Teach Business English

Teach Business English

Teach Business English

What is the Teach Business English course?

Teach Business English is a 25-hour trainer training course that gives English language teachers a solid foundation in teaching English to business, technical and professional people, or young adults preparing for the world of work.

“I just wanted to say thank you to the trainers, Sara, Sian and Rebecca for a brilliant week’s training. It was well planned and executed, and adapted for individual needs. Worth every penny”.  – Elizabeth C



Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a minimum level of English equivalent to Trinity ISE III, IELTS 7.0, TOEFL 627 or CEFR C1.

An initial teaching qualification such as the Trinity College London Certifcate in TESOL is useful.

ELT teaching experience is useful.

Remaining 2017 Course Dates

December 4-8

2018 Course Dates

March 5-9

July 2-6

December 3-7

2019 Course Dates

March 11-15


We recommend applying at least eight weeks before the start of a course.

Course Length and Location

The course is delivered over one week in the UNESCO city of Bath in a comfortable central training facility that offers wifi and refreshments.

Course Fee

£500 / €590

This does not include accommodation.

We can offer you free parking in zone 3 of Bath, just behind the station in Widcombe.


You’ll receive an EMB Teach Business English certificate.


Participants who meet the Cert IBET entry requirements (within 12 months of the TBE) may take the online Part 2 of the Cert IBET course  to gain the Trinity Cert IBET qualification. Please see our Cert IBET pages.

How to apply

Just read the full set of course details, then email us at teachertraining@embiz.info with a brief outline of your relevant qualifications and experience and/or future teaching aims.

Course Contents


Business English learners and courses

Core business English skills

Functional business English

Methods, approaches and techniques

Dealing with mixed and low level groups

One to one

Researching work fields and roles

Topical vocabulary development

Role plays and simulations

Interpersonal communication and soft skills

Intercultural communication

Published materials and resources

Free takeaways!

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The course is delivered in Bath, UK, in a comfortable central training location that provides wifi and refreshments.


We’ll provide you with handouts on the course. In addition, course slides, games and other activities are available to download from our teaching platform. We’ll sign you up to it when you are in Bath.


Our friendly host families have comfortable homes within 30 minutes walk of the centre of Bath and your training location. They are always excellent cooks! Alternatively, we can help you to find a bed and breakfast, hotel or apartment. Bath is a popular tourist destination so early booking for any type of accommodation is recommended. Dinner, bed and breakfast costs for 5 to 7 nights costs £320 / €400.

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 The UNESCO city of Bath offers numerous cultural opportunities. If you are staying for the weekend, we can also help you to plan activities and trips outside of Bath. 

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Erasmus Funding

The course is eligible for Erasmus funding. We assist sending organisations in completing their mobility tool documents. Erasmus PIC number: 920212229

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