English for the Educational Workplace

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
Atlantic Language Galway
Institution website:
Monday, 19 August, 2024 to Friday, 23 August, 2024
Registration fee:
€525 (5 day course + activities + full-day tour on Sunday)
Fee reductions/waivers:
Eligible for Erasmus+ funding. Please contact the Erasmus+ or International Coordinator in your institution for information about grant application.
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Monday, 12 August, 2024
Accommodation provided
Contact person details:
Please contact school director, Mr. John Daly with any queries: john.daly@atlantic.ac

English for the Educational Workplace

English for the Educational Workplace is an intensive professional training course which equips participants to effectively manage day-to-day interactions requiring English language skills. Participants gain skills to communicate with peers, students, managers and external stakeholders with confidence and accuracy. The course includes practical workshops, role-plays and other applied exercises designed to develop a range of communicative skills, improve language usage and gain the functional vocabulary required to deal with direct interactions.


Who is it for?

Higher Education professionals working in an administrative role who need English to deal effectively with business partners and colleagues in a day-to-day capacity.


Course Content:

• Communication in the Modern Workplace

• Language Skills – Meetings and Reporting, Clarifying and Modification

• Language for Client Service

• Writing Techniques and Skills – emails, memos etc.

• Interviewing and Mediation

• Heritage Tour

Minimum Level of English: B1 on the CEFR


To Register: Registration Form


Delivery: in person at our Galway school. One to one Online courses also available.

Social Programme:

Full-day tour to destination on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way such as  Connemara or the Cliffs of Moher. Afternoon activities including walking tour of Galway, language and culture workshops and social networking event. 

Accommodation Options: participants can book their own accommodation in Galway or apply for Atlantic accommodation – student apartments or host family. Accommodation prices available on request.

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