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Extending the Advanced Learner [ESOL Upper Intermediate/Advanced]

Take charge of your work and social environment and learn how to function more effectively. [Level 4+] [Discounted fee of $69 for NZ citizens and residents - if you're a resident/citizen and the course is full, please contact us!]



Pretty fluent in English but don't feel that you can "be yourself" or express who you really are? Know the words to say but not sure if you're getting your message across to your friends, workmates or your boss?   Take charge of your work and social environment and learn how to function and communicate more effectively. For those at level 4 (Upper Intermediate/Advanced).

By the end of the course, you will:
• Be able to identify areas in the workplace and social situations where awareness of performance or feedback from others produces negative feelings
• Have acquired relevant linguistic and cultural information and use it effectively in these situations
• Be aware of how you present yourself in English and reflect on your language and confidence

Please note that the focus of this course is on spoken language skills. 

NOTE:  if the course is full, but you are a NZ citizen or resident, please add your name to the waiting list and also contact us on 04 385 8919 or

Note:  Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don't have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we have to cancel. We'll let you know by email so please check yours regularly. If you need to cancel your registration, here are our terms and conditions: "What You Need to Know".


For ESOL students at level 4 (Upper Intermediate/Advanced). If you are enrolling with us for the first time, please contact the CEC office (04 385 8919) before enrolling so that we can check the level of your English to make sure that you are in the correct class.

NOTE: This course is subsidised with funding from the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) and for statistical purposes, some additional information is required as part of the enrolment process. A condition of enrolment on this course is that you will attend all sessions.  You must also provide evidence of NZ citizenship or residency, if applicable.

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