See some of the testimonials we have received from our clients.
”Our employees enjoyed their lessons and made friends with their tutors. I myself came into contact with the trainers and thoroughly enjoyed meeting them, they are a credit to your team. I have found Language Trainers very accommodating, helpful and personable and would recommend using them again. Many thanks for all your assistance over the last 6 months. It is much appreciated!”English course in Brighton, RiverStone Management Ltd
”Thanks for the very high quality service provided. Mar is an excellent teacher, and I have been referring her to other people in the bank.”Spanish course in London, Assistant Director, Banco Santander
”I met Oliver the teacher and everything was good.”German course in London, International Business Development Manager, Springer
”Thank you for your note and for the money off voucher. Thuy was a wonderful teacher - flexible, professional and skilled. The course was excellent.”Vietnamese course in London, Manager, International Public Affairs, Prudential Plc
”Our teacher Patricia is lovely and I enjoyed the class thoroughly. She is going at just the right learning pace, which is good. Thanks.”French course in London, HR Advisor, Gucci Group
”Lessons were great. The course and the teacher were both excellent.”Spanish course in London, PA, Banco Santander
”I have had great feedback from the class; they all really enjoyed the lesson and said that the teacher was great!”Spanish course in London, HR, Goodman Masson
”The language lessons are going well.”English course in Coventry, HR Officer, Kautex Unipart
”My course with Gwen is almost finished. We have our last 2-hour lesson scheduled on Monday. I've been very satisfied with Gwen's methods, talent and teaching abilities. Lessons with her have been the best. We managed to finish the course book and I've been able to improve, not only, my speaking ability but my writing skills, as well. Earlier this month I started doing CAE course at the language school, as I'm determined to get a certificate in Advanced English. I believe English lessons provided from Language Trainers have been a very useful part in the preparation for my exam.”English course in Birmingham, Beiersdorf UK Ltd
”All is going well with the classes thank you and Alison is trying very hard with great patience to get a good result from a dimwit pupil!! I do indeed enjoy the sessions although I need to allow myself much more time to practice and study.”French course in Northampton, Principal Safety & Health Consultant, PMSS
”I was very satisfied and enjoyed a lot my English lessons with Clara my teacher. Of course, 4-hour lessons are obviously intensive, however I didn't see the time passing because it was very interesting for me and diversified. I think I had the opportunity to extend my vocabulary during my stay and to learn and improve some grammar (particularly: present perfect and present perfect continuous). Moreover, the lessons were in total coherence regarding the program of my lessons here in France and the objectives of my stay here in Birmingham. Clara helped me a lot and was very involved in allowing me to get the best out of this experience. I really hope this experience will be a first step in improving my English.”English course in Birmingham, Lafarge
”Our lessons are going fine at the moment. Making steady progress.”German course in Leicester, Deichmann
”Sandra was very happy with her course and the dedication shown by the tutor.”Spanish course in Birmingham, Managing Director, Banco Santander
”The classes are going well, we are also doing more business French with Nicolas our trainer which is good.”French course in London, Investor Relations, Alken Asset Management
”Lucile, my teacher, is lovely – very friendly and it was a good lesson. It actually made me realise how much I do know and understand.”French course in London, Office Manager, Alken Asset Management
”After my first lesson with my teacher Anette, I can confirm that I got a good impression of her. She seems highly competent.”English course in Peterborough, Senior Consultant, Coloplast
”I am enjoying my lessons. Lucie is an excellent teacher, very patient! More importantly, she is very flexible in terms of lesson times. So, all in all, I am very satisfied.”Czech course in London, Managing Director/ Head of Europe M&A, Standard Chartered Bank
”I am very satisfied with my lessons. Mar’s teaching style suits me very well and I am still finding them very enjoyable, though challenging.”Spanish course in London, shareholder relations at Santander, Banco Santander
”My lessons are going very well and I am enjoying them. Maje my trainer is keeping me on my toes and I feel I am making progress. She works very hard to prepare interesting work and I am enjoying the huge variety of exercises, reading passages and writing tasks. She is certainly fulfilling the programme we set out at the beginning of the course.”Galician course in London
”All is fine, thank you. The lessons are still good and they help me to improve my English. So, so far, everything is OK.”English course in Liverpool, wife of one of their employees, Nutricia
”Extremely happy with the course.”French course in London, Project & Acquisition Finance Associate, Banco Santander
