COACHING PLAN TO PREPARE FOR AN EXAM

If your objective is to take an internationally recognised language exam such as Cambridge and your free time is limited, Askaway offers a flexible action plan developed by experts which can be adapted to your schedule. You will be able to study wherever and whenever you want from all your mobile devices.

EXAM TECHNIQUE PRACTICE

Each week in your private folder we will provide you with exam preparation material especially designed for the exam that you have chosen to take. This material will be updated regularly according to your progress and language needs. You will also practise the necessary oral exam techniques in the online practice sessions.

WITH ASKAWAY YOU WILL ACHIEVE THAT GOAL

People who are preparing for such exams need support and motivation. Our coaching service provides expert support in the preparation of these exams and will always be there to help you organise your study plan by exploiting the small gaps in your schedule. You will always have the opportunity to access your study material via your private folder as and when you need it.

AN EXTRA CORRECTION SERVICE

With EXAM, you will also be able to benefit from the correction of your written work as it is an essential part of the exam and which our expert support can certainly help you with.The best way for you to prepare effectively for your exam is by prioritising and practising as much as possible with our guidance.

EXAM

Monthly service > A total of 15 hours of practice (12hrs self-study + 3hrs videoconference)

Exam coaching service
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4 exam-based material packs (3hrs/week)
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4 online exam-based practice sessions (videoconference) (45mins/week)
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4 post-session feedbacks
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Extra correction service of written work
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Customised progress report after every 12 sessions

The plans can be modified and customised. Increase or reduce your plan as you wish.
We also adapt our plans for companies.

  • “The correction of my written work by the exam coaching department identifies which areas I need to improve and helps me do that."

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  • “. The online sessions of my EXAM plan allow me to practise and prepare for the techniques of the speaking part of the exam.”

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  • “With my EXAM plan, I feel supported and guided by an expert team in exam preparation.”

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Details of the services:

– Exam coaching service: From the moment you start your plan Askaway will be there to help you, to guide you with the organisation of your studies with the exam-based material packs, help you with the bookings of online sessions and any changes to your schedule. We will motivate you and track your progress. Your coaching will be carried out by an expert in exam preparation.

– Exam-based material packs: These are uploaded weekly into your private folder. They consist of sample reading, listening and writing materials from the target exam representing a total of 3hrs of self-study work per pack. The coaching service will also select extra  support material chosen according to your needs and updated each week.

– Online exam-based practice sessions: These are oral practice sessions conducted in the target language and are done via videoconference or telephone (Skype or call to the learner’s phone line in case of connection failure). They are usually spread over 45-minute sessions. In these sessions, you will practise the speaking part of the target exam. Your will receive the topic to study before the session which will prepare you for exam conditions.

– Post-session feedback: This will be sent to you following your online videoconference session and consists of a brief summary of the main language points covered in the session along with any areas that may need further attention.

– Extra correction service of written work: The exam coaching service department will correct your written work weekly, indicating areas for improvement. This part of the exam requires certain techniques which need as much practise as possible

– Customised progress report: This is an updated assessment of your strengths, weaknesses and achieved skills related to the 4 parts of the exam, together advice and recommendations from the exam coaching department. The report will be updated in your private folder after every 12 sessions. See example.

How to access the service?

– Ask for free advice by filling out the form or by directly using the online chat on askaway.es.

– Choose the most suitable plan (the plans can be modified and customised) and place your order by replying to the email received or directly via the online chat.

To contract the service, you will receive an email with the details of your order and the method of payment.

– Once the payment is received, an email will be sent to you with your Askaway username and password (if it’s your first purchase) along with the receipt or invoice.

– Log in and access your private Askaway folder. Activate your plan by sending a message via the online chat on our website. The exam coaching service will contact you to organise and initiate the plan.

– Start receiving your exam-based material packs in your private folder and book your online videoconference sessions.

Terms of services:

The videoconference sessions bookings are made by email or through our online chat on our website. We recommend that you book your weekly sessions on Friday afternoons or Monday mornings, as this is normally when you best know your week´s schedule. 24hrs before the booked session you shall receive a reminder email. 4hrs before the booked session you will receive another reminder email with your corresponding Askaway coach’s Skype username.

– Cancellation Policy: 4 hours’ notice:
More than 4 hours in advance > you can reorganise the session within the same month.
Less than 4 hours in advance > the session is deducted from your credit.

– Management of your self-study: Each week you will receive an exam-based material pack. Each pack represents approximately 3hrs of study work. Askaway carefully selects the material depending on your level, your language needs and the exam you have chosen to take. We will always encourage you to read, listen and do the exercises, but you will have to be committed in order to study regularly and to ensure your progress. We advise you to spread your study time over any small gaps in your schedule, for example listening while you are waiting, reading during a break or whilst travelling, etc.