Official TEF Professional Test

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Official TEF Professional Test

ALC is a center approved by the CCIP since 2013

The CCIP TEF is required by the ICCRC for professionals in order to obtain their accreditation as Immigration Consultants. TEF professional = consultant in immigration or other professional sector.

The TEF takes place online, in electronic format, or in paper format in certain approved centers. No prior diploma is required to take the exam. The candidate must be over 16 years old.

The objective of the TEF

The objective of the TEF is to assess the candidate's French skills using a scale of 7 levels which extend from level 0+ (most basic skills) to level 6 (complete mastery). This scale refers to:

  • 6 A1 competency levels at C2 of the Council of Europe's Common European Framework of Reference for Languages ​​(CEFR)
  • 12 Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB)

Basic TEF QCM (CO –L & S-CE) mandatory

  • Oral comprehension: 40 min - 60 questions
  • Glossary and structure: 30 min - 40 questions
  • Reading comprehension: 60 min - 50 questions

+ 1 an optional test of your choice

  • Oral expression (EO) 15 min - 2 subjects to be treated - 450 points
  • Written expression (EE) 60 min - 2 subjects to be covered - 450 points
online registration - TEF preparation
register online - reserve your place for the exam

COVID-19 = TEF registration online only

ALC Montreal now offers you the possibility to register online and choose the day and time of the exams.

How to do?

1) You complete the online form here

2) You choose the day and the time slot for each event

3) You choose a payment method to validate your registration

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Preparation course

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Sample questions asked to TEF

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Sample questions