Business and Professional English

If you require English language training for your professional life or career, and wish to study with highly motivated professionals, you have come to the right place. All our business courses in London and Canterbury are intensive, dynamic, practical and skills-based. 

Our trainers are very experienced - and they recognise that not all businesses are the same. So our courses are flexible enough to reflect the needs of participants.

Whatever your language or experience level, our objective is always the same: to give you the skills and confidence to use English immediately and effectively in a wide variety of contexts.


Business & Professional English 30+ 

This course is for experienced professionals. It will allow you to work more effectively in English-speaking and international professional environments.

Business English 20 - 30

This course is for young professionals who need to speak English at work, or who want to start an international career. It is also suitable for people preparing for an MBA.

Individual English Training

A one-to-one course allows you to have a completely personalised course with your own trainer. 

Business & Professional English 30+ combination

This is an intensive course. Each week you will have 15 hours of Business and Professional English 30+ in a group (6 people maximum) and 15 hours of one-to-one lessons.

Highly qualified and experienced teachers. Though tuition here is expensive, it is well worth it. Particularly when you consider all the time and travel money you invest to learn in London, paying just a bit more to get a right teacher and improving your English faster makes sense!

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Corporate English Training 

We have extensive experience training groups of employees from leading companies in different industries and locations, including in-company training, immersion courses in the UK and online.

Intercultural Training

Intercultural courses in effective international communication and leadership include international presentation skills, international negotiations skills, global leadership skills and more.

BULATSTake the Cambridge BULATS exam at the end of your course to get a certificate of your English level and CEFR level. The BULATS exam is an internationally-recognised test of English for professional purposes.
Intercultural Competence plus Business and Professional EnglishWork effectively in an international environment and develop your cultural knowledge, self-awareness and communication skills. 
Global Leadership plus Business and Professional EnglishOur Business and Professional 30+ group course with one-to-one global leadership coaching will enable you to develop your cross-cultural leadership and international management skills.

Voice & Accent Training 

Individual classes to help you soften your accent and/or powerfully use your voice for presentations and public speeches.

English for Human Resources

HR English course for HR managers and professionals. This course will allow you to confidently and accurately use English in your role.

English for Specific Purposes

English for your industry and profession, For example Banking & Finance; Insurance; Sales; Oil & Gas; Engineering; and Aviation. Content is customised to you.

Cambridge BEC Vantage

The Cambridge BEC Vantage exam is an intermediate-level qualification for people who need to use English for international business purposes. Two-week course.

Business English Online

A six-month online course which focuses on key communication skills in business English: presenting, meetings, phone calls and more. Access 24/7 from any device.

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