Code: IE

Duration: 24 Hours

Synopsis:

This course is designed for engineers employed from foreign countries. Usually they have some knowledge of English with the ability to comprehend simple instructions in English. The course is to improve the ability of participants to converse and write simple memos in English.

 

Course Objective:

On completion of this course, learners will be able to speak more confidently, write simple memos, and make use of local and industrial terminologies.

 

Course Outline:

This course will cover:

Speaking

Involving topics like:

  • Meeting People;
  • Questions: like giving and asking for directions or assistance;
  • Showing concern for safety;
  • Receiving and delivering messages;
  • Discussing problems.

Writing

Exercises in writing:

  • Simple memos or instructions;
  • Notes in meetings and discussions.

Vocabulary

  • Useful words used at work.

 

For Whom:

Suitable for new engineers from foreign countries.

Entry Requirements:

Participants are assumed to:

  • have some knowledge of English with the ability to comprehend simple instructions in English; and
  • listen, read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System (ESS) Level 3.
Certification:

A Certificate of Participation will be issued to trainees who attained a minimum attendance of 75%.