45pm. This course runs all year round.
The IELTS Life Skills A1 preparation course runs throughout the year, subject to demand. The dates for 2018 are as follows;
Monday 15th January
Monday 12th March
Monday 7th May
Monday 9th July
Monday 7th September
Monday 5th November
The IELTS Life Skills examination is a one-to-one oral examination with an examiner and one other candidate. At A1 level the test lasts for approximately 18 minutes.
The exam is available throughout the world, in locations specified by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and there is a test centre in Edinburgh. For more detailed information about the examination, including booking the test, please visit the "What is IELTS for UKVI" page.