”I am much happy with the teacher. She understands my needs and everything is going well.”English course in Reading
”Both my English course and the teacher are great. David and I have chosen the right pace and moving along to address issues I have.”English course in Cambridge, Solution Delivery Team Lead, Cargill PLC
”Many thanks for your email and for the certificate I will receive after the lessons in Milton Keynes. I am enjoying the time to learning English. The trainer Kath is well prepared with an iPad and different materials. It is important for me to be able to talk about my products. Every day we start with some small talk and a run through of one of our products. Next week I will do a presentation every day about one of our products and practice writing an email. Every day we do a unit in my textbook.”English course in Milton Keynes, Planning Consultant, interlübke
”Initially I was looking for intensive individual instruction over a short period of three to four weeks. I found Language Trainers through a web search and found the site easy to use. There was sufficient information on each of the packages available to help me make a choice and I finally settled on a course of 10 individual lessons (20hours) which suited my needs. The course was set up very quickly and has been well organised with flexibility about both venue and dates.”Italian course in Warrington
”I'm enjoying my lessons very much. Ruth, my trainer, is brilliant and completely understands my learning needs.”German course in Leeds
”I had my second lesson from Midori this week and I am finding both tutor and the lessons great. I must also add that it is lovely being taught by a Japanese native. Midori is very enthusiastic to talk about Japanese culture as well as the language.”Japanese course in Dublin, Regulatory Affairs/Legal & Intellectual Property, Sekisui Medical
”I have been very satisfied with my Japanese course so far. Midori my teacher has been very helpful and I am happy with the content she has taught me. She has also been flexible and helped me with any topics that I would like to spend some time on. I am quite content with how the course has progressed. Midori informed me that if I had any problems or needed any help once the course is complete, that she would be available through email to help with anything I found difficult.”Japanese course in Edinburgh, Pharmaceutical R&D and Technical Development, Sekisui Medical
”I am very happy with my English trainer Sarah. She is very good in teaching! She is helping me a lot to improve my English. Thanks a lot for your support.”English course in Birmingham, Wife of one of the managers, Beiersdorf
”I am very happy with the course.”French course in London, Partner - Dispute Resolution, Rosenblatt Solicitors
”Both Tatiana and I are completely satisfied with our English classes. Contents and speed of our courses fully meet our expectations.”English course in Bedford, MQE Chassis Engineer, Nissan
”Thank you for the great service Language Trainers has provided us. We are really looking forward to using Language Trainers again in the future.”Japanese course in Dublin, English Business Coordinator, Sekisui Chemical
”At the moment training is fine so no need to change anything in the arrangement. In terms of the training I am satisfied with the content of the lessons as we are adapting the training to my questions and areas which I want to improve.”English course in Reading, Assistant Manager, Deloitte
”Everything went fine. I'm looking forward to my next lesson. I think that Stephanie my trainer is really nice and seems to have a nice style.”German course in Norwich, Country Manager, BRAND GMBH + CO KG
”The first class was a delight. I'm very excited about learning French & Alix is personable & clearly a qualified instructor. I was given enough material on my first visit with written & spoken French that I can practice & perfect.”French course in Derby, Wife of one of the managers, Rolls Royce
”Marina feels that you have done very well --so much so that she is now speaking with confidence!”English course in Bristol, Training & Development Manager, Siniat Ltd
”I enjoy English lessons every week!!! Agnieszka my teacher is very friendly, so I can ask any questions and she explains many times until I can understand.”English course in Leicester
”Lessons are going really well. I passed my HSK level 1 which I am delighted with! I am in China for work at the moment so I have the opportunity to put my lessons to practice. I am relocating to China for 2 years with my job, and know I'll feel confident when I get there. I would like to thank Yan my teacher for all the great lessons. She really does a great job, and I would highly recommend her!”Mandarin Chinese course in Limerick, Formulation Team Leader, Beckman Coulter Ireland Inc. Lismeehan,
”I am happy how we covered the lessons. We worked quite hard with the book and did a few other extra datasheets that our trainer kindly provided for the lessons.”English course in London, PA To Global Head of Strategic Investment Group, Royal Bank of Scotland
”The course is definetily good. Kate, my teacher, is helping me a lot to understand what I need to improve with my English.”English course in Coventry, Diesel Calibration Engineer, AVL Powertrain UK Ltd.
