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English language courses

VMC - the public service language centre offers English language courses in Riga (K. Valdemara street), Valmiera, Jekabpils and Liepaja - contact us.

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English language courses

  • accredited general English,
  • accredited cross cultural communication,
  • accredited business English and marketing,
  • accredited language learning methods for students,
  • business communication,
  • business correspondence,
  • grammar course,
  • business English course,
  • writing course,
  • English for secretaries,
  • English for marketing,
  • English for bank staff,
  • English for lawyers,
  • English for the military,
  • English for immigration officers,
  • English for airline staff,
  • English for civil servants,
  • Cross cultural etiquette for foreign affairs staff.

Professional performance programs are developed according to the client’s institutional needs.

Learning methods

  • Communicative and communication psychology,
  • Role plays and active simulation,
  • Audio and visual environment,
  • Computer self-education programs.

Study aids

  • Cambridge, Heineman, Longman, Oxford etc. publishing houses’ text books acknowledged by the British Council,
  • PLSC developed text books and study aids.


Upon completion of a 50 lesson course (80% attendance) PLSC issues a knowledge evaluation certificate recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science  of the Republic of Latvia. A PLSC Certificate of Attendance is issued upon completion of a 25 lesson course.  Upon completion of a full language program PLSC issues a diploma recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Latvia.

Placement tests

Placement test in Riga in English language can be taken on every working day in our office.

Progress tests during the course. Four skills test upon completion of a 50 lesson course (evaluation attached to the Certificate).

Preparatory courses for:

  • TOEFL;
  • Cambridge PET;
  • IELTS;
  • Cambridge First Certificate.

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