ENGLISH FOR PROFESSIONALS AND BUSINESS EXECUTIVES
We understand that everyone is unique with different needs and different goals. From your first contact with us we will provide you with individual attention and answer any of your questions. Our whole team of staff is dedicated to providing you with excellent service and courses in a warm, friendly and professional environment, as well as caring for every aspect of your stay.
We make you work hard to achieve the goals you set out to, but we also guarantee that you will enjoy your studies in our friendly, relaxed and family atmoshpere at the same time. Our native speaking teachers offer a vast variety of business and life knowledge and experience in many different business sectors, as well as having many years of teaching experience under their belts.
Courses for Professionals and Business Executives
Minimum age 18.
Maximum class size is 10.
Courses start every Monday.
Intensive Course of 29 lessons per week, additional one to one lessons in packages of 5 or 10 are available.
At the time of booking you will complete a check list and a content form to tell us what you need and what you wish to achieve.
Initial test on the first day, followed by a more detailed assessment of your language abilities by the teacher during the first class.
Welcome and induction given by a member of our staff while you wait for your test to be corrected.
You will start a class on your first day (after testing).
Regular progress check and one to one consultation with your teacher.
Homework and self-study guidance.
All course material is provided. Extra material is always available on request.
Suitable for all levels of English. Please enquiry about beginners level before booking.
The timetable applies to the Professional Business English and Business Executives Course, however can be changed to your requirements.
We understand that everyone is unique with different needs and different goals. From your first contact with us we will provide you with individual attention. Our whole team of staff is dedicated to providing you with excellent courses in a warm, friendly and professional environment, as well as caring for every aspect of your stay.
In order to deliver the best possible language solution for you or your clients we take the following steps:-
1 Identify your language and communication needs and your objectives
2 Design your training programme to meet those needs and objectives
3 Utilise the most up to date, real-life course materials so your training is appropriate, interesting and relevant
4 Monitor your progress and objectives continuously and systematically
5 Provide guidance so you can continue to develop after your course
Our course participants are typically highly motivated people from a wide range of commercial, industrial and professional fields. Some of our recent clients have worked for international companies such as Siemens, Glaxo Smith Kline, Ryanair, Skoda, NHS, EU Commission, Ministry of Education Romania, Ministry of Slovakia, Media Moscow and many small as well as medium businesses from all over Europe.
Typical skills to focus on
Leading and participating at meetings and interviews
Developing specialised business vocabulary
Discussing key business concepts
Communicating effectively on the telephone
Corresponding effectively verbally and in writing
Writing reports and presenting results
Areas of professional English we cater for
Marketing And Sales
Banking And Finance
Travel And Tourism
Medicine, Health Care And Nursing, Pharmacy
Our business classroom contains
Fully equipped classroom
Lounge with daily newspapers and free tea/coffee
Laptop and data projector for in-class presentations
Wireless internet WLAN and LAN
Free internet access and printer
Business English Exams we prepare for
We are a registered preparation centre for Cambridge Business Exams
Return travel from and to the airport of your choice is organised. You will receive the driver’s details before your departure to the UK. We advise the clients to call the driver once all luggage has been collected and everyone is ready to depart. Our emergency number will also be supplied should you experience any problems at all or urgently need to get in touch with us.
A representative of St. George’s will be allocated to you throughout your stay with St. George’s. You will receive maps and your welcome pack on arrival.
We have three different budget options of accommodation available.
1. Our host family accommodation includes full board (breakfast, packed lunch and dinner) and is based on a single occupancy. We are able to meet special dietary and medical requirements. Our experienced, regularly inspected and police-checked host families provide a caring and friendly family environment for students; and enable them to discover the British culture and practice their English daily. #
2. Our company only uses bed and breakfasts with the best reputation and reviews. All the B&Bs we use are within a short walk to our centre. Majority of the bed and breakfast have their own facilities to provide a hot dinner. There are also numerous restaurants of different cuisine available within a short distance to the B&B.
3. There is a great choice of excellent hotels within a short walk to our centre available, some with their own restaurant facilities.
St. George's offers a wide range of excursions for our students. You have a chance to visit a different place every weekend at a great price only available to students, the main excursions include London, Brighton, Arundel, Chichester, Portsmouth, Lewes, Oxford, Windsor and Eton, Cambridge and Greenwich, Stonhenge and Bath, Isle of Wight, Statford Upon Avon, Leeds Castle and Canterbury. London musicals, theme parks and Warner Bros. Studio Tour (Harry Potter) are also available. Please see the choice of excursions available Consider booking your excursions in advance to secure your place. All excursions are with a guide.
We inform you of any local activities and events so you can also enjoy the local English culture and Worthing surrounding.
Our Professional English courses are geared solely towards the needs of our business clients. Before you arrive we will ask you to complete a checklist and a goal sheet to ensure we meet your English language needs and design your lessons around your requirements and goals. We will work on your goals with you and work towards not only achieving them, but exceeding them.
No time waste. We appreciate you are a very busy person who wishes to maximise the investment in time and the course. You will be included in the class straight after your test on your first day. This course also provides a flexibility to adapt your content as you go and add one to one lessons if you wish so.
Quality of teaching is guaranteed. Our teachers have not only the necessary qualifications within appropriate fields but also a vast real-life experiences of running their own businesses within different commercial sectors. You will be able to draw not only on their high level of English language knowledge but also on their business skills based on real scenarios and practical situations.