”Everything is going well and I am very happy with Simon my trainer.”English course in London, Credit Analyst, Banco Santander
”The lessons are still going very well. We are living in Germany now so progress has picked up (I believe) and Sabrina our trainer has managed to re-tailor the work to accommodate that whilst still teaching the 'basics' that haven't yet been covered. Also, she is able to answer lots of questions regarding the nuances of the German language that can be quite baffling to somebody speaking German in Germany after learning only from a book (i.e. a set/structured course).”German course in Manchester, Applications Engineer, Renold PLC
”The lesson was good and I think it should work very well with Lucio my trainer.”Portuguese course in London
”I had 2 lessons so far, both very good and productive so everything is ok. We have discussed and selected the right course book for me. At the moment I have enough materials to study.”Hungarian course in London
”The lessons are going well, the trainer is very good as you would expect coming from a teaching background.”Spanish course in Wigan, Finance Director, SAICA
”I would say that Ana the trainer did a really great job. All my best for you and your team.”English course in Dublin, Underwriter, Atradius
”My Skype German course is going well.”German course in Online, Export/Sales Coordinator, Webtec Products Ltd
”I really enjoyed my first lesson the German teacher was of great help.”German course in Edinburgh
”The lesson went very well thanks, I was impressed with the tutor.”Portuguese course in Leicester, HR Manager, Guidance Navigation Ltd
”The lessons are going well. Zoraida our trainer has a very professional approach and is always punctual and well prepared. She is also very responsive to our needs and is prepared to alter her plans to answer any specific issues that we may have.”Spanish course in Bristol
”My Russian lessons are going well thank you. It is hard to learn but I have learnt a lot. My trainer Svetlana is very good and makes learning as easy as possible in a relaxed environment. I will be able to use what I have learnt next week when I travel to Ukraine. I would certainly recommend the lessons. Thank you for your help.”Russian course in Leicester
”Many thanks for your call – I am impressed with the client service!”French course in London, Associate, JPES Partners
”I’m very happy to learn with my teacher Julie.”English course in London, Project Assistant, Kulczyk Investments
”Everything is going well, thanks for asking. We’re going through the book quite nicely as I learn quickly.”Russian course in London, Soccerex
”I thought the first lesson went well and Jing is a good tutor, tolerant and structured. I am confident of getting to my desired level .”Mandarin Chinese course in Warrington, European Process Improvement Manager, HJ Heinz
”I am very pleased both with the tutoring and your support and I would highly recommend the company to others.”French course in Wakefield
”Qi is flexible for us when we have to cancel and the lessons themselves are useful and concentrate more on the spoken language with a tentative start on the recognition of the Chinese characters.”Mandarin Chinese course in London, Editor-in-chief, BP and Laboratory Services
”The lessons are going really well. We have been doing a lot of role play conversations which is very helpful. We are acquiring the specific vocabulary needed for our job roles each week too.”French course in Liverpool, Logistics & Administration Officer, Plexus Cotton
”The training is going very well, I have received very positive feedback re. Simon’s training style and the content of the lessons. Our employees are enjoying the training.”German course in Coventry, HR Manager, Kautex Unipart
”The lessons are going well thank you. Marissa is a great tutor and yes I can hold a basic conversation and understand a little more.”Italian course in Bournemouth
”The first lessons were very good. Everything is ok so far.”German course in Derby
”The course is excellent, thank you.”French course in Liverpool, Head of Engineering, United Molasses Group
”The lessons went very well. The teacher Marie was excellent. Indeed Luke says he used an essay he did with her on 'life in the city' during his Spanish exam that was extremely useful. His exact words were 'it was a life saver' so well done to Marie.”Spanish course in Dublin
”All going well. Our teacher Viaos is doing a great job.”Greek course in Reading, Managing Director, Jaguar Espresso System
”My teacher Annie has been very good, hopefully I can get into a routine of 2 lessons per week and also do my homework!!!!!.”French course in Liverpool, Quality and Operations Manager, United Molasses Group
”I really enjoyed my English course, with my 20 classes I improved my English and I am very happy with the result. I really recommend this course and I want to thank the agency because everything was organised as I like.”English course in Leicester
”Lessons are going very well. I have been travelling a lot so making slow progress through the programme, but the lessons I’ve had have helped me a lot during my trips to Japan, so I am very pleased.”Japanese course in Liverpool, Key Accounts Manager, Far East, CRU International
”After completing 12 hours of my 20 hours of Spanish lessons, I am happy to report that everything is going really well. As we have discussed, pronunciation is my greatest challenge, closely followed by my grammar. All of the exercises we have been doing have been beneficial, especially the recording conversations and writing, as these focus on my weaknesses. Overall I am very pleased with my progress and I look forward to my remaining 8 hours.”Spanish course in Leeds, Graduate Mineral Resource Geologist, Rio Tinto
