Course Summary

Communicating in an English speaking workplace when English is not your main language can be a real challenge. 

This business english speaking course will help you gain confidence when speaking in a professional environment, providing a comfortable, nurturing setting and ample opportunity to practice under the guidance of a teacher.

Do you sometimes struggle using the phone at work, wanting to be fully understood as well as understanding others? Do you want to improve your articulation, enunciation and diplomatic speaking?

This course will show you how to refine and polish your pronunciation and give you confidence speaking and communicating in large groups, one on one and on the phone.

Participants in the course will also cover all aspects of professional speaking such as voice projection, pronunciation (stress and emphasis), diplomatic and persuasive speaking, small talk, asking questions starting and ending conversations and using speech to influence and build relationships with others and so succeed at work.

This course also covers:

  • Business idioms
  • Pronunciation
  • Phrasal Verbs
  • Diplomatic speaking strategies
  • Small talk

Students will gain valuable skills and practice in presenting and discussing ideas as well as revising grammar and perfecting their pronunciation.

Who is this course best suited to?

This course is designed for people who speak English as an Additional Language (EAL) and are looking to improve their speaking ability. It is perfect for existing workers as a form of professional development or those wishing to enter the workforce but feel their English needs improving. Also for anyone who wishes to improve their overall speaking skills in an English speaking professional environment.

What level does my English need to be at?

You must be able to speak English at a reasonably fluent level to be able to take this course. If you are unsure whether your English level is suitable for the course, please contact our customer service team on 9652 0611 and we will be more than happy to assess this!

What to bring?

Please bring along a pen and paper to each session.

Next Steps

Also checkout our Business English – Writing for Work course which has everything you need to improve your writing skills in the workplace

Course Sessions

Monday, 5th July - 8 classes


Session ID SKR50803C
5 Jul - 23 Aug 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$490 / $466 (conc)
Teacher
Jacqueline O'Donnell

Saturday, 7th August - 8 classes


Session ID SKR50804C
7 Aug - 25 Sep 10:00am - 1:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$490 / $466 (conc)
Teacher
Jacqueline O'Donnell

Wednesday, 15th September - 8 classes


Session ID SKR50805C
15 Sep - 3 Nov 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$490 / $466 (conc)
Teacher
Andrew Monaghan
Last updated: May 13, 2021 12:31pm