Take the opportunity to obtain internationally recognised certification of your language abilities. AM Language is an approved test centre for Gatehouse Awards and their partners in Malta, BCED (Board of Certification Examination & Development). Together we are offering recognised ESOL International Qualifications for levels A1-B1 and B2-C2 which can be booked individually or as groups at your convenience with flexible exam dates and fast results. These high quality qualifications are mapped to the CEFR and approved by OFQUAL.
Internationally recognised GENERAL ENGLISH exams:
•Ofqualregulated CEFR aligned qualifications
•Recognised by higher education & employers
•Assess your General English abilities
•Exam tasks cover material taught on courses
•Specifically for non-native speakers of English
•Available at all levels from beginners to proficiency
•Register through am Language Studio up to 1 week before you wish to take the exam
•Friendly examiners & exams held at am Language Studio
•Marked in UK by expert examiners
•Results within 4-7 working days depending on volume
Examination fees range from €100 -€165 depending on level.
LEVEL 1 AWARD IN EMPLOYABILITY
The aim of the Level 1 Award in Employability is to provide candidates with the knowledge, understanding and skills to develop their employability and appeal to prospective employers
The GA Employability qualifications recognize the development of candidates’ persona knowledge to operate independently in work and life and allow them to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills while they are in, or preparing to enter the world of work and provide an essential foundation to their working life.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification but learners are expected to have knowledge of English language equivalent to CEFR level B1.
In order to achieve the GA Level 1 Award in Employability, candidates must achieve a minimum of 7 credits at Level 1 including at least 4 credits from units in Group A. The remaining credits can be taken from units in Group A or Group B
|Personal Qualities and Behaviours for Work||Level 1||15||2|
|Searching for Job Opportunities||Level 1||10||1|
|Producing a CV||Level 1||15||2|
|Completing a Job Application||Level 1||15||2|
|Preparing for Interviews||Level 1||15||2|
|Understanding Inductions and First Days at Work||Level 1||20||2|
|Being Healthy and Safe in a Place of Learning or Work||Entry 3||15||2|
|Being Managed at Work||Level 1||10||1|
|Teamwork for Employment||Level 1||15||2|
|Understanding Effective Time Management||Level 1||15||2|
|Following Instructions||Level 1||15||2|
|Understanding Effective Customer Service||Level 1||10||1|
|Making Decisions||Level 1||10||1|
|Solving Problems for Work||Level 1||10||1|
|Using Social Media for Work||Level 1||25||3|
|Understanding Finances and Budgets||Level 1||30||3|
|Coping with Change at Work||Level 1||15||2|
|Understanding the Role of Representative Bodies||Level 1||10||1|
|Understanding Conflict||Level 1||15||2|
|Rights and Responsibilities of Employment||Level 1||15||2|
The GA Level 1 Award in Employability is assessed via a portfolio of evidence consisting or written tasks, observations, notes and Q&A. Completed portfolios are then internally assessed by Centre teaching staff and verified by BCED. They are then made available to the GA External Verifier for final decision on learners’ success.
Completed portfolios should be assessed by Centre staff, internally verified and made available to the GA External Verifier
Units are assessed in the context of the world of work. Knowledge criteria should be met by candidates making reference to the world of work and/or their workplace. Skill criteria should be assessed in realistic conditions likely to be found in the workplace.
There are no further additional or special evidence or assessment requirements for these units/qualifications
Candidates are assessed on PASS/REFER basis – there is no grading.
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