Cambridge English: Preliminary (PET)

Master the practical English skills you need for everyday situations.
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    Prepares you to take the Cambridge English PET exam

  • Demonstrates mastery of English at an intermediate level

    Demonstrates mastery of English at an intermediate level

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    Shows that you can read articles and write emails and letters in English

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    Provides a globally-accepted qualification

70 Years Experience

With over 70 years of experience in language teaching, Eurocentres is committed to providing services of the highest standards at schools all over the world. 


As part of the Cambridge University, Cambridge Assessment English are world leaders in qualifications and tests for English learners. Their Cambridge English Qualifications offer an exciting progression from PET at B1 all the way up to Proficiency at C2. Deciding to take the PET exam once you have reached intermediate/B1 gives a new focus to your studies. Students often find that this motivates them to continue learning and achieving - and you'll have a certificate to show for it at the end, too. Taking a B1: Preliminary course with Eurocentres means that you'll have support and guidance every step of the way, as well as benefit from a combination of general language and exam-based skills training. The PET certificate is a good way to officially showcase your mastery of English for practical, everyday situations, proving that you have what it takes to communicate effectively in English-speaking environments.

  • Duration

    7-11 weeks
  • Entry Level

  • Max class size


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This course consists of 30 lessons per week, including 20 morning lessons of general language improvement, 5 afternoon lessons of exam technique, and a further 5 afternoon lessons of PET guided exam practice. In the morning programme, you will build fluency, grammatical accuracy and 21st-century communication skills towards a B1 level of English. In the afternoon sessions you will focus on learning essential skills for each part of the exam paper, which assesses your speaking, writing, listening, and reading with use of English. 5 lessons a week are dedicated to exam practice and mock testing.

Where can I study this course?

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    Improves your opportunities for work and travel

    Studying for a PET exam gives you plenty of practice in using natural English in relevant contexts.
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    Familiarise yourself with the Cambridge exam system.

    One of the first of the Cambridge English exams for adults
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    An authentic focus

    Studies have shown that we study better with a tangible, achievable goal in mind.



Erich K. Guerra Brazil


Michelle Larios Columbia


Mateo Monsalve, Ecuador

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