Programs with 3 up to 4 full hours per day from Monday to Friday
15 up to 20 full hours per week
programs would actually represent the most agreeable, less
stressing and most painless way for all levels
to warm or brush up existing communication skills or
to develop and improve fundamental French communication
competencies beyond elementary proficiency ...,
if ... you are not under serious time pressure and lack of time
is not a major problem .
They leave plenty of time, to get to know people and the region
to develop sociolinguistic competence by experiencing the
language in a large number of social situations.
Compact Full-Day Courses|
The "uncompromising" ones
Programs with 6 to 8 full hours per day from Monday to Friday
from 30 up to 40 full hours per week.
These programs are designed to allow an Effective
and accelerated learning
for all levels
They stand for a daily full time effort of six to eight hours of
to provide participants with the necessary and appropriate
to communicate as effectively, clearly and accurately as
possible in a French-speaking environment .
WWE "Refresher" - Week-End Training|
An intensive Work WeekEnd at
the French Riviera
A tailor made weekend workshop for the "schedule-plagued" ones
to refresh or improve their French communication competency
2 to 4 days of Intercultural Communication Training with up to 40
full hours of individual, tailor-made tuition
These courses are not suitable for complete beginners.
We care for everything from arrival to departure
(transfers, accommodation, full-board etc.)
Compact Add-Ons |
Additional Program Extensions ...
... for Learners who want to round off and to
combine the course program with yet further extracurricular
socio-cultural and socio-integrative elements and/or other
features and services such as accompanied leisure and
recreation activities etc.
and who do not want to "sacrifice" regular course hours
... for Professionals and Individuals who are
pressed for time and who want or need to utilize the
weekends as wellfor Participants who possibly want to
enroll as a twosome
... for "stress-resistant" people and
"adherents of maximum solutions"
NB: " Maximum" means seldom "Optimum"
The " No-Way-Out " Program !
This program is not suitable for complete beginners.
Should you be a complete beginner you should take before an
a kind of "warm-up" course(about 15 to 20
Only choose this solution if you really and absolutely need to
sound French communication skills in a very short period
Also higher-level learners (at least with some basic knowledge and
"an ear" for French)
should take it into consideration
only when the lack of time is critical and
when the need of
sound French communication skills is more than very urgent (*).
This is the short but hard
way to learn a language!
stands for over 10 daily hours of communication training with no
escape possibilities and
some additional accompanied extracurricular, socio-integrative
At least one or two hours per day are so-called cross-fire
lessons, i.e. with two or three trainers simultaneously.
Saturdays and Sundays are working days. The daily "torture" ;-)
starts and 08:00 and ends - if you are lucky - at 18:00.
Your teachers will stay with you the whole day (lunches and
At least once a week your evenings will be taken too.
And in case of some remaining "leisure time" you have to do some
homework, meet people, discuss with your hosts ...
(*) Should you have
more time than one or two weeks to achieve your learning goal
we recommend rather a Compact 40 or Compact 30 with , perhaps,
COMPACT Abroad |
Communication Training Abroad
In-Company - at Home - under way