English for Business – or – Business in English

English for Business:

These courses focuses on the vocabulary and topics used in business, trade, finance, and international relations. Great importance is place on the language and skills needed for typical business communication such as presentations, negotiations, meetings, small talk, socialising, correspondence, and report writing. Students improve their overall language skills and develop confidence in their use of English in business settings. Students prepare for the real world by using examples of tasks and situations from their own work environment, case studies from their industry, as well as authentic resources such as newspaper articles, company websites etc.

Business Fundamentals: Effective Communication

An example of a course plan at intermediate level

  • Making effective phone calls
  • Writing emails
  • Online communication in a professional context
  • Delivering effective presentations
  • Writing professional reports and proposals
  • Conducting productive meetings

Business in English:

These are short courses, from 8 – 20 hours, on specific Business topics, taught in English. These courses are very interactive. The goal is to develop a particular skills, and you do this while using English. Participants share their own experiences related to the topic, take part in discussions and carry out tasks and projects.

Courses include:

  • Collaborative Working (face to face and online)
  • Effective Networking
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Creative Thinking
  • Change management
  • Time Management
  • Presenting yourself professionally online
  • Developing your project management skills
  • People Management
  • Negotiating successfully

Prices and Packages

Courses can be taken in company if you’re located in the greater Düsseldorf areas, or online.

Individuals or Groups.

Prices start at 45€ (per teaching hour).

Lessons can be booked in 20, 40 or 60 hour packages.

Packages include: Needs Analysis, Level Assessment, Mid-course evaluation, End of course assessment (project/ presentation etc), One to one feedback (telephone/ video call)

A 40 hour package includes: 38 hours lessons plus 2 hour feedback session.

For In Company meetings, a minimum of 2 hours should be booked. Online lessons can be booked from 1 hour.