Secretarial Skills in English (SSE)

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Secretarial Skills in English (SSE)


The special tailor-made Secretarial Skills in English (SSE) Course is designed vis-à-vis the market needs in today's world of globalization. The rapid changes witnessed by the Egyptian society and the urge to develop the personnel's skills in different fields of life are in need for such a course.

This special SSE course aims at enhancing the secretaries' skills to use the English Language fluently in their secretarial contexts.

Course Contents

SSE introduces the secretarial duties using the English language via covering the following:

1- Basic Terminology for Secretaries

2- Basic Secretarial Skills and Techniques

3- Integrated Business Activities

4- Correspondence: Letters, Faxes, E-mails, SMSs and Memos

5- Reports, Notes and Summaries

6- Business Discussion and Problem-Solving

7- Role-Play and Simulated Telephone Conversations

8- International Trade and Money Matters

9- Marketing, Meetings and Small Talks

10- Sales and Negotiations

11- Jobs, Careers and Promotion Seeking

Course Participation

SSE courses which last for 50 hours start with a minimum of 15 and a maximum of 30 applicants per class after passing an entrance exam guaranteeing a certain level of English proficiency.

Those who have successfully passed the Level 4 End-of-Course Exam of the Special Course in English (SCE) are exempted from sitting for such an exam.


Certificate at the end of the day

All delegate will be issued a certificate of attendance from :

The Arabic British Academy for Training and Human Resources Development (ABAHRD) and

The Egyptian British Education Association UK (EBEA)