UCL Psychology and Language Sciences


Leadership Communication In English – for Non-Native English Speakers

Date:14th-15th June 2019
Venue:UCL Chandler House, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1PF
To apply:Places no longer available - Email us to register your interest in  July 5th/6th or July 12th/13th date

Course Aim

This intensive, interactive 2 day workshop aims to help non-native speakers of English to develop their professional Leadership Communication, deliver more effective messages, and better influence English speaking individuals, teams and Stakeholders.

Course Objectives

To help delegates to improve and strengthen their Leadership Communication skills, understand the subtleties of the words they use, refine their language and deliver more effective messages in an influential and more appropriate manner. Working through different managerial disciplines, delegates will expand their skills and learn to manage more positively within an English speaking corporate environment. Delegates will be provided with tips, techniques, coaching and constructive feedback throughout.


At the end of the course participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance

Course Tutor

Josette Lesser BA (Hons) MCIJ, MCIPR, MABP has been a media, presentation, and leadership communication skills coach and lecturer for over 16 years.

Josette studied Business Management at what is now Middlesex University, and set up her first company aged just 24, attracting clients such as Unisys and Pepsi Cola. She went on to discover a passion for coaching and training and, in 2007, Josette formed her own training company, The Communication Experts: www.thecommunicationexperts.com. She works both nationally and internationally, with clients from both the public and private sectors, including Microsoft, Highways England, and Kenwood-Delonghi. Josette is a Certified Coach, and a Member of the Association of Business Psychologists.

An alumni of UCL, Josette hold as 1st Class Honours Degree in Linguistics. She is also a qualified Teacher of English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), and a regular tutor on the department’s Summer Course in English Phonetics (SCEP).

Course Enquiries

Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
University College London
Chandler House
2 Wakefield Street
London WC1N 1PF

Tel: +44(0)20 7679 4204/4020
Email: pals-cpd@ucl.ac.uk
Fax: +44(0)20 7679 4010