Workplace English Program

Custom Workplace English programs can be designed in such areas as business, the medical profession, the food industry, general workplace English, and manufacturing. 

Classes are customized for each program based on the unique needs and circumstances of the particular industry and work environment

Industry specific training is also provided:

  • Company Policies and Procedures
  • Employee Handbooks
  • Giving directions and information about the company and its facilities
  • Reporting needed repairs and explaining problems
  • Apologizing to and thanking customers
  • Interpreting work schedules
  • Reporting tardiness and absence
  • Recognizing and describing symptoms and injuries
  • Reporting accidents
  • Reporting emergencies and warning others
  • Completing workplace forms

The location of our Workplace English programs is flexible. Depending upon your needs they can be offered on the CSUB campus, or at the workplace site.

Programs can be designed with flexible schedules to accommodate all shifts and offers immediate workplace application of skills learned.

For more information contact the IELC office at 661/654-2014 or email Karen Hurley at

We look forward to hearing from you!

Intensive English Language Center
30 BDC
9001 Stockdale Highway
Bakersfield, California 93311-1022  

Phone: (661) 654-2014
Fax: (661) 654-6914

Office Hours
Monday Through Friday 
8:00 am to 5:00 pm