LanguageCert Online exams with remote, live invigilation are based on award-winning technology that is owned and managed end-to-end by the PeopleCert Group. They provide a secure and reliable way for candidates of all ages to take high-stakes, internationally recognised exams from their preferred location without having to visit a Test Centre*. For candidates under the age of 16, guardian consent is required when booking.
This approach to assessment makes the entire exam process more accessible and tailored to the needs of individual candidates, while maintaining the highest security standards and offering international recognition.
Candidates have the option to either book LanguageCert Online exams with remote, live invigilation individually through the LanguageCert website, or register for Online exams by contacting their local LanguageCert Online Examinations Registration Centre or LanguageCert Online Examinations Partner. For the full list of all Online Examinations Registration Centres and Online Examination Partners, click here.
*Please note that LanguageCert SELT exams for UK Visas & Immigration are only available at approved SELT Centres and are not available through LanguageCert Online exams with live remote invigilation. For information on which exam to take in order to study in the UK, click here.
How it works
Available to all ages
LanguageCert Online exams with remote, live invigilation are available to candidates of all ages.
For candidates under the age of 16, guardian consent is required when booking.
Our range of online language exams
LanguageCert offers the following exams online with remote, live invigilation.
LanguageCert International ESOL
LanguageCert Test of English (LTE)
LanguageCert USAL esPro
LanguageCert is regulated by Ofqual and Qualification Wales and is a Home Office approved provider of SELT exams for UK Visas & Immigration.
Candidates are identified by an online invigilator through a secure ID process. They are monitored throughout to ensure that the testing environment meets the highest security standards, while our award-winning security software, ExamShield, locks down their device.
All LanguageCert invigilators are expertly trained and frequently monitored to the highest of standards.
Language Online exams in 5 steps!
Easy booking and exam process
Book an exam
Book up to 4hrs beforehand and reschedule with ease
Download exam software
A step-by-step guide is sent by email
Prepare exam space
A quiet room without distractions, internet connection, computer, headphones, webcam and ID
Take the exam
An invigilator guides candidates through the exam process
2 business days for LanguageCert Test of English (LTE) and 3 business days for LanguageCert International ESOL.
Online exam requirements
- Valid Government issued ID
- A quiet room with no distractions, sufficient light and a clean desk
- External or integrated webcam able to rotate 360-degrees
- Screen width of minimum 15” with a resolution of 1024x768 or higher
- Windows®: 10, 8.1, 8 or 7
- Apple: MacOS Yosemite (10.10), El Capitan (10.11) or Sierra (10.12)
- Internet connection with a speed of at least 4Mbps
- A headset with a microphone
Re-sit an exam with Take2
Take2 can be purchased by candidates individually or through approved Test Centres and are available up to 15 minutes before the exam start time.