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English for Work in Vancouver

Are you dreaming of an international career in a global workplace and clear conversations with future colleagues?

For those who want to succeed in today's global workplace, this intensive English for Work course develops the fluency, accuracy and specific communication skills you need to advance confidently in your chosen career.

Every week you will take 30 lessons: 20 lessons of General English and 10 lessons of Business English. 

Choose English for Work and improve your career prospects at home and abroad.

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Reasons to take this course

  • You want to change career and improve your chance of getting a good job
  • You want to learn English for business-world success
  • You need English in your current job
Available All year
Lesson length 45 minutes
Minimum age 16
Length Minimum 1 week
Starts Every Monday
Class size Maximum 15
Level Pre Intermediate to Advanced

Expectations

Core English

This course builds your General English skills, and focuses on the language you will need in the workplace. You will gain the means to express yourself effectively in English. So in future, whether you want to write a report or give a presentation, you can do so with confidence.

Business focus

Your 10 weekly English for work lessons will focus on areas such as:

The language of business meetings
Making presentations
Critical thinking and problem solving
Conducting negotiations
Writing reports, emails and letters

Build workplace skills

Develop many other workplace skills, from problem solving to preparing for an interview. In today’s world, understanding key professional issues and having the language to work with them effectively will give you a distinct advantage as you progress up the career ladder.

Develop your prospects

By the end of your time with EC, important doors will have opened for you. You will have improved your English fluency and will have the language, knowledge and skills to confidently deal with a variety of business issues.

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  • Andre Pinto Strum

    Andre Pinto Strum

    studied at EC Vancouver

    In May this year I decided to take one month leave to study English and strengthen my CV. Initially, I needed to choose between Canada and USA, and many friends recommended Canada. I searcheda lot about Canada, especially Vancouver, and I realized that in addition to doing a good course in ...

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  • Ayako Uchida

    Ayako Uchida

    studied at EC Vancouver

    The teachers here at EC Vancouver are excellent. They are well educated and very skilful. Also, there are only a few Japanese students, which is great because I don't want to speak Japanese. Vancouver is a very beautiful city. People from Vancouver have a warm heart for students who are learning ...

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  • Elise

    Elise

    studied at EC Vancouver

    I’ve been very impressed with the school organization. At school there is a very friendly Canadian way of life! The first day I wasn’t very confident but then I was getting along with a lot of people coming from different countries. So in the evening the whole “international gang” went ...

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  • Esteban Castillo

    Esteban Castillo

    studied at EC Vancouver

    I like EC Vancouver because all the teachers are really professional and they know how to give a class in an interesting way that is also useful at the same time. The facilities are great and they include a fantastic computer area. I had an incredible time here in Vancouver and ...

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  • Isabela Ferreira

    Isabela Ferreira

    studied at EC Vancouver

    I always liked Canada so I decided that Vancouver could be my new home because it is a safe city and I like the crazy weather, especially the cloudy days!If I could give advice for students that are planning to come to Canada, I would say: "Come to Vancouver to ...

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