Online Business English course

This online English course is for you if you want to develop your confidence using English for business and professional purposes. This course is based on your individual needs and that is why we teach it in small groups, maximum 6 people per group. The course focuses on your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills for your business and professional life. As well as developing you personally, this course also gives you the chance to meet other business people from different countries and professions without even having to leave your desk.

Group classes

Our group course offers 1.5 hours tuition every day from Monday to Friday.

Our course is based on an indvidual needs analysis for each person, but we aim to cover the following topics during our 8 week course:

  • Cross-cultural socialising with colleagues from different countries

  • Presenting yourself and your company, both formally in a business presentation and informally in a social context

  • Negotiating prices- through the language of persuasion, compromise and  empathy

  • Dealing with difficult customers or situations- making yourself clear without causing offence

  • Increasing your business vocabulary and grammar structures

  • Writing emails, reports, minutes and offers

  • Virtual meetings and telephoning

  • Accurate pronunciation and clear speech


Online Tutorial

Course start dates: 22.02.2021;  24.05.2021; 02.08.2021; 27.09.2021 (join any week)

Course length: 1 -8 weeks

Course levels: A2+

Minimum age: 20 years

Class size: 1 - 6

Lesson length: 90 minutes per day Monday to Friday

Lesson times: 2 different time zones:

1. Monday - Friday 11.00 UK time/ 19.00 CST,18.00 THA, 20.00 Japan

2. Monday - Friday 17.00 UK time/ 18.00 CET

No of lessons: 5 x 90 minutes per week

£1200 for 8 weeks paid in advance

£188 per week if paid from week to week

Registration fee :£30 per course - this gives you access to all your course materials online through our study portal plus access to online materials for 3 months after you go home.

Please be climate aware and offset your flight by, for example, planting trees. Or travel by train (or other public transport) for a 10% discount on your course- discount refunded on presentation of your tickets on arrival at the school. And if you could write about your journey, we can share how you did it and encourage others to do the same! Not applicable to pre-booked groups.

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