Delmege launches language academy
Delmege Forsyth Group, which needs no introduction in Sri Lanka is
currently in its 158th year of operation. The Group's business spans
such diverse sectors as imports, exports, shipping and freight
forwarding, financial services and airline and travel services.
Delmege Forsyth Group expands its horizons by entering the field of
educational services with the launch of the delmege Academy of Languages
and Skills (Pvt) Ltd which will provide school leavers, professionals
and even expatriates with the skills and knowledge to enhance their
lives and careers.
Offering students a variety of langauge courses and skills
development programs the Delmege Academy of Languages and Skills
specialises in conducting English langauge classes for
internationally-accepted assessment examinations, such as IELTS, KET and
The IELTS (International English Langauge Testing System) examination
is the world's leading English test for those who wish to pursue higher
education, immigration and employment in the developed English speaking
The Key English Test (KET) examination is a certification awarded by
the University of Cambridge that recognises the individual's ability to
deal with everyday written and spoken English at a basic level.
For those who have passed the above examination, the Preliminary
English Test (PET) classes and examination is designed to further help
students to develop their command of the English language and prepare
students for everyday use of written and spoken English at an
It covers all four language skills -reading, writing, listening and
speaking. Preparing for the exam is a popular way to develop and improve
your langauge skills because it provides practical langauge practice in
a variety of everyday work, study and leisure situations.
The Academy will also offer students, basic English language courses
such as practical English, Elementary Business English and Spoken
English thus providing the one stop complete solution for individuals to
master the English langauge, with globally recognised certifications.
For those aspiring to join the glamorous international airline
industry as a cabin crew member, the Introductory cabin Crew Training
course offered by the academy will provide its students and advantage
and the basic skills needed to become an accomplished cabin crew member.
For those with a desire to become teachers, the Academy offers a
Secondary School Teacher Training Program.
One of the most important skills one needs to climb the corporate
ladder is the skill of effective communication. The Skills Development
Course conducted by the academy will undoubtedly provide executives and
even students with the opportunity to develop and hone their
Other langauge courses offered are Spoken Tamil, Japanese for
Beginners and Sinhala for Expatriates.
These courses will help all those who wish to expand their raspatory
of languages.The Delmege Academy of Languages and Skills is based at the
corporate premises of the Delmege Group of Companies.
Every effort has been made to provide students with up to date
The panel of lecturers consists of individuals with a wide range of
experience and skills in their specialised fields.
The Delmege Academy of Languages and Skills (Pvt) Ltd is located at
101, Vinayalankara Mawatha, Colombo 10 and those interested in enrolling
for the month of June, 2009 can contact Pavithra or Aniqah on Tel -
4525777-9 or personally visit the Academy for registration or enquiries.
The course fee structure is designed with affordability in mind.