Business English Express - business conversation skills

These business English conversation classes are trainer-led with activities to develop your conversation skills in common business situations. The format of the classes is designed to build your speaking, conversation, active listening and comprehension skills in target areas quickly. 

Who is it for?  

These conversation classes are for busy professionals who want to improve their English for work quickly. If you already have a good general level of English, and you want to develop your confidence further, this is a great class for you. This is useful for professional situations such as giving presentations, negotiating, forming relationships with clients, relocating, or working with people in an English-speaking country. 

How training is delivered 

These conversation classes are taught by a trainer using the online communication platform Zoom. The training is compatible with all laptops, desktops and mobile devices.  

What to expect 

These classes are the perfect opportunity for you to improve the practical skills that you need to succeed at work and in business. The main focus is on speaking practice, listening comprehension and two-way communication, and all the exercises and conversations are based on real-life scenarios, so you can use your new skills in your own workplace immediately. Joining our group classes will also help you form a professional network.   

You will learn business vocabulary and your trainer will give you feedback and correction on your speech and grammar.   

There are two classes per week. You will be expected to do no more than 30 minutes of homework between classes.  

Benefits  

These classes will build your confidence in: 

  • Taking part in professional meetings and discussions 

  • Presenting  

  • Speaking remotely through telephone and videocalls

  • Negotiating  

  • Conversing naturally on a wide range of topics 

  • Listening comprehension

Course content  

  • Communication skills and strategies 

  • Participating in meetings 

  • Negotiations 

  • Presentations 

  • Writing emails  

  • Networking and socialising 

  • Talking about facts and figures 

  • Business vocabulary  

  • Practical grammar and verb tenses 

  • Pronunciation  

Included in the fees 

  • All course materials and resources  

  • Certificate of completion  

  • location-blue Online
  • age Minimum age: 18
  • duration Duration: 1 - 10 weeks
  • students Maximum group size: 8
  • dates Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • time 3 hours per week (2 x 90 minute classes)
  • time 17.30 - 19.00 (UK time)
  • price £120 per week

English Level

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9

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.