Levels: Study English up to level B2

In That’s English! you can obtain the official English language certificate in A2, B1 and B2 levels (CEFR) with our distance-learning programme. Check which course to enrol on in order to obtain the corresponding certificate for each level:

In all Communities except Andalusia and Navarre:

That’s English! Courses to obtain the A2 level

  • Basic Course 1 (modules 1 and 2)
  • Basic Course 2 (modules 3 and 4)
  • A2 Certification

That’s English! Courses to obtain the B1 level

  • Intermediate Course 1 (modules 5 and 6)
  • Intermedio 2 (modules 7 and 8)
  • B1 Certification

That’s English! courses to obtain level B2*

  • Avanzado 1 (modules 9 and 10)
  • Avanzado 2 (modules 11 and 12)
  • B2 Certificación

In Andalusia and Navarre:

That’s English! Courses to obtain the A2 level

  • Basic Course 1 (modules 1 and 2)
  • Basic Course 2 (modules 3, 4 and 5)
  • A2 Certification

That’s English! Courses to obtain the B1 level

  • Intermediate Course (modules 6,7, and 8)
  • B1 Certification

That’s English! courses to obtain level B2 (only in Navarre)

  • Avanzado 1 (modules 9 and 10)
  • Avanzado 2 (modules 11 and 12)
  • B2 Certificación

* In some Autonomous Regions, the certification tests are integrated within the exam of the final module of each level. (Module 4 for level A2, Module 8 for level B1 and Module 12 for level B2).

IMPORTANT NOTE: In Andalusia, That's English! Avanzado 1 and 2 courses are not available

Exams and evaluations

Although That's English! is a distance-learning English programme, the exams are held on-site in the Official Schools of Languages in accordance with the evaluation standards laid out in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

The evaluation criteria and the tests are defined by each Autonomous Region. To find out about them, you need to contact your Official School of Languages or ask your tutor in your face-to-face classes.

In general, the That’s English! exams evaluate four skills:

Oral comprehension

Understand the general meaning, essential information and main points of spoken texts, according to the level of difficulty being evaluated.

Reading comprehension

Generally understand essential information and the main, relevant points of texts in accordance with the difficulty of the level being evaluated.

Written expression and interaction

Write texts with structure, coherence, spelling and punctuation in accordance with the level being evaluated.

Oral expression and interaction

Produce brief oral texts that are adequate for the level studied, in face–to-face communications.

Exam dates and marks

To find out the dates, times and venues where the exams are to be held, have a look at the notice-board on our online platform, visit your Official School's web to see if they have been posted or contact the staff in your Official School of Languages.

Certification

The certification tests are carried out on completion of the different levels: Básico, Intermedio and Avanzado. For information regarding dates and conditions, contact your Official School of Languages.

In some Autonomous Regions, success in passing the exam of the final module of each level leads directly to the accreditation of the level certificate A2 (Básico), B1 (Intermedio) or B2 (Avanzado). For more information, consult your School.

Official certificate

With That’s English! you are entitled to sit the exam to obtain the official certificate of the English level that you have studied.

Step 1

You will have to pass the final module of the course you are studying: Básico, Intermedio or Avanzado.

Step 2

You will sit the official certification exam in your Official School of Languages.

Step 3

If you pass the exam, you will receive your official A2, B1 or B2 certificate.

In some Autonomous Regions, the certification tests are integrated within the exam of the final module of each level (Module 4 for level A2, Module 8 for level B1 and Module 12 for level B2). For more information, consult your school.

Check your level - Prueba VIA (Initial Student Evaluation level test)

Do our free level test, Prueba VIA, to find out what your English level is.