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Preparation for GESE (SELT) B1 Exam

Day of week:
Delivered online
Level 2
13:00 - 16:00
4 weeks

This is a virtual learning course.

GESE is Graded Examinations in Spoken English for people who want to develop communicative English language speaking and listening skills for use in real life - whatever the purpose, whether for immigration, work, study, leisure or employment. GESE is a UK Government- approved test for settlement and visa application purposes when taken at a Trinity SELT Centre.

Do you need to pass a B1 English Exam for a UK visa? The course teaches you the grammar and vocabulary to help you pass the GESE Grade 5 B1 exam.

Spoken English (GESE) are one-to-one oral assessments of speaking and listening skills with a Trinity examiner.

Who is the tutor?

About the Tutor: Lydia Kasera-Kwoba

Lydia Kasera-Kwoba is a qualified ESOL tutor who has worked in Adult Education for many years. With a wealth of experience in delivering to groups of all levels and nationalities, she provides in-depth learning and self-study for all learners, providing information and guidance on such topics as initial assessment, examinations and extra support.

View all courses taught by Lydia Kasera-Kwoba here

How will I be taught?

You will work on a variety of activities as a class and in small groups or pairs. This allows the tutor to attend to individual needs as well as to direct the learning of the group as a whole. A variety of teaching strategies will be used. You will be expected to do homework.

An individual learning plan of work (ILP) is developed between you and the tutor. The ILP will be regularly monitored and discussed with your tutor. Additionally, your work will be regularly marked by your tutor who will give you oral/written feedback.

If you wish to take the exam, please note that the exam fee is not included in the course fee and you will need to pay an additional fee once your tutor has confirmed that you are ready to sit the exam.

What do I need to have with me?

English-English dictionary, note pad for taking notes. You will need to have access to the Internet to join the online live classes.

What can I do next?

Learners will be able to study further levels. The class tutor will be able to advise you further.

What do I need to join the course

All learners are eligible. However, before you can enrol on this course, there will be a free initial assessment to check that the course is at the right level for you. Please book an interview by sending an email to:

We make every effort to keep our prices as low as possible and therefore regret that we cannot return payments to students who withdraw from a course. When you enrol, please understand that you are agreeing to pay the total price for the whole course, including all outstanding balances should you withdraw.
The exam (optional) at the end of the course will entail additional fees.

A certificate is generated if the candidate has achieved a pass level . The certificate states the level of pass as follows: Pass with Distinction/Pass with Merit /Pass .

Certificates for GESE exams taken at UK Secure English Language Test (SELT) centres are usually sent within seven days.

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If you require any information about joining this online course then please call 03000 41 22 22* and quote the Course Code MAI/106012/K/NC.