A little effort goes a long way

In the present Global Market, having a good product is no longer enough to guarantee a business deal with a foreign client; cultural awareness ...
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Indonesia - an exciting market

Did you know that about 230 Million people speak Indonesian as a mother tongue? Are you also aware that in 2006 British exports to ...
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So you want to learn Mandarin Chinese....

In general, Chinese is a difficult language for westerners, no matter how many European languages they may have mastered ...
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Patient care starts with good communication

In practice, healthcare staff, especially in hospitals, often have difficulty understanding each other since they come ...
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Language Courses

LBC has been designing and delivering customised, sector and task-specific language courses in a wide range of languages for corporate clients from commerce, industry and the professions since 1992.

The following list is just a selection of the most popular language courses that we offer. For details of individual courses, please click on the appropriate link

French courses, German courses, Spanish courses, Italian courses, Portuguese courses, Chinese courses, English courses, Turkish courses, Dutch courses, Russian courses, Polish courses, Korean courses, Indonesian courses, Danish courses in Manchester


The following list is a small sample of our clients and courses, past and present

  • French, German and Italian courses for GB cyclists
  • A 240 hour course in Brazilian Portuguese for the FCO for a high-ranking Customs Officer relocating to Brazil
  • Arabic course for steel foundry directors setting up a new venture in Saudi
  • Japanese for a Technical Sales manager
  • A Mandarin Chinese course for 2 groups of administrators, production managers and technical staff of a company establishing a factory in China
  • Courses in Polish, German, French and Spanish for an International Group in the automotive industry
  • Danish for a chemical manufacturer's key staff relocating to Denmark
  • Korean for the MD and Senior Flavourist of a leading flavour manufacturer
  • English for reception and restaurant staff of a French Hotel Group
  • Cantonese for 2 staff relocating to Hong Kong (Chemical Manufacturer)
  • Customised English course for an Italian general surgeon and Italian scrub nurse, a Czech anaesthetist and Czech nurse and a Czech cosmetic surgeon
  • English for the European Finance Director of a French multinational group in the aerospace industry
  • French at all levels for a variety of individuals and teams at the same aerospace company
  • Intensive English for Italian Customer Service Manager (rail industry)

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