Civil Sector & (I)NGOs: Languages

Language Training

English, French, German, Arabic, Russian, Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese, Hindi, Swahili, Japanese and other world languages.

The language training focuses on the tasks and daily communication taking place in your profession, your NGO and the field in which you operate. Our trainers are either native speakers or have lived or worked many years in the country you are preparing for. They provide a language and cultural transfer. Content is adapted to fluency level and specific vocabulary requirements.

Participants learn to:

  • Use technical terminology and general language for working and living
  • Express situations, plans, difficulties and their solutions in effective wording
  • Act as trainers and facilitators in the foreign language(s)
  • Appreciate and use cultural differences appropriately through verbal communication
  • Understand the country, its economic and social landscapes.

Levels of proficiency:

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced


  • Humanitarian
  • Environmental
  • Cooperatives/economic development
  • Social development