Cambridge and Trinity exam preparation

We run English Language Studies (general English) courses at six levels:

1. Beginner 2. Elementary 3. Pre-intermediate 4. Intermediate 5. Upper-intermediate

 6. Advanced

These courses can be combined with Cambridge &Trinity Exam Preparation.


FCE - First Certificate in English (B2)

On our First Certificate (FCE) exam preparation courses you will be guided through and exposed to a variety of strategies to help you realise your potential in the Cambridge exams. You will focus on all parts of the exam - reading, writing, listening, speaking and use of English – as well as exam technique and academic style. As well as the core course material you will also have the opportunity to do authentic FCE exam practice.


CAE - Certificate of Advanced English (C1)

This course helps students to prepare for the CAE exam by consolidating their language skills and giving additional practice in the systems of grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. Students will learn about the CAE exam itself and the kind of exam questions and tasks that they will have to complete to achieve their target score.


IELTS - International English Language Testing System

This advanced level course will help you prepare for the Cambridge IELTS exams. On our IELTS preparation courses, our teachers will guide you through the exam, advise on examination technique and give you authentic IELTS practice. You will receive direct guidance on all parts of the exam – reading, writing, listening, speaking and use of English – with the goal of helping you to achieve your best.


Trinity Exam Preparation - B1 level (grade 5) GESE

Are you planning to apply for British Citizenship or to a University in the UK? Take the Trinity GESE English exam at Phoenix to help your application. This 10 minute speaking and listening exam is approved by the Home Office for English Language requirements. The Trinity exam is a one-to-one, face-to-face oral exam with a Trinity examiner.


BEC - Business English Certificates (B1, B2, C1) 

The Business English Certificates (BEC) are internationally recognised qualifications that show employers your skills for using English in the workplace. BEC is an ideal English language exam if you are preparing for a career in business. There are three different levels of BEC: BEC Preliminary, BEC Vantage and BEC Higher.