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UKTI hold language and culture workshops to help exporters

Posted: 08/11/13 by Northamptonshire Chamber

Government agency UK Trade & Investment are holding beginners’ courses on different languages and cultures to help local businesses communicate better with their overseas counterparts.

The courses are designed to give firms an essential insight into the attitudes and behaviours of each country and an introduction into some basic words and phrases.

These highly rated courses are facilitated by quality assured trainers and are invaluable for those who wish to show their commitment to their chosen export markets.

By the end of the session delegates will:

• Be able to meet and greet clients

• Be able to introduce themselves and their company

• Be able to order food and drink, and pay the bill

• Understand social and business etiquette

• Have built up a list of key phrases for business emails

• Be able to leave a simple telephone message

Language Workshops, Dates and Locations

Please click on the links below to register your place online.

Please note that these events are part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), so therefore priority is given to delegates attending from East Midlands companies. If you would like to register to attend this event and you are from outside of the East Midlands region then you will be placed on our reserve list and you will be notified approximately 1 week prior to the event if your place has been confirmed.

Business Mandarin for Beginners – 13th September 2013, Derbyshire

Business Japanese for Beginners – 11th October 2013, Nottinghamshire

Business Russian for Beginners – 8th November 2013, Leicestershire

Business Italian for Beginners - 22nd November 2013, Leicestershire

Business German for Beginners – 6th December 2013, Nottinghamshire

Business Hindi for Beginners – 10th January 2014, Derbyshire

Business Arabic for Beginners – 24th January 2014, Leicestershire

Business Spanish for Beginners – 7th February 2014, Derbyshire

Business French for Beginners – 21st February 2014, Nottinghamshire

Business Mandarin for Beginners – 7th March 2014, Nottinghamshire

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