Select Advanced is aimed at the language needed for a strategic role in an organisation and around leading an organisation and its people in English.

By the end of this level you will be able to:

  • discuss mergers
  • plan for and implement measures to grow a business
  • organise a major event
  • manage research and development
  • carry out analysis and troubleshooting of service delivery issues
  • manage feedback and plan product development.
Module 1 - Mergers
  • 1.1 Discussing the brief
  • 1.2 Understanding the issues in a merger
  • 1.3 Discussing proposals and communication habits
  • 1.4 Possible solutions for staff concerns
  • 1.5 Closing a presentation and handling questions
  • Module Review 1
Module 2 - Growing a business
  • 2.1 Assessing potential markets for growth
  • 2.2 Focusing on a plan
  • 2.3 Recruitment
  • 2.4 What the employer is looking for
  • 2.5 The interview
  • Module Review 2
Module 3 - Changing your market position
  • 3.1 The tourism industry today
  • 3.2 Dealing with threats and competition
  • 3.3 Marketing and promotion
  • 3.4 Dealing with concerns
  • 3.5 Getting the client onside
  • Module Review 3
Module 4 - A major event
  • 4.1 Building a vision
  • 4.2 Planning and scheduling
  • 4.3 Preparing to negotiate
  • 4.4 The negotiation
  • 4.5 The press launch
  • Module Review 4
Module 5 - Design for people
  • 5.1 Explaining a complex situation
  • 5.2 Dealing with the doubters
  • 5.3 A public meeting
  • 5.4 Environmental and social impact
  • 5.5 Presenting the report
  • Module Review 5
Module 6 - Research and development
  • 6.1 Discussing a product range
  • 6.2 Assessing data and information
  • 6.3 Expert opinions
  • 6.4 Describing progress
  • 6.5 Summarising
  • Module Review 6
Module 7 - Analysis and troubleshooting
  • 7.1 Customer needs
  • 7.2 Calling around
  • 7.3 Focus groups
  • 7.4 Negotiating
  • 7.5 A successful outcome
  • Module Review 7
Module 8 - Feedback and development
  • 8.1 Staying true to your principles
  • 8.2 Technical descriptions
  • 8.3 Making the case for ethical business
  • 8.4 Testing the waters
  • 8.5 Presenting your findings
  • Module Review 8