”My lessons are going well. I am enjoying them and learning lots. The pace and content is adapted to my needs and I am given lots of materials to work with during the lessons and afterwards.”Afrikaans course in London
”I am satisfied with the course. The speed of the course is fine.”English course in Chelmsford
”Everything was fine. I'm happy with my English teacher. Thanks for your help!”English course in Solihull
” I continue to practice what I have learnt on a daily basis as well as utilising some CDs which I've subsequently bought to help me with pronunciation. ”Polish course in Peterborough
”I have now completed the course and it was great. I couldn't fault the effort that Louise put in to make it an enjoyable and successful course. I really like the way each lesson was structured. My thanks to your team for everything.”Danish course in Aberdeen
”Lessons via Skype are exactly what we needed. We can arrange the best suitable time for each of us directly with the teachers and it has proven as efficient as in a classroom but with the comfort of our homes. It couldn't be better.”German course in Online
”I couldn't ask more of Rani as a teacher. She is excellent and spends a great deal of time preparing for the lessons. As a tutor she is patient and encouraging. I'm making progress with the Hindi script and reading, but it's up to me now to learn my vocabulary and make full use of the lessons.”Hindi course in Reading, Senior Manager, Internal Audit, URS Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited
”It went really, really well. I really enjoyed it. I was shattered after two hours, but Annett is very good at timing and pacing. I am looking forward to my next lesson.”German course in Liverpool, Managing Director, Norbert Dentressangle Logistics
”Yuko-san is a very professional, personable and patient teacher. She provides structured lessons of everyday situations while also giving insight into Japanese culture. She teaches at a pace that allows us to learn, and also stretches us to the next level! We are extremely grateful to have been taught by Yuko-san and would highly recommend her as a Japanese teacher!”Japanese course in Belfast
”I’ve just finished my language course and can vouch it was a very great experience. My teacher was excellent, and helped me learn German and enjoy the experience at the same time!”German course in Online, Cardiologist /Electrophysiologist
”I’ve had a great time learning with my trainer, Maria, throughout the past six weeks. She was a great teacher and I thank her so much for all she’s done for me!”English course in Online
”Both my co-worker and I enjoyed the course. The trainer was very good, and it was helpful to learn from an actual native speaker, who knows perfect French! She was very patient and adjusted the classes to the pace that suited both my coworker and myself.”French course in Belfast, Logistics Manager, Michelin
”My great teacher makes the lessons just as good! Thank you.”Norwegian course in Nottingham, Sales and Project Manager, Joy Global
”The classes are delivered professionally and are very well focused. I felt my language skills improve lesson by lesson in an enjoyable way!”Hindi course in Online
”The lessons are going well! My teacher, Ada, is great. She understands my learning needs and structures the classes accordingly.”Spanish course in Dublin
”I had my first lesson today and it went very well. The teacher, Alice, is good and we work well together. I look forward to improving my English with her and gaining knowledge from such an experienced tutor.”English course in Stonehaven
”Everything is going well. We’ve had a few lessons already and I’m enjoying it.”Spanish course in Aberdeen, Tenaris
”My English lessons with Gwen are going very well. We are working a lot with reading, pronunciation, and writing. Exactly what I need for my job!”English course in Online
”We are happy with our Portuguese course. Our teacher, Christina, is great!”Portuguese course in Ulverston, Finance Director, Tri Tech International LtdTritech
”The classes are going really well. Many thanks to Firoozeh!”Farsi course in London
”Joe, our tutor, is fantastic. I’m very happy!”Spanish course in Oldham, Managing Director, Meridian Care
”I like Erin, my tutor, a lot. She is a very good teacher, so many thanks to Language Trainers for coordinating my classes!”English course in Stafford
”My lessons are going great. The teacher, Margaret, focuses on specific topics for my job such as oil & gas and the mining industry. This has been extremely helpful.”English course in London, Receptionist, Kulczyk Investments
”I am pleased with them and thought Svetlana was a very good teacher. She was very helpful and explained things in a relaxed and helpful manner. She allowed me to learn at my own pace without any pressure. I would certainly recommend the lessons.”Russian course in Leicester
”I am very happy with Fiona, my teacher. We have arranged a schedule and the scope of the course, and I am very happy with both. So, thank you!”English course in Aberdeen, Senior Design Engineer, EnerMech Ltd
”The lessons are great, the teacher is nice, and the learning process is at a good pace.”Korean course in Oxford
”I am very happy to report that lessons with Mamadou are going very well! Mamadou’s teaching is perfect for my learning needs and he is giving me ample opportunity to approach the course from my own personal way of learning. I am happy to send my recommendations to anyone!”French course in Leeds
”I am enjoying my course very much! Czech is a very difficult language but I am making progress.”Czech course in Glasgow
”I really appreciate what the course has done for me, and thoroughly enjoyed taking it.”Japanese course in Pontypridd
”I am very satisfied with the progress leading up to starting my classes.”English course in Hertogenbosch, Regional Legal Director Ricoh Europe, Ricoh Nederland B.V.
