The CELPIP-General Test is a complete English language testing program that assesses general levels of functional competency. The test consists of the following components:
- Listening (47-55 minutes)
- Reading (55-60 minutes)
- Writing (53-60 minutes)
- Speaking (15-20 minutes)
Total test time: About 3 hours
The format and scoring of the test are referenced to the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB).
What groups can use the CELPIP-General Test Results?
- IRCC requiring proof of English proficiency of applicants for immigration to Canada
- Canadian immigration associations and consultants advising applicants for immigration to Canada on how to fulfill language requirements
- professional associations and employers requiring proof of English language proficiency of their members and prospective employees
To register for a CELPIP-General test, please visit www.resetcanadianimmigration/registerforcelpip.ca.