English for Special Purposes (ESP)

COURSES ARE PRIVATE OR SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS DESIGNED BY OUR QUALIFIED TEACHERS TO SUIT THE STUDENT’S SPECIFIC PROFESSION. THIS IS THE QUICKEST AND MOST INTENSIVE WAY TO LEARN AND IMPROVE LANGUAGE SKILLS IN A PARTICULAR AREA. TEACHERS PLAN THE LESSONS AROUND THE STUDENT’S PERSONAL NEEDS, JUST PERFECT FOR STUDENTS WHO WISH TO MAKE MAXIMUM PROGRESS WITHIN A SHORT TIME. 

We can provide specialised training in areas such as:

Finance and Insurance

(ideal for professionals in accounts, finance, insurance and tax)
  • Orientation/Greetings and Introductions / Meet and Greet clients
  • Language and practice for meetings
  • Language for negotiations
  • Describing charts, graphs and trends
  • Presentation skills
  • Formal and informal language
  • Balance sheets
  • Writing emails
  • Financial and economic terminology
  • Terminology on income, pay and expenditure

Sales and Marketing

(for professionals in sales & marketing)
  • Orientation/Greetings and Introductions / Networking and getting to know participants and clients
  • Language and practice for meetings
  • Agreeing, disagreeing and interrupting
  • Writing skills - writing a proposal
  • Telephone skills (and video conferencing as necessary)
  • Presentation skills – presenting the company
  • Language for negotiations (persuasion, making, accepting and declining an offer, finalising a deal)
  • A case study relative to current situations in a company or news item
  • Useful terminology on sales, cost, profit and loss
  • Useful terminology on marketing strategies

Management

(for professionals in a supervisory, account management or any other managerial role)
  • Orientation/Greeting and Introduction / Meet and Greet clients or partners
  • Language and practice for meetings
  • Company structure and organograms
  • Problem solving
  • Diplomatic language
  • Making suggestions, giving advice, expressing obligation and prohibition
  • Forecasting, planning and talking about future projects
  • Presentation skills
  • Describing organisations, markets & competitors
  • Managing people or clients (monitoring building the team or client relationships)

In addition we can provide specialised training in areas such as:
  • Academic Learning
  • Aviation
  • Banking and Finance
  • Engineering
  • Insurance
  • International Management and Marketing
  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Military
  • Technology
  • Tourism and Leisure

For areas that are not listed above, please contact us at marketing@gvmalta.com
Enquiries from Companies for individuals or groups are welcome and quoted upon request.
 

Irina Kessler, Switzerland



These two weeks at school were great. I normally don’t really like school, but the weeks in Malta were wonderful. I had a really good teacher. She was really friendly and well-prepared.”