Seminar in English

English for Accounting

Essentials for your daily business

As specialist and manager in accounting, you must understand and apply the English technical terms and idioms safely. In addition to the basic concepts of the accounting principles, you should be able to understand and present annual reports, figures, data, facts in English correctly and safely communicate with international partners. In this training you will learn specialized language skills in order to gain security in the written and verbal communication in your "daily business".



  • Introduction, goals, descriptions.
  • Short presentations of self/company.

About Accounting

  • Jobs in accounting.
  • Fundamental principles.
  • Language of accounting.
  • Practice.
  • The back office.


  • Double entry bookkeeping.
  • Day books and ledgers.
  • Practice.

Balance Sheet

  • Analyzing balance sheets.
  • Presenting the balance sheet.
  • Sample balance sheet.
  • Practice.

Income Statements

  • Bottom line.
  • Presenting a profit and loss statement.
  • Practice.

Speaking about Graphs and Charts

  • Describing change – increase/decrease.
  • Rate of change.
  • High points, low points.
  • Practice.

Cost Accounting

  • Direct and indirect costs.
  • Fixed and variable.
  • Break even.
  • Practice.


  • Practice.

Company Law

  • Partnerships.
  • Limited liability.
  • Establishing companies.
  • Private and public companies.

The Future of Accounting

Appendix: Phrases for E-Mails and letters

Online Learning Platform

Once you have registered, you will be able to access your online learning platform, including extra materials for consolidating what you have learned.


  • You will learn and train the specific English vocabulary from the field of accounting, and you will be able to use subject terms safely.
  • With the mediated knowledge you can understand and create specialized texts in English.
  • You will learn how to present business reports, figures, data and facts in English.
  • You gain security in your written and verbal expression for your "daily business".


In the practice-oriented event, the subject book is taught and deepened through exercises. You receive discussion guides and train with the help of sample dialogues, roll-ups and short presentations.

Who should attend

Specialists and managers in the field of accounting, tax and finance with intermediate level English (A2).

Open Badges - Show what you can do.

After successful completion of the event, you will receive a digital certificate from us in the form of an Open Badge. You can download this in your online learning platform and then embed and share it via social media. With Open Badges you can show online what competences you have.

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Booking number
Training in English | In-person
2 days
Dates & locations
Frankfurt a. M./Offenbach
Days & Times

Monday, 26.09.2022
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Tuesday, 27.09.2022
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Seminar in English
Days & Times

Tuesday, 21.02.2023
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Wednesday, 22.02.2023
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Seminar in English
Participation fee
€ 1.090,- excl. VAT
€ 1.297,10 incl. VAT

The stated participation fee includes a group lunch per full seminar day, refreshments during breaks and extensive course handouts. The participant must settle accommodation costs directly with the hotel. Regarding the booking of the hotel, you will find a reservation form in your online learning platform.

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