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)/February 2 - April 1Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmFanny Libotte
True Beginner (UEDA)/February 2 - April 1Monday to Thursday 1:30pm to 4:30pmFanny Libotte
Beginner (UEDB)/February 2 - April 1Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmCécile Huge
Elementary (UE1)A1+February 2 - April 1Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmFabienne Gheysens
Elementary (UE1)A1+February 2 - April 1Monday to Thursday 1:30pm to 4:30pmAnaïs Fisson
Elementary (UE2)A2February 2 - April 1Monday to Thursday 1:30pm to 4:30pmThomas De Mey

Evening classes

LevelDatesSchedulesTeacher
True Beginner (UEDA)/February 3 - June 21Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 9pm
Beginner (UEDB)/February 3 - June 21Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 9pmCécile Huge
Elementary (UE)AFebruary 3 - June 21Monday & Wednesday 6pm to 9pm

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)January 25 – March 3Monday to Thursday 9am to 12pmAnais Fisson
Beginner (UEDB)January 25 – March 3Monday, 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