LanguageCert Young Learners ESOL 


The first steps in English language assessment for young learners (aged 7+). A Written (Listening, Reading, Writing) and Spoken (Speaking) exam, mapped to the pre-A1 level of the CEFR*.


About the exam:

  • Created specifically for children
  • Themes based on age-appropriate topics of interests to children such as family, hobbies or daily life situations
  • Consists of a Written (Listening, Reading, Writing) and Spoken (Speaking) exam, leading to 2 separate certificates

Written exam: 

  • Paper-based
  • Duration 1 hour (Fox) and 1h 15' (Owl)

Spoken exam:

  • Face-to-face
  • Duration 5 minutes (Fox) and 7' (Owl)

Certificates are issued by LanguageCert and delivered by the Test Centre.