IELTS Lifeskills (Speaking and Listening A1) : Mandatory exam for Spouse visa of UK

IELTS LIfeskills, Speaking and Listening, A1 is a replacement for ESOL.

This is a mandatory exam for spouse visa of UK. The test taker is assessed on only two modules, i.e Speaking and Listening. The government announced on 18th January, 2016 a new English language requirement for family route migrants seeking to extend their stay in the UK.

Webberz is well equipped with every thing, as needed to clear this exam. Infrastructure has been designed as requirement of exam and faculties are well trained and experience. The class size does not exceed to level where individual attention is missed out. Every student is important so, regular feedback for each test taker is delivered to help the students to clear exam.


The exam is for 16 to 18 minutes. A candidate is expected to listen and respond to spoken language, including simple narratives, statements, questions and single step instructions.

Speaking : Four parts.
-Student is tested on answering and questioning skills.
-Communication skills are tested are through discussions on given topic.

Listening : 30 to 40 seconds
-Student is exposed to listening related to real life scenarios, followed by oral questions.

Student gets either PASS or FAIL within seven days of exam.

Webberz Educomp Limited provides visa counselling for following countries :





New Zealand

Contact Details

Webberz Educomp Limited,
7th Floor, Statesman House,
Barakhamba Road,
Connaught Place,
New Delhi - 110001, India