Communicative English (CEP)

“56% of over 3000 employers surveyed viewed poor command of English as a reason for not hiring.”, 2012

The Communicative English Programme is specifically designed for busy professionals who see effective communication as a vital factor in their workplace. It will help you to improve your communication skills and function more efficiently at work among your colleagues, managers and staff.

This programme is registered under the HRDF. Company Contract Training is also available for this course.

It is also suitable for college students who want to improve their English proficiency to be better prepared to enter the workforce.

CEP Brochure (EN)

Key Information

12Weeks9am-1pm every Saturday
12intakes a year

Programme Structure

This part-time programme covers Communicative English skills ranging from Elementary to Intermediate. Each level consists of 2 modules and takes 12 weeks to complete (6 weeks per module).

  • 5 levels of instruction: Elementary, Pre-intermediate, Intermediate, Upper Intermediate and Advanced
  • Each level consists of 2 modules
  • Each module takes 6 weeks to complete
  • 24 hours of training per module
  • Maximum class size: 15
  • Class schedule: Twice per week, 2 hours per class OR once a week (Saturday), 4 hours per class
  • Certificate of Attendance presented upon completion of each level

Programme Features

  • Learner-centred communicative approach
  • Active listening and speaking to improve fluency and accuracy
  • Practice using appropriate conversational English skills
  • Vocabulary development for everyday use

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Achieve full potential for professional success.
  • Master speaking, listening and reading skills for effective communication.

Module (CEP) Start (2018) End (2018)
1 6 January 10 February
2 3 March 7 April
1 28 April 9 June
2 30 June 4 August
1 18 August 13 October
2 20 October 24 November