LanguageCert International ESOL SELT B1 (Speaking & Listening)

LanguageCert International ESOL SELT B1 (Speaking & Listening) is a two-skills exam in English, aligned to B1 CEFR level.

About LanguageCert International ESOL SELT B1 (Speaking & Listening) exam

  • It is a short online conversation with a live interlocutor
  • It lasts 11-13 minutes
  • Each candidate is examined individually
  • Topics and tasks are based on practical experience

After your exam you will receive a Test Report that shows your score and your unique reference number (URN). If you have met the score required for your UK visa, your need to include your URN in your visa application.
LanguageCert International ESOL B1 (Speaking & Listening) is accepted for the following UK visa types:

  • Indefinite Leave to Remain — ILR (Settlement/Permanent Residency)
  • British Citizenship (Naturalisation)

Exam Duration Speaking & Listening 11-13 minutes

Speaking & Listening


Part 1

  • Personal information: Responding on questions on familiar matters.

Part 2

  • Situational role plays: Initiating and responding appropriately in social situations.

Part 3

  • Exchanging information: Exchanging information around a given image / set of images.

Part 4a

  • Listen and Respond: Answering questions on a short monologue delivered by the interlocutor.
 Part 4b
  •  Long turn: Delivering a short, uninterrupted talk on a relevant topic, provided by the interlocutor.