Certificate II In Eal (Access)

( English )
Course code: 1671
National ID: 22251VIC

About this Course

Study Mode Full-time; Part-time
International No
University Pathway No
This qualification provides outcomes that focus on the development of English language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills together with electives selected to develop relevant knowledge and skills for simple everyday communication and community participation and to enable participants to move into further English language education or vocational training or a combination of both, or employment.

These EAL (English as an Additional Language) courses aim to develop skills in English listening, speaking, writing and reading for participants from language backgrounds other than English.

The three levels in the access stream provide a clear pathway for a wide range of learners who want to develop general English language and literacy skills and knowledge for participating eff ectively in the Australian community.

Study Plan

1 Core Units

Unit Code Title
47461 Develop And Document A Learning Plan And Portfolio With Guidance

2 Speaking And Listening Units

Unit Code Title
47462 Participate In Simple Conversations And Transactions

3 Reading And Writing

Unit Code Title
47464 Read And Write Simple Personal Communications And Transactional Texts

4 Language Skills

Unit Code Title
47463 Give And Respond To Simple Verbal Information And Directions
47465 Read And Write Simple Instructional And Informational Texts

5 General Electives

Unit Code Title
47468 Access The Internet And Email To Develop Language
47470 Examine Current Issues
D0781 Produce Simple Word Processed Documents

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses in 2016 on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Fees have been quoted on the basis of 2016 fee rates only. These are expected to change in 2017.​ Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2016​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​.​​​​​​​​

Enrolment Type​
Tuition/Course Fee
Resource Fee 
Concession  Fee

Total Fee
General Training  $86.10
$121.09 Check your eligibility ​ $207.19

Location and Availability
Campus Availability
Fremantle Campus S1
Fremantle Campus S2
Peel Regional Campus S1
Peel Regional Campus S2
Rockingham Campus S1
Rockingham Campus S2
Y: All Year
S1: Semester 1
S2: Semester 2
Entrance Requirements

For entry into for some courses you may need an existing lower-level qualification. For other courses, you may need to demonstrate that you meet a certain level of communication and maths skills.

To discover the most up-to-date entrance requirements for this course before you apply, visit State Training Admissions.

Alternatively contact us directly.

International students:
For information about entrance requirements and how to apply for a South Metropolitan TAFE course, please visit our international section or contact us at international.students@smatfe.wa.edu.au ​​

Access programs:
There are no entrance requirements for Access program courses although some programs are designed to meet the needs of specific groups such as young people, women, people with disabilities or people who speak English as a second language.

To apply, call in at your local campus. Access Programs staff will then contact you to discuss your application.

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Information contained within South Metropolitan TAFE's Course Catalogue is maintained frequently, however be aware there may be situations where data listed doesn't reflect the most current information for the course.

If you wish to confirm the accuracy of any of the information listed, please contact us.​

Domestic full time students:

Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.

Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in. Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.

Tuition fees:

these fees apply to all qualifications - including apprenticeships and traineeships - except access and bridging courses. Please note that you may be eligible for a concession on tuition fees. Please contact the Institute for concession categories. 

Resource fees:

this fee covers the cost of materials and consumables provided by South Metropolitan TAFE. Resource fees vary depending on the content of the course. Some courses such as marine studies, fishing operations, horticulture and outdoor recreation, incur high resource fees.​​

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