Level I / (GERC I)

Course Objective:

The General English Refresher Course – Level I is designed and developed to meet the needs NATO, PfP, EU and MD countries military and civilian staff will face as part of their participation in international missions, drills, qualification and military courses in an English-speaking environment.

Learning Objectives:

General English Refresher Course Level I is primarily created to upgrade the language skills trainees obtained upon completion of the Intensive General English Course – Level I. The purpose of the course is, mainly, to upgrade previously acquired knowledge of English language and communication skills. Throughout the course the participants are going to be encouraged to enhance their reading, speaking, listening and writing skills. Besides, they will have the opportunity to solidify their expertise on grammar and vocabulary by being exposed to contents related to functional, public activities in reference to individuals’ quotidian lives.


Course Prerequisites:

ALCPT scores of at least 45.

There is no security clearance requirement for course attendance.


Target group:
Civilians, privates, NCO and Commissioned officers from NATO, EU, PfP and MD countries.


Total duration of course 4 weeks (120 hours – 6 hours of instruction per day, 5 days a week).
Not more than 12 trainees in a classroom.