Registering for a course at the British Council is easy:

Step 1 - Book an online placement test

This will be an opportunity to know your level of English discuss the right course for you.

  • Choose a suitable time and date for your online interview.
  • The consultation costs 10 USD. This cost is not refundable.
  • You can pay in VES by national bank transfer or in USD with an international Visa or MasterCard credit or debit card through our online portal. For security reasons, we do not accept cash payments.

Step 2 - Complete a short online level check

Once you have booked a placement test, you will receive a unique link to the online level check.

  • The online level check is a short quiz with 30 multiple-choice questions.
  • You will have 30 minutes to complete it.
  • Please complete the level check before attending your online interview.
  • Your online level check results will be valid for six months. 

Step 3 - Attend your online interview

  • After completing your online level check and closer to the date of the appointment, you will receive a confirmation email with the code to join the meeting via ZOOM.
  • The interview will take between 10 and 20 minutes.
  • During the interview, one of the expert advisors will review the results and will make you some questions to complete the English level assessment to define the best course for you. 

Step 4 - Register for a course

After your interview, our expert advisors will discuss your online level check results and find you a suitable course.

  • You can register and pay for your chosen course at our online portal (myPortal).
  • You must be 18 years old to be able to pay and register for the courses.

Course dates and registration periods

View the table below to know when we are running courses. You can sign up to these courses (dependent on availability) during one of the matching registration periods. 

Course dates Registration periods  Available courses
Summer Term (2nd August - 31st August)  24th May - 30th July Summer courses
Term 3 (30th August - 23rd October)  15th June - 17th September Adult courses
IELTS Coach:
  • 2nd Aug - 24th September
  • 16th Aug - 8th October
  • 30th Aug - 22nd October
Ongoing

IELTS Coach (level B1+)

Registration dates for Summer Term 2021 (2nd to 27th of August 2021):

Check the registration dates (for both new and regular students) for our next intensive module: Summer Term 2021.

Regular students, reinstatement of students and new students (people with valid placement test results who are enrolling for the first time, or who were unable to enroll in previous periods):

Students Registration Dates
Adults  From the 24th of May to 30th of July (depending on availability)

To confirm updated prices you can enter the information for each course or contact our customer service team.

Registration dates for Term 3-2021 (30th of August - 23th of October 2021):

Check the registration dates (for both new and regular students) for the next regular study module: Term 3-2021.

Regular students, reinstatement of students and new students (people with valid placement test results who are enrolling for the first time, or who were unable to enroll in previous periods):

Students Registration Dates
Adults From the 15th of June to 17th of September (depending on availability)

To confirm updated prices you can enter the information for each course or contact our customer service team.

Registration dates for IELTS Coach preparation course (8 week module starting every two weeks):

Check the registration dates for the next 16-lesson study module.

New students (people with valid placement test results who are enrolling for the first time, or who were unable to enroll in previous periods):

Students Registration Dates Course Date
Adults (B1 and above) Up to two weeks before and until the day before the start of the course

2nd of August to 24th of September

16th of August to 8th of October

30th of August to 22nd of October

 

To confirm updated prices you can enter the information of our IELTS Coach prep course or contact our customer service team.

Don't forget:

  • Taking the placement test does not guarantee a space in our courses. This depends on the availability of classes and schedules for your level.
  • Online level check results are valid for six months, so you can register for a course within this period if there isn't any immediate availability.
  • Get updates on course prices and availability with our Customer Services Team.

Support

 If you need support with booking your consultation, please contact our customer service team.