Work Experience Programme

Our Work Experience programmes combine English for Work language preparation with a professional internship placement in an area of your interest. We are able to offer a wide range of professional internship placements to enable you to gain work experience in an English speaking workplace and to help you add an international dimension to your CV.

Programmes can be supplemented with a cultural and social itinerary including tours, excursions and evening entertainment and can run for a minimum of 4 weeks up to 6 months.

European Funded Programmes

Apart from Erasmus+, there are many different programmes available in each European country which will fund your mobility programme.

Foyle can develop a course and provide services to match the needs of your project.

We have listed some of the current funding opportunities.


Erasmus+ is the EU’s programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe. Its budget of €14.7 billion will provide opportunities for over 4 million Europeans to study, train gain experience, and volunteers abroad.

The aim of Erasmus+ is to contribute to the Europe 2020 strategy for growth, jobs, social equity and inclusion, as well as the aims of ET2020, the EU’s strategic framework for education and training.

Employability and Work Skills Courses

Foyle International’s Employability Skills programme is ideal for those who wish to improve their work skills in order to obtain a job or to advance in their training/workplace.

The programme can lead to learners receiving a BTEC Workskills qualification or credits, these are internationally-recognised on the UK’s Qualifications and Credits Framework (QCF) and can be referenced on the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). These units are designed and accredited by Edexcel (Pearson Education), the leading provider of internationally recognised vocational qualifications.