Master IELTS General: Letters

For IELTS Teachers
What to do with IELTS letters? How to teach? How to assess?
How to make a letter more natural?
What vocabulary and grammar to teach?

This course will give you the answers to your IELTS Letter questions.

There are only a few books on IELTS General and it’s usually hard to understand how to help our students with letters.

So, after this course, you’ll have a very clear idea and knowledge what to do and what books/sources/materials to use.

- No fluff (“water”), only what you really need for your classes
- Letter tricks and life hacks for 7.0-9.0
- Assessment and Methodology
- You can watch the recordings if can’t make it live
What will I get?
  • You’ll get really useful materials to use in your classes.
  • You’ll get insights into how to write IELTS General letters for 7.0-9.0.
  • You’ll get 5 Units. Each unit contains a recorded training session + materials
What will I learn?
  • You’ll know what to do in your classes.
  • You’ll learn about the “score killers”.
  • You’ll know how to assess letters.
  • You’ll understand the criteria in more depth.
  • You’ll be able to help your students with letters.
  • You’ll be able to grade your students’ letters much more easily.
Who is this course for?
For new and experienced IELTS teachers who have General IELTS students. The course is useful even if you've prepared students for letters. There are some interesting lifehacks and tricks to jazz up your letter classes.
Why this course?
After the course, you'll become confident with IELTS letters and will have a very clear idea of how to help your General IELTS students with Writing Task 1.

The course saves your time as there are ready made materials for your classes e.g., handouts, grammar structures, formal/informal words.

IELTS Letters Programme

You can start any time

All the course materials are on the online platform which you have access to.
You can cover the material at your own pace and come back to any unit when you want.

Training Sessions are in English
1 Session is ~80 minutes.

Access to the course materials for 3 months. You can extend at extra cost

Unit 1

What you didn’t know about IELTS Letters
  • Format, types, tone, score killers

Unit 2

Structure, Organisation and Grammar
  • How to structure any letter
  • Openers and closers
  • Functional language
  • What grammar to teach

Unit 3

Letter Types
  • Apology, Complaint, Advice, Request, Thank you letters
  • Correcting typical Errors
  • Magical life hacks to make a letter natural (yes, there are some tricks here you should know)

Unit 4

  • Understanding these vague band descriptors
  • Score killers
  • Grading letters (practice)

Unit 5

  • What books to use
  • What to do in classes
  • Activities/games for your students
  • A checklist for letters

3 months

Access to the course materials
You can extend at extra cost


IELTS Expert: Maria Molashenko
- IELTS Teacher since 2012
- Nile (UK) qualified IELTS Expert
- IELTS Academic: 8,5 (9.0 for Speaking)
- An experienced CELTA Trainer
- DELTA (3 Modules), NILE Certified IELTS Instructor
- Academic Director at an Official IELTS Test Centre for 8 years
- Maria has trained IELTS teachers for over 5 years and is a self-employed trainer
- Founder of
- IELTS Speaking for Success Podcaster


Please read this FAQ before signing up
How exactly the training is organized?

It's fully online
You will get an email with the access link to online platform.
You will study 5 Units; each unit contains a recorded training session + downlodable materials (please check with the course programme on this page to see what topics are covered).
You can ask questions in the comment section below each unit.

Sign up

You’ll get an email with the access link within 10-15 minutes
(please check your promotions folder and spam box)

Master IELTS General: Letters

5 500 ₽
  • 5 Units with recorded training sessions (6,5 hours)
  • Materials, handouts and letter samples
  • Access to the materials: 3 months (extend at extra cost)
  • Certificate from Maria
  • BONUS: Coherence/Cohesion session (90 mins)

Have a question?

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact us
Будьте в курсе
Узнавайте первыми о новостях в IELTS, тренингах и предстоящих ивентах для преподавателей
Нажимая на кнопку "Подписаться" Вы даете согласие на рекламную и информационную рассылку