English for Work - Advanced CityEast College

Course Outline

* Do you think your English skills are not quite good enough for work? Do your writing skills need some more improvement?

This course will help you fine-tune your speaking, reading and writing skills, particularly in the workplace. Expand the vocabulary you need to use at work and learn to write formal letters and emails. Improve your fluency, grammar and editing skills and reading at the same time.

Ideal for

Students who want to improve their English for work.

Entry requirements

  • Upper-Intermediate level of English.

This course will give you the skills you need to

  • Interact more effectively at work
  • Write formal emails and letters
  • Use routine strategies for work-related learning
  • Respond to routine workplace problems
  • Read and respond to workplace information


Units are selected from FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Vocational Pathways. Upon successful completion students will receive a nationally accredited Statement of Attainment.

About our teachers

Our teachers are fully qualified and highly experienced with accredited vocational training.

Fees and Government Subsidies

This course may be subsidised by the NSW Government under the Smart and Skilled program, which assists eligible candidates in gaining the skills required to find a job. Students may be eligible for a concession or fee exemption, determined through Training Services NSW criteria. Students who claim an exemption or concession are required to provide evidence in accordance with the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria. For further information, please visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/

The full fee of $840.00 applies to non-residents (tourist, working holiday and other types of temporary visas) and those not eligible for a government subsidy.

What to bring

All course materials will be provided. Just bring a notebook and a pen and be ready to learn in a friendly and relaxed environment.

Enquiries or to enrol

Please note: To attend this course, you will need to make an appointment to assess your eligibility for government funding and language and literacy.

Please call 93877400 or email joanne@cec.edu.au to make an appointment for an enrolment interview.

Other information

You will also need a unique student identifier (USI), which we can help you set up when you start class.

Please note:
All courses need a minimum number of students to run. If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled prior to commencement and you will be informed. For your convenience, information about class cancellations or changes are made initially via email and SMS. Please ensure these details are correct.

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways FSK20113.
  • Write routine workplace texts (FSKWTG09)
  • Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems (FSKLRG09)
  • Use routine strategies for work-related learning (FSKLRG11)
  • Interact effectively with others at work (FSKOCM07)
  • Read and respond to routine workplace information (FSKRDG10)

This course has no current classes. Please to be notified of vacancies and similar courses.