Spoken and Written English (Advanced) CityEast College

Course Outline

Improve your spoken English for work in Australia. Units are selected from FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills for Vocational Pathways and will cover the following topics:

  • Australian pronunciation
  • Listening to Australian English
  • Workplace reading and writing
  • Oral communication skills
  • Negotiating and discussing workplace problems
  • Australian slang and common idioms
  • Customer service
  • Learning goals
  • Grammar and vocabulary practice

Ideal for...

This course is suitable for upper-intermediate/advanced students who wish to improve their pronunciation, learn Australian idioms and slang, formal and informal vocabulary, communication strategies, improve their overall speaking skills and develop more confidence.


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

About our English teachers

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

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.

Other information

Please note: To attend this course, you will need to make an appointment for an assessment.

Call 9387 7400 or email joanne@cec.edu.au to make an appointment. You will also need unique student identifier (USI), which we can help you set up when you are assessed.

A reduced fee of $20 (subsidised by the NSW Government) for eligible permanent residents and citizens- Please call 9387 7400 make an appointment to check your eligibility.

Assessments are made against units of competency from the Certificate II in Skills for Work and Vocational Pathways FSK20113.
  • Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems (FSKLRG09)
  • Use oral communication skills to participate in workplace meetings (FSKOCM04)
  • Deliver and monitor a service to customers (BSBCUS301)
  • Write routine workplace texts (FSKWTG09)
  • Interact effectively with others at work (FSKOCM07)
  • Write simple documents (BSBWRT301)
  • Use routine strategies for work-related learning (FSKLRG11)
  • Read and respond to routine workplace information (FSKRDG10)

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