Language For Business
Speak the language of your global partners and overcome the language barrier!
With 30 years’ experience, VLLC is the complete package for language training that provides a strong competitive edge to your international pursuits.
Prepare your staff to assist you in your International expansion!
Investing in learning a language opens doors in business that no other tool can. In a world where technology is bringing cultures closer, language is still the most important tool.
Don't rely on translators, empower your staff!
Anyone can type a message and have Google Translate it, but have you ever tried translating the translation back into your original language? Tone and emotion are lost and very often the meaning is not what you really wanted to say. The real value of investing in learning a language today must surely be business. Finding a way to give you the edge rather than your competition is the goal of every business today. Language creates more than just one step better and affords improved long term and sustainable relationships just because communication is improved. There is very much a win-win result in business today when someone can speak an extra language. Companies investing in their employees to learn another language is on the increase because they understand the value and importance of vocal communication and cultural understanding and tolerance.
Increase the effectiveness of your workforce and Promote teamwork
Being bilingual has become a necessity for the ambitious to succeed in many booming industries. However, the big trend is also for senior executives to learn the languages of their customer countries. University graduates in science, engineering, marketing, law, medicine and business are fast tracking new language skills as a valuable post graduate investment as Australia looks offshore for prosperity in the 21st century.
Help your staff to understand!
The value of this alone is worth more than many imagine, and from it comes a level of respect that few people will ever understand. The emotional power of being able to speak another language is worth more than any investment you could make elsewhere. Investing in learning a language has another benefit over and above being good for business and job prospects. Speaking a second or even third language allows a person to get under the skin of another country, its culture and people.
Ensure the safe practices of your staff and encourage cultural inclusivity in the workplace
Ensure your staff are well equipped to handle the WHS laws and practices surrounding your workplace. Ensure they understand signs and instructions and protect your company from workplace accidents.
Remove language obstacles and improve cultural tolerances.
Vocational Language Learning Centre has:
- a Certificate II in Applied Language,
- a Certificate in Social Proficiency for business,
- a Certificate in Intermediate Proficiency for Business and
- a Certificate in Vocational Proficiency for Business in 12 languages.
Available both online and in our Centres in Melbourne and Adelaide.
VLLC aim to give students a voice and the self-assurance to speak through the practical application of the language. Key reasons to complete a course with VLLC include:
See how our language courses can help you and have a look at some of our Student's stories to see how learning a language can change your life.
The world is becoming more and more accessible through technology and it is essential for businesses to learn to work and communicate with people from varying backgrounds. Learning a language can be an essential tool for building and expanding your business markets.
Are you looking to export or import from another country and want to be able to communicate with your colleagues personally rather than rely on an interpreter? Being able to cross cultural boundaries by being fluent in a foreign language is a fantastic way to create and enhance new business relationships. See our blogs on how language can assist you in your career.
About to travel to an exciting new county and want to make the most of the experience? Learn a language, break down the language barriers and fit in with the locals. With 11 languages to choose from you can make the most of your travel. Worried you may get lost and wont know the language? Well don't be. It's easy and fun to learn the VLLC way.
Grab a cup of coffee and sit back and relax in the comfort of your own home or office. With the convenience of 24/7 online access you can chat like a local in no time. With six online travel lessons you will be able to introduce yourself and other, ask questions, tell the time, ask directions, book accommodation, order food and much more. Suddenly communicating in a foreign country is a breeze and you can just relax and have fun. The VLLC process will allow you to gain confidence and fluency in no time. Choose from Chinese Mandarin, Japanese, Indonesian, Spanish, German, Italian, Thai, Arabic, French, Greek or Russian. Don't be a tourist, blend in and become one of the community. See our Travel Blogs for some handy travel tips.
Have you ever wanted to learn a new language? Do you want to keep your mind active and young? Learn a new language the quick and easy way with VLLC. If you want to learn a language to keep your brain active and agile, this is the way for you.
Studies show that learning a second language can sharpen focus and other cognitive abilities and can slow the onset or effects of dementia / alzheimer’s. Learning a second language is to the brain like what exercise is the body. It helps the brain stay healthy and strong. See our Mind Blogs for some interesting facts.
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VLLC offer a comprehensive range of language courses with both on-line and in-house options available. Click below for details.
If you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to contact one of our friendly course advisers
on 08 8267 1177 or 03 9602 1605
on 08 8267 1177 or 03 9602 1605