Overview on NAATI CCL

Overview on NAATI CCL

The Credentialed Community Language Test (CCL)-NAATI exam is given by many aspirants to secure 5
points for their residency process. Here is brief ovwrview on Naati and what it is actually. It is an
assessment of your language abilities at a community level which is mostly taken by the applicants who
are looking to lodge a point-based visa application. After passing the test, the students are awarded five
points for their visa lodgment. These bonus points are also referred to as Credentialed Community
Language Points. However, this test does not certify you to work as a professional interpreter or a
translator.

Test Format:

NAATI CCL tests are delivered online and students from overseas can appear for the same.
The test consists of two dialogue recordings. Each dialogue represents a conversation between a native
English Speaker and a native Language Other Than English (LOTE) speaker. Each dialogue is
approximately 300 words, with about half in English and half in the LOTE. The dialogues are divided into
segments of 35 words or less.
The time allotted for the exam is 20 minutes in which NAATI expects you to complete the test. To clear
the test one should score overall minimum 63/90 and individual dialogue minimum 29/45. Naati exam is
done in many languages like Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil and with new languages being added up like Telugu,
Gujrati etc.

Topics Covered:

The dialogues used will reflect real-life situations in Australian society. They are designed to examine a
candidate’s ability to understand both languages and communicate in them. The topics may include:
• Business
• Consumer Affairs
• Employment
• Health
• Immigration/Settlement
• Legal
• Community
• Education
• Financial
• Housing
• Insurance
• Social Services

Englishfirm NAATI courses:

Englishfirm offers myriad of NAATI courses ranging from Hindi to Punjabi to Tamil to Telugu. Our
personalized NAATI courses guarantee student success while providing repeated dialogues which makes
it easier for student in exam. Please visit our site today or call Englishfirm Parramatta to clear you NAATi
in first attempt itself and with ease.

Other References:

PTE for Nursing Registration – https://englishfirm.com/2020/11/09/pte-for-nursing-registration/

Things you must know about changes in PTE score

Things you must know about changes in PTE score

There has been a buzz that changing PTE score equivalency to IELTS have made getting a PR in Australia a distant dream. Will the changes impact you? To answer this we here at Englishfirm has taken upon us to provide students with up to date details. To know the impact that it will have on your current VISA or future plans here in Australia read further.

Good News for 485, Student and Partner VISA

People seek Graduate VISA, Student and Partner VISA for them the score has decreased from 50 to 46. Earlier 50 was equivalent to IELTS 6. However, Pearson have decreased the value and made it to 46. So, all you guys aiming for 6 bands in IELTS now have to score 46 in PTE to get your desired result.

PTE score changes for Nursing Student

To get admission into Nursing Universities and for nursing registration earlier it was 65 which was equivalent to 7 bands. However, with the present changes PTE has increased that 65 to 66 and we all know how much each and every marks is significant. That’s why Englishfirm offers customized course for nursing aspirant to meet their desired result.

News for 189, 190 and 491 VISA

Department of  Australian immigration has not made any official confirmation on any updates on selection criteria.
So , it remains the same until any further notice. However, Pearson has updated the PTE 79 score to PTE 84 to match with IELTS 8.
But, worry not Englishfirm offers all the strategies and tips making this target an achievable target.

So, knowing the changes that took place in PTE we now know that is only going to get difficult in future to get the highest band possible. Hence, now is the right to start your PTE classes with Englishfirm and achieve your score in first attempt itself. Enquire now for our customized and personal one-on-one classes to make your PTE journey a walk in the park with Englishfirm.

Other References:

PTE for Nursing Registration – https://englishfirm.com/2020/11/09/pte-for-nursing-registration/