Cambridge English: ESOL Skills for Life • wholly externally assessed by trained and experienced examiners • available on multiple dates throughout the year to suit the learner and the learning provider • can be eligible for government funding • profiled results for individual learner feedback • fast turnaround of results • available as an all-unit certificate (Speaking and Listening, Reading, Writing) or as single-unit awards
It is a test of Speaking and Listening, available at CEFR Level A1 and CEFR Level B1. It is designed to meet the requirements of UK Visas and Immigration for people applying:
The new test has been designed to meet specific immigration requirements for which applicants only need to demonstrate speaking and listening skills.
IELTS Life Skills at CEFR Level A1 takes 16-18 minutes and Level B1 is 22 minutes.
A certificated IELTS Examiner will assess the performance throughout the Speaking and Listening test based on the following criteria:
Test results are normally available within seven (7) days of your test.