ACE SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES, Accra & Abidjan
The Ace School of Languages was established in 2011 with the aim of promoting the teaching of modern languages, especially English as a foreign language. The word "Ace" means "the best, the leading, the highest ranked or excellent", and indeed the school aims at being the best language school in Ghana. The school is approved by the Ghana Education Service and has high standards of language training that are tailored towards helping individuals pursue and accomplish their goals.
The languages that are taught at the school are English, French, Spanish and Ghanaian languages. The programmes are structured to help students overcome language barriers and also to equip them with effective communication skills. Furthermore, there are specialized courses related to business, academia, governance, tourism, finance and other areas that are provided on request. It is appreciated that language barriers can be a hindrance to effective communication. Therefore, the training provided at the school is aimed at ensuring that challenges that individuals face with regard to language and communication skills will no longer be a hindrance to their progress.
Emphasis is laid on effective written and oral communication. The instructors are professionals, experienced in the teaching of languages and they work effectively in teams to promote the vision and mission of the school.
The school is equipped with modern facilities to provide a learning environment which is caring, motivating and supportive. Furthermore, the school is committed to academic excellence and to developing in students an awareness of their potential. At the school, students are given the best language learning experience, with an emphasis on reading, writing and conversation.
A very high standard of delivery of language courses that meets the needs of language learners is guaranteed. Special courses are designed to meet the needs of individuals or groups that require special tuition in order to fulfill the needs of the business community and promote effective communication.
Such groups include corporate bodies and professional bodies. Furthermore, the school offers vacation classes, small group classes, special courses for junior high school and senior high school leavers, one-on-one tutoring, home tuition and corporate training.Courses are also offered in preparation for international exams such as TOEFL, DELF and IELTS. The regular language courses are taught at the pre-beginners, beginners, lower intermediate, upper intermediate and advanced (proficiency) levels. Certificates are awarded at the end of each course.
The various levels of instruction are purposed to:
- Enable non-speakers of the language to have an adequate knowledge of it in preparation for further studies in institutions where the language is the medium of instruction.
- Enable non-speakers to acquire a working knowledge of the language.
- Enable non-speakers to build confidence in communication in the language.
- Strengthen the language skills of persons who already speak the language in order to assist them improve upon their written and oral communication in the language.
ACE SCHOOL OF AVIATION
Ace School of Aviation offers courses in Cabin Crew Training, leading to the following international qualifications:
· IATA – Canada
· SACAA – South Africa
ACE COMPUTER SCHOOL
In addition to offering language courses, Ace offers comprehensive computer competency courses to equip students with basic computer skills.
Ace computer school offers the following courses:
- Introduction to computers
- Introduction to Windows (XP, Vista, etc.)
- Microsoft Word
- Microsoft Excel
- Microsoft Powerpoint
- Internet Applications (Email, Social networks
- Web Design
- Access (Database Management)
ACE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Ace School of Business operates on the same campus as Ace School of Languages. At present Ace School of Business is offering courses in accountancy leading to qualifications of the CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANTS (CIMA) and banking and finance leaing to qualifications of the CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF BANKERS (CIB). After completing their language studies, students will have the opportunity to pursue studies in management at the Ace School of Business. The additional courses that will be offered by the business school in 2014 include:
- Oil and gas management
- Business management
- Human Resources management
- Hospitality Management
- Maritime Studies
ACCOMMODATION: Hostel facilities are available for students. For information about accommodation, please contact the accommodation officer Eric Nadje on +233 242 785 297 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
HEALTH INSURANCE: All students are required to have health insurance. The school can assist students to obtain health insurance at a cost of GHC100 (one hundred Ghana cedis).
The school can arrange for students to be picked up at the airport for a fee of US$20 (10.000 FCFA).