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Preparation for TEF PRO at ALC montreal

French Knowledge Test

CCIP TEF Required by ICCRC for Professionals to Accreditate as Immigration Consultants

Professional TEF = immigration consultant 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-Professional

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
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TEF Pro Preparation at ALC Montreal

Bet on professionals, when your future depends on your success !!!

The preparation course TEF de ALC Montreal, with instruction from specialists, in-depth teaching tools, a language laboratory center, an assessment of your progress and computerized exam simulations guarantee real progress and a solid foundation.

 Teachers native tongue of ALC Montreal You will learn to master the knowledge required for the exam, to approach your exam in a strategic way, to maintain a certain pace and to manage your stress.

ALC Montreal offers 2 preparation options for TEF - Professional according to your needs and possibilities.

Costs: 615 $ including teaching material + ($ 55.00 registration fee for a local student)

A minimum of 3 students is required to start the session.

• 36 hours of academic lessons

• 3 to 4 mock tests in addition to academic courses

• Duration per session: 4 weeks

• Educational support

• Evening session: 18.10 to 21.00 Tuesday - Wednesday - Thursday

• Day session: 15.10 to 18.00 Tuesdays - Wednesday - Thursday

• Practical training 6H / week according to a personal planning of the student

• Starting date of session: 1er Tuesday of every month, except December and January

Note: ALC reserves the right to change course schedules according to registrations.

ALC reserves the right to reduce the price to 50% of the expected time in case of less than 3 participants.

In this case, the course becomes a semi - private course at the same price as a group course.

• 1 to 5 classes per week
• 2 hours of class / class
• Timetables according to your availability between 8.30 and 21.00

Costs: See private lessons

Caution : Your previous level in French is important, you must pass an assessment test before we can confirm your registration in the TEF Pro preparation course.

Cost of the evaluation test to integrate a preparation course: $ 25. This amount will be automatically deducted from the registration fees for students who decide to take a course with ALC.

You hesitate, do not know if your language skills are sufficient? Take a test in white, it is a test based on the official test that will allow you to judge for yourself the difficulties of the test, so you can make the right decision and take training if necessary

Cost of the test in white: between 40 $ and 80 $ depending on the number of tests required for the exam.

These blank tests are also offered to people wishing to ensure their success at TEF Pro without the need to register for a training. This allows to better visualize the structure of the test and therefore to be better prepared even if the language knowledge is sufficient to succeed

Sample questions at the TEF


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