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Take Your English To The Next Level!

Live English Language Classes For Freelancers


Meetings & Conference Calls

Course information

circle 10 lessons
clock 60 mins each
Group size 6 learners


Be easily understood during meetings


Are you misunderstood during meetings? Need to express your ideas clearly in English? Now you can. This course has been designed to give you lots of speaking practice and techniques to finally be understood and take control of your meetings and conference calls.

This course helps you:

  • Learn and practice the language to express your ideas clearly and positively
  • Learn how to prepare, run and conclude meetings
  • Gain the confidence to ask for clarification, interrupt speakers, challenge ideas you don’t agree with and answer difficult questions from colleagues or clients

Course Schedule

Level: Pre-Intermediate / Intermediate

Start Date Days Time


Seats Remaining Lessons Price  
26 Mar 2012 Mon Wed Fri 07:00 - 08:00 6 10 $140 Register
26 Mar 2012 Mon Wed Fri 12:00 - 13:00 6 10 $140 Register


1. Establishing a purpose2. Reporting at meetings3. Making updates on progress
4. How to interrupt and handle interruptions5. Asking for and giving opinions6. Asking for and giving clarification
7. Making to and responding to suggestions8. Delaying decisions9. Appraising performance
10. Ending the meeting   

Course Overview

Target Audience

  • Busineses professionals
  • Freelancers
  • Developers
  • Designers
  • Entrepreneurs

Key Content

  • Chairing meetings
  • Reporting
  • Making decisions and giving opinions
  • Handling interruptions
  • Asking for and giving clarification
  • Delaying decisions
  • Appraising performance
  • Ending the meeting


  • Pre-Intermediate
  • Intermediate
  • Upper Intermediate


  • Use and understand the English used by native speakers in meetings
  • Play an active role in meetings and influence decisions
  • Conduct meetings that have a clear purpose
  • Show you understand the needs and wants of those attending
  • Run your meetings on schedule and fulfill their objectives
  • Express, ask for, understand and clarify the opinions and suggestions
  • Appreciate and understand the contributions of others by working on your unique problems with vocabulary and pronunciation


  • Live role plays
  • Simulations
  • Interactive tasks
  • Focused conversation
  • Language activities such as gap fills and matching exercises
  • Vocabulary work