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Please read the below guidance before consulting the exam Centre/Course lists. You can then select another tab below to search by exam.

Where can I prepare for an IoLET exam?

  • IoLET (IoL Educational Trust) is an Awarding Organisation that creates and runs its own language exams, but it does not run taught preparation courses for these.
  • However, other organisations separate from IoLET do run taught preparation courses. These are listed for each exam in the PDF documents below, indicated in the column "Course".
  • These course providers have not been inspected for the quality of their course provision.
  • IoLET does not officially endorse or recommend any particular course.

Where can I sit an IoLET exam?

  • IoLET runs an exam centre in London (IoLET Open Centre), at which candidates can sit DipTrans, DPSI and DPI exams. This is listed in the PDF documents below.
  • In addition, other organisations separate from IoLET are registered as exam centres, at which candidates can sit DipTrans, DPSI and DPI exams. These are also listed for each exam in the PDF documents below.
  • Registered centres meet IoLET's requirements for holding IoLET exams.
  • Candidates must contact their chosen centre directly to confirm availability of space and facilities. Availability varies and is not guaranteed by IoLET or other organisations.
  • Exam centres independently determine the centre fees they charge.

Centres register and sign a Centre Agreement with IoLET on an annual basis. The agreement outlines and confirms acceptance of the General Conditions of Recognition issued by Ofqual June 2016 by both parties. Preparation course providers are independent and IoLET does not endorse, recommend or monitor preparation courses listed.

If you wish to register for an exam without attending a preparation course, it is possible to sit the exam at the British Council or a centre which accepts external candidates. Candidates must contact the centre to confirm availability of space, facilities and to request confirmation of arrangements. Alternatively, you can sit the exam at the IoLET Open Centre, London.

Contact us via info.diptrans@ciol.org.uk or +44 (0) 20 7940 3137.


Organisation namesort descending Address Country Website, email, phone, contact name Offers course? Offers distance course? Offers exam centre? Offers IT facilities?
Akademie fur Fremdsprachen Lietzenburger Str. 102


Berlin

10707
Germany http://www.akafremd.de/
post@akafremd.de
00 49 30 8866 3393

Ms Elaine Watson

Yes Yes
Al-Wasat Training & Development Institute (WTDI) P.O. Box 80199


Manama

Bahrain http://wtdi-bahrain.com
ali.alasfoor@wtdi-bahrain.com
00 973 1762 2708

Ali Al-Asfoor

Yes
Arab School of Translation 2 Loutfy Gomaa


Nasr City, Cairo

Egypt
ast.eschool@gmail.com
00201011353005

Ms Reem Bassiouny

Yes Yes
Babylon School of Languages The Hall
4 New Street

Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP1 2PH
United Kingdom http://www.babylonschooloflanguages.co.uk/
registrar@babylonschooloflanguages.com
01722 432 600

Jane Lewis

Yes Yes
Berufliche Schule fur Medien und Kommunikation Eulenkamp 46


Hamburg

22049
Germany http://www.bmk-hh.de/
bs17@hibb.hamburg.de
0049(0)405218504

Rebecca Garron

Yes Yes Yes

Centres register and sign a Centre Agreement with IoLET on an annual basis. The agreement outlines and confirms acceptance of the General Conditions of Recognition issued by Ofqual June 2016 by both parties. Preparation course providers are independent and IoLET does not endorse, recommend or monitor preparation courses listed.

If you wish to register for an exam without attending a preparation course, it is possible to sit the exam at a centre which accepts external candidates. Candidates must contact the centre to confirm availability of space, facilities and to request confirmation of arrangements. Alternatively, you can sit the exam at the IoLET Open Centre, London.

Contact us via info.dpsi@ciol.org.uk or +44 (0) 20 7940 3137.


