ENGLISH COURSE

NURSING ENGLISH COURSE

Our nursing English Studies focus on situations in and around the hospital including:

  • Accident and Emergency (Emergency Department)

  • Meeting the patient (including admissions)

  • General care of the patient – pain; nutrition; blood; hygiene; medication; monitoring the patient; etc….

  • Operation orientation (surgery)

  • Post-operative care

  • Outpatient care

  • Mental health nursing

  • Caring for the elderly

  • Death and Dying

In addition to the above topics, which we regularly teach, we are seeking more texts and material to teach the basic English for obstetrics; pharmacy; dermatology; gastroenterology; neurology;
coronary; infectious diseases and more…

CAREGIVER ENGLISH COURSE

We have study material covering the following English for caregivers:

  • Key areas of successful care giving – communication; observing and recording; client/patient privacy and dignity; hygiene

  • Using mobility and lifting aids; helping people change position

  • Helping people with meals

  • Helping with; shower/bath, grooming and dressing and using the toilet

  • Helping people with medication

  • Helping with recreational activities

  • Helping people communicate

  • Helping people suffering from disease or illness

  • Basic medical vocabulary

  • And more…

We also teach caregivers general English skills for good everyday communication.

  • We assess learners’ English ability and needs, to recommend an appropriate text for study.

  • Learners are required to purchase their own copy for personal study and review; most common texts are able to be sourced by eccom on behalf of learners, if required.

  • We have developed a study method to create independent learners and provide one to two hours of self-study for every one hour of face to face class time. 

STUDY FEE

Private One to One Classes

(up to three hours of study)

$75

(plus gst)

Includes one hour face to face tuition plus a Lesson Review Sheet - including lesson summary, vocabulary, grammar and study hints for up to two additional hours of self-study for every class.

Small Group Study Classes

(Maximum five learners)

$40

(plus gst)

Includes one hour face to face tuition plus a Lesson Review Sheet - including lesson summary, vocabulary, grammar and study hints for up to two additional hours of self-study for every class.

eccom Courses

(various types and content)

Price as advertised

Includes exam study and specialised English content such as writing, business, nursing/caregiver English, pronunciation or simply general/social English study courses.

  •  All lesson fees are payable in advance.

  • 10% discount for 24 Private Lessons (within a 3 month period) booked and paid for in advance.

  • Prices effective as at 1st April 2020 but subject to change please check with ec com about current prices