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Language Training & Courses

Language, and successful use of language, is vital to most businesses and its importance is becoming ever more vital in today’s shrinking world. A good command of a language opens doors, enhances careers and creates opportunities for you and your business.

Learn more about developing your language skills – browse the lists here and then Request Information directly from the course provider.

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International Language Course - 34 Languages to choose from
International Career Institute
         
(15)
Distance
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English Language A Level Course
Distance Learning Centre
445 GBP
Distance
Distance Learning Centre's English Language A Level course introduces advanced language study and will develop the students ability to write for...
Private Tuition Language Course
Berlitz UK - London
         
(2)
Multiple (7)
For individuals wishing to learn a new language, but can't find the time in their busy schedule, Berlitz's private tuition...
Total Immersion Language Course
Berlitz UK - London
         
(1)
Multiple (7)
Complete immersion has long been known as an effective method of learning a new language. Berlitz Total Immersion Language Training...
Crash Course in Any Language
Berlitz UK - London
         
(2)
Multiple (7)
There is no better way to learn a new language than to simply start. Berlitz's Crash Course in language training...
eBerlitz Distance Language Course
Berlitz UK - London
Distance
For individuals who would like to improve their language skills, but struggle to find the time, eBerlitz distance language training...
IGCSE First Language English
UK Open College Ltd
359 GBP
Distance
The online IGCSE courses delivered by UK Open College will prepare you to enrol onto A Level subjects or improve...
Corporate Language Training - Berlitz Virtual Classroom
Berlitz UK - London
Distance
For the ultimate flexibility in employee language training, the Berlitz Virtual Classroom allows employees to build their language in a...
EF Executive - Immersive Japanese language abroad
EF - Education First
Tokyo
This Immersive Japanese language course has been designed to address professionals' need to learn language quickly and within the contexts...
EF Executive - Immersive Mandarin language abroad
EF - Education First
Beijing
This Mandarin Chinese language programme provides an immersive environment where professionals can learn Mandarin Chinese for their professional roles quickly...
EF Executive - Immersive Spanish language abroad
EF - Education First
Madrid
Learning a new language for a job needs to happen quickly and within relevant contexts. This Spanish language immersion course is designed to...
A Level English Literature & Language - AS & A2 Fast Track
UK Open College Ltd
399 GBP
Distance
This fast track  A Level course in English Language & Literature aims to encourage candidates to use integrated linguistic and...
EF Executive - Immersive German language abroad
EF - Education First
Munich
This immersive German language course enables professionals to learn German for their jobs quickly and within the context of their...
EF Executive - Immersive French language abroad
EF - Education First
Paris
Immersion is a proven method for developing language skills quickly. This immersive French language course has been designed specifically for...
EF Executive - Immersive Italian language abroad
EF - Education First
Rome
Held in Rome, Italy, this Immersive Italian language programme helps professionals learn Italian quickly and in a relevant context. The...
EF Executive - Immersive English language abroad
EF - Education First
Multiple (3)
Designed for professionals needing to learn English quickly for their professional role, the EF Executive English language programme will help...
ESOL English language
DSM Training
90 GBP
Distance
English is a common language for business and commerce. Many organisation see it as an asset if their employees are...
EF Efekta Solo - Self-study virtual English language training
EF - Education First
Distance
EF's Efekta language learning system lets you learn English within the contexts of your industry's vocabulary and in a highly...
EF Efekta Professional - Combined virtual and face-to-face English language training
EF - Education First
Nationwide
The EF Efekta Professional English language training provides a structured and effective approach to learning English for your industry. Designed to help...
A Level English Language & Literature
UK Open College Ltd
399 GBP
Distance
A level English language and literature course. This course covers the brand new spec introduced in september 2015. UK Open college are...
A Level in English Language and Literature
Oxford Learning College
315 GBP
Distance
  Examining Board: Edexcel Next Examination Period: May / June 2019 Exam Specification Code: 9ELO Coursework Element: Yes Practical Element:...
Greek Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(3)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or the Complete Course Online study : 12 months, assisted by native speaking...
Irish Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(1)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Irish with Rosetta...
Filipino - Tagalog Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Language courses developed by Rosetta Stone introduce you to Filipino - Tagalog in a systematic way that is more flexible...
Portuguese - Brazilian Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(2)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Portuguese with Rosetta...
Japanese Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Japanese with Rosetta...
Hebrew Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Hebrew with Rosetta...
Korean Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Korean with Rosetta...
Hindi Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Hindi with Rosetta...
Chinese - Mandarin Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(2)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Chinese with Rosetta...
Polish Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Polish with Rosetta...
Dutch Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(2)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Dutch with Rosetta...
Vietnamese Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: the TOTALe package Learn Vietnamese with Rosetta...
Swedish Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Swedish with Rosetta...
Turkish Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: the TOTALe package Learn Turkish with Rosetta...
Persian - Farsi Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: the TOTALe package Learn Persian - Farsi...
Fast Track A Level in English Language & Literature (Full)
Oxford Learning College
365 GBP
Distance
  Examining Board: Edexcel Next Examination Period: May / June 2018 Exam Specification Code: 9ELO Coursework Element: Yes Practical Element: None Standard Option: English Language and...
iGCSE English Language (4EAO)
Oxford Learning College
315 GBP
Distance
  Examining Board: Edexcel Next Examination Period: May / June 2018 Final Examination Period: January 2019 Exam Specification Code: 4EAO...
Accredited Level 2 Diploma in English Language
Oxford Learning College
268 GBP
Distance
The Accredited Level 2 English Language Diploma is designed to be accessible for those with limited academic or study backgrounds,...
Spanish - Spain Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Spanish with Rosetta...
Arabic Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(1)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or the Complete Course Online study : 12 months, assisted by native speaking...
Italian Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(1)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Italian with Rosetta...
Russian Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(2)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Russian with Rosetta...
German Online Course
Rosetta Stone
         
