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Virtual IELTS Preparation

Course Code: VI-IELTS
  • 20 lessons live classes
  • 5 lessons guided self-learning
  • Each lesson = 60 min
  • Online Activity Programme
  • Access to the CEC Virtual Platform 24/7
  • All classes are taught by an experienced CEC teacher
  • Maximum 15 students per class

Prepare the IELTS Test online with CECCEC Virtual IELTS preparation classes aim to develop students’ general English language and skills knowledge while also providing thorough preparation in the format of the IELTS test. Classes give a thorough grounding in all four skills as well as expanding general English vocabulary, improving grammar and perfecting students’ functional and conversational language. 

In addition to focusing on the format of the exam and on perfecting test-taking techniques, classes help students to improve the specific language areas and issues associated with IELTS. Classes cover all the main areas needed to get a better score on the Speaking, Reading, Writing and Listening sections of the IELTS test. CEC’s IELTS Preparation teachers are highly experienced and have thorough knowledge of the exam.

Each CEC Virtual Class includes access to our E-Learning platform for guided self-study giving students 24/7 learning, to improve upon the language and skills learnt during class time.

IELTS Preparation course online with Cork English College

Placement Testing

Each student will take an online placement test in order to determine their current level. The placement test allows our academic team to understand each student’s strengths & weaknesses and where they are in their learning journey. In order to place them in a class level which best suits them.


Monday to Friday – 4 hours each day

09:00 – 11:00

30-minute break for refreshments

11:30 – 13:30

All class times follow Irish Standard Time (IST)

5 additional hours of guided self-learning using CEC’s extensive online platforms. All self-learning is planned and assigned by CEC teachers in line with daily classes.

What’s Required for CEC Online

To join our virtual classrooms, students will need a PC, laptop, tablet or mobile device with a stable internet connection. Students device of choice will also need to have a webcam & microphone to interact with classes. All CEC Virtual classes are conducted through Zoom software which is free to download.

CEC Virtual in a Nutshell

  • Online placement test to ensure you are in the correct level.
  • Advance access to Solo Study to start revising your English before joining classes.
  • Teacher delivered online lessons are supported by guided self-study where students can further practice the language and skills covered in the lessons and study in preparation for their lessons.
  • Regular progress tutorials with your teacher to help you target areas for improvement
  • Speaking skills assessments at your level with guidance for improving
  • Teacher led online lessons to help you expand and improve your English language knowledge and communicative ability.
  • Hours of self-study materials with instant feedback and the ability to repeat exercises and retest yourself.
  • All exercise results saved in your online account allowing you and your teacher to see your progress and successes.


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Additional week: €150

SPECIAL OFFER:    NO Registration Fee (instead of €35) for all bookings made before June 30th!

FREE Trial Lesson

Would you like to  try a  lesson before you enrol our online English course? 

Book your FREE Trial lesson now by contacting us!

Course Details:

Dates: Every Monday throughout the year
Minimum Level: Lower Intermediate
Age Group: 16+

€ 200.00 per week

Make an Enquiry

Why Choose CEC Virtual?

Be part of the award-winning CEC learning experience.
Learn from experienced and highly qualified teachers.
Share the experience with students from around the world.
Enjoy a free online activity programme.
Access to CEC’s comprehensive new learning platforms
Regular feedback and guidance from CEC teachers
End of course certificate.

quote Thank you a lot. This was a great experience.

Peter, Hungarian

quote I am sad to leave Cork because I enjoyed my stay here very much. I met a lot of nice people and want to say thank you to the teachers and staff at the school. I hope to come back again one day!

Mercedes, Spanish
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Get in touch

Our friendly team are available on e-mail, telephone and Skype, and you can call in to meet us at our offices on St Patrick’s Bridge in the heart of Cork city centre. We answer all queries and bookings within 24 hours. We are here to help you and we operate a round the clock service to clients in case of emergency. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

+353 21 4551522

[email protected]