22643VIC Certificate III in EAL (Employment)

VU course code: 22643VIC | Level of study: TAFE
0.5 years full time
Face to Face
Footscray Nicholson, St Albans, Sunshine, Werribee


Improve your English and gain practical skills for work, with Certificate III in EAL (Employment) 22643VIC at Victoria University.

This course is designed for people learning English as an additional language. It will help you to develop English-language speaking, listening, reading and writing skills to communicate effectively in the workplace.

In this English-for-work course, you will develop strategies for learning and skills to:

  • engage in conversations in the workplace
  • read and write straightforward information for employment
  • build good workplace relationships
  • use numerical information for work
  • organise and complete a practical placement.
NRT logoThis course is nationally recognised training.

Entry requirements

When assessing your application, we consider your education, work experience, current skills and personal attributes (where relevant).

Applicants for this course will need to meet the entry criteria outlined below. If you don’t meet the entry criteria, you may be able to gain entry by first completing a different course. We call this a ‘pathway’.

You may also be eligible for ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’, which lets you finish your course more quickly when you have gained some of the skills required from past study or work experience.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Victoria University is committed to providing a transparent admissions process. Find out more about how to apply for our courses, and our commitment to admissions transparency. Meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee entry into this course. Past academic performance may be considered.

Course Structure

To be awarded the 22643VIC Certificate III in EAL (Employment), a total of eight (8) units must be achieved, consisting of: 3 core units and 5 electives which can be selected from units not previously completed from the following:- elective units listed in this qualification
- Certificate II, III and/or IV qualifications in this EAL Framework
- units/modules which are first packaged in AQF levels 2, 3 and/or 4 in other accredited courses and/or endorsed training packages.

Fees & Scholarships

TAFE fees vary, depending on how much the government contributes towards course costs (if anything).

Read below to find out about the fee ‘type’, the estimated yearly tuition costs for this course, and the financial support on offer.




Studying English at Victoria University will improve your English, learning skills, and confidence. Studying this course will help you access further certificates in English, and further TAFE or university studies.

The Certificate III in EAL (Employment) will help you progress in your English learning to participate in the Australian workplace and become familiar with Australian workplace culture.


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