Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP)

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 Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP)

The Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and provides up to 510 hours of English language tuition to eligible migrants and humanitarian entrants to help them learn basic English skills to assist them to successfully and confidently participate socially and economically in Australian society. You may be eligible for AMEP if you have been

  • granted a permanent visa OR
  • granted an eligible temporary visa AND
  • speak little or no English

Young people between 15 and 17 years of age may also be eligible.

Why do the AMEP program?

In an AMEP class you will learn English language skills and information about Australian society.  You can meet other people learning English. Classes are taught by qualified teachers.

For more information on AMEP click here.

For information about the available VET courses to study under AMEP click the following links:

Course Plan: 22482VIC Course in Initial EAL

Course Locations

At Wingate we offer the AMEP program at our Ascot Vale location, as listed below.

Wingate Avenue Community Centre (Main Office)
13a Wingate Avenue, Ascot Vale VIC 3032

The Wingate Hub 
125 Union Road,  Ascot Vale VIC  3032

Flemington Community Centre
25 Mt Alexander Road, Flemington VIC 3031

For enquiries about eligibility and enrolment please visit or call our main office on 03 9212 0236,
You can find our contact information by clicking the ‘Enrol Today’ button below.