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Language courses from the business professionals

Call now at 0800 0800 230 for a free telephone consultation!

Language courses

In the target languages German as a second language as well as English and Spanish.

Course versions

For all professional and private challenges.

Intensive courses

spring Bonus*

The turbo classic. Our intensive courses will take you to the next language level quickly and with great focus, but still individually. A telc language test can also be booked in our own test centre.

  • Start: every first Monday of the month
  • Duration: every Monday to Thursday, 4 class hours per day = 64 class hours per month, recommended course duration = 3 months
  • Class times: 10:00am - 1:15pm or 3:00pm - 6:15pm
  • Cost: 320 EUR per month

*Book our intensive course for 3 months and your textbook is included.



Ask about the course now or call free of charge at: 0800 0800 230

Courses related to work or studies

In these courses, you acquire in addition to the desired language level the custom vocabulary for your business, your profession or studies. A telc language test in our own testing center is also available for booking.

  • Start: every first Tuesday of the month
  • Duration: every Tuesday and Thursday, 3 hours per day = 24 hours per month
  • Class times: 4:45pm - 7:00pm
  • Cost: 144 EUR per Monat
Ask about the course now or call free of charge at: 0800 0800 230

Vacation or holiday courses

Combine your trip to our city with a language course! To improve your language skills for everyday challenges.

  • Start: June to September each week
  • Duration: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, respectively 3 hours per day = 9 hours per week, weekly reservations
  • Class times: 11:00am - 1:15pm or 2.15pm - 4:30pm or 4:45pm - 7:00pm
  • Cost: 90 EUR per week
Ask about the course now or call free of charge at: 0800 0800 230

Grammar courses

You value proper speaking and writing? In these courses we improve the grammar in your target language.

  • Start: every first Wednesday of the month
  • Duration: 4 lessons per day = 16 hours per month
  • Class times: lessons on Wednesdays, 10:00am -1:15pm or 3:00pm - 6:15pm
  • Cost: 136 EUR per month
Ask about the course now or call free of charge at: 0800 0800 230

Phonetics courses

Listen, follow a conversation, understand it well and even speak clearly - whether in the underground, in a meeting or on the phone. In these courses we focus on the oral conversation for more confidence in using the language. Also ideal for refreshing your language skills.
  • Start: every first Friday of the month
  • Duration: every Friday, 3 hours per day = 12 hours per month
  • Class times: 2:15pm to 4:30pm or 4:45pm to 7:00 p.m
  • Cost: 90 EUR per month
Ask about the course now or call free of charge at: 0800 0800 230

Test preparation (telc, DTZ, LiD, telc for university)

You need an internationally recognized language certificate? We prepare you for the exam. Ideal for the detection of existing language skills for study or profession. With many exercises, guides, practical tips, sample test, individual assistance - as needed.

  • Start: every first Tuesday of the month
  • Duration: each Thursday and Friday, 3 hours per day = 24 hours per month
  • Class times: 2:15pm - 4:30pm or 4:45pm - 7:00pm
  • Cost: 180 EUR
Ask about the course now or call free of charge at: 0800 0800 230

Private tutoring or language coaching

Individually in our home or at work, always focused on your objective. We are happy to advise you and develop your individual lesson plan.

Ask about the course now or call free of charge at: 0800 0800 230

Your benefits:

  • professional teachers
  • experienced course instructors
  • free language test and personal consultation
  • 100% practical relevance for work, training, studies or your individual goal
  • telc language test in our own testing centre (can also be booked in addition if necessary)
  • use of books and other teaching materials appropriate to the topic
  • no hidden additional costs for copies and worksheets
  • coordinated, practice-oriented contents thanks to cooperation with bbw University of Applied Sciences
  • on request, specific preparation for a telc language test
  • central location in Charlottenburg, at the corner of Wilmersdorfer/Bismarckstraße, right by the Bismarckstraße U-Bahn station, U2 + U7

telc test centre

We are an authorised telc test centre

An international certificate - your personal seal of quality

Do you need an internationally recognised language certificate for your profession, studies, promotion or as proof of your language knowledge?

Then we recommend a telc test.
telc stands for "The European Language Certificates". telc GmbH is a test provider with over 40 years of experience. The tests are geared to the Common European Framework of Reference of Languages (CEFR).
As an official telc test centre, we are the right contact for you.

Costs for taking the test, appropriate to your language level:

Tests on our regular dates: 120 EUR - 190 EUR
Individual single tests: Price according to cost

Our recommendation:

telc tests on the levels:

  • A1 to C1
  • A1+; A2+; B1+; B2+; C1+ (the "+" means: for work)
  • telc German C1 university *
  • German Test for Immigrants (Deutschtest für Zuwanderer (DTZ)) and Life in Germany (Leben in Deutschland (LiD)) **

* recognised by all universities and institutions of higher education in Germany as proof of linguistic ability to study, equal to the DSH test and the TestDaF test (according to a decision by the Conference of the Ministers of Education of the German Federal States).

** DTZ and LiD are required tests in integration courses.

The following areas are tested:

  • Reading comprehension,
  • listening comprehension,
  • written and oral expression
You can find comprehensive additional information on the individual tests, including preparatory materials, at www.telc.net.

You can also take tests without having taken a language course.

Unsere Empfehlungen füt telc Prüfungen

Testing site:

Our official telc test centre is located at
10625 Berlin-Charlottenburg
Am Schillertheater 4
(im Haus der Wirtschaft)

Contact:

Please contact us for an individual offer or a set test date at lingua@bbwev-berlin.de

Company courses

Language courses with business professionals for your company and your employees.

  • Individual grading of your employees

    based on their language level and according to our standards as an authorised telc test centre and our quality management criteria according to the DIN EN-ISO standard and AZAV.

  • Job-related, practical language training

    adapted to your full-time and part-time employees' schedules or with individual course models

  • Teaching plans and teaching materials

    with concrete reference to your industry and/or your company

  • Use of recognised textbooks with professional content

    by authorised publishers, with scripts developed for this course and adapted worksheets

  • Specific lesson contents

    according to your needs, e.g. phonetics, grammar, etc.

  • Integration of your employee representation and your human resources department

    for transparent representation and adaptation to your ideas

  • Information session

    with informational material on the course contents for your employees

  • With informational material on the course contents for your employees

    if necessary, also right in the workplace

  • telc tests

    can be scheduled as a conclusion of the courses, or also for example before a personnel decision, e.g. to determine an applicant's knowledge

We would be happy to provide you with more information, consultations and explanations and to prepare individual offers. Contact us at lingua@bbwev-berlin.de and arrange a personal consultation.

Contact

If you have any questions about our courses, write to us here. We will answer as soon as possible. Your personal data will only be saved to deal with your request in our customer database. Your data will not be passed on to any third parties.

Contact form:

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bbw Bildungswerk der Wirtschaft in Berlin und Brandenburg e.V.

Wilmersdorfer Str. 138-140
10585 Berlin

free info line:

0800 0800 230

Telephone: 030/36411-404
Fax: 030/31005-277
E-Mail: Lingua@bbwev-berlin.de


Directions:

Visit us! Take the U2 or the U7 to the Bismarckstraße station. There take the exit in the direction of Wilmersdorfer Straße. You will find us right next to Berliner Bank and Rossmann.

There are essentially no free parking places on Wilmersdorfer Straße and in the surrounding area. Therefore we recommend travelling with public transportation.