English for Human Resources
Our English for Human Resources course will provide you with the English language skills to perform in a variety of HR situations. You will focus on areas such as job interviews, giving performance reviews, discussing staff and training plans in meetings and over the phone.
Who is it for?
This course is for experienced HR professionals who want to improve their English ability in areas of HR management, including the recruitment process, salaries and benefits and problem-solving. Typically, course participants work as part of an international company and need to speak English with employees, colleagues and partners on a regular basis.
By the end of the course you can expect to:
Communicate more confidently about HR issues
Speak more accurately and fluently
Participate more successfully in meetings and negotiations
Have improved your written English including emailing
Have expanded your range of HR vocabulary
Socialise and network cross-culturally with greater confidence
Topics during the course include:
Recruitment, including interviewing techniques and writing job advertisements
Organisation and leadership
Training, motivation and rewards
Problems in the workplace
Dismissal (firing) procedures
Appraisal (performance review) techniques
You will also look at key language skills such as:
Spoken communication including meetings, negotiations, telephoning skills, presentations
Written communication – emails, reports, formal letters
Social English – hosting visits, socialising, meeting and greeting
Optional self-study: before or after your classes, you can use the self-study area in the centre. There are computers, a printer and plenty of desk space available. The self-study area is available whenever the centre is open. See the opening times here.
Included in fees
Fees include training plus:
All course materials and resources
Access to the self-study area
Three months access to London School Online platform
Detailed end-of-course progress report
Lecture from an external HR professional
Visit to an employment tribunal
When we are open: Check our standard opening times and the days when our centres are closed on public holidays by clicking this link.
- London, Holland Park Gardens
- Maximum group size: 6
- Minimum age: 30
- Duration: 1 week
30 hours per week
09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday)
Course start dates
- Sample week
- £1250 per week