English for Work

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Burlington School has an excellent reputation for delivering courses in Professional English, and we provide training to companies and individuals from all over the world. 

Our English for Work courses are specially designed to meet the needs of the modern working environment. 

Our Business English courses are designed for people who want to improve their English and gain valuable experience in an English-Speaking workplace. They are suitable for experienced professionals, people preparing for their first job in an English-speaking environment, students preparing for business-related courses and people who want to improve their career prospects.

COURSE CONTENT

There are 2 components to our English for Work courses:

  • General English, Business English, IELTS Test Preparation or Cambridge English Exam Preparation classes at Burlington School.
  • Professional training in a work-based environment in London.*
  • Optional work experience in London (students from the EEA or Switzerland only)*.

* Please note: Professional Training and Work Experience are provided by a 3rd party, and are not accredited by Accreditation UK

SECTORS AVAILABLE:

  • Secretarial and Administration  
  • Information Technology  
  • Web Design and Development  
  • Social Media Marketing  
  • Marketing and Sales  
  • Human Resources  
  • Event Management  
  • Education

SUMMARY

  • Learn English for work or study
  • Focus on language, skills and communication
  • Learn practical workplace skills in a professional environment
  • Gain valuable experience of an English-speaking workplace
  • Regular progress tests and tutorials

WHAT NEXT?

After finishing one of our English for Work courses, students could try: 

  • reading articles and news stories about unfamiliar subjects in professional journals and blogs  
  • speaking to people in English in a professional context
  • doing a work placement in an English-speaking environment 
  • taking one of our English for Specific Purposes courses 
  • taking our IELTS Preparation course to prepare for university
  • taking one of our online courses

KEY FACTS

  • Levels available:
    Intermediate (B1) to Advanced (C1/C2) 
  • Maximum number of students per class:
    16
  • Start date:
    Every Monday
  • Course length:
    Minimum 2 weeks 
  • Number of lessons per week:
    Alternating weeks of:
    • 20 lessons at Burlington School
    • 15 hours professional training in the workplace 
  • Time of course:
    Throughout the day from 09:00 to 17:15
  • Minimum age:
    16 years

OUTCOMES:

Students who successfully complete our English for Work course…   

  • are more confident in their use of English 
  • are better able to communicate effectively and spontaneously with others in the workplace  
  • are able to work and socialise in a cross-cultural environment  
  • can participate in discussions relating to working in an international environment 
  • are closer to achieving their career goals

I love studying in London. The school has a great atmosphere because the staff are so friendly and enthusiastic. As well as my studies I also gained some great experience doing working experience for Burlington School, thank you!

Lesley from France

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