Learn faster with one-on-one language lessons
Immerse yourself in your target language under the expert guidance of a Berlitz instructor and get fluent fast! Focused entirely on you and your development, private in-person language lessons are held at your local language center and are tailored to meet your exact needs. In as little as two weeks you will gain a comprehensive understanding of the language, as well as the nuances of culture and accent so you can converse easily in any social or business situation.
Why choose Berlitz's in-person private classes?
Start speaking a new language with the support of your native-fluent Berlitz instructor from your very first in-person class. Located at your local language center, our in-person classes will have you conversing fluently in no time at all, thanks to our proven Berlitz Method.
Practical skills from day one. Our Berlitz Method ensures you’ll be speaking your new language from your very first private language lesson.
No wasted time. You will be speaking in your target language, through activities including role-plays, quizzes, and conversations for 80% of your lesson.
Skip the unnecessary. Lesson content is tailored to your specific needs, so you won’t spend time learning things you don’t need.
Stay motivated. Your learning plan caters to your interests to make learning enjoyable and keep you motivated.
You’re in full control
Fit learning around your life. You’re busy, we get that. With private in-person language lessons, you can arrange a schedule that suits you.
Your goals, your time. With private lessons, you don’t have to share your learning time. You get 100% of your instructor’s attention and you set the goals for your learning.
Big chunks or bite-sized? You can choose to do full-day lessons, break up your learning into smaller sessions, or mix and match— the choice is yours.
How you’ll learn
At the beginning of each lesson, your instructor will outline the goals for the session, so you know exactly what you’re aiming at.
You will learn through our proven Berlitz Method. This means your instructor will deliver your classes in your target language to equip you with real-world conversational skills.
Every lesson follows the present, practice, and perform structure. New learning content is first presented by your instructor, after which you will learn through guided and general practice, ending the lesson with a performance of what you have learned.
A private course is tailored to suit your goals and schedule. With the instructor’s undivided attention in every class, you are learning 100% of the time.
You can choose your own schedule, and change it every week to suit your needs and availability. You can also adjust the intensity of your lessons to suit your own learning pace. During each class, you’ll receive immediate and specific feedback from the instructor, which will ensure you achieve your goals and progress as planned.
Our instructors receive extensive training that covers a wide range of topics including language acquisition, teaching techniques, classroom management, and cultural competency. The training program consists of both theoretical and practical components, and is designed to prepare instructors to deliver high-quality language instruction using the Berlitz Method®. Our instructors are equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to provide a positive and engaging learning experience for their students.
It is designed to complement and enhance the in-person or online language instruction. Students can continue learning and practicing their language skills outside of the classroom, at their own pace and on their own schedule. It includes:
- Interactive language games and activities
- Audio and video resources for listening and pronunciation practice
- Digital versions of Berlitz textbooks and workbooks
- Progress tracking and performance analytics
It is a measure of language proficiency designed by Berlitz to assess and track student progress. Based on international standards, it ranges from beginner to expert and provides a clear pathway for language learning success.