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Business & Work English evening classes in Edinburgh

These classes are aimed at international professionals already working in Edinburgh and Scotland who want to fine tune their English in the workplace.

The classes are held once a week on Tuesdays from 18.00 - 20.00 over a period of 4 weeks.

Course Profile: Part-time evening class

The course takes place in a small group with a maximum of 5 students, giving you plenty of opportunity to actively participate.

The topics and skills actually covered are based on the needs analysis form and group consensus at the beginning of the course but would typically include the following:

What to expect:

Focus on speaking and listening skills at work:

  • interacting with colleagues and clients
  • communicating fluently, accurately and precisely
  • paraphrasing and summarising ideas and opinions
  • clarifying understanding
  • giving instructions
  • problem solving
  • presentations
  • meetings/negotiations
  • appraisals

Enhancing your pronunciation

  • improving clarity
  • reducing accent

Focus on writing skills in the workplace

  • best practice in business writing
  • effective emails and letters
  • reports
  • taking and writing minutes
  • cultural aspects of writing

Corrective feedback

  • throughout the course from your teacher

Course Level

Suitable for:

Intermediate B1Advanced C1

Course Summary

  • Once a week for 4 weeks
  • 2 hours per week (course total = 8 hours)
  • Tuesdays 18.00 - 20.00
  • Maximum 5 students per group
  • Minimum age 18
  • Average age 28 - 55+

Course Outcomes

  • communicate more effectively in a working environment
  • feel more confident speaking with colleagues and clients
  • increase the use of specific language used in your professional area
  • write more efficiently and effectively in English

Prices: Part-time evening class

Course Day & time Course dates 2021 Price per course (GBP)
Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice Mondays
10.00 - 12.00
or
18.00 - 20.00
August: 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th
September: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
October: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
November: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd
£120
Business & Work English Tuesdays 18.00 - 20.00 August: 4th, 11th, 18th 25th
September: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
October: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
November: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
£120
Effective Communication speaking & listening Wednesdays
10.00 - 12.00
or
18.00 - 20.00
August: 5th, 12th, 19th 26th
September: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
November: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
£120
2 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block £220
3 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block £325

Course: Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice

Day & time: Mondays  / 10.00 ‑ 12.00 / or / 18.00 ‑ 20.00

Course dates 2021: August: 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th / September: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th / October: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th / November: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd

Price per course (GBP): £120

Course: Business & Work English

Day & time: Tuesdays 18.00 ‑ 20.00

Course dates 2021: August: 4th, 11th, 18th 25th / September: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th / October: 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th / November: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

Price per course (GBP): £120

Course: Effective Communication speaking & listening

Day & time: Wednesdays  / 10.00 ‑ 12.00 / or / 18.00 ‑ 20.00

Course dates 2021: August: 5th, 12th, 19th 26th / September: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th / October: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th / November: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

Price per course (GBP): £120

Course: 2 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block

Day & time:

Course dates 2021:

Price per course (GBP): £220

Course: 3 of the above courses in the same 4-week month block

Day & time:

Course dates 2021:

Price per course (GBP): £325

Courses are held in monthly blocks, i.e. August, September, October, November

Price Includes

  • All teaching
  • Materials
  • Certificate of Attendance

Course Timetables: Part-time evening class

Part-time English skills classes

Time From Time To Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:00 12:00 Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice - Effective Communication speaking & listening - - -
18:00 20:00 Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice Business & Work English Effective Communication speaking & listening - - -

Monday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Job Skills: CV writing & interview practice

Tuesday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Business & Work English

Wednesday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

Effective Communication speaking & listening

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Effective Communication speaking & listening

Thursday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Friday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Saturday

10:00 - 12:00 : 

18:00 - 20:00 : 

Class times may be subject to change, please confirm at the time of booking

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