Training Students for
Tests Nowadays however, the profile of students taking English assessment
tests has broadened. There are still those preparing to study abroad, but many
students are simply leaving the country, or enjoy the opportunity to do their
MBA, a sandwich doctorate or a fellowship abroad. I have trained many
highly skilled professionals from the areas for which Canada is offering visas.
Along with these, I also have encountered professionals who simply do a CAE or
CPE exam to be better qualified for the workplace, and even young students from
local schools where Cambridge tests are required.
Since our company approaches the training providing individual classes,
our students have had very satisfactory test results. But there are a few challenges involved in training students for tests.
Often, the skill sets an English speaker has acquired in a language
school are different from those used in assessment tests. I have found
that much of the English training in Brazil is bas…