An online English course for professionals who want to take their career to the next level

Improve your ability to find and apply for the right jobs, develop your interview skills, and learn how to perform in the workplace with confidence. 

At each level, tutor videos and workplace scenarios guide you through the materials, explain key language and grammar points and give you vocabulary that you can use in everyday business life.

Course overview

Price: US $29.99 each level

Payment Method: Online using Mastercard or Visa (Credit or debit card) 

Duration:  Each level is made up of 40 self-study lessons and requires 45-60 hours of study. There are 8 modules per level.

Course type: Online self-access 

Access: The platform can be accessed for a 6 month period from purchase 

End of Course Certificate: Available to those who attend 90% of the course

What you will learn:

  • To communicate effectively in a range of business situations including meetings, talks and presentations
  • To apply for a job and prepare yourself for the interview
  • To develop your grammar and vocabulary with a focus on the world of work
  • To network with other professionals from diverse fields.

What you will cover in each level

LearnEnglish Select Beginner (A1.1)

LearnEnglish Select Beginner helps you do basic tasks at work in English such as meeting new people, saying numbers and dates, making a telephone call and chatting to your colleagues.

By the end of this module, you’ll be able to:

  • greet people
  • ask for a phone number and make a telephone call
  • give your email address
  • talk about the time
  • say numbers and dates
  • talk about jobs.

LearnEnglish Select Elementary (A1.2)

With LearnEnglish Elementary, you learn how to introduce yourself, write a job application, prepare for an interview and have basic conversations about work and everyday life.

By the end of this module, you’ll be able to:

  • introduce yourself
  • describe what you are good at
  • ask about difficult words in English
  • write a CV and fill in a job application form
  • prepare for a job interview
  • answer questions at a job interview.

LearnEnglish Select Pre-intermediate 1 (A2.1)

LearnEnglish Pre-intermediate 1 teaches you how to ask for more information in the workplace, give and receive instructions, plan a trip and describe and compare different options. 

By the end of this module, you’ll be able to:

  • understand basic instructions at work
  • understand basic information about a company
  • give advice to a new colleague
  • plan a business trip
  • give and respond to opinions
  • ask for and offer help.

LearnEnglish Select Pre-intermediate 2 (A2.2)

LearnEnglish Select Pre-intermediate 2 helps you perform more complex tasks at work in English such as talking about prices, planning events and dealing with problems.

By the end of this module, you’ll be able to:

  • explain how a product works
  • talk about prices and discounts
  • talk about jobs and working conditions
  • ask about future opportunities in a company
  • deal with problems and difficult customers
  • plan an event and assigning tasks.

LearnEnglish Select Intermediate (B1)

LearnEnglish Select Intermediate develops your workplace English further so you can talk about your experience in an interview, deal with complaints and write a product description.

By the end of this module, you’ll be able to:

  • describe your education and past work experience
  • deal with complaints about a product or service
  • take part in meetings
  • describe product plans
  • talk about figures and statistics
  • give presentations.

LearnEnglish Select Upper Intermediate (B2)

LearnEnglish Select Upper Intermediate prepares you for a more senior role in the workplace, teaching you how to manage staff, budgets and clients in English.

By the end of this module, you’ll be able to:

  • meet clients 
  • write business proposals and make recommendations
  • evaluate staff performance and set up a team
  • present product concepts and project plans
  • organise staff training
  • discuss costs and budgets.

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