LanguageCert International ESOL is a set of English Language qualifications mapped to the CEFR. Learners choose the qualification level they feel ready to sit for and the certifications are awarded to them upon successfully passing the exams.
The following two exams are offered at each level from A1 to C2, to cover all four language skills:
LanguageCert International ESOL Written Exam (Listening, Reading, Writing)
LanguageCert International ESOL Spoken Exam (Speaking)
Written and Spoken Exams can be taken independently of each other at the candidates' convenience. They are separate tests, so students can choose to focus their preparation on one exam before taking the other.
A1 – Preliminary
Structure of the Written Exam
Exam duration: about 2.5 hours depending on the qualification level
Listening section: 26 questions
Reading section: 26 questions
Writing section: 2 tasks
Pass Score: at least 50% overall in all sections. No thresholds or limitations per section.
Structure of the Spoken Exam
Exam duration: about 15 minutes depending on the qualification level
Individual interview, so that candidates perform at their best
Pass mark: at least 50%