English plus Diving

English plus Diving is a full‐time course offered in the Whitsundays. Students complete a full‐time General Intensive English Language Course at a level appropriate to their English proficiency.
In the week following the English Course, students will complete an Open Water Dive Course which includes both theory and practical diving sessions leading to the PADI Open Water Diving Certificate.

Airlie Beach, Whitsundays is one of Australia’s most popular diving destinations. Students learn to dive near the Great Barrier Reef and some of the beautiful 74 tropical islands in the Whitsundays, Queensland.

PADI is a world leading diver‐training organisation. With this widely recognised diver‐training programme students can be confident that they will earn the finest and most respected diver credentials available.
The Open Water Diver Course is divided into three segments: Academic training, Confined‐Water training and Open Water training.
The Open Water Diver Course information will be handed to the student on the first day of their course.

English plus Sailing

Airlie Beach, Whitsundays is a sailing paradise. It is located in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef and includes 74 tropical islands. Its sheltered clear blue waters and pristine beauty have made the Whitsundays renowned as one of the world’s greatest aquatic playgrounds.
The Whitsunday Islands form part of the Great Barrier Reef conservation area (an area larger than the United Kingdom), and are home to over 400 types of coral and more than 1,500 species of fish and marine mammals.
Unspoilt and uncrowded, the protected waterways of the Whitsundays provide a fascinating and safe sea environment to learn to sail.

The Whitsundays College of English, together with a leading Whitsundays’ Sailing School, offers students the opportunity to progress their English language skills whilst also gaining an internationally accredited sailing qualification ‐ the Introduction to Sailing or Commercial Crew Certificate.

English plus Volunteering

SACE English and Volunteering Programme offers the opportunity to learn more about the Australian nature and environment by participating in volunteer placements in national parks or conservation areas.
This course is suitable for visitors, Working Holiday makers and student visa holders. You will complete a minimum 4 week Intensive English language course followed by a Volunteer Placement for the period requested. You will need a minimum of an Intermediate level of English (PET/IELTS 5.0 or equivalent) to commence your Volunteer placement so consider if you need to plan a longer English language course to achieve this. Volunteer Placements are from 1 to 6 weeks.
Applications for English and Volunteering must be received at least 8 weeks prior commencement.
This course is for people who enjoy outdoor activities mixing with other people and are interested in being involved with nature and environmental activities.

English plus TOEIC Preparation

The TOEIC test (Test of English for International Communication) is an English language proficiency test for people whose native language is not English. It measures everyday English skills of people working in an international environment. TOEIC test scores indicate how well people can communicate in English with others in the global work place.

English plus WorkOz

SACE WorkOz Programme is a study and work programme to assist students to prepare for and find temporary and part-time work in Australia.

The WorkOz Programme includes a minimum 4 weeks full-time English language course, employment preparation and job placement assistance.

This course is suitable for Working Holiday makers and student visa holders who would like to find temporary or part-time work. Work placements include jobs in restaurants, cleaning, fruit picking, hospitality and other manual work in Adelaide and the Whitsundays.

You will complete a minimum 4 week Intensive English language course. During your course, commencing in the first week, you will meet with a SACE staff member in the afternoon to take you through the SACE WorkOz programme. On completion of the WorkOz programme you will have all your work documents completed and have attended two job interviews.

You will need an Intermediate level of English (PET/IELTS 5.0 or equivalent) for employment your so consider if you need to plan a longer English language course to achieve this.