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The online CertIBET: Certificate in International Business English Training gives you the skills, knowledge and confidence to use a range of approaches, techniques, technologies and tools with your business English clients, in a principled and effective manner.
next start date: October 2018
course length: 11 weeks (1 week break)
course fees: from £590
moderation fee: £160
01 Oct - 16 Dec 2018
14 Jan - 31 Mar 2019
04 Mar - 19 May 2019
07 Oct - 22 Dec 2019
During the course, you will learn how to:
- build your confidence, knowledge and understanding of business English
- understand and respond to the communication needs of learners & organisations
- develop and deliver BE programmes with effective and measurable outcomes
- address the communication needs of learners and organisations
- select, use and evaluate methods, approaches, materials, resources & techniques
- deepen your understanding of international communication
- enhance your opportunities to participate effectively in the global workplace.
- develop your familiarity with the concepts, skills, lexis & discourse of professional English
Please complete the enrolment form below, to ensure that you fulfil the course admission requirements. It will be sent to The Consultants-E, who will confirm your application, and contact you directly in the event of you having to submit any supporting documentation.
If you can answer ‘Yes’ to statements 1-6 below, you may proceed to enrol, and pay the course and moderation fees. Payment of the course fee reserves your place on the course. If you have any questions about the payment process, please contact us.
NOTE: You may be asked to provide photocopies of certificates showing your teaching qualifications and/or your level of English proficiency. In some cases, you may be called for a phone or Skype interview, and/or to submit a sample of written work to assess your language skills.
NOTE: The Consultants-E will not tolerate plagiarism, cheating, falsifying information, or handing in work done by others as your own, during the course. Any participant found to be in breach of this policy will be dismissed from the course, and no refund will apply. By completing enrolment on this course you agree to these terms and conditions.
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Past Participants on courses with us are offered discounts on the course fees, as are those registering for this course within the Early Bird Discount period, but please note that we are unable to discount the moderation fee. Please choose one of the three course fees below (ensuring that you qualify for any discount or Past Participant rate, if you select one).
To take advantage of these prices you must register and pay a £100 deposit more than one month before the start date of your course. You can either pay the £100 deposit on its own, and the balance later, or you can pay the whole fee at this time. The Early Bird discount gives a 10% discount on the total course fee (£625 instead of £695). We are unable to offer any discounts on the English UK Moderation Fee.
NOTE: if you use these payment options within one month of the start date we will be obliged to collect the difference between the Early Bird rate and the full course price in an additional payment from you. This will involve increased bank fees for which you will be responsible.
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If you would like to pay by bank transfer, please make a transfer to the following account. When making your payment, please add £17 to the course fee to cover associated bank charges. Ensure that your transfer is clearly marked with your name. Note that if incorrect amounts are transferred we will be obliged to ask for a subsequent transfer, and matching bank fees.
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NOTE: if you use the Past Participant payment option without having done an online course with us previously, we will be obliged to collect the difference between the Past Participant discounted rate and the full course price in an additional payment from you. This will involve increased bank fees for which you will be responsible.
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