The certificate is accepted by thousands of
employers, universities and government
departments around the world. It is accepted by
thousands of industrial, administrative and
service – based employers as a qualification in
English at an advanced level. It is also
accepted by a wide range of educational
institutions for study purposes.
Our intensive course
will fully prepare students for the exam by
concentrating on developing the following skills
at an advanced level in preparation for the
Cambridge English: Advanced Exam:
Reading: Students are taught to read a
variety of different texts with understanding
including letters, reports proposals, essays and
Writing: Students will learn a variety of
advanced writing skills. Letters, reports,
essays, information sheets and competition
entries are among the writing topics covered.
Listening: Listening skills are improved
and students are taught to listen to a wide
variety of material with understanding. The
materials covered include news
announcements, speeches, formal dialogues,
anecdotes, stories and announcements.
Speaking: Students will learn to improve
their verbal communication skills and describe a
variety of subjects, take part in dialogues,
provide information in a formal interview
context; give an extended talk on a given topic;
and take part in a formal discussion.
Additional skills covered include:
• General use of English covering word formation
and key word transformation among other areas
• Grammar: Cover the main body of English
language rules required to operate at an
advanced level and be successful in the exam.
• Vocabulary Topics: Develop vocabulary
connected with the most common CAE topics, such
as Entertainment, Technology, Body and health,
Employment, Crime and punishment, Holidays and
travel, Numbers and money.
The full-time course also includes General
English Classes that Complement the CAE class
Students will be given a comprehensive written
and oral placement test on their first day to
find the most suitable class for them.
Assessment is continuous throughout the course.
Students are tested every 6 weeks and receive
feedback from teachers.
Expected outcomes for students
Upon completion of the course, students will be
able to use English with enhanced confidence and
should be well prepared for the CAE examination.
Preparation Course Dates 2017
Each of the written papers is returned to
Cambridge for marking and assessment.
The speaking assessment is conducted by two
locally based examiners with who examine candidates face to face. All examiners
are accredited by Cambridge.
WIE is an Authorised
CAE Examination Centre. Students who complete
the CAE course can sit the exam at our campus in
Hamilton after the course finishes.
We also welcome
non-WIE students to register for the exams.
Dates 2017 in WIE
Entry Closing Date
Fri 10 Feb 17
Fri 10 Mar 17
Fri 10 Mar 17
Sat 8 Apr 17
Fri 14 Apr 17
Sat 13 May 17
Fri 5 May 17
Tue 6 Jun 17
Fri 30 Jun 17
Thu 27 Jul 17
Fri 28 Jul 17
Thu 24 Aug 17
Fri 8 Sep 17
Sat 7 Oct 17
Fri 27 Oct 17
Tue 28 Nov 17
Fri 3 Nov 17
Sat 9 Dec 17
Course Fee Information
Special Offer for
Cambridge Exam Preparation Course
Price: Tuition fee $2900 for 10 weeks
(normally at $3900 for 10 weeks)
Enrolment fee: $180
Resource fee: $120
offers occur regularly, please