The Canadian Education College PREPARATORY COURSE FOR INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM (IELTS) syllabus is designed with the IELTS exam in mind, and focuses on listening, speaking, and Academic and General reading and writing skills.

Listening and Reading (Receptive Skills)

  • become deeply familiarised with the various question types that may appear in the IELTS test
  • acquire critical time management skills to ensure that no questions are left unanswered
  • practice effective skimming and scanning techniques
  • learn to avoid common mistakes and pitfalls
  • master the top tips and strategies that significantly improve test scores

Speaking and Writing (Productive Skills)

  • be able to understand different questions and scenarios quickly and easily
  • gain speed and expertise in brainstorming and organising ideas
  • learn practical ways to elaborate ideas and meet minimum word count without compromising on quality
  • build up a depository of exam-focused strategies
  • find out how to score extra points for originality by rephrasing concepts differently
  • steer clear of frequent and common pronunciation errors
  • acquire excellent speech patterns and rhythm from native-speaking teachers and be able to apply them consistently


The Canadian Education College PREPARATORY COURSE FOR INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH LANGUAGE TESTING SYSTEM (IELTS) uses only the most relevant and up-to-date IELTS training materials. Our qualified instructors draw inspiration from a wide range of resources to deliver the most comprehensive and competitive syllabus.

Our lessons are student-centred, resulting in high motivation and optimum success. We believe in using in-class productive activities that integrate language and language skills for effective and positive production, and build up your IELTS confidence. Following the activity, we provide comprehensive feedback on your production and address any errors.

These strategies will develop the skills required for the IELTS exam, as well as make you more comfortable with the format, and allow you to sit for it with confidence in your skills and abilities.