Teach Business English

Boost your English language teaching career! Teach Business English.


 Hello. I’m Sara Helm, Business English trainer and author. I’m really looking forward to meeting you on one of our trainer training courses at EnglishMeansBusiness (EMB).

We specialise in English for business and specific purposes courses and trainer training, delivered from the UNESCO city of Bath (UK), other locations and online. 


Trainer Training Courses at EnglishMeansBusiness

We invite you to click through to each specific course page. Teachers with Erasmus funding may apply for our Bath-based courses.

Teach Business English 1

Teach Business English 1 is aimed at qualified teachers of English as a Foreign Language who wish to teach, or have minimal experience in teaching, English to adults in work.

Teach Business English 2

Teach Business English 2 is aimed at qualified teachers of English as a Foreign Language who teach, or wish to teach, English for Business Studies (+ related subjects) in the upper secondary and commercial college sectors.

Advanced Business English Trainer – new page arriving shortly!

Advanced Business English Trainer is aimed at teachers of Business English who wish to explore English for Specific Purposes areas, such as intercultural communication, interviewing and negotiating techniques or field specific topics. It is suitable for teachers who have experience of teaching business English to adults in work, or those who have taken our Teach Business English 1 course.

Blended Cert IBET

The Cert IBET is aimed at teachers who wish to gain an internationally recognised qualification in teaching business English. This starts with the Teach Business English 1 course in Bath. The second half continues flexibly online, with full tutoring and feedback. After the course, successful participants are eligible to submit a 4000-word written assignment to gain the Trinity Cert IBET qualification.

Tele-Online Cert IBET

This fully trainer-mediated online course covers all aspects of the Cert IBET and leads to the Trinity qualification. It is ideal for teachers who wish to study flexibly, at their own pace and at a distance, over a period of up to 12 months. Tutorials and full feedback are given throughout the course. 

English for Business Studies Teachers

If you are a CLIL teacher of Business Studies, or a similar subject such as Accounting and Finance, Politics or Business Administration, please click the green course heading. This will take you through to our sister site, EnglishMeansBusiness, to find information on the English for Business Studies course which will help improve your delivery of lessons in English. Please note: this course is NOT for English language teachers. 



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