For several weeks, it was Banco Santander and the British Council Opening a call for people from 11 countries to register to access the 5,000 free English language courses currently offered on the entity’s website.
summoning It is directed to the people Colombia, Argentina, Mexico, Chile, Portugal, Spain, Brazil, Germany, Poland, Peru and Uruguay.
This initiative does not take into account the educational level of the applicant and only requires that you be over 18 years of age and be a citizen Any of the countries mentioned above. The program aims to “improve employment opportunities” and future career (for the applicant). Measure your level, take a course Online for 3 months and get a certificate of completion. register! “
The steps to be followed to register for the program are:
- Register at: www.becas-santander.com
- When you complete your registration on the Becas Santander platform, you will receive an email with a link to take the motivation and skills tests needed to complete your registration.
- Finally, you should take a motivation and skills test.
- To be selected for this call, it is necessary to complete the registration on the platform and to take the motivation and skills test mentioned above.
The Selection process This program will be implemented in a phase that takes into account skills testing and motivation. In this sense, the call made it clear that those candidates who meet the requirements will receive an invitation during the registration process to take the aforementioned examination.
It has also been proven that a file British Council He will be responsible for carrying out the selection process.
According to the platform, this is a free English language course without tutors, where people, depending on their level, get chance to learn Communicate effectively in a variety of professional situations, including meetings, conversations, and presentations; Apply for a job and prepare for it job interview; To develop grammar and vocabulary for professional settings, and to communicate with other professionals from different fields.
- The courses include a variety of levels from A1 (basic) to C1 (expert). There are no C2 (bilingual) level courses.
- At each level, the course includes 48 lessons in gamification dynamics (Learning via the app) and exercises that provide instruction equivalent to two hours of study per week for three months.
- The pace is determined by the student depending on the number of hours he can spend per week.
- Before starting, students will take a placement test that will allocate them to the course that will best allow them to advance in their level of English.
- Upon completion of the programme, which must be completed within a maximum of 3 months from the start date of the course, students will receive a Certificate of Course Completion from the British Council.
- The platform will be used to develop the courses. LearnEnglishSelect British Council.
- The a program It will take place from May 10 to August 10, 2021.
Within the Santander Scholarship platform there are many options that those interested can apply to. For example, at the moment, there are many scholarships for a Moroccan Arabic course, medium conversation level; Scholarships for women in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics; Training program in web development, among others.
The Carolina Foundation call for applications is also available on the page, which will offer 504 scholarships to Ibero-American students this year. This program then closes April 8.