LanguageCert International ESOL SELT A2 (Speaking & Listening)

LanguageCert International ESOL SELT A2 (Speaking & Listening) is a two-skills exam in English, aligned to A2 CEFR level.

About LanguageCert International ESOL SELT A1 (Speaking & Listening) exam

  • It is a short online conversation with a live interlocutor
  • It lasts 9-11 minutes
  • Each candidate is examined individually
  • Topics and tasks are based on practical experience

After your exam you will receive a Test Report that shows your score and your unique reference number (URN). If you have met the score required for your UK visa, your need to include your URN in your visa application.
LanguageCert International ESOL A2 (Speaking & Listening) is accepted for the following UK visa types.

This exam is accepted for the following UK visa application types

Application typeMinimum CEFR level required for UK visaSkills requiredLanguageCert SELT exam
Further Leave to Remain (visa extension):
Family life as a partner of a settled person (Spouse/Partner)
Family life as a parent (Parent of a dependent)
An A2 English language SELT is required for family route Leave to Remain applications after 2.5 years in the UK.
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Exam Duration Speaking & Listening 9-11 minutes

Speaking & Listening


Part 1

  • Personal information: Responding on questions on familiar matters.

Part 2

  • Situational role plays: Initiating and responding appropriately in social situations.

Part 3

  • Exchanging information: Exchanging information around a given image / set of images.

Part 4a

  • Listen and Respond: Answering questions on a short monologue delivered by the interlocutor.
 Part 4b
  •  Long turn: Delivering a short, uninterrupted talk on a relevant topic, provided by the interlocutor.