French

FRENCH

Beginner and elementary levels

These classes are intended for people who know little or no French, but who have a standard knowledge of our alphabet.

Living in Belgium becomes much easier when you acquire some basic language skills. Soon you’ll be able to:

  • introduce yourself: your name, your family, your tastes, your choices
  • rent, buy, sell a car, a bicycle, a house
  • situate yourself: asks and give directions, talk about the weather, ask for the time
  • ask for information at the municipality offices, the unemployment office, the CPAS
  • make appointments and phone calls
  • understand and write a letter, a document

Day classes

LevelDatesScheduleTeacher
True Beginner (UEDA)November 16 - January 25Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmCécile Huge
Beginner (UEDB)November 16 - January 25Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmFabienne Gheysens
Beginner (UEDB)November 16 - January 25Monday to Thursday 1:30pm to 4:30pmFabienne Gheysens & Cécile Huge
Elementary (UE1)November 16 - January 25Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmThomas De Mey
Elementary (UE2)November 16 - January 25Monday to Thursday 1:30pm to 4:30pmFanny Libotte & Catherine Hubert
Spelling and Grammar / Elementary November 16 - January 25Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmFanny Libotte

Evening classes

LevelDatesSchedulesTeacher
True Beginner (UEDA)September 14 - January 27Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 9pmCécile Huge
Beginner (UEDB)September 14 - January 27Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 9pmCatherine Hubert
Elementary (UE1)September 14 - January 27Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 9pmAnaïs Fisson

Actiris – Morning and afternoon French classes for job seekers.

Classes are free.

To enrol in a French course, you need to get registered by your employment counsellor at an Actiris office.

Intensive learning (4 times/week) focused on specific needs for job seekers. Small groups, max. 10 students.

LevelDatesScheduleTeacher
True Beginner (UEDA)November 16 – January 14Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00 until 12:45
Wednesday 9:00 until 11:45
Catherine Hubert

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

French Community FestivalSeptember 27 2020
Fall breakNovember 2 to November 6 2020
ArmisticeNovember 11 2020
Winter breakDecember 21 2020 to January 1st 2021
Carnaval breakFebruary 15 to 19 2021
Spring breakApril 5 to 16 2021
Labor dayMay 1st 2021
Ascension dayMay 13 2021
Whit MondayMay 24 2021
Summer holidaysJuly 1st to August 31 2021