Why should you sign up for this course?

Business English communication skills are essential for getting ahead at work. Improving your professional business vocabulary and knowledge will help you work more effectively and open up new career opportunities.

English is recognised as the most internationally popular language, which makes it the most dominant language in the business world.

Even if you have a good level of basic English, learning business English will give you the chance to demonstrate a wider professional vocabulary which can result in new opportunities in your career.

Studying business English allows you to develop English language skills that are useful in an office or other business environments. By understanding the communication skills needed in the workplace, you can gain the confidence to build strong relationships with your colleagues and clients

Accredited and funded by the Human Resources and Development Agency 

 

 

 

 

 

The need for training 

 

Business English is a specialized language, ie it has specialized expressions, specialized syntax and structure. Business English  is the working language of many service companies today and is required for proper understanding and drafting of contracts, correspondence and other documents, meetings, telephone, e-mail, presentations and negotiations. This specialization and requirement also creates the need for training in this field. The PRACTICAL BUSINESS ENGLISH program consists of a series of practical English business language training courses. The courses are progressive steps towards achieving the English business language standard required by employers, such as international law firms, auditing and accounting firms, marketing departments, human resources, financial institutions and other related fields where vocational training is required for working in the business world. The priority at this stage is to ensure that there is a really strong foundation of English for business purposes, to allow learners to successfully work in English. Among other things, the trainees will learn specialized expressions and vocabulary for business purposes and will be trained in conducting conferences, telephone conferences, writing emails, correspondence and reports, preparing and speaking presentations, negotiating and serving customers.

Course Contents:

 

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Key objectives: 

Upon completion of the program, trainees will be able to communicate more fluently, orally and in writing, in English for vocational training purposes.

 

Knowledge:

 

1. To communicate in English Business language

2. To formulate sentences and expressions common in the business world.

3. To enrich their vocabulary in the business language.

4. Handle conversations in English business language.

5. To formulate their speech correctly.

6. To organize written texts

7. Enrichment of grammar

 

Skills:

 

1. Upgrade oral speech skills

2. Upgrade writing skills

3. Converse with co-workers and colleagues in English

4. Write emails in English.

5. Present, converse and negotiate in English business language.

6. Participate in English business language sessions.

7. Communicate by phone and online in English.

WHO IS THE PROGRAMME FOR: 

  • lawyers, 

  • accountants,

  • banking officers, 

  • private employees, 

  • marketing and human resources officers, 

  • Secretarial staff,

  • managers, and 

  • generally to people who work and want to improve their English language skills for vocational training purposes.

TRAINING METHODS

 

Modern distance learning via Zoom. This method enables the instructor to continuously assess the receptivity of the trainees and to be constantly updated accordingly. During the training, appropriate techniques will be developed and assist the subject of training. The lecture and the regular discussion challenge are the main pillar of the training techniques in this program. In addition, small screenings and demonstrations by the instructor in appropriate places will awaken and keep the trainees in learning vigilance.

CERTIFICATE

A Training Certificate will be awarded to those participants who will successfully complete the training. The Training Certificate, at the bottom, will state: "The program was approved by the Human Resources Development Authority".

 FEES

 

HRDA funded: €220

Non HRDA funded: €480 (paid in instalments)

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Practical business english 

 KEY FACTS:   

  1. Start Date: 07/05/2021

  2. Hours: 30 hours

  3. Mode: Live Online lessons

  4. HRDA funded: 220euros

  5. Non HRDA funded: 480euros (paid in instalments)