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Certificate of Proficiency in English


Certificate of Proficiency in English

Starts on: 1st October, 2019



This Certificate of Proficiency in English has been specially designed to help students to improve their Four Skills of English usage-speaking, writing, listening and reading skills to be better equipped to compete in the job market as well as their studies life such as applying for Multi-national Company, University Entrance Exam, and for International Test to study abroad etc. This course also aims at helping students develop a positive, constructive and practical approach to effective written and oral communication in business and professional settings. It is expected that at the end of the course participants will be able to communicate in clear, concise correspondence to meet the diverse needs and multiple purposes of business, life skills and social communication situations. .

Course Content

Reading and Writing

  • Write personal emails in English to your friends and family.
  • Write formal letters to English-speaking companies, government departments, etc.
  • Write job application/ prepare C.V.
  • Reading and comprehension tools.
  • Reading English short stories
  • Writing activities through picture stories.

Speaking and Listening

  • Recognize and use internationally-used English language greetings and introductions.
  • English speaking exercises.
  • Listen to English language radio broadcasts/Audio stories in English
  • Successfully communicate with English-speaking employers in a job interview.
  • Effectively describing ‘ Myself’ (introduction, interests, aims, daily routine)
  • Error Analysis
  • Basic Communication Skills
  • The Writing Process
  • Business Letters (Requests, Recommendation, Persuasive – Sales Letter & Routine Denial)
  • Memo Writing
  • Face-to-Face Workplace Communication
  • Review of punctuation, grammar and spelling
  • Keeping your average sentence short
  • The importance of the objective
  • Organizing your ideas with Mind mapping
  • Writing in plain English
  • Identifying communication styles
  • Writing “benefit” statements
  • Completion of a personal action plan

Course Objectives & Learning Outcomes

This course is designed to develop professional written and communication activities in functional and situational contexts. It encourages students to speak with fluency and accuracy as well as develop the four skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking and other business communication function. As a result of this course, students are expected to:

  • Highly qualified and well experienced teaching staff.
  • Conducive environment.
  • Practical application of the knowledge.
  • Understand the importance of effective communication in a business setting.
  • Understand and utilize the basic forms (e-mail, memos, letters, informal and formal reports, and informal and formal presentations) that are used in effective business communication.
  • Write well-organized and effective business memos, letters, and reports.
  • Reinforce and further develop presentation skills in order to deliver professional presentations.
  • Understand and use computer-aided communication including e-mails and presentation software.
  • Work effectively in a team to improve communication skills and to prepare and present group projects.
  • Polish Standard English skills used in writing and speaking to enhance professional communication.


Presentations, interviews, meetings and conferences are an integral part of any professional environment. Well-prepared and well-executed presentations leave an indelible impression on superiors, peers and subordinates alike. Students will learn to use graphics, audio-visual aids and audience handouts in an effective manner. Audience awareness, developing a design, handling questions and answers, personal presence, style and body language are some other aspects that will be discussed.

Designed For

Certificate of Proficiency in English provides four skills of English usage and skills development experience for mid-level professionals (Pre-Intermediate Level Students). For the students who are interested in improving their skills may also enroll in this programme.



-Venue: EDI Head Office, Phnom Penh

-Standard Fee: USD 210 (Vat=0% for Education)

-Early Bird Fee: USD 200 (Register before starting date)





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Tel: 012 663 164 / 011 888 422

E-mail: Consulting@edi-cambodia.org

Website: www. www.edi-cambodia.org






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