Online certified English course: level B1

Learn English with our online A1 and A2 English course. Practice, achieve your goals and get the EF English Live certificate.

Choose a B1 English Course

Our online General English Course comprises 16 levels. Once you complete our online language test and understand your level, you can begin your journey with EF English Live.

If your level corresponds to a B1, you can choose conversation lessons and interactive exercises tailored specifically for people at your language level.

Improve your English with a goal-oriented approach and reach the next level of English in just a few weeks.

The B1 Level

The B1 level is the third level of English in the Common Frame of Reference for English Proficiency.

By reaching this level you will be able to make conversation about familiar topics and have a good command of the language. Getting to the B1 level of English will enable you to understand:

The main points of conversations related to work, school and travel

General information from a simple and clear conversation

Short texts about familiar topics

Course structure

Private lessons

Practice speaking English with our native-speaking Efekta Teachers™. Join our personalised private lessons whenever and wherever you want.

Group lessons

Engage in small group conversations with other students. Improve your listening skills and vocabulary under the guidance of one of our accredited Efekta Teachers™.

Interactive exercises

Access thousands of exercises and interactive content designed for B1-level learners. Learn English while having fun.

Reach your goals

EF English Live's method will enable you to achieve your language goals in the shortest time possible. Students who successfully complete the recommended level of study advance at least 1 level every 12 weeks.

Engaging in online conversations will enable you to develop immediately applicable skills. We will assist you in speaking English more fluently, improving your grammar, and refining your accent.

Whether you are preparing for an exam or looking to enhance your English for an upcoming trip, EF English Live is the right platform for you.

Certify your level of English

With EF English Live, your results are certified. Upon completing each level of study, you will receive a certificate confirming your language skills.

You can easily demonstrate your B1 level to universities and employers. Additionally, with just a few clicks, you can add the certification to your LinkedIn profile. Practice your English, enjoy the process, and obtain certified results!

Just in case you missed something...

Here are some frequently asked questions about learning English online.

Level B1 is the third level of English proficiency as established by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. This level corresponds to an IELTS score of 4-5, a TOEFL score of 57-86, and the Cambridge PET certificate.

Individuals who attain this level are capable of engaging in conversations with native speakers about familiar topics, they can describe experiences and events, and justify their opinions.

To learn more, please visit our English levels and certifications page.

The next level after B1 is B2.

Find out more about all English language levels by clicking below:

  • Level A1-A2

  • Level B2 (link)

  • Level C1-C2 (link)

There is only one way to accurately measure your English level: taking a language test. There are many kinds of tests to check your language level.

If you want to start a course with EF English Live, all you need to do is take our free online English test. Once you take the test and get the results, you can create a personalized learning plan under the guidance of our native Efekta Teachers™.

There are several ways to certify your level of English. IELTS, TOEFL and TOEIC are just a few of the certifications you might choose.

What are your needs? For what reason do you need to certify your English level? Answer these questions and find the test that is most appropriate for you. Whatever certification you choose, EF English Live's Efekta Teachers™ will be happy to help you reach your language goals.

The cost of a B1 online English course from EF English Live varies based on several factors, including:

  • The type of course you choose

  • The mode of lessons you require (group lessons, one-on-one lessons, etc.)

  • The frequency of lessons

The course price will be determined based on your specific preferences and needs. To request more information about our courses and their pricing, please click here.