(2)
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: the TOTALe package Learn German with Rosetta...
French Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn French with Rosetta...
English - British Online Course
Rosetta Stone
129 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: the TOTALe package Learn British English with...
Online Course in Modern Greek for Non-Greek Speakers
E-learning University of Athens
0 EUR
Distance
This 10-week programme will enable the students to learn the Greek language and develop the language skills necessary for basic activities and...
English - American Online Course
Rosetta Stone
129 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: the TOTALe package Learn American English with...
EF Efetka Premium - Virtual English language training with group conversation classes
EF - Education First
Distance
The EF Efekta Premium online English language learning programme combines online self-study, tutor-led group lessons and end-of-unit private lessons to...
Spanish - Latin America Online Course
Rosetta Stone
179 GBP
Distance
Download or CD-ROM-based versions: Level 1 course or Complete Course 12-month online course: The TOTALe package Learn Spanish with Rosetta...
EF Efekta Premium Plus - Virtual English language training with 24 private lessons
EF - Education First
Distance
The Efekta Premium Plus online English training programme is designed for busy professionals wishing to advance their business English skills in...
Business English - Workshop
Souters
Nationwide
This workshop on Business English will help participants take their English language skills to the next level. Participants will gain...
Talk Business English
Learning Plus
30 GBP
Distance
Picture yourself doing business with someone who doesn’t speak your language. The chances are you’ll need more than “holiday level”...
Pitman English
Pitman Training Group
Multiple (58)
Sports Technology Travel Food & Drink Celebrities & Entertainment Arts & Culture Shopping Business Family & Friends Fitness & Healthy...
Pitman English Diploma
Pitman Training Group
Multiple (58)
English is the most common language used in business and trade. Improving your fluency in English will improve your career...
French A Level Course
Distance Learning Centre
445 GBP
Distance
The French A Level Course continues from the content covered at GCSE Level and is aimed at promoting the acquisition of four...
Spanish A Level Course
Distance Learning Centre
445 GBP
Distance
The aim of the Spanish A Level Course is to promote the acquisition of four essential skills: listening to, speaking,...
Talk Now English
Learning Plus
30 GBP
Distance
Talk Now! English is for those who are complete beginners or know just a handful of words in English (British)....
Talk More English
Learning Plus
30 GBP
Distance
Talk More English Beginner is ideal for those who know some basic English but don’t feel ready for a full...
TESOL Course
International Career Institute
         