Organisation namesort descending Address Country Website, email, phone, contact name Offers course? Offers distance course? Offers exam centre?
Babylon School of Languages The Hall
4 New Street

Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP1 2PH
United Kingdom http://www.babylonschooloflanguages.co.uk/
registrar@babylonschooloflanguages.com
01722 432 600

Jane Lewis

Yes Yes
Bilingual Education and Training Academy (BETA) UKIM Community


Bradford

BD3 0AJ
United Kingdom
betabradford@gmail.com
01274 407 255

Mr Mohammad Sajjad

Yes
Bridge Interpreting, Translating & Training Services CIC Gateshead International Business Centre
Mulgrave Terrace

Gateshead

NE8 1AN
United Kingdom http://www.bridgeinterpreting.co.uk/
admin@bridgeinterpreting.co.uk
1914909264

Ms Lynn Wilson

Yes Yes Yes
Cable Language 6 Horringford Road


Liverpool

L19 3QX
United Kingdom
cablelang@tinyworld.co.uk
07790 356 336

Ms Diane Larkin

Yes
Diversity NI Ltd 178 Upper Newtownards Road


Belfast
Co Antrim
BT4 3ES
United Kingdom http://www.diversityni.co.uk/
info@diversityni.co.uk
02890 473737

Paolina Hawthorne

Yes Yes

Centres register and sign a Centre Agreement with IoLET on an annual basis. The agreement outlines and confirms acceptance of the General Conditions of Recognition issued by Ofqual June 2016 by both parties. Preparation course providers are independent and IoLET does not endorse, recommend or monitor preparation courses listed.

If you wish to register for an exam without attending a preparation course, it is possible to sit the exam at a centre which accepts external candidates. Candidates must contact the centre to confirm availability of space, facilities and to request confirmation of arrangements. Alternatively, you can sit the exam at the IoLET Open Centre, London.

Contact us via info.dpi@ciol.org.uk or +44 (0) 20 7940 3137.


Organisation namesort descending Address Country Website, email, phone, contact name Offers course? Offers distance course? Offers exam centre?
Bridge Interpreting, Translating & Training Services CIC Gateshead International Business Centre
Mulgrave Terrace

Gateshead

NE8 1AN
United Kingdom http://www.bridgeinterpreting.co.uk/
admin@bridgeinterpreting.co.uk
1914909264

Ms Lynn Wilson

Yes Yes
Cintra Ltd 8 Wellington


Cambridge

CB1 1HW
United Kingdom http://www.cintra.org.uk
training@cintra.org.uk
01223 346873

Julie-Ann Roszkowski

Yes
DPSI ONLINE with Helena El Masri 20 Kingsland Close


Shoreham by Sea
West Sussex
BN43 6NQ
United Kingdom http://www.dpsionline.co.uk/
helena@dpsionline.co.uk
Enquiries by e-mail only
Yes
Hammersmith & Fulham Adult Learning & Skills Service Macbeth Street
Hammersmith

London

W6 9JJ
United Kingdom http://www.hfals.co.uk/courses/interpreting/
lisa.lamb@ibhf.gov.uk
0208 753 3600

Miss Lisa Lamb

Yes
IoLET Open Centre Central London location


London

United Kingdom http://www.ciol.org.uk
exams.crd@iol.org.uk
020 7940 3127/3137

Central Registration Department

Yes

Centres register and sign a Centre Agreement with IoLET on an annual basis. The agreement outlines and confirms acceptance of the General Conditions of Recognition issued by Ofqual June 2016 by both parties. Preparation course providers are independent and IoLET does not endorse, recommend or monitor preparation courses listed.

If you wish to register for an exam without attending a preparation course, it is possible to sit the exam at a centre which accepts external candidates. Candidates must contact the centre to confirm availability of space, facilities and to request confirmation of arrangements. Alternatively, you can sit the exam at the IoLET Open Centre, London.

Contact us via info.cbs@ciol.org.uk or +44 (0) 20 7940 3137.


Organisation namesort descending Address Country Website, email, phone, contact name Offers course? Offers distance course? Offers exam centre?
The Language Academy – Sheffield SYAC Training Centre
120 Wicker

Sheffield

S3 8JD
United Kingdom
langacademy@hotmail.com
0114 2765 930 / 07774 065 650

Dr Muhammad Malik

Yes Yes Yes