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B1 test is 10 minutes 
Speaking and Listening only
The examiner and the candidate have a conversation 
 
Part 1 – You will be talking about a topic of your choice
Part 2 – You will have a discussion with the examiner about 2 topics that the examiner chooses.

The English Academy provides you with an exam study pack 

Part 1 – The topic has been prepared for you
Part 2 –  All possible topics that the examiner may use have been covered
 

WHERE CAN I SIT FOR THE SELT APPROVED B1 TEST?

The English Academy offers the Entry Level 3 / B1 CEFR Test at 10 locations throughout the UK. 
Belfast
Birmingham
Cardiff
Glasgow
Leeds
London Holborn
London Hammersmith
London Croydon
Manchester
Peterborough
 
To book a test just click on BOOK YOUR ESOL EXAM , the rest is simple.

UK Visas, Citizenship and Settlement

If you need to prove your knowledge of English to apply for a UK Visa, British Citizenship, Spouse Visa or Leave to Remain, you will need to take a Secure English Language Test (SELT).

What is the ESOL B1 Test ?

As per Home Office guidelines, any applicant who is applying for Indefinite Leave to Remain or for Naturalisation for a British passport, is required to pass both the ESOL EntryLevel 3 / B1 Test and the Life in the UK Test.  The B1 Test is a 10 minute speaking and listening test.  

Where can I sit for the SELT approved B1 Test?

The English Academy offers Entry Level 3 / B1 CEFR Test at different locations throughout the UK. We provide qualifications from the Home Office approved examination bodies to applicants who are applying for Indefinite Leave to Remain or Naturalization. To book a test, click on Find or Dates and Location to find the nearest test date. You can then fill in the form to book your test. 

How to prepare for the English B1 Test?

Once you have booked your test with us, you may download FREE study materials so that you are prepared for the test and so that there are no surprises during the test.