English as a Second Language


In an ever growing global economy, there is a need for corporations to teach English and culture to their international employees. Habla Language Services is here for you. We specialize in a results-oriented, student-centered, communicative approach.

We offer specialized English instruction for your employees. Let us know your needs and goals and we will design and deliver a curriculum to help you accomplish your goals. We can also develop cultural awareness training.

We offer Hospitality English. This includes:

  1. English for Restaurant Staff
  2. English for Cooks
  3. English for Hotel Workers

We have English for Landscapers and Conversational English classes.

We have developed curricula that we use as well as adapting books and resources that are already available. Contact Us today to discuss your needs, schedule, and number of staff you would like trained.


These classes are extremely small and delivered by an expert, experienced instructor. Cost for the class is $30/session per person. Classes are billed at the beginning of each month. Contact us to register.

  • ESL 1: Mondays 8-9 p.m. We will start with the basics and will be using the Four Corners textbook and workbook. Class starts June 5, 2017

  • ESL 2: Mondays, 7-8 p.m. Must be familiar with “to be” and present tense verbs. We will be using Basic English Grammar 3rd Edition by Azar and Hagen and recommend the accompanying workbook. And also Practice Makes Perfect: English Conversation, Premium Second Edition: Edition 2. We will be working on the past tense. Class starts June 5, 2017

Ms. Covello has taught ESL and Business Communication for the following school districts and agencies:

  • Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club (English for Cooks, English for Wait Staff)
  • EastSide Union High School District (San Jose, Adult Education ESL )
  • Fremont Union High School District (Cupertino, Adult Education ESL)
  • SweetWater Unified School District (National City, Adult Education ESL)
  • San Diego Community College District (Vocational ESL and Business Communication)
  • University of Phoenix Essentials of College English)
  • Los Angeles Unified School District (Bilingual Elementary Education)
  • U.S. Peace Corps (English for Tourism)

Some of the topics Ms. Covello has covered include:

  • Visiting the zoo and Sea World
  • Using the library
  • Working at a store
  • Hosting a party including using www.evite.com
  • Selling on ebay
  • Advertising
  • Recruiting
  • Cake decorating
  • American culture and travel
  • American idioms and slang
  • English for school conferences
  • English for specific jobs (housecleaning, medical, customer service, automotive)

ESL Testimonies

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