Course

Upgrade & Update Your Language Lessons – English, Culture & ICT Skills







Learn the latest skills


Upgrade & Update Your Language Lessons – English, Culture & ICT Skills course is a specifically designed course for language teachers who want to update their own English skills with a native speaker and upgrade their language lessons by implementing tablets/phones (ICT), new pedagogical ideas, e-testing and creative learning methods. The courses aim to deliver new ideas and to show better ways to implement tablets into everyday teaching and learning, as well as making you more confident in the way you use and speak English. (Even language teachers need to update their English skills from time to time). With us you will acquire new learning games, teaching tools, apps or ‘know-how’ in order to deliver lessons in easier ways. These are the achievable goals and all delivered in a wonderful atmosphere! 

Target group for this course are English language teachers on all school levels from primary to adult education, both mainstream and vocational. Some of the main topics of the course cover: learning more ICT skills – apps for teaching languages, using creative learning tools, updating the pedagogical approach, implementing ICT, tablets and smart phones into lessons, new exam, listening comprehension and vocabulary test tools and much more. 

 


Upskill your organization


Target group are the school management, English language teachers and all other non-teaching experts and staff working in school education, adult education and VET.


The course covers a wide range of topics that schools need to consider and tackle when introducing and securing internationalization in their school:

  • Learn more ICT skills – apps for teaching languages
  • Use creative learning tools and update your pedagogical approach
  • Implement ICT, tablets and smart phones into your lessons
  • Find new exam, listening comprehension and vocabulary test tools
  • Activate your learners by using learning games – make learning fun
  • Update your own English – incl. private talks with a native speaker
  • How to activate learners to speak – what would a native speaker do?
  • Get tips on how to update your own lessons – reflection talks
  • English culture and study visits


The course methodology aspires participants to gain more knowledge of English language and culture through native talks and pronunciation as well as introduce the use of ICT - tablets and/or smart phones in English lessons through new ideas and best practices.




Earn a certificate


The course participants will get a Certificate of Active Attendance.

The competences acquired will be validated by the course organisers on the Europass mobility.



What makes Euneos the leading course provider in Europe?


Euneos consistently has regards to challenges and retaliates by offering multiple options for quality courses to its clients following the Quality Standards for courses under Key Action 1 as required by the European Commission.





On-site & blended courses

The Upgrade & Update Your Language Lessons – English, Culture & ICT Skills on-site courses take place in Benalmadena, Spain and Helsinki, Finland. Blended courses are also an option and the fee paid for the lead-in course taken prior to the on-site course will be deducted from the course fee. Upgrade & Update Your Language Lessons – English, Culture & ICT Skills are 7 day courses that start on Sunday afternoon and end on Saturday at 13:00 o'clock.


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> planned courses


Helsinki Finland

13-19 March 2022

25 Sept – 1 Oct 2022

Benalmadena/Malaga Spain

27 March – 2 April 2022

16 – 22 October 2022

26 March – 1 April 2023


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Euneos has an international team of trainers who are the most experienced in the field of their expertise. Meet Euneos' trainers for the Upgrade & Update Your Language Lessons - English, Culture & ICT Skills course:


Main organiser






Petri Ilmonen/TRYcamps


  • piTRY Education & TRYcamps Language School Founder & Director - TRYcamps
  • Master's Degree, ESL-certificate 





Mrs. Tup Bertley 


  • Native ESL-Teacher, Head Teacher 
  • Master's Degree, TEFL & TOEFL –certificates 




Euneos choice of venues is based on two essentials: delivering professionalism and assuring personal well-being in order to warrant enjoyable course experience.


> practical information (venue, accommodation, transport etc.)



Helsinki, Finland


“Upgrade & Update Your Language Lessons – English, Culture & ICT Skills” course in Helsinki will include learning opportunities with a native speaker. Yet, while in Helsinki, we warmly recommend visits to libraries as social innovation in Finnish education, interactive museums, the islands around Helsinki, sauna and other locally situated sensorial experiences, allowing participants to design their own learning experience and complete it. Moreover, there are many more attractions that promise unforgettable experience in Helsinki such as the interesting Helsinki architecture including Alvar Aalto's studio, Helsinki Cathedral by Carl Ludvig Engel, Senate Square, Old Market Hall, Löyly sauna and restaurant. While there, make the best of this unique opportunity and take a bite of the Finnish delicacies such as smoked salmon soup lohikeitto and dried reindeer meet kuivaliha. Do not forget to learn more about the famous Finnish culture of drinking coffee with a soft, toasty and aromatic pulla cardamom bread. Tervetuloa!



Benalmadena, Spain


“The Upgrade & Update Your Language Lessons – English, Culture & ICT Skills” course takes place at Sensara, Benalmadena located at Calle Arroyo Hondo, 29639, Benalmadena only 20 minutes walking distance from the picturesque Benalmadena Pueblo and a 20 minute drive from the famous Costa Del Sol in Benalmadena. The premises we use have several working areas enabling more interactive approach. The venue provides private WIFI with a strong internet connection. There is a restaurant on site for coffee breaks and lunch.The majestic sun of Andalusia enriches the taste of the paella, local tapas, the matured manchego cheese, the sizzling pil-pil and many other delicacies. Its deep warmth can be particularly tasted in the sweetness of the Malaguena wine.The remarkable city of Malaga is only about 18 km away. The birthplace of Picasso, the Alcazaba, Teatro Romano, the Cathedral, Centre Pompidu, Picasso Museum, Parque de Malaga, Puerto MalagaSemana Santa processions and many more are spectacular experiences that take the breath away...