Basic English Course
Due to the decision of the Federal Council on 16.02.22, there will no longer be a certification requirement or a mask requirement effective from 17.02.22.
Why Learn English? - Goals of the Basic English Course:
Through this English language learning, we intend to help you feel more comfortable with the English Basic Terms in order to ease your communication needs, whether on your job, on a trip, or on your daily life.
With our in-classroom training, we provide you great and personalized support since our classes are taught in small groups. But if your schedule doesn't allow face-to-face training you can always go for our English online course where you'll also find all the support you need.
Learn Basic English - the theoretical components of the Basic English Course:
Basic English knowledge: introductions (pronouns and words of greeting and introduction), numbers and letters;
How to: make basic telephone contact; leave and understand messages;
identify answerphone and automated messages
Daily life tasks and routines;
Likes and dislikes;
Minor physical complaints – at the chemist’s
Hands-On Classes - practical components of the Basic English Course:
Conversation: Order a light meal and a drink in a pub or cafe, ask for and understand directions in a town;
Skills and abilities: to say what you can and can’t do; to ask for things;
Checking into/staying at a hotel: to understand and communicate at a hotel reception;
To enable students to ask about, understand and talk about jobs and daily routines.
Requirements for the Basic English Course/ Target Group:
At least 16 years old;
Interest in the English language;
Willing to learn a new language or to improve previous knowledge.
How do I get my Basic English Certificate? - Our periodic and final evaluation of the training:
Alongside the theoretical and practical content, the students will be proposed to realize some exercises to enhance their learnings. By the end of each module, there will be an evaluation test to evaluate their evolution through the course.
At the end of the course, the students will be evaluated by their progress and by a global evaluation test guaranteeing their final certification.
Dates and Prices of in-classroom Basic English Course:
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Register now by using our online form and secure your place in the next class, especially because the number of trainees enrolled in our classroom courses is limited.
The Swiss Business Academy team will be pleased to welcome you to our facilities for a visit or to clear up any doubts. We also provide you with the opportunity to try out one of the course classes of your choice, free of charge and without obligation, so that you can get to know our teaching method and our facilities. This applies both to those who register in person and through our website.