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For students who wish to develop their English in a business context, consider a targeted work-related course with the focus on developing skills such as presenting, negotiating and networking. Improve your business vocabulary in areas such as finance, accountancy, legal English, marketing and sales. We can also help you prepare for the Cambridge Business English Certificate (BEC) or BULATS exam. This course suits students who use English in a corporate setting. Many of our Business English tutors have a corporate career background and draw upon their own experience to ensure lessons are relevant and centred on your needs.

On a home tuition course you learn English at the teacher’s home. The English immersion environment means you become more confident in using English and develop your knowledge of English grammar and vocabulary in a natural context.  When you learn English at the teacher’s house, not only do you benefit from a personalised course, but you also take part in cultural activities and family life.

Using the Homelingua Advanced Learning System we can deliver results and progress much faster than other study methods.

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English Level: A1 Beginner to C2 Proficiency 

Ages: 22+

Suitable for: All students looking to improve listening, reading, writing and speaking skills with a business focus.

Dates: Year-round January – December

Learning outcomes of the course

  • Become more confident in using Business English in everyday situations
  • Expand your business vocabulary in areas such as finance, accountancy, legal English, marketing and sales
  • Learn to discuss business topics in English
  • Develop key skills in presenting, negotiating and networking
  • Develop your knowledge of English grammar and structures

Homelingua Advanced Learning System

Personalising the course to your needs

Your teacher will assess your level of English at the beginning of the course and plan a personalised course for you. The teacher will focus on language points and skills you find difficult and help make the maximum progress possible. Our teachers can also customise the course based on your study goals, interests and hobbies, language needs and other special requests.

The extra benefits of home tuition

  • Intensive one-to-one lessons maximize your progress
  • Living in your teacher’s home provides a total immersion in an English-speaking environment
  • The extra language practice outside lessons will greatly increase your confidence and fluency
Bucksmore Homelingua student profile

Alberto – 46 years old from Spain

  • English level: B1 Intermediate
  • Course: Business English
  • Teacher: Peter
  • Location: London

Alberto was looking for a course to help improve his English and job prospects. He wanted a course that improves his interview skills as well as Business English knowledge. He studied with Peter in London. Peter was a former insurance broker and then office manager and he designed a Business English course that focused on interview skills, fluency and pronunciation. He also helped Alberto write his English CV and practised mock interviews with him.

Course price includes

  • Personalised course with an experienced and qualified teacher
  • Accommodation in the home of the teacher with private bedroom
  • All meals taken at home
  • 2 half-day trips or activities per week and one full-day weekend trip for courses of more than 2 weeks
  • Study materials for use during the stay
  • Personalised end of course report
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Insurance

Specialised Immersion Course fees

United Kingdom

London

Ireland

Per week 1:1 2:1 (pp) 1:1 2:1 (pp) 1:1 2:1 (pp)
Weekend £520 £375 £560 £390 €700 €490
15 hours £1030 £735 £1130 £785 €1400 €980
20 hours £1170 £835 £1275 £890 €1600 €1120
25 hours £1320 £935 £1420 £1000 €1800 €1260
30 hours £1470 £1035 £1570 £1115 €2000 €1400

Notes

1 lesson hour is 60 minutes

Lessons are usually in the morning, however, a flexible timetable is possible

A week is 7 days, 6 nights

Transfers to/from the teacher’s nominated airport is £120 / €100 one-way

Non-EFL courses and courses taught in the Republic of Ireland are not accredited by the British Council

Please read the course terms and conditions page for full details

Please view our welfare policy and student supervision policies

Related courses

Homelingua General English Adult Course

English Immersion course

Homelingua Refresher English course

Refresher English course

Homelingua Conversation Course

Conversation course

Sample
Timetable


An example of a Business English course timetable.

Morning Afternoon Evening
Sunday Arrival Arrival & settling in Dinner & Meeting the family
Monday Business Needs Analysis & Course Design Grammar & Business Vocabulary Review Discover local area Visit to a local business Dinner & Relax with the family Trip to a Traditional Pub
Tuesday Negotiating: Skills & Phrases Language of Conditionals Excursion with your teacher: City Centre & Museums Dinner & Relax with the family Presentation Preparation
Wednesday Presentation Delivery Pronunciation & Fluency Focus Recording & Feedback Corporate Socialising: Vocabulary & Phrases Free Time in the Local Area Dinner & Relax with the family Wine Tasting
Thursday Grammar & Vocabulary Review Accountancy Focus Expressing Numbers, Fractions & Statistics Excursion with your Tutor: Boat Tour & Cream Tea Dinner & Relax with the family Private Study
Friday Grammar & Vocabulary Review Language for Marketing & Sales Business Networking Skills Speaking Role Plays and Weekly Review Dinner & Relax with the family Film Night
Saturday Excursion with your teacher: City Visit & Shopping Excursion with your teacher: City Visit & Shopping Farewell dinner with the family
Sunday
Morning
Arrival
Afternoon
Arrival & settling in
Evening
Dinner & Meeting the family
Monday
Morning
Business Needs Analysis & Course Design Grammar & Business Vocabulary Review
Afternoon
Discover local area Visit to a local business
Evening
Dinner & Relax with the family Trip to a Traditional Pub
Tuesday
Morning
Negotiating: Skills & Phrases Language of Conditionals
Afternoon
Excursion with your teacher: City Centre & Museums
Evening
Dinner & Relax with the family Presentation Preparation
Wednesday
Morning
Presentation Delivery Pronunciation & Fluency Focus Recording & Feedback
Afternoon
Corporate Socialising: Vocabulary & Phrases Free Time in the Local Area
Evening
Dinner & Relax with the family Wine Tasting
Thursday
Morning
Grammar & Vocabulary Review Accountancy Focus Expressing Numbers, Fractions & Statistics
Afternoon
Excursion with your Tutor: Boat Tour & Cream Tea
Evening
Dinner & Relax with the family Private Study
Friday
Morning
Grammar & Vocabulary Review Language for Marketing & Sales
Afternoon
Business Networking Skills Speaking Role Plays and Weekly Review
Evening
Dinner & Relax with the family Film Night
Saturday
Morning
Excursion with your teacher: City Visit & Shopping
Afternoon
Excursion with your teacher: City Visit & Shopping
Evening
Farewell dinner with the family

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