Course Type:
Accredited Course
Study Mode:
On Campus
5 months
Starting Date:
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Bairnsdale, Morwell, Sale (FLC)
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Course Overview

Move further with your study of the English language and gain the complex skills to live, study and work in your community.

The Certificate III in Spoken and Written English will give you the opportunity to meet new people, learn about local customs and services and increase your chances of finding employment.

In this course, you’ll learn how to write job applications, answer questions in job interviews, succeed in formal education, present your ideas to others and apply English skills to basic mathematics.

Some of the topics included in this class explore currency, education, health, transport, leisure, law and community and employment.

Taught on-campus for five months, you can study at your own pace with the assistance of knowledgeable teachers, one-on-one tutoring and 10 hours of class time each week. You can enrol at any point throughout the year and start mastering your advanced English skills.

When you finish this course, you will have the advanced skills to be able to seek out work in the community and became a valuable member of any team.

So, if you’re already confident with the English language, come and master your skills by studying a Certificate III in Written and Spoken English at TAFE Gippsland and step into the workforce sooner.

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 III in Spoken and Written English.

Career Opportunities

At the completion of Certificate III in Spoken and Written English students can apply for further study in any chosen area. For example, Aged Care. Or apply directly for jobs in their chosen field.

Opportunities for Further Study

At the completion of Certificate III in Spoken and Written English students can apply for further study in any chosen area.

For example, Individual Support. Or apply directly for jobs in their chosen field.

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

Help with Fees

Specialist Course Information

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

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

Unit CodeUnit Description
SWEAWV001Apply routine English Work, Health and Safety vocabulary
SWEDEP001Use and modify routine English pronunciation
SWEDSJ002Apply routine English language skills for job seeking
SWELPE002Comprehend and participate in routine informal spoken exchanges
SWERWT009Read and write routine transactional texts


Portfolio, role plays, written activities, oral presentations, group discussions