(1)
Distance
This TESOL Distance Learning Course has been designed in response to increasing demand for English language teachers across the world....
Spanish Igcse Course
Distance Learning Centre
345 GBP
Distance
Habla Espanol? This lively and interactive Spanish IGCSE course combines excellent material, illustrations and a CD to enable students practice...
French Igcse Course
Distance Learning Centre
345 GBP
Distance
Parlez-vous Francais? Un petit peu? This lively and interactive French IGCSE home study course combines excellent materials, instructions and an...
Japanese - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
249 GBP
Distance
This self-study course covers beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of the Japanese language. You will gain a comprehensive knowledge about...
Legal English Course in London
Souters
899 GBP
London
This comprehensive and intensive Test of Legal English Skills (TOLES) course takes place over 1 full week and aims to attain excellent...
Beginning Conversational Spanish
Ed-Next
87 GBP
Distance
With this Beginning Conversational Spanish online training programme, you have the chance to explore new tactics and gain the skills...
A Level Religious Studies
UK Open College Ltd
379 GBP
Distance
Study for your A Levels next to the training specialists at UK Open College. This A Level Religious Studies course...
English Literature A Level Course
Distance Learning Centre
445 GBP
Distance
Taking Distance Learning Centre's English literature A Level Course is an excellent way to introduce yourself to a wide range of...
English Literature Gcse Course
Distance Learning Centre
         
(1)
345 GBP
Distance
The English Literature GCSE Course covers the AQA 8702 specification and has been designed to inspire, challenge and motivate students using a...
Bespoke Business English
Souters
499 GBP
London
This in-company course is designed to enhance the English communication skills of professionals who do not have English as their...
Russian - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
249 GBP
Distance
This self-study course covers beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of the Russian language. You will gain a comprehensive knowledge about...
English Level 2
Open Study College
319 GBP
Distance
Unit 1: Introduction to English The alphabet Pronunciation and phonetics Key phrases and greetings Asking questions Starting conversation Unit 2:...
Introduction to English Level 2
Open Study College
319 GBP
Distance
Unit 1: Introduction to English The alphabet Pronunciation and phonetics Key phrases and greetings Asking questions Starting conversation Unit 2:...
Accredited Level 2 Diploma in English Literature
Oxford Learning College
268 GBP
Distance
The Accredited Level 2 English Literature Diploma will give students an appreciation of how writers use form, structure and language...
iGCSE English Literature (4ETO)
Oxford Learning College
315 GBP
Distance
  Examining Board: Edexcel Next Examination Period: May / June 2018 Final Examination Period: January 2019 Exam Specification Code: 4ETO...
Portuguese - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
233 GBP
Distance
Learn to speak Portuguese to an advanced level with this 12 CD course pack. Course Content This comprehensive self-study course...
Mandarin - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
249 GBP
Distance
This self-study course covers beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of Mandarin. You will gain a comprehensive knowledge about the following...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in English Literature
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This diploma is designed to explore English Literature. You will explore short story, novels, sonnets by Shakespeare as well as...
A Level in English Literature
Oxford Learning College
315 GBP
Distance
  Examining Board: Edexcel Next Examination Period: May / June 2019 Exam Specification Code: 9ET0 Coursework Element: Yes Practical Element:...
Fast Track A Level in English Literature (Full)
Oxford Learning College
365 GBP
Distance
  Examining Board: Edexcel Next Examination Period: May / June 2018 Exam Specification Code: 9ET0 Coursework Element: Yes Practical Element: No Standard Option: English Literature A...
Business Written Communication Course
Souters
199 GBP
London
Are you looking for a course that will make your business letters, emails and memorandums precise, concise and elegant? This...
Introduction to English for Business
Shaw Academy
5 GBP
Distance
Our modern world is global and multicultural, and its language of choice is English. This programme will teach you the English...
Diploma in English for Business
Shaw Academy
20 GBP
Distance
Our modern world is global and multicultural, and its language of choice is English. This programme will teach you the...
Business English - Workshop
Souters
         
(3)
499 GBP
London
Take your English to the next level with this specialised course in Business English. Participants will gain confidence and a...
Accredited Level 3 Diploma in Teaching Business English
Oxford Learning College
850 GBP
Distance
This level 3 diploma in Teaching Business English will provide students with an in depth knowledge of the subject areas...
Berlitz Cultural Consulting
Berlitz UK - London
Nationwide
Spoken language accounts for a mere 7% of total communication, leaving 93% of communicative influence up to non-verbal factors such...
Certificate in Business English
Ed-Next
170 GBP
Distance
The Certificate in Business English is a vital course for anyone in the Business world. No-one can achieve their objectives...
Diploma in Teaching Business English
Oxford Learning College
415 GBP
Distance
Course Synopsis     This Quality Assured Level 3 Diploma course is aimed at providing the necessary instruction for Teaching...
Effective Business Communication
Pitman Training Group
Multiple (58)
If you're unsure about your English in an office environment, this is the course for you! In approximately 20 hours...
A Level English Literature
UK Open College Ltd
399 GBP
Distance
Study for your A Levels next to the training specialists at UK Open College. This A Level English Literature course...
Effective Business Writing
The Matchett Group
Nationwide
Engaging an audience and communicating key messages effectively are critical business skills that can help all professionals substantially improve their...
French - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
233 GBP
Distance
Learn to speak French to an advanced level with this 12 CD course pack. Course Content This comprehensive self-study course...
German - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
233 GBP
Distance
Learn to speak German to an advanced level with this 12 CD course pack. Course Content This comprehensive self-study course...
Spanish - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
233 GBP
Distance
Learn to speak Spanish to an advanced level with this 12 CD course pack. Course Content This comprehensive self-study course...
Arabic - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
233 GBP
Distance
Learn to speak Arabic to an advanced level with this 12 CD course pack. Course Content This comprehensive self-study course...
A Level English Lit Fast Track
UK Open College Ltd
399 GBP
Distance
This full A Level course can be completed from home at your own pace from anywhere in the world. Students...
English - Beginner to Advanced
Open Study College
249 GBP
Distance
This self-study course covers beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of English. You will gain a comprehensive knowledge about the following...
Effective Business Writing and Reporting
Quorum Training - A Wilmington Company
575 GBP
London
Good writing skills are essential for businesses to enable them to communicate internally and with external parties. Poor writing can...
Better Business Writing
GBC Learning & Development
         
(3)
325 GBP
Multiple (2)
This Better Business Writing course is designed to help staff at all levels to improve their written communication skills for...
Grammar for Business
GBC Learning & Development
         
(4)
325 GBP
London
This Grammar for Business has been developed to equip participants with a firm comprehension of what lies at the heart of...
World Fiscal Systems for Oil and Gas, Special Focus on Mexico's Hydrocarbon Revenue Law
CWC School for Energy
3,399 GBP
Mexico City
This course will include all the elements of the training provider's World Fiscal Systems for Oil & Gas course with...
Business Writing Skills for Research and Sales Teams
Fitch Learning
795 GBP
London
Introductory | 8 CPD points | 1 Day Course Objectives: Communication in the workplace is increasingly done via the written word....
Effective Business English
Hemsley Fraser
         
(1)
579 GBP
London
This course is a comprehensive introduction to written English to assist with improving the impact of your business documents. It...
Report Writing
GBC Learning & Development
         
(5)
325 GBP
London
This Report Writing course has been developed for participants eager to produce professional reports that get their message across in...
Business Writing Skills
The Growth Company
Nationwide
Business Writing Skills - 1 Day. Your written communication says everything about your organisation. This practical workshop begins by analysing...
Business Writing Skills
The Growth Company
         
(1)
230 GBP
Manchester
Business Writing Skills - 1 Day. Your written communication says everything about your organisation. This practical workshop begins by analysing...
Professional Written Communication
Hemsley Fraser
         
(1)
949 GBP
London
Make sure your writing skills are credible by attending this Professional Written Communication course. In just two days this course...
Creating Successful Requests for Proposals (RFPs)
Armada
Nationwide
When in search of a service, Requests For Proposals (RFPs) or Invitations to Tender (ITTs) are a common business task....
Presenting Management Information
Armada
Nationwide
When it comes to presenting business information, concision and clarity are key. By effectively eliminating the need for clarification, businesses...
Business English for Accountants and Financial Managers
AZENTIAN
100 GBP
Distance
This  Business English for Accountants and Financial Managers  training workshop has been designed to meet the needs and requirements of accountants...
Crafting Winning Bids and Proposals
Armada
Nationwide
In a saturated business market, a well-made business proposal is essential in order to beat out the competition. This one...
Advanced Business Writing
Accord Worldwide
2,695 USD
Multiple (6)
With advancement of technology, almost all of us use graphic communication more than vocal. This is saving time and enhancing...
Berlitz Cultural Consulting
Berlitz UK - London
Multiple (7)
While spoken communication can play a large role in our interactions with others, recent research suggests that other non-verbal forms...
Business Writing
Filtered
75 GBP
Distance
In an increasingly numbers-focused world, it's easy to forget just how important it is to have the writing skills needed...
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  • = This course results in CPD hours
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More about Language Skills

Learn a foreign language, drive your career & create opportunities

Learn a foreign languageLanguage is the primary form of communication familiar to humans, and necessary for daily interaction. Language and our capability for complicated communication sets us apart from other species on this Earth.

Human language is highly complex and is based in a set of rules, where an infinite number of possible utterances from a finite number of elements. The word language can also be used to describe the set of rules that makes this possible, or the set of utterances that can be produced from those rules.

It has been argued that language is the element that makes us human. The argument goes that our capability for language is the reason we are where we are today. From this perspective, developing our language and communication skills is a means of enhancing our competitiveness in the job market.

Open language courses
In-house language training
Online / distance language courses

Forms of language courses

Forms of language coursesThere are different forms of courses to improve your language skills, naturally matching a vast range of communication possibilities.

Learning a foreign language or improving your command of a foreign language can open many doors, at any level, for many careers. Even strengthening your language skills in your own mother tongue is an important building block of any education.

Technology is shrinking the world and bringing international business partners closer together. Speaking more than one language is becoming ever more invaluable in today’s business world.

Business English Courses

Arabic Courses
 French Courses
 German Courses
 Italian Courses
 Russian Courses
 Spanish Courses

Communication Skills & Presentation Skills

Communication Skills & Presentation SkillsImproving your ability to communicate better is vital in business and life in general.

Effective communication is of increasing importance for companies and specifically at business meetings, where conversations need particular care. Many problems organisations face are the direct result of people failing to communicate, or communicate effectively. Communication is the exchange and flow of information and ideas from one person to another; it is effective communication if the receiver correctly understands the information / idea that the sender intended to transmit.

To ensure you communicate efficiently and effectively, there are three primary considerations:

  • make your message understood
  • receive & understand the message as it was intended
  • exert some control over the flow of the communication

A course to improve communication skills will help you evaluate how effectively you communicate and help you identify areas to focus on for improvement.

Presentations are efficient and powerful ways of addressing an audience, expressing a point, or winning a sales deal. All areas of businesses use presentations and good presentation skills are an invaluable asset to any organisation. Effective presentation skills aid managers, help with leadership and enable people to develop professionally in their careers.

Communication Skill Courses
Presentations Skills Courses

Writing Skills Courses

Benefits of taking a language course

Benefits of taking a language courseAnyone working in an organisation with offices abroad will benefit from brushing up on their language abilities or taking the time to learn a foreign language, as it can help secure a position abroad, aid your ability to lead disperse teams or improve career development options in general.

Before choosing a language course, determine your purpose for learning the language, whether it's for business, meetings, or travelling.

Consider where you’d best be suited to learn a language. Will your learning benefited from being out of the office and being surrounded by like-minded people in an open language course? Would it be more effective for a language trainer to come to your work place and run in-house training? Or would you best learn a language via a distance learning / online learning method in the comfort of your home?

Language courses and training existing in many forms, to suit all kinds of requirements including:

  • One on one language training
  • Group / team language courses
  • Public courses
  • Language skills for business
  • Language skills for pleasure / travel / family
  • Language skills for relocation
  • Writing, Speaking or Listening specific courses
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