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Portuguese Language Training Course

January 13, 2021 @ 16:00 - January 22, 2021 @ 18:30

13-15 Jan and 18-22 Jan 2021
16h00 to 18h30
Online Training on Teams Platform (20 hours)

This training is aimed at Elementary Portuguese Speakers who wish to improve their Portuguese vocabulary and language skills, focusing on the business aspect of their lives.


Topics / Functions

1) Socialising & Networking
• Presenting yourself to an audience
• Socialising with strangers
• Socialising with acquaintances

2) Talking about projects and future plans
• Talking about projects in professional life
• Comparing planned, unplanned and spontaneous actions in the future
• Describing future trends

3) Talking about changes in professional life
• Describing your professional career
• Explaining reasons for change and comparing one-off vs. repeated actions in the past
• Expressing wishes and ambitions

4) Socialising inside and outside the office
• Making appointments, agreeing, accepting, declining, cancelling and suggesting
• Asking for (permission), making requests and answering
• Inviting and offering, thanking, apologising and explaining the reason, making complaints

5) Improving reading and listening comprehension, and speaking
• Reading, understanding and explaining notices, warnings and publicity
• Listening and reading for gist
• Role-playing different everyday situations

Can understand and respond to basic greetings, requests and instructions
Can take and pass on simple messages of a routine kind, such as ‘Friday meeting, 10am’
Can express simple requirements
Can express basic opinions on familiar matters
Can follow a simple presentation backed up by visuals

Can understand simple instructions and standard work notices
Can understand short texts / emails on familiar matters, if they are expressed in simple language and the contents are predictable

Can write a short, routine note of request to a colleague or contact
Can note down a simple instruction/request/message
Can use a range of basic phrases to respond to routine emails

Grammatical Accuracy:
Can use Present Tenses with relative accuracy
Can distinguish between Present and Past Tenses
Can make short sentences in the Past Simple and ‘Going to’ Future, using common verbs


1) Professor of Portuguese nationality with vast experience
2) Continuous supervision of the course by the Educational Coordinator
3) Digital file for each trainee
4) Training Certificate upon successful completion of the course
5) Strict monitoring of all administrative procedures associated with the delivery of the course (Technical/Educational File, attendance register, evaluations, certificates, etc)

Members: Price per person for entire group course (20 hours) = € 269.00 + IVA
Non-Members: Price per person for entire group course (20 hours) = € 339.00 + IVA

BPCC reserves the right to cancel the course should a minimum number of registrations not be met.

| Tel. 213 942 020
Booking form enclosed


January 13, 2021 @ 16:00
January 22, 2021 @ 18:30


Helena Fernandes
(+351) 213 942 020