”The German lessons are going very well. Our teacher is excellent and very pleasnt to work with. He balances the structure of the class very well between having general conversations in German and learning new grammar and language structure.”German course in Reading, Engineer, Texas Instruments
”My lessons are very good. We do a lot of work on my personal needs for my job and that’s very helpful for my work! Christine is a great teacher and takes care of me at anytime.”English course in Solihull
”Thanks for your e-mail. I have to say it was really a fantastic experience with our course. The teacher was very nice and knowledgeable.”English course in Manchester
”I’ve been more than pleased with the service and would be happy to tell potential future clients.”Norwegian course in Aberdeen, QA Manager, The Stewart Group
”The lessons have been fantastic and my teacher Regina was brilliant tailoring the course to exactly what I needed. I feel my business German has made a leap of improvement. Thank you very much for all your help!”German course in Cambridge, Analyst, Cantab Capital Partners LLP
”The first lesson went really well, I am very happy with Orcun as a trainer.”Turkish course in Cork, Department Of Justice And Law Reform
”Everything is fine regarding Simone's English lessons. She is satisfied with her lessons at the moment”English course in Solihull
”It was a good start with Margaret. My daughters like her teaching style.”English course in Nottingham, Petroleum and Fuel
”I am enjoying my classes and learning a lot as well.”French course in Croydon
”I thoroughly enjoyed the course in particular as they were one-to-one lessons.”German course in Solihull, Sasol UK Ltd
”Mike said that he’s thoroughly enjoying the lessons, and Pasquale is a great tutor.”French course in Reading, IJS Global (EMEA) Ltd
”The course has been vey good so far, Noreen is a skilled teacher and has helped me a lot. The course covers many everyday cases which is very useful and gives many opportunities for discussions and practice. I believe it was worth the time and effort.”English course in Birmingham, Hyder Consulting
”The course was excellent - all on your team were highly professional. Everything was excellent.”Italian course in Milton Keynes, Foreign & Commonwealth Office
”Both the organisation and service were very efficient and friendly. My trainer was highly skilled in teaching; he planned the lessons and homework extremely well to suit me and the subjects I needed to grasp for my job.”French course in Southampton, PA to Harry Deans, CEO, INEOS Phenol
”Maira, who is currently in Brazil impressing her friends with her English, was more than satisfied with Mary's instruction. We found her well-prepared, highly innovative, and very effective. Extremely effective. She was an excellent ambassador for Language Trainers.”English course in Wolverhampton
”Thank you for all your help so far and also for providing me with an excellent tutor in Mamadou. He has been a very patient and inspiring tutor and has been able to adapt to my learning requirements extremely well. Thank you Language Trainers again for your help and assistance.”French course in Leeds, Business Development Manager, Euramax Coated Products Ltd
”My course was excellent, and improved my comprehension and fluency.”English course in Abingdon
”I am really happy with everything. The most important thing for me is my teacher! She is fantastic and goes at just the right speed for me. I want to extend my course further.”Turkish course in London, Insurance Broker, BPL Global
”Everything is going perfectly. I wouldn't change anything and my tutor is doing a great job!”Norwegian course in London, Partner & Global Head of Admiralty, Ince & Co LLP
”I very much enjoyed my course. I will certainly recommend Language Trainers to others!”French course in Sheffield
”I am very, very happy with my first Albanian lesson. My teacher, Isida, had great materials, focused on working on my pronunciation, and set me realistic goals for self-study and homework. She was engaged and very easy to talk to, I cannot say enough how great a teacher I find her to be and I am very much looking forward to continuing my course with her.”Albanian course in Dublin
”Hello My lessons are going well! I am enjoying them so much and learning a lot as well. My 2 hours go by very quickly and my teacher keeps lessons varied and interesting. Even though I get homework, my tutor makes the assignments fun.”Basque course in Bristol
”The lessons have now finished, and I have to say they went very well. In some way they highlight how much more I have to learn, but mainly I have gained so much more confidence and can understand so much more than I ever did before. Through my Spanish lessons I have gained more understanding about why sentences are formed as they are, and about past and future tenses, as well as the niceties of the language. Assuredly, I will continue to learn conversational Spanish while living there, being immersed in it, but I will continue to refer to my booklet and discs which I received as part of the course. I would like to thank you for pairing me with Maria who has been very upbeat and patient with me throughout my sessions. She has been very professional, yet friendly, ensuring my understanding before moving on. Maria assessed me in my last lesson and considers that I have moved to an Intermediate level with an excellent range of vocabulary. The areas I need to continue to focus on are the sentence conjunctions and the refining how I put things together.”Spanish course in Sheffield
”It is some time since I had German lessons however their usefulness remains invaluable to me. I had one-to-one lessons with a native German speaker who was by chance from the area of Germany in which I was preparing to live, and apart from teaching me the language was able to providing useful information about different regions of Germany as well. My teacher was excellent and we had some fun over the 12 weeks. Overall the experience was enjoyable.”German course in Exeter, HR Advisor, Heathcoat Fabrics Limited
”I have enjoyed my first Portuguese lessons very much. Camila is a very good teacher, she is very nice and explains things well and the pace of the lessons is good for me. She also does a different variety of things, so the time has passed quickly!”Portuguese course in Edinburgh
”Everything is going very well. Savita is a really nice teacher and the student, Lucio, is happy with his improvements.”English course in Leicester
”From the feedback I have received from the students this morning, they were all really impressed and looking forward to the next session on Thursday.”English course in Leeds, Makins
”Friday's lesson was great! Aidan is an excellent tutor and I feel privileged to have him teaching me. The learning material Aidan had prepared was exactly right and was very interesting. I enjoyed my first lesson a great deal. I am looking forward to my second lesson with him very much.”German course in Manchester
”I am very happy with my current tutor Nigel. I like the way my lessons are going.”English course in Wolverhampton
”The lessons are going really well, and I am enjoying them a lot. Kasia is a great teacher and very patient with my poor memory skills!”Polish course in Nottingham, Monarch Acoustics Limited
”Our lessons are going fine. Eliana has changed tactics a bit with more emphasis on speaking now which I think is good for us!”Portuguese course in Aberdeen
”My lesson went very well and I'm totally satisfied. Ann is a great teacher. Thanks for all your help, Language Trainers!”Afrikaans course in Rotherham
”Chiara is a great teacher. I thoroughly enjoyed my first lesson and ammore than convinced that I shall learn a lot of Italian rather quickly!My thanks to you for finding such a splendid teacher.”Italian course in Norwich
”I have had my first session with my teacher, Rowan, and it went really well. I think that Rowan’s background and experience will help me not only to improve my English but also to gain more confidence when speaking in English. It is exactly what I need.”English course in Leeds, Northern Gas Networks
”The lessons are going well. We are very pleased with Catherine and the way she teaches in a way that works for us. ”French course in Fife
”Everything is going great with the lessons. The teacher is really good and understanding.”Chinese course in Hull
”The lessons are going well – Thank you! Everyone enjoys them very much.”French course in Bristol, Aguettant Ltd
”Claudia is a very good teacher, she will help if you are struggling with word order, grammar etc.”German course in Bristol
”My Vietnamese lessons are going well. I feel much more confident in speaking to my family and friends and they have noticed the improvement in my conversational skills. Hai is a great teacher, and very patient! ”Vietnamese course in London
”We are very happy with Anne and are enjoying the classes very much. We have been focusing on all areas of the French language from speaking and listening to reading, writing and grammar which has been very useful. Many thanks!”French course in Swansea
”The lessons are going very well – Michi is excellent.”Japanese course in Reading, Delarue
”My teacher, Andrew, is great and the support at Language Trainers is excellent. I am very happy to have an opportunity to learn with your company.”English course in Derby, ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS CO LTD
”All sessