On successful completion of the Spoken English language course at SkillsIon, the candidate is provided with a course completion certificate. For instance, if the candidate has completed the intermediate level of the online spoken English language course at SkillIon, we provide a course completion certificate for the intermediate level, the same applies to other levels. This certificate can be used along with your resume to showcase your English language skills to your current and prospective employers. Most companies accept this as a piece of valid evidence.
In addition to the Spoken English language course completion certificate from SkillsIon, candidates could also get international English language certificates, that are acknowledged by the Common European Framework of Reference for languages (CEFR). The choice of English language examinations available is quite wide. The most widely recognized English exams are the TOFEL, IELTS, PTE and Cambridge English exams which cover all CEFR levels, from A1(beginner) to C2 (advanced). SkillsIon offers courses that focus specifically on these exams. Once candidates have achieved a desired level of proficiency in Spoken English through our Online Spoken English course, they could reach out to our HR team or course coordinators to choose a suitable exam preparation course. These official certificates would help in securing admission into international universities, visa processes, and in increasing your employability quotient.
Some of the common questions regarding the various Official English language Certifications are answered below. During the course, our trainers would guide you further and provide advice in this regard.
What is IELTS?
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is an examination which is used for studying, working or living in the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand and South Africa. The exam is also accepted by many institutions in the United States, but only for study purposes.
What is TOEFL?
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is a popular English proficiency testing examination which is accepted for studying and living in the United States. You can take the TOEFL test either at a local centre or through the internet.
What are Cambridge English Exams?
Cambridge English (CAE) exams are accepted for study and work opportunities in many countries worldwide and for immigration in the UK, Canada and Australia. You can register to take a CAE exam at over 2,800 centres in 130 countries around the world.
What is the Pearson Test of English?
The Pearson Test of English (PTE) is used for study and work purposes in the UK, Australia, Canada, USA and as part of the visa application for Australia. The greatest advantage of PTE is that it provides flexible test dates almost every day in around 150 locations worldwide and results are available after only five business days.
What are the other exams available?
Test of English Language for International Communication (TOEIC) is a test of English for communication and it’s usually used for business.
Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) and Oral Proficiency Interview Computer-delivered (OPIC) are tests of spoken English fluency. These tests are often used in business or to prove their level of spoken English.
Occupational English Test (OET) has been developed specifically for 12 healthcare professions. This test reflects real workplace tasks and relevant language skills.