English for the Public Sector

Our English for Public Sector course is designed for anyone working in the state or public sector. The course will help you to function more effectively in international meetings and negotiations, give effective presentations and chair and participate in formal and informal meetings.

Who’s it for?

This course is for officials working in the state or public sectors who attend international meetings. It may also suit you if you work alongside such people. Typical participants come from government ministries or other public authorities, and work with organisations such as the EU, EEA, WTO, UN, NATO, World Bank and IMF.

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The Benefits

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • participate in international meetings with greater confidence and effectiveness

  • chair international meetings more effectively

  • manage official texts and emails more quickly

  • socialise and network with greater confidence

  • work more successfully in a cross-cultural environment

Course Content

You can expect to cover the following areas:

  • Simulated negotiations and meetings

  • Aspects of international relations including intercultural understanding

  • Communication in an international context including lobbying

  • Key language for taking part in and chairing bilateral and multilateral meetings

  • Handling social situations – meeting and greeting, receiving visitors, socialising

  • Using the telephone effectively

  • Practice communicating more complex ideas and discussing problems

Included in fees

Fees include training plus:

  • All course materials and resources

  • Daily 3-course lunch(Monday to Friday)

  • Networking reception every Monday

  • Access to LondonSchool Online platform

  • Detailed end-of-course progress report

  • Visit to the Houses of Parliament (when in session)

Why study at The London School of English?

  • Rated “Excellent” in over 450 independent client reviews
  • Over 100 years’ experience
  • Tailored training delivers clear results
  • Memorable experiences in London, Canterbury or online
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Level 1 (Beginner)

I do not speak any English.

Level 2 (Elementary)

I can say and understand a few things in English.

Level 3 (Pre-Intermediate)

I can communicate simply and understand in familiar situations but only with some difficulty.

Level 4 (Low Intermediate)

I can make simple sentences and can understand the main points of a conversation but need much more vocabulary.

Level 5 (Intermediate)

I can speak and understand reasonably well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more complex grammar and vocabulary.

Level 6 (Upper Intermediate)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 7 (Pre-Advanced)

I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.

Level 8 (Advanced)

I speak and understand very well but sometimes have problems with unfamiliar situations and vocabulary.

Level 9 (Very Advanced)

I speak and understand English completely fluently.