Secretaries & Administration

Job Specific

What is it?

Do you work as a secretary or PA (Personal Assistant)? Do you ever have to use English in your work? In this course, you'll learn all the language you need to carry out your job with confidence in an international environment.

 

Course Content

The following topics are covered in the course:

  1. Setting Up & Canceling Meetings
  2. Managing Travel Arrangements
  3. Receiving Visitors
  4. Explaining Problems & Apologizing
  5. Managing Meeting Minutes
  6. Making & Responding to Requests

What am I going to achieve?

You will learn and practice relevant language to:

  • Set up and cancel meetings by telephone and/or email
  • Manage travel arrangements (countries and cities, schedules, types of transport, etc)
  • Welcome visitors to your office and make sure they feel looked after
  • Explain problems and apologize for any issues that may arise
  • Write up and send out meeting minutes that effectively summarize the meeting
  • Make and respond to requests in a polite and efficient way