Language courses for business

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High quality face-to-face and online learning programmes for business, organisations, and enterprise

LanguagED, pronounced [ˈlæŋgwɪdʒˈed] by the Carnegie School of Education provides high quality face-to face and online learning programmes which help you internationalise your business. Learn about language, culture, and international communication. Our courses can be tailored to suit your organisation's learning needs.

Our expertise  

  • We specialise in language courses that provide activities to increase mental health and wellbeing in the workplace
  • We have expertise in improving inter-cultural communication to help you maximise employee effectiveness and teamwork
  • We provide expert advice, information and guidance on refugee and migrant integration in organisations

Courses and fees

All our courses will be adapted to your specific context. If a suitable course is not listed, please contact us with your individual requirements.  

This course examines and applies theories and methodologies to promote successful intercultural communication. It is designed for teams at every level of your school or trust. Typical programme areas include:

  • Language as a social construct
  • The role of communication in culture
  • Cultural variables, communication norms and barriers to intercultural communication
  • Analyse your own communication style and how it is affected by your culture
  • Improving team intercultural communication 

In the Post-Brexit context, our language courses for professional or vocational purposes will help participants to develop the language skills and vocabulary, as well as the cultural and business etiquette skills to work effectively in international business. These results-oriented, tailor-made courses will help your business maintain existing relationships, succeed in new markets, and reach new customers. Typical Programme areas may include:

  • Boost staff moral and improve their mental health and wellbeing
  • Help you maximise employee effectiveness and teamwork within your organisation
  • Improve your language skills to maximise communication efficiency with your international and global partners

These bespoke courses range from half-day workshops to intensive one or two-day courses, to CPD programmes lasting two to six weeks. They are designed for groups of participants with a common set of requirements or professional needs. They are typically organised in collaboration with individual businesses, business organisations, sector skills councils or government authorities.

Typically, you pay £20 per delegate per hour. Discounts are available for groups, please email ptlanguages@leedsbeckett.ac.uk for more information. 

This course examines and applies theories and methodologies to promote successful intercultural communication. It is designed for teams at every level of your school or trust. Typical programme areas include:

  • Language as a social construct
  • The role of communication in culture
  • Cultural variables, communication norms and barriers to intercultural communication
  • Analyse your own communication style and how it is affected by your culture
  • Improving team intercultural communication 

In the Post-Brexit context, our language courses for professional or vocational purposes will help participants to develop the language skills and vocabulary, as well as the cultural and business etiquette skills to work effectively in international business. These results-oriented, tailor-made courses will help your business maintain existing relationships, succeed in new markets, and reach new customers. Typical Programme areas may include:

  • Boost staff moral and improve their mental health and wellbeing
  • Help you maximise employee effectiveness and teamwork within your organisation
  • Improve your language skills to maximise communication efficiency with your international and global partners

These bespoke courses range from half-day workshops to intensive one or two-day courses, to CPD programmes lasting two to six weeks. They are designed for groups of participants with a common set of requirements or professional needs. They are typically organised in collaboration with individual businesses, business organisations, sector skills councils or government authorities.

Typically, you pay £20 per delegate per hour. Discounts are available for groups, please email ptlanguages@leedsbeckett.ac.uk for more information. 

…. real deep learning which involved the fundamentals of … language and student participation in the construction of their own knowledge through the creation of a truly inclusive environment which allowed everybody to be visible, valued and respected for their unique individuality. This course was the best chance to enable and encourage students to be curious about others and engage in respectful discussion with other people and explore different ways to learn about … culture.

Wazir Hasan Duhok University, Kurdistan

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