This course will provide you with the English language skills needed to perform in a variety of work situations, including interviewing applicants, conducting appraisals, participating in meetings and using the telephone. The written and spoken work will be valuable in both formal and social situations.
Minimum age: 25
Average age: 39
1 week course
Fixed start dates
30 hours per week (30 x 60 minutes)
09.00 - 17.00 Monday - Friday
One guest speaker per course
Most participants on this course are experienced HR professionals.
The course is designed to develop participants' language and communication skills in a professional context. The course focuses on active speaking and writing skills and communication strategies. In order to provide a framework for the course, topic areas may include:
Key language skills and communication strategies covered in the course include:
When professional people are speaking with their counterparts, discussion often turns to broader matters. The course reflects this with practice in the context of a range of topical issues such as:
Professional hospitality, entertaining visitors and handling social situations are important for many professional people. Areas covered include:
You can expect to improve your English in the following ways:
In addition to the benefits outlined above, you can expect to communicate more confidently in a range of life and work situations, do better presentations, and use the telephone for effective communication.
4th - 8th February 2013
18th - 22nd March2013
20th - 24th May 2013
29th July - 2nd August 2013
30th September - 4th October 2013
11th - 15nd November 2013
Well prepared programme covering a range of HR topics; very useful for my work.