English courses for companies and schools

We can design a custom-made course that meets the precise needs of your company and your organisation. Depending on your requirements, we can offer English courses or cater to specific requirements.

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Global Career Skills Programme - Global TIES

The British Council has partnered with the University of Warwick to create a global career skills training programme for students and professionals called Global TIES (Training in Intercultural EffectivenesS).

The programme consists of three online e-learning modules and live video lectures with the University of Warwick. It represents an excellent opportunity to develop practical career skills for the international workplace.

Skills that will be developed include:

  • Cultural frameworks understanding and analytical skills required when working with people from different backgrounds and with different beliefs.
  • Teamwork and leadership skills when working with international colleagues in various situations.

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Aptis

Aptis is a new and innovative global English assessment tool from the British Council. It is designed to help organisations reach more people, connect with them and raise standards of English. Aptis is an English test for adults, which can be used to assess ability in all four English skills - speaking, listening, reading and writing. It also allows organisations and individuals to develop specific English skills, with the ability to test just one skill, e.g. listening only (combined with the core grammar and vocabulary component).

Aptis is uniquely flexible and accessible; it allows you to test the skills relevant to your requirements accurately, and get results within a maximum of 48 hours. Aptis is an affordable and easy-to-deliver test, with fresh, relevant content that allows you to assess a large number of candidates with a minimum of fuss. 

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