Corporate courses
Corporate courses

We provide top quality language training for corporate organisations. Our English for companies course will improve your employees' English, making them confident English speakers in today's business world.

Why do you need English?

In the fast-developing international business environment and drive towards European integration, English has become vital as a means for you to create opportunities and build your company’s prospects. A good sound knowledge will give you a competitive edge, establish contacts with international customers and enhance your company’s reputation.

Why study with the British Council?

We have helped some of the top global companies for over 80 years in more than 100 countries by enabling them to do business better through English. Let us work with you and your company to boost your place in the international market.

What do we offer?

We offer the following to make sure your company’s needs are fully met:

~ highly-qualified (CELTA*) and experienced teachers/trainers
~ tailored programme adapted to the needs of your company
~ focus on all competencies (reading, speaking, listening, writing)
~ modern authentic additional materials
~ exclusive online resources
~ access to the library, Speaking Club and other British Council events
~ regular progress reports
~ choice of study venue
~ price includes: language consultation by teacher, study materials and tailored course development

* Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults – this is a Cambridge qualification for English teachers working internationally for individual classes or closed groups

Types of course

After consultation with you, we will create a course to match your needs. Some of the courses we offer are:

~ General English 
~ Financial English
~ Business English 
~ Legal English 
~ Presentation skills
~ Negotiations skills
~ Exam Preparation (ACCA, CIMA, IELTS etc.)
~ Tailored course

Group courses

  • Closed groups - employees of your company in your or our office
  • Open groups - with other students of the British Council in our office

Individual course

One to one lessons with flexibility of time and venue. 

Systems of evaluating the level of English

We use two ways of finding out your level: 


Aptis is an innovative English assessment tool from the British Council. It is designed to help companies like yours identify your current level of English and hire staff with the right skills. Its flexibility gives you variations in price, time, place, content as you pay only for what you need to test. 


~ Evaluation of any combination of 4 skills (writing, listening, speaking, reading) + Grammar and Vocabulary 
~ Customising the content to suit your company
~ Computer format 
~ Results in as little as 48 hours
~ choice of time and venue
~ Printed version of the report from the British Council
~ Objective and accurate results 
~ Affordable and flexible price

British Council is strongly committed to equal opportunity and diversity policy in all areas of its activity.