English language tests for private hire drivers
The transport for London (TfL) has announced that all new applicants, and existing private hire drivers applying to renew their licence for the first time since the introduction of this new requirement, must now meet the equivalent of a B1 English language requirement.
From 14 October 2016:
A transitional process will apply to all licence applications received by TfL on or after 14 October 2016: the licence holder must satisfy TfL that they have met the English language requirement by no later than 31 March 2017. Any licence holder that fails to do this may face licensing action
From 1 April 2017:
For applications received on or after 1 April 2017, all applicants must provide evidence that they meet the English language requirement as part of their application before a licence will be issued.
B1 English Language Preparation Classes
The UK Graduate exam preparation classes will help you to develop the language and confidence you need to pass your B1 exam, focusing on the reading, writing, speaking and listening components.
B1 English Language Test Covers following communicative skills to pass the exam;
Test of 4 skills:
- Speaking and Listening
- Reading and Writing
During the preparation course you will take weekly practice tests and receive feedback on your performance. You will also have regular personal tutorials with your teacher to discuss your progress. By taking out B1 preparation course you will:
- Improve your knowledge of grammar and vocabulary
- Improve your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills
- Prepare for the exam by learning how to avoid the pitfalls
- Get advice on what examiners need you to be able to do in each part of the exam.
After taking this course, you will:
- Better understand the requirements and strategies of each part of the B1 test
- Have improved your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.
For more information about the classes and Guaranteed Pass Call 020 3609 0260 / 079 5666 4680 or book an appointment.
You will need to take the exams at an approved centre for a fee of £180.00. We are happy to help you book it for you.