Category Archives: CELBAN classes online

One of the most searched topics, on the internet, for Internationally Educated nurses is, “Free CELBAN Preparation Material.”

Is that what you are looking for? Before we begin, let us consider what that means, and how much free material costs you in the end. “…

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Did you know that one of the most common questions asked by Internationally Educated Nurses is about the, “CELBAN vs IELTS?”

The reason for that is because in Canada there are two exams to choose from to establish your English proficiency. They are the CELBAn and the IELTS, but many Internationally Educated Nurses find it difficult to acquire the required score on the IELTS, so they start investigating the alternative. What many do not understand is that the CELBAN is …

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Have you ever struggled with getting a high English score on the IELTS or CELBAN?

You are not alone! Hundreds and thousands of Internationally Educated Nurses face this situation every year. But it doesn’t have to stay that way!…

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Would you like to learn a bit about CELBANPrep University?

Did you know that we have been assisting Internationally Educated Nurses since 2009? That’s right. Since 2009, Internationally Educated Nurses from around the world, and across Canada, have come to CELBANPrep to prepare for the Canadian English Language Benchmark Assessment for Nurses.

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Learn the 3 Things You Didn’t Know about CELBAN Writing

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At CELBANPrep University’s virtual campus we offer more than you can imagine. That is why this 2-minute video is about 3 things you might not know about preparing for CELBAN writing through CPU.


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Where do I start? I believe that am wasting time without having any material to start with my exam preparation.

Dear Kim,

Thank you for the interest in helping me out. I believe that am wasting time without having any material to start with my exam preparation. If I can have something from you now I will also appreciate it Thanks

L

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CELBAN Preparation in the 🇺🇲 US, the 🇬🇧UK, and 🇦🇺 Australia

Written 2021

Dear Friends,

The changes to the CELBAN, now that there is an online Computer Based Test, the CBT, have created ripples going outward.

  • Now that the CELBAN is available online…
  • Now that the CELBAN is available internationally…
  • Now that you are able to take the CELBAN more than 3 times…

Changes are happening at CELBANPrep as well. All 400 posts on Dear Kim are being updated. While updating posts like:

I have also been updating all the posts about CELBAN online courses, CELBAN online classes and CELBAN material.

But what I realized, is that although so many people come to Dear Kim to learn about the CELBAN and CELBAN preparation, only one IEN wrote me from the US, asking me about the LPN process. And, only one wrote to me asking how to prepare for the CELBAN from the UK.

So, despite the 400 articles, none answer questions for people located in the USA! Only one was written for IENs in the UK! I am about to change that!

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🤔 How much does CELBANPrep cost?

Written 2021

Dear Friends,

COVID has changed our lives substantially. But some of the changes are good. After 10+ years of the CELBAN being delivered face to face and only in Canada with the announcement of the Computer Based Test, CELBAN CBT, in January of 2021:

  • The CELBAN is available online,
  • It is available internationally, and
  • IENS can take the CELBAN more than 3 times.

What that means is that as a service provider, CELBANPrep is changing too. As a result all of the articles on Dear Kim have to be updated. With more than 400 posts and 700 comments that is alot of content to wade through. The hope is to have the entire blog updated for Canada Day: July 1st, 2021.

(When you are reading articles on Dear Kim, look for “Updated 2021” at the top to know if the post is current and updated.)

Today I was updating Where should I start? originally posted in January 2015. So much has changed since then.

In writing that post I began answering the question, “How much does it cost?” I decided to create a new and separate post on that topic.

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CT4 THE DISILLUSIONED DREAMER – ♥ I don’t have the confident, I feel that I will fail [the CELBAN]

Updated this week

 

Hi Kim,thanks to google I was able to found you.i read a lot of your blog articles  for dear Kim.i’m now encourage to take my celban exam.i took my ielts once last year, my score was as follows Listening-6,reading-4.5,writing 5.5,speaking-6.0.from that time I didn’t have anymore interest to take again.because I’m afraid to fail,I feel also that I would not be able to pass.i wanted to try celban last year but I keep on postponing,I don’t have the confident,I feel that I will fail,I even thought that I would not pass.now I want CELBANPrep. Hope to hear from you Best regards L..

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CT4 THE DISILLUSIONED DREAMER – ♥ I am here for you, what I really want to know is: are you here for yourself?

Updated this week

DEAR KIM,

Hello again! First of all, i want to  say thank you for all the support you have given me despite the fact that i was not able to become an active student that time. My first experience to take the CELBAN early this year still went smooth despite  my tremendous lack of self confidence and time ( as i described to you my condition before). Kim i got 8 for speaking, 10 for listening, 9 for reading…..BUT a very huge BUT only 6 for writing. The result was fine at first because i tried to console my self that i could just try LPN and not go for RN anymore for when i got my result that was the time that CLPN in our province were accepting applicants with some differences in the English assessment results. After 6 months CLPN approved me for CCA  but they still want me to update my English result. That was the time that my heart shattered because first, i tried to settle for less than what i dream to become; second was  that  the next available spot for CELBAN is March ; third, i din’t know anymore how to approach the writing  and lastly, i will have to be retested again for listening. Its just recently that i managed to forgive myself and forego of the wrong decisions that i made.  From this moment , my experience made me more matured in approaching my goal. I had learned another life lesson  and now i need  to apply it. Kim, with humility, please recommend to me any [reources] for the writing and listening that you think would be able to help me. Thank you very much for reading my letter. S

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