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Examiner qualification telc Arabic B1

In this qualification, you will learn to apply the descriptors for the B1 level in oral examinations and to objectively assess each test taker’s performance.

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Your tasks as an examiner:

Assessing at level B1 poses special challenges for examiners: focusing on the test takers’ linguistic repertoire, accurately assessing it in sentences and grammatical structures, and assigning the correct levels. 


As a licensed telc examiner, you will assess the test takers’ oral performances confidently, objectively and at the appropriate level. 

Which exams can I I examine with the Arabic B1 licence?

With this examiner licence, you are authorised to administer the following telc examination: 

  • telc اللغة العربية B1

Participation requirements

Formal criteria:

  • Teaching experience: a total of at least 450 teaching hours in the target language at the CEFR levels of the desired license
  • Language competence appropriate to the role, near native speaker ability

Subject knowledge in accordance with the preparation module

  • Relevant CEFR competence levels and task-based language learning
  • Formats of the telc exams included in the license
  • telc assessment criteria
  • Procedure of telc examinations
  • telc examination regulations

LIVE online qualification: technical requirements

  • PC or laptop with camera
  • Headset (recommended)
  • Secure internet connection

Licensing requirements

  • Completion of all participation requirements
  • Presentation of a valid government-issued photo
  • Active and appropriate participation in the qualification
  • Appropriate assessment based on the criteria
  • Demonstration of role competence as telc examiner/assessor
  • Activation of microphone and camera (in the case of a LIVE online qualification)


Qualification programme

Please note: 

The initial qualification is always obtained through a live seminar (online or face-to-face). 

If you have previously acquired a licence, you can also make use of our online qualification self-study modules to renew your licence. 

Self-learning module In person LIVE Online

​​​Action: You will find live qualification seminars under the title "Examiner qualification B1". We offer these seminars in English and in German. 

Our Tip: Enter "examiner" into the search field to find all qualifications for foreign language formats at a glance. 

The qualification process

During the qualification seminar, you will assess sample performances and discuss them with other examiners. You will learn to apply the marking criteria consistently and reflect on your role as examiner. 

At the end, you will complete a licensing task in which you will evaluate one to two examination situations. If you successfully complete this task and fulfil all participation requirements, you will receive a telc examiner licence Arabic B1. 


For details on online qualification seminars, click here.

Licence Validity

To examine telc examinations, you need a valid telc examiner licence. Each licence is valid for three years.  


To ensure quality and consistency of examination assessment, regular training of examiners is essential. With each successful qualification, you receive confirmation from telc that you are competent in your examiner role and are a valuable member of our community.