English language courses in the UK

English Language Courses in the UK

All Arun Language Training courses are benchmarked against the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages – CEFR.

Please see below the list of courses we offer. Just click or tap on the course you are interested in and the course details will be displayed.

Business English

Business English (BE)


Business English uses stimulating business English materials. As a course participant you will follow a structured, curriculum-based training course. The course guides you through business topics, discussions and exercises which challenge your skills appropriate to your level of English.


By the end of the course you will have greatly improved your understanding of business English terminology and you will have developed your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. These skills will enable you to take part in business meetings and discussions, and make contacts with greater success.

Work Related English

Work Related English (WRE)


Work related English is a custom designed course to suit the specific needs and circumstances of each course participant. We will carry out a detailed analysis of your needs and build the course around those requirements. You will be asked to provide examples of English scenarios which you typically encounter.


By the end of the course you will be far better equipped and more confident in dealing with the specific English components of your job.

General English

General English (GE)


General English course participants use up-to-the-minute published course materials covering a range of topics. You will use the most suitable General English materials available.


By the end of the course you will have dramatically improved your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. You will have broadened your vocabulary, and have learned useful terminology which you can put into practice right away.

Technical English

Technical English (TE)


Technical English provides you with a solid basis for general technical situations. We use up-to-date technical materials. We also use a range of supplementary materials in order to match the situations closely to your work.


When you have completed one of our TE courses you will be much more confident in using technical terminology and much better able to use the terminology you already know. You will greatly improve your speaking and understanding, and will develop your writing and reading skills too.

Exam Preparation

Exam Preparation (EP)


Exam Preparation will prepare you for the exams you need to pass. These may include IELTS, Cambridge KET, PET, FCE, and CAE. If you are preparing for any other English exam, please let us know and we will be happy to advise. We use the most up-to-date and appropriate exam preparation materials available and our instructors help you to get the very best from these.


We are confident that you will do as well as you possibly can in your exam but we will also advise if we feel you are not ready to take the exam – yet.

Presentation Skills

Presentations Skills (PS)


Presentations Skills is a short course of two to three days – the length will depend on your needs. We use the best materials available to help you improve your presentations skills. You will be given the opportunity to view video recordings of your own presentations to enable you to develop your strengths and improve on your weaknesses.


You will greatly improve your confidence and skills in making presentations. You will be able to give much clearer presentations and engage successfully with your audience.

Business Writing Skills

Business Writing Skills (BWS)


Business Writing Skills is a one week course. In addition to published writing materials, you will use samples of business correspondence that you typically encounter in your job.


You will greatly improve your writing skills and be a far clearer and more convincing written communicator. You will notice the difference immediately.

We are flexible on course start and finish dates to suit your needs – please contact Arun Language Training & Recruitment now to discuss your availability.

Information on English Language Courses in the UK

Arun Language Training & Recruitment offers business, technical and general English language courses in the UK for adults in the seaside setting of Littlehampton, West Sussex, UK. With a journey time of just over an hour from Gatwick Airport by train and our location by the sea, it is the ideal choice for your language learning experience on the south coast of England.

If you are looking for individual or small group of English language courses, then you will find just what you need with us. Our individual attention and focus on your needs will ensure that you have a great language learning experience and visible development of your language skills.

Remember, we can be totally flexible regarding the length of the course.

Whether you would like to improve your speaking skills, writing skills, presentations skills, or just generally improve in all skills, we will analyse your needs and help you to choose the most appropriate program. We will also discuss with you if you need to focus on business correspondence, technical language or work related English.

Our location, where the Arun river flows into the sea, gives us a relaxed and tranquil feel which is perfect for learning a language or improving on your skills. Moreover, there will be opportunities to visit nearby bustling towns like Brighton for a day or a weekend as you please. A direct train to Brighton from Littlehampton takes about 45 minutes.

You can choose a comfortable homestay or B&B in Littlehampton within walking distance of our training centre as your home from home.

If you have any questions about any of the English language courses, please get in touch.

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