Improve your speaking and listening skills for the workplace, with our blend of VR training and online classes.Enroll in Course
Online with VR
49 lessons, 5 hours
4 case studies
7 VR scenarios
How to communicate effectively and confidently around the workplace
The process for meetings, dealing with clients, networking and more
Participation in workplace events, such as meetings, with practice in VR
English is the major language of international business. Ambitious individuals need to increase fluency and competence in order to remain competitive in the workplace.
In many jobs, you'll come across a point where you benefit from understanding business specific English. This course helps you deal with those situations and maximise your career potential.
With our unique combination of online classes and virtual reality (VR), you'll be able to communicate effectively and confidently around the workplace. VR lets you practice business related scenarios in a realistic way and as often as you need to, so that you’re more prepared when the real situation occurs.
Our course is aimed at intermediate to advanced English learners (CEFR levels B1-C2) who want to improve business specific communication skills for the workplace.
If you're preparing for an English conference, working with English speaking clients, meeting with stakeholders or moving country, this course gives you the skills you need to grow.
We combine online learning with VR for a unique learning approach. At certain points throughout this Business English course, you'll be prompted to practice what you've learnt in VR.
Complete a series of videos, quizzes and case studies through our online platform - available to access at any time.
Practice what you learn in VR scenarios. Learning a language is just like any other skill - you need to practice to improve.
Receive feedback on your performance to help identify areas you need to improve to become an effective English speaker.
You can practice speaking English as often as you like in our realistic virtual simulations, ensuring you’re ready and confident for the workplace.
Using the latest voice analysis technology, we can pick up hesitation words, pace of voice and more, to ensure you’re speaking clearly.
Features in our VR app ensure you’ll be better prepared, including loading in your own slides to the virtual room and voice recording.
Skills improve the more you practice them. With our #1 English VR app, you can practice in a safe space at your own pace, as often as you need to.
As well as traditional language learning, we'll guide you through historic sites and landmarks around England.
Practice for a conference presentation, team meeting, impromptu speaking, networking at a conference and more.
Speaking English can be essential for a successful career - perfect your business skills with our different VR scenarios.
Dom is Curriculum Lead for the Public Speaking course. He's an entrepreneur, VR enthusiast and engineer with a passion for finding new ways to improve speaking skills using technology. Previously, Dom worked at Jaguar Land Rover before leaving to develop the VirtualSpeech app, and now speaks at events around the world.
Practice your English skills with the leading VR English app. At key points during the online part of the course, you'll be prompted to practice what you've learnt in one of the following VR training courses.
Practice quick-thinking and your English skills by talking about a different business related slide every 30 seconds.
Travel around Britain with our beautiful 360 images of different landmarks and locations.
Practice active listening, eye contact and building rapport with multiple people at our virtual networking event.
Practice answering questions about your company, product or service in front of a panel of potential customers.
You'll be leading a team meeting and giving a short speech on your progress for a workplace project.
Practice giving a keynote speech in English in front of a large audience. Use the tips given during the online classes.
Two active listening exercises, the classic Goldilocks exercise and a conference call exercise. Quizzes at the end of both to test your listening skills.
Learners in VR
Faster than classroom training
Our VR app is full of useful features to help you grow your English skills.
Learn about different landmarks and historic sites around England to supplement your learning.
Develop your English language skills with our realistic experiences and virtual avatars.
Receive instant feedback on your speaking using the latest voice analysis technology.
"The course really helped me improve my English and built up my confidence to speak in meetings and deliver presentations during them."
"It greatly helped me to prepare for an important business meeting I had last month. I rehearsed several times in VR and felt much more confident."
Lucy Brooks - FluentU.com
Our course works with popular VR headsets, including the Oculus Quest, Oculus Go, Pico Neo 2, Vive Focus and Merge VR.
If you don't already have one, select the headset option when you enroll and we'll send you one.