NAATI CCL – Telugu Language Exam Acceptance
The Credentialed Community Language Test (CCL) is an assessment of your language abilities at a community level.
The CCL Test is generally taken by the applicants who are looking to lodge a point-based visa application. On successfully passing the test, applicants are awarded five bonus points. These bonus points are also referred to as Credentialed Community Language Points.
This test is not a professional certification. If you pass the CCL test, you are not certified to work as an interpreter or a translator.
Candidates can submit CCL applications from 22nd July 2020 for testing due in late August 2020 at their website: naati.com.au
NAATI CCL Test Format:
- NAATI CCL tests are conducted online.
- The test consists of two dialogue recordings.
- Each dialogue represents a conversation between a native English Speaker and a native Language Other Than English (LOTE) speaker.
- Each dialogue is approximately 300 words, with about half in English and half in the Language Other Than English speaker.
- The dialogues are divided into segments of 35 words or less.
- The dialogues used will reflect real-life situations in Australian society. They are designed to examine a candidate’s ability to understand both languages and communicate in them.
- The Test comprises of two dialogues; each worth 45 marks. In order to pass the test, a candidate requires at least 29 marks in each dialogue and an overall score of 63 out of 90.
The result for the CCL Test will be given as:
- Successful Pass: 63 or higher (marks out of 90)
- Marginal Fail: between 58 and 62.5 (marks out of 90)
- Clear Fail: less than 58 (marks out of 90)