IELTS Coach [NEW]

IELTS Coach [NEW]

(Academic Module)

Prepare for IELTS with the world’s English experts. 

IELTS Coach is a programme designed to maximise your success on test day by equipping you with the strategies you need to succeed. The British Council is a co-owner of IELTS, so we are well-placed to help you get the result you deserve. IELTS Coach is especially designed for intermediate students and above looking to improve their academic performance for the IELTS test. 

 

Flexibility

Designed for students who may not have much time but still need effective preparation, IELTS Coach offers you the flexibility of choosing which parts of the exam you want to focus on and in which order. Offered throughout the year, with intensive courses running over the holidays, IELTS Coach puts you in control of your learning. 

Take the full course or choose one or more 12-hour modules depending on your needs:

  • IELTS Coach Listening – in this module you will be equipped with listening strategies such as predicting information, identifying synonyms and antonyms and dealing with distracting information, in order to correctly answer IELTS Listening questions.
  • IELTS Coach Reading – in this module you will learn how to apply reading skills such as skimming or scanning, and techniques such as identifying synonyms and antonyms to tackle all kinds of questions on IELTS Reading.
  • IELTS Coach Writing – in this module you will encounter a comprehensive set of activities to maximise your score on IELTS Writing Task 1 and 2. You will learn how to identify key features and fully respond to the prompt in order to meet expectations for Task Achievement, as well as improve your grammar and vocabulary.
  • IELTS Coach Speaking – in this module you will take part in speaking tasks and activities designed to maximise your score across all four assessment criteria: Fluency and Coherence, Lexical Resource, Grammatical Range and Accuracy, and Pronunciation.

You will also have access to a set of complimentary online resources designed specifically for IELTS Coach students. An excellent way to review your lessons and extend your learning, these resources will help ensure you get the score you really deserve on the IELTS.

 

Strategies

IELTS Coach will help you focus on the exam strategies you need in order to be successful on the IELTS. You will become familiar with the test format and learn how to approach different sections of the test. Our British Council in-house materials cover all question types and include useful tips for the exam. Cambridge English authentic examination papers will allow you to put these strategies into practice.

 

IELTS Experts

IELTS Coach is delivered by British Council IELTS Experts – British Council qualified teachers who know the test inside out. Your teacher will coach you in applying strategies and techniques which are sure to maximise your IELTS score. 

 

English level requirement:

Intermediate or above

Where is this course taught?

IELTS Language Preparation

IELTS Language Preparation Programme

(Academic Module)

If you would like to combine your language competency with a focus on exam techniques and skills, then this course is ideal for you. You will:

  • follow a Cambridge IELTS coursebook with specifically tailored material to suit your current English level and needs, and designed to help you move to the next
  • receive specific advice from an expert teacher about each section of the exam, and tips on how to best approach the test questions
  • focus on how to write effectively and speak skilfully in order to score well in the exam
  • practise language and vocabulary specific to the exam so that you can maximise your potential score
  • develop an awareness of common topics and questions that will help you feel more relaxed on the day of the test
  • have access to free online IELTS skill modules for Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading, plus grammar and vocabulary with specific reference made to areas in which Chinese learners need most help. 

 

English level requirement:

Pre-intermediate, Intermediate and Upper Intermediate

IELTS Mock 1-to-1

IELTS Mock 1-to-1

(Academic and General Training Modules)

Get the most authentic exam experience in Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading with our mock exam. You will receive 90 minutes of one-to-one speaking exam practice, personalised post-written exam feedback, and help from our IELTS experts on how to improve your performance in all the key areas of the exam. 

Mock exam arrangement:

Day 1 Day 2
Listening (30 minutes) Speaking + Written exam feedback 
(1 hour 30 minutes)
Reading (1 hour)
Writing (1 hour)

IELTS One-Day Workshop

IELTS Exam Skills One-Day Workshop 

(Academic Module)

This is an intensive day of study with speaking and reading in the morning session and listening and writing in the afternoon. You will learn practical skills and techniques to help you achieve your best score in your IELTS test. 

 

English level requirement:

Pre-intermediate and above

Course Fee and Registration

IELTS Coach

Find out how to register and book a English entry test here.

 

Hours per module: 12 hours

Fee: HK$2,590 per module 

Enjoy the following discounts when you register for two or more modules at the same time:

Two modules: 10% off (Discounted price: HK$4,662)

Three modules: 15% off (Discounted price: HK$6,604.5)

Four modules: 30% off (Discounted price: HK$7,252)

IELTS Language Preparation Programme

Find out how to register and book a English entry test here.

 

Summer course

Course starts in: July

Course length: 6 weeks, 54 hours. Three 3-hour lesson per week

Course fee: HK$7,200 (HK$133 per hour)

9.5-week intensive course

Course starts in: September / November / February / May

Course length: 9.5 weeks, 57 hours. Two 3-hour lesson per week

Course fee: HK$7,900 (HK$139 per hour)

19-week course

Course starts in: September / February

Course length: 19 weeks, 57 hours. One 3-hour lesson per week  

Course fee: HK$7,900 (HK$139 per hour)

Enjoy 6-month interest free instalment when registering with designated credit cards. 

Download the timetable at the bottom of this page 

IELTS Mock 1-to-1

Discount price: HK$1,250* (Original price: HK$2,500)

* Offer is applicable for existing students who registered for IELTS Language Preparation Programme (57 hours) or IELTS Coach (4 modules). Terms and conditions apply. 

Register now using our Online Registration System.

 

Before proceeding to the online registration, please have the following items available:

  1. A valid ID document or passport.
  2. A valid VISA card or MasterCard for online payment.

Important notes for online registration:

  1. You have to complete the whole registration process including online payment within 20 minutes. The time slot you hold will be automatically released after 20 minutes if we cannot receive your payment.
  2. Places are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.
  3. The application will only be processed with all the necessary items.
  4. Change of IELTS Exam Skills Modular & IELTS Exam Skills One Day Workshop date is only allowed up to one working day BEFORE the class/workshop day at British Council, 3 Supreme Court Road, Admiralty, Hong Kong.
  5. Please note that you are only allowed to change the mock exam date on medical grounds. The mock exam date can be changed once only. You need to submit such requests on or before the test.
  6. Refunds are only possible if the workshop is cancelled and places can only be guaranteed once payment has been made.
  7. IELTS Mock and courses applicants must be aged 16 or above.

IELTS Exam Skills One-Day Workshop

Class time: 10a.m. - 5p.m.(including a 1-hour lunch break)

Fee: HK$1,300

Register now using our Online Registration System.

 

Before proceeding to the online registration, please have the following items available:

  1. A valid ID document or passport.
  2. A valid VISA card or MasterCard for online payment.

Important notes for online registration:

  1. You have to complete the whole registration process including online payment within 20 minutes. The time slot you hold will be automatically released after 20 minutes if we cannot receive your payment.
  2. Places are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.
  3. The application will only be processed with all the necessary items.
  4. Change of IELTS Exam Skills Modular & IELTS Exam Skills One Day Workshop date is only allowed up to one working day BEFORE the class/workshop day at British Council, 3 Supreme Court Road, Admiralty, Hong Kong.
  5. Please note that you are only allowed to change the mock exam date on medical grounds. The mock exam date can be changed once only. You need to submit such requests on or before the test.
  6. Refunds are only possible if the workshop is cancelled and places can only be guaranteed once payment has been made.
  7. IELTS Mock and courses applicants must be aged 16 or above.