Courses on offer

Group courses
Target group
Your company or your department has a specific language requirement and is looking for a language course that is adapted to your needs with regard to content and organisation.
Group size
2 - 9 persons
Content of lessons
You decide what should be taught. Simply tell us what your requirements and learning targets are and we will set up a suitable course.
Lessons can generally:
• be based on the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference with regard to general language
• prepare for an internationally recognised language certificate
• be designed to reflect concrete work situations
Languages
English, French, German, Spanish and Italian. In addition, we can organise lessons in all other languages for you, such as Chinese, Russian, Arabic, Hebrew, Swedish, Albanian etc.
Subject-specific topics
Subject-specific topics covered in lessons may include:
• Telephone conversations and conferences
• E-mails and written correspondence
• Presentations
• Negotiations and conflict discussions
• Human resources
• Marketing
• Bookkeeping
• IT
• Administration
• Sales
• Technical support
We can naturally also create language courses tailored to your requirements in any other specialised areas. We look forward to advising you!
Course start
As agreed, possible all year round.
Course location
At your premises or in one of our 12 schools in Switzerland.
Scope of course
Tailored to meet your requirements and your course targets.
Invoicing
Course costs are due for payment before the course commences – unless agreed otherwise in a framework agreement.
Teaching material
Invoicing is based on the price list of the academia book supplier.
Internationally recognised language certificates
academia is a:
• recognised telc test centre (especially for German, but other languages are also possible)
• recognised PLIDA test centre (Italian)
• recognised preparation centre for Cambridge tests (English)
• recognised preparation centre for DELF/DALF/DFP tests (French)
If you are interested in a specific test, academia can register you at the relevant test centre.
telc and PLIDA tests can be taken at our or your premises.
Individual lessons
Target group
Any employee of your company.
Group size
1 person
Content of lessons
You decide what should be taught. Simply tell us what your requirements and learning targets are and we will set up a suitable course.
Lessons can generally:
• be based on the levels of the Common European Framework of Reference (Dokument) with regard to general language
• prepare for an internationally recognised language certificate (Dokument)
• be designed to reflect concrete work situations
Languages
English, French, German, Spanish and Italian. In addition, we can organise lessons in all other languages for you, such as Chinese, Russian, Arabic, Hebrew, Thai, Swedish, Albanian etc.
Subject-specific topics
Subject-specific topics covered in lessons may include:
• Telephone conversations and conferences
• E-mails and written correspondence
• Presentations
• Negotiations and conflict discussions
• Human resources
• Marketing
• Bookkeeping
• IT
• Administration
• Sales
• Technical support
We can naturally also create language courses tailored to your requirements in any other specialised areas. We look forward to advising you!
Course start
As agreed.
Course location
Anywhere in your premises in Switzerland or at our 12 locations.
Scope of course
Depending on your current language level according to placement as well as your targets.
Invoicing
Course costs are due for payment before the course commences – unless agreed otherwise with your company in a framework agreement.
Teaching material
Invoicing is based on the price list of the academia book supplier.
Internationally recognised language certificates
academia is a:
• recognised telc test centre (especially for German, but other languages are also possible)
• recognised PLIDA test centre (Italian)
• recognised preparation centre for Cambridge tests (English)
• recognised preparation centre for DELF/DALF/DFP tests (French)
If you are interested in a specific test, academia can register you at the relevant test centre.
telc and PLIDA tests can be taken at our or your premises.

Service packs

Business
Registration procedure
You give us a list of the interested employees (including telephone number and e-mail address) for whom you wish to finance a language course. We prepare the registration of the participants.
Group assignment and assessment process
academia contacts all interested employees with regard to a placement test and determination of availability. A reminder is also sent to all those who do not reply within the specified period. academia corrects all placement tests. In case of group registrations, our course management team sets up suitable groups based on the assessment results.
academia contacts all interested employees with regard to a placement test and determination of availability. A reminder is also sent to all those who do not reply within the specified period. academia corrects all placement tests. In case of group registrations, our course management team sets up suitable groups based on the assessment results.
academia organises the dates and times of the lessons that can be realised by all members of the group. To do this, our course management team requires a lead time of about one week after approval of the group assignment details.
Invitation to course
academia sends a course invitation containing all relevant details about the language lessons to all participants in the course.
Learning objectives
The teacher realises the agreed learning targets. The curriculum is defined by the Common European Framework of Reference as well as the teaching medium used.
Reporting
You will receive a monthly overview of attendance of all participants by e-mail.
Satisfaction survey
Every six months, your employees are invited to take part in an online feedback survey addressed to all academia language course participants. You will receive a detailed evaluation of this survey as well as a response plan.
Intermediate and final test
The teacher conducts continuous informal learning progress analyses during the lessons. An intermediate/final test (with written evaluation) takes place every 6 months.
Course certificate
Participants receive a course certificate confirming attendance of the course by e-mail at the end of the course.
Price
Lessons in this service package:
CHF 95/45 minutes

Quantity discounts may be negotiable individually.
CHF 95.- / 45 minutes
Quantity discounts may be negotiable individually.
Business Light
Registration procedure
You give academia a list of interested employees (including telephone number and e-mail address) for whom you wish to finance a language course.
Group assignment and assessment process
academia contacts all interested employees with regard to a placement test and sends a reminder to all those who do not reply within the specified period. academia corrects all placement tests. In case of group registrations, our course management team sets up suitable groups based on the assessment results.
academia contacts all interested employees with regard to a placement test and sends a reminder to all those who do not reply within the specified period. academia corrects all placement tests. In case of group registrations, our course management team sets up suitable groups based on the assessment results.
Invitation to course
academia sends a course invitation containing all relevant details about the language lessons to the contact person at your company.
Learning objectives
The teacher realises the agreed learning targets. The curriculum is defined by the Common European Framework of Reference as well as the teaching medium used.
Reporting
You will receive a monthly overview of attendance of all participants by e-mail.
Satisfaction survey
Every six months, your employees are invited to take part in an online feedback survey addressed to all academia language course participants. You will receive a detailed evaluation of this survey as well as a response plan.
Tests
The teacher conducts continuous informal learning progress analyses during the lessons.
Course certificate
Participants receive a course certificate confirming attendance of the course by e-mail at the end of the course.
Price
Lessons in this service package:
CHF 105/45 minutes

Quantity discounts may be negotiable individually.
Business Plus (You can book the following additional services)
Customer portal
Individually designed website based on the course offers agreed with you
Oral assessment
Oral assessment – by telephone, at one of our locations or in your premises – carried out in addition to a written placement test
Registration procedure
Electronic registration form with company-internal approval
Information material
Creation of individual flyers or brochures for your employees
Invitation to course
Individually designed information packs with company-internal regulations
Learning objectives
Company-specific and documented curriculum
Verification of achievement of learning objectives
Individually designed intermediate and final tests
Attendance reporting
Attendance reporting adapted to your requirements
Satisfaction reporting
Individually created participant survey
Course certificates
Language certificate with your company logo
Price
Depending on effort – please ask for an individual offer