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Language Coaching

To learn more quickly, easily and efficiently, 48% of Quebec’s big businesses hire language coaches.

A language coach is a partner who accompanies you to your business activities (appointments, business conventions, meetings, etc) and helps you gain confidence and credibility in the language of your choice.

  • before : the coach helps you draft and revise documents for presentation, submission, etc.;
  • during : personalized assistance, everything from co-hosting to the most discreet support;
  • after : evaluation and follow-up assistance (reports, summarizing commentary, etc.)

Target Public :

CEOs, decision-makers, business executives and employees, individuals.

Languages Offered :

English (foreign-language), Chinese, Spanish, French (foreign-language), Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Vietnamese. Other languages on request.

Course Format :

Private coaching (1 participant) or semii-private coaching (2 participants).

Levels Offered :

  • Level 4: intermediate – Objective : basic functional level
  • Levels 5 and 6 : advanced intermediate/Advanced – Objective: advanced functional level/ bilingual

Number of Meetings :

Generally determined by the initial language skill level of participants and the objectives they want to achieve. A minimum of 5 hours is mandatory for any coaching course.

Schedule :

From 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday to Friday. Considerable flexibility to start courses on the date of your choice. Weekend workshop(s) also a possibility. Please contact us.

Place :

At the UQAM Language School Centre, or at a location of your choice.

Steps and Follow-up:

Step 1 :

  • A needs assessment and self-assessment by each participant
  • A placement evaluation (written and oral test)

Step 2 :

  • Discussion of the schedule and frequency of meetings.

Step 3 :

  • Start coaching meetings
  • A regular record of coaching meetings

Fee :

Please contact us.

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