Effective Business English

Business Skills

Aims of the course

In this course, participants will improve their business communication skills through English. It will reveal how to communicate confidently and effectively by using English in a clear, concise and structured manner.

 

Who will benefit from attending?

Anyone who wants to improve their business communication skills and feels they need assistance in using English within emails, letters, reports and the like.

 

Participants will learn to:

  • Use English effectively for business
  • Check personal communication skills are working and strategies to fix them if not
  • Communicate in a professional style and manner
  • Avoid common errors in communication
  • Use sentences, paragraphs and punctuation correctly and effectively
  • Write for specific results
  • Edit, proof read and sense check texts
  • Feel confident about communicating with authority in a business context

 

Key topics covered:

  • What is business English?
  • Effective business style communication
  • Tips for using varying sentence patterns and sentence lengths
  • Being direct: less is more
  • Pointers for adding zing to your communication
  • Rules for capitalisation
  • Punctuation made easy
  • Secrets of spelling
  • New business usage standards
  • Proofreading or editing

 

What's included?

The majority of our courses are customised and delivered in house.  Our standard fee for customised course delivery over the duration of a day is £950.00, which includes diagnostics, course customisation to ensure the course meets the specific needs of your organisation, materials and delivery to groups of up to 15 people.  This equates to a training investment of £65.00 per head. Certificates are issued upon completion of the training for all participants.

Reference Nr.:
BSEBE
Experience Level:
Standard
Group:
Main Group