Are you looking for someone to help you finding the appropriate thing to say?

We at FOKUS Essen/Ruhrgebiet can help you. Be it English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, German as a foreign language or Chinese:

In order to communicate respectfully and unmistakably with people from other cultures you need a sound vocabulary -as well as reading and listening comprehension, writing skills and the basic knowledge of grammar.

And if you know and respect the peculiarities of the language of your business associate there is just one more thing to be aware of: the intercultural differences.


Which language would you like to speak?

Whichever language, no matter what level - you have found the right partner in FOKUS. You need an English course for your staff or a specific Spanish training for your marketing department? We tailor the course around your needs - for the perfect training of your employees and immediate success.

From Abaza to Zulu we offer almost every language taught by experienced native speakers or bilingual trainers. Thanks to their knowledge of language and culture they will be able to incorporate the intercultural features of the respective country.

Your Level

We measure your level according to the CEF (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

See the Framework of Reference as PDF

Most commonly booked languages:

You already have some precognition of English, French, Spanish, Italian or Russian?
Click the course of choice and start our free and non-binding placement test.


FOKUS Individual      Face-to-face training

FOKUS Group          (small) groups from 2 participants on

FOKUS Seminar        Compact course programme in one or more days


FOKUS inhouse        Lessons at your company

FOKUS online           online via p.ex. Skype, Cisco and Webex

FOKUS blended
learning                      Combination of in-house training and online based materials


Office Communication:

  • Telephoning
  • E-Mails
  • Business letters
  • Small talk
  • Business meals
  • Conferences and negotiations
  • Meetings


We offer seminars for specialists and managers strengthening your position - at your company or when dealing with customers and associates. Our qualified trainers help you reaching your goals. Please find here a selection of seminar topics:

  • time management
  • intercultural seminars
  • Communication with colleagues from abroad
  • business travels
  • and many more

Please send your enquiry - we will develop a constructive concept with you.