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Intensive Test Preparation

Intensive Test Preparation (ITP) is an intensive preparation course for students who wish to undertake English language testing through IELTS, TOEFL iBT or PTE. It is also suitable for students who wish to qualify for entry into Direct Entry Courses (DEC).
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Key benefits

Learn exam-taking strategies, gain extensive exam practice using past papers, and develop your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.

You will receive:

  • expert tuition
  • familiarisation with test content
  • support in areas of difficulty
  • specific test-taking tips and skills
  • feedback on practice tests and mock exams covering your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.

Entry requirements

You need a minimum level of IELTS 4.0 or equivalent. We will place you in a class according to your IELTS score or equivalent or your score on the CET Placement Test.

Timetables, dates and fees in 2016

The course is usually studied in 11-week blocks and you can join an ongoing course on any Monday. There are nine intakes per year. The course length is dependent on your current English level, your progress within the course and the English level you wish to achieve. The minimum course length is two weeks.

Start date No. of weeks Hours per week Fees Admin fee Material
Any Monday 2-50 weeks 20 hours $450 per week¹ $300 $100²

¹ additional test fees, as applicable
² $100 initial payment
³ $10 for each week of study.
* A minimum of eight students is required for Intensive Test Preparation (ITP) to run a test-specific class. CET reserves the right to cancel a course four weeks prior to commencement. All fees are in Australian dollars.

Other CET courses

You can transfer from this course to other CET courses.