Certificate in English Conversation for Adult

BMC International College

Course introduction

This is a course for adult learners of English that focuses on developing oral skills for use in everyday life. Classes are conducted in a relaxed atmosphere to practise conversational and written English. All four macro skills will be covered, but emphasis will be placed on listening and speaking skills.

Course Pre-Requisites

Age 16 years and above.

Course Outline

1) Getting Started
- Alphabet reading
- ABC in general
- Conversation exercise and role play
- Numbers, Sequence and Colours
- Simple numbers
- Sequence and order
- More numbers
- Colours
- Conversation exercise and role play
2) Time, Day and Date
- What time is it ? - How to tell time
- Days, Months and Year
- Conversation exercise and role play
3) Asking for Directions
- Using preposition of place
- Conversation exercise and role play
4) 'WH' Questions
- Ask questions using When, Where, Who, Why, What and How
- Conversation exercise and role play
5) Work Place Safety
- Safety signs, rules and regulation
- Common Instructions
- Conversation exercise, vocabulary practice and role play
6) Adjectives
- Description and appearance
- Conversation exercise, writing exercise and role play
7) Filling forms
- Learn how to fill in general forms at workplace
- Writing exercise and role play
8) Nouns and verbs
- Common nouns and proper nouns
"to be" verb
- Punctuation
- Conversation exercise, writing exercise and role play
- Conversation exercise, writing exercise and role play
- Written and oral test


Local - 20 hours

Method of Delivery


Award Criteria

Students, who satisfy the minimum attendance requirements (75%) will be issued with the Certificate of Attendance by BMC.

Fee Structures

  • All fees are subject to the prevailing Goods and Services Tax (GST) unless specified otherwise.
  • Course Application Fee is NOT REFUNDABLE.
  • Do not pay your school fees before you have signed the standard student contract.
  • All fees quoted are in Singapore Dollar (S$).
  • Fees are subject to periodic changes without prior notice.
  • BMC accepts the following methods of payment:
            2.Cashier's order payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
            3.Cheque payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
            5.Credit cards (VISA, Mastercard, Diners Club & American Express)

Full-Payment Structure

Fees Breakdown/Total Payable (S$)
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable) - $50.00
Tuition Fee (Original Tuition Fee $420 - Discount $84) - $336.00
Course Material Fee - $30.00
Sub-Total Fee(Except Non-GST items) - $416.00
GST- $29.12
Grand Total Amount(1st Payment) Incl GST & Course Application Fee - $445.12
(Discount valid till 30 Sep 13)

Miscellaneous Fees

Purpose of Fee Amount (S$) and When Payable
Late payment fees $60.00(before GST)- $64.20(after GST)
Replacement of student membership card - $30.00(before GST) - $32.10(after GST)
Re-take examination Admin Fee(per re-sitting)[NO GST] - $50.00[NO GST]


Local - N.A - 20 hours
SDF - N.A - N.A
International  - N.A - N.A

Bukit Merah Commencement Dates/Timing
  • 5 Sep'15, 2pm to 4:30pm (Sa)
  • 7 Oct'15, 7pm to 9:30pm (We)
  • 14 Nov'15, 2pm to 4:30pm (Sa)
  • 30 Dec'15, 7pm to 9:30 (We)

Jurong East Commencement Dates/Timing
  • 16 Aug'15, 10:30am to 1pm(Su)
  • 2 Oct'15, 7pm to 9:30pm (Fr)
  • 1 Dec'15, 7pm to 9:30pm (Tu/Fr)

Available Course Sessions

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Trainer Profile

BMC Qualified Trainer

More than 5 Years of Experience in Teaching English courses