Exam Preparation

15-30 lessons per week

There can be no better proof of success in language learning than obtaining a recognised language qualification. Many students find that an examination certificate gives them access to a range of new educational and employment opportunities. Language Link has more than 30 years’ experience in preparing successful exam candidates. So why not choose a Language Link Cambridge or IELTS examination preparation course and guarantee your success? Programmes focus on developing examination skills and techniques, preparing you thoroughly and systematically for the day of your test.

We offer preparation courses for the most important Cambridge examinations, including:
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
  • FCE (First Certificate in English)
  • CAE (Certificate in Advanced English)
  • CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English)

We also offer:

  • TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication)
  • GESE (Trinity College London Graded Examinations in Spoken English)

These are all internationally recognised examinations.

Course Features
  • A balance of skills work to develop your listening, reading, speaking and writing
  • A thorough grammar syllabus focussing on the specific items required for the exam
  • Full written practice tests to help you prepare with confidence
  • Mock speaking tests taken under examination conditions with your teacher and our Director of Studies
Your Progress

When you arrive at the school you will take a written test and have a personal interview with the Director of Studies who will advise the most suitable examination for you. During the course you will be given regular tests by your teacher to assess your progress.

Course Details

Examination Preparation courses are available at 9:00am-12:00pm, 1:00-4:00pm and 4:00-6:00pm Monday-Friday (please check availability when booking)
Each class contains 3 x 50 minute lessons and 2 x 10 minute breaks
The maximum group size is 15
Students are required to purchase the coursebook for their level

Examination Advice

Language Link has staff available to help students prepare and apply for English language examinations. There is an exams information board in the school and regular talks take place to keep students up-to-date with the latest exam choices, test dates and fees.