CAEL Online Availablility

Test takers located in Canada, Mexico, the USA, Brazil, Colombia, and Japan can now take the CAEL test online, at home. CAEL Online is expanding international availability throughout 2021. CAEL Online will be available at least once a week on Saturday or Sunday.

Download Requirements Checklist

What do you need to take CAEL Online? We've created a checklist to help you prepare from the registration process to the check-in the process on your CAEL Online test day.

System Requirements

Are you able to take CAEL Online at home? Test your computer/laptop with our System Check to see if your device is compatible.

What You Need to Know Before Registering for CAEL Online

There are a few requirements before registering that you may need to consider and prepare for to ensure that your test day goes smoothly.

Test Day Procedures

Test Day Rules

Frequently Asked Questions

Have More Questions about Test Day?

To review our most frequently asked questions about CAEL, our test day procedures, and more, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below. If you have further questions about the CAEL, please contact the CAEL Office for more information.

Additional Information about CAEL Policies

For more information about our cancellation and retake policies, and to view our available forms for special accommodations and more, click below.
What I liked most about the CAEL was that you can do the test on the computer, it uses Canadian English, and the results are released quickly!
- Alinsson, CAEL - Test Taker
I appreciated the availability of test dates for CAEL, and found it convenient and inexpensive compared to other English proficiency tests.
- Aashima, CAEL - Test Taker
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