Course Type:
Accredited Course
Study Mode:
On Campus
18 weeks
Starting Date:
Start anytime
Bairnsdale, Morwell, Sale (FLC)
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Course Overview

Are you looking for a way to further your basic English language skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment? Choose the Certificate II in Spoken and Written English and prepare yourself to actively seek out employment or further your education.

You’ll become a more confident, intermediate English speaker as you improve your reading, writing, speaking, listening, pronunciation and grammar.

Be a bigger part of your community, workplace and home as you learn to give and receive spoken instructions, practice telephone conversations and practice transactional


Taught on-campus for 18 weeks, this course is assessed by completing activities instead of formal testing, making our you feel more comfortable as you learn. Our teachers will be there to support you every step of the way, improving your confidence as you go.

You will have access to six hours of career advice, a tutor, and 10 hours of class time per week. This will give you plenty of opportunities to practice and progress.

When you finish this course, you will have enough skills to work in many areas of the community, or you will also be able to take your study even further by enrolling in the Certificate III in Spoken and Written English. This course will give you more understanding of the English language and improve your employment opportunities.

Enrol at any time to start improving your spoken and written English in a targeted way with TAFE Gippsland.

This course is delivered with a combination of online and on-campus workshops.

AMEP (Adult Migrant English Program)

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Eligibility of AMEP students will be  based on an assessment of your Visa sub class.


Skills for Education and Employment (SEE)

A specialised program funded by the Australian Government, SEE provides up to 650 hours of free accredited training for eligible job seekers. You will receive training to help you improve your skills, confidence and access to education and job opportunities.

Find out if you’re eligible for the SEE program and get a referral through your local Referring Agency. Check you eligibility now.


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00am - 3:00pm

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Spoken and Written English.

Career Opportunities

At completion of Certificate II students can enrol in CSWE III. At the completion of Certificate III CSWE students can apply for further study in any chosen area. For example, Individual. Or apply directly for jobs in their chosen field.

Opportunities for Further Study

At completion of Certificate II students can enrol in 10364NAT Certificate III in Spoken and Written English

Further Information

Course and Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Not Applicable


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable for this course

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Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information



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Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Sample course units

Course units
BSBITU201 Produce simple word processed documents
SWEDCT001 Deliver and comprehend basic procedural spoken texts
SWEDSJ001 Develop basic English language skills for job seeking
SWEELD001 Engage in and listen to basic spoken dialogues
SWERWT007 Read and write basic factual texts


Observation, Questioning, Tests/Quizzes, Presentations