A1 Settlement Courses

Pathway Training Settlement Courses

A1 Settlement Course

This course will give you the basic English reading, writing, speaking and listening skills you need to enter or remain in the UK as the husband, wife, civil partner or fiancé of a British citizen or settled person.

You will work towards the City & Guilds A1 IESOL certificate together with the City & Guilds A1 ISESOL certificate with our support and guidance.

You will have the opportunity to apply for the City & Guilds A1 IESOL diploma after passing both exams.

Is this course right for me?

If you are looking to join your partner in the UK, then this course could be helpful to you.

However, you will need to ensure you have enough time to attend your classes, carry out
your assignments and participate in extra curriculum activities (optional) to get the most out of the programme:

  • Standard full time courses 20 hours per week over 12 weeks
  • Standard part time courses 7.5 hours per week up to 20 weeks

Why choose Pathway Training?

We will make you feel welcome and give you the support and encouragement you need to develop the English language skills required to satisfy the UK Home Office.

Special emphasis will be placed on preparing you for the different types of questions you will experience in your exams. You will also have the opportunity to practice grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation through interactive seminars, group activities and exercises. And you will use a variety of training media, including quality British newspapers, to familiarise yourself with UK arts, science, business and technology developments in preparation for your move.

We will help you manage your progress with:

  • Informal feedback
  • Monthly tests
  • Pre-exam mock test

You will be invited to discuss your development following each assessment and your tutor will provide any additional counselling you may need to help you reach your learning goals.

Entry requirements:

A pre-intermediate level of General English is advisable.

Please get in touch with us to find out more.