Cambridge Examination Preparation



CRICOS Course Code: 093245J

Levels:     Intermediate to Advanced

Duration: Full time – 20 hours per week


Cambridge English (also known as ESOL) is a department of Cambridge University, London. Cambridge English has been providing English language assessments and qualifications for over 100 years.

Cambridge English is recognised as the leader in English language education and assessment. Their approach is driven by world-class research and a profound commitment to delivering educational excellence by: 

  • Providing increased opportunities for learners and teachers
  • Offering value to teachers, educational institutions and employers
  • Promoting language learning to benefit society as a whole.

Cambridge English offers a range of examinations all of which are aligned with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) – the international standard for describing language ability.

Many Cambridge examinations are accepted for work, immigration and study globally:

  •    20,000 universities, employers and governments around the world accept Cambridge English exams.
  •    Cambridge examinations open doors to higher education, improve employment opportunities and increase choice for study or work.
  •    Many Cambridge English exams are also accepted for visa and study purposes in the UK, Australia, USA and Canada.

Scots English College offers three Cambridge Examination Preparation Courses:

  1. Cambridge Preliminary (PET) Preparation Course
  2. Cambridge First (FCE) Preparation Course 
  3. Cambridge Advanced (CAE) Preparation Course 

Students may choose to complete one, two or all three levels of the Cambridge Examination Preparation Course. For example, a student who wishes to take the Cambridge First Certificate in English may decide to complete the Cambridge Preliminary (PET) Preparation Course before taking the Cambridge First (FCE) Preparation Course.


During the course, students will:

  •    Learn about the structure of the Cambridge test
  •    Learn what the examiner is looking for
  •    Learn useful examination tips from experienced teachers
  •    Complete practice Cambridge tests
  •    Learn strategies to manage your time and answer questions under pressure 
  •    Focus on your language skills that need most work to help you get the score you need in the Cambridge examination 

During 2017, Scots English College is only offering Cambridge First (FCE) Preparation course.


Our intake dates are:

  • 6th March 2017
  • 29th May 2017
  • 11th September 2017