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Hilderstone College - Online

Online Cambridge C1 Advanced preparation

Prepare for your Cambridge C1 Advanced exam from home with the support of our experienced tutors.

On this course you have the chance to focus on your exam skills, and improve your overall level of English. This combination will give you best chance to do well on the day of the exam.

In order to join this course students need a minimum of a good B2 level. On this course students will have lessons each day from Monday to Friday. Your teacher will set some work for you overnight.

Exam S.O.S. (optional 30-minute tutorials)

If you feel you need some extra help with your exam, you can book a 30-minute tutorial to discuss your progress. However you could also use the session to go through your essays, analyse your mistakes or just to boost your confidence in speaking.


Working online, this course will help you develop your grammar, vocabulary and exam skills in order to give you the best possible preparation for the Cambridge advanced C1 exam.


By the end of the course, the student will not only have an improved understanding of English grammar and vocabulary, they will be better prepared for the Cambridge Advanced C1 exam with a sharper understanding of what each section of the exam requires.

How does it work?

We use Zoom for our lessons. Click here for a demo.

We have three course options available (subject to availability).  You can choose 10, 15 or 21 online hours per week.  There will be regular breaks for your comfort.  A timetable is available for each course option.  A sample online 15 hour timetable is below.  For more information on the timetable for the 10 and 21 hour programmes, please feel free to contact us.  The teacher will also set some overnight work.

Course dates 2021

Course available throughout the year. Students can book a minimum of two weeks.

*Please note that the College closes for Christmas from 21 December 2020 to 1 January 2021, and from 17 December 2021 to 10 January 2022.
Monday 31 August 2020, 5 April 2021, 3 May 2021, 31 May 2021 and 30 August 2021 are bank holidays in the UK, and no lessons take place on those days.

Course fees 2021

Registration fee: £20

Tuition fee 2-4 weeks:

  • 10 hours £180 per week
  • 15 hours £229.50 per week
  • 21 hours £306 per week

For courses of 5+ weeks, please contact us for a quotation

Exam S.O.S. (optional 30-minute tutorials): £30

Full terms and conditions for online courses available here.

Sample 15 hour timetable

UK time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09.00 - 10.00   Each online lesson will be full of grammar, vocabulary and skills practices
10.00 - 10.10  Break
10.10 - 11.10  Online lesson
11.00 - 11.30 Break
11.30 - 12.30 Online lesson
Overnight: Offline Homework will be set every evening

Enrolment Procedure

Enrolment Procedure Step 1 Complete our enrolment form
Enrolment Procedure Step 2 Submit your pre-course test and questionnaire
Enrolment Procedure Step 3 Online Once we have accepted your enrolment, make payment of your course fees. Click here for our Payment & Banking page.
Before the beginning of your course, you will get a full course confirmation. Your tutor will be in touch the Friday before your course starts with the link to access your first online lesson. If you have any questions or queries in the meantime, please feel free to contact us.
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