Online language training

BOOST YOUR LANGUAGE SKILLS!

Excelsior Corporate Solutions offers its partners various solutions for modern languages courses via the module “Boost your Language Skills” for language learning using e-learning platform.

“Boost your Language Skills” training is a process of online blended learning achieved through the implementation of the My English Lab / Speexx e-learning platforms.

My English Lab / Speexx online language training

  • Full Course of English with 6 linguistic modules (A1-C2)
  • 1 module = 1 level
  • Duration for each module – maximum 6 months (minimum usage time per day to achieve this goal: 1 h / day)
  • Validity access platform / level acquired: 1 year
  • One student can go through one level in less than six months depending on the pace and learning style; it may even be possible to complete 3 levels / year
  • The support materials (for some platforms) are included: student book, workbook, interactive DVD
  • Audio-video platform contains learning modules, grammar, vocabulary, listening, conversation, pronunciation, reading and writing.
  • The activities offered in the support materials are different from those available on the platform
  • The platforms can be accessed anytime and anywhere.
  • Easy to use – simple and intuitive access
  • Audio-video fragments involve students in real-life situations in which they will learn how to integrate the concepts learned
  • A virtual trainer is offered, who supports and manages the learning process
  • Feedback is offered for both the students and the company at predetermined intervals

Virtual Trainer:

  • Facilitator – regularly assigns units to each student, manages and monitors the progress individually
  • Consultant – trainer constantly answer questions and supervises the virtual learning process
  • Guide – students receive advice and solutions to linguistic issues
  • Evaluator – the virtual trainer is able to assess the individual performance at any time through testing and reporting of progress.

Blended Learning:
Online Course (using the My English Lab / Speexx platforms) + Classic classroom language training
The “Blended Learning” option suggests either a blend between classic English language course combined with an online course through the My English Lab at Pearson Education / Speexx platforms or exclusive on-line language training.

Benefits:

  • Of the 40 sessions of a classical English language training programme, one can opt for (at least) 10 classroom sessions
  • The My English  Lab / Speexx platforms can be accessed anytime, anywhere and whenever desired
  • A platform access is valid for 1 year
  • During the validity period a student can even go through three modules, depending on the pace of learning
  • The platform offers attractive and unique materials tailored to the needs of adult learners.
  • Each material offers between 10 and 24 units
  • Flexibility of time for students
  • Support and advice from both permanent virtual trainer and the trainer in the classroom.

Excelsior Corporate Solutions’ e-learning department coordinates the “Boost your English” project by observing the following procedure:

Project implementation:
  • Needs Assessment
  • Linguistic audit in order to establish the learners’ innitial level
  • creating groups, allocation of materials per group
  • allocation of trainers (virtual or physical)
Monitoring and Coordination Project:
  • trainer regularly allocates virtual learning units students
  • Progress is monitored step by step
  • Permanent couseling by telephone, online messaging platform, via Skype / GoToMeeting
  • Managing the testing tools at the end of each learning unit / module
Final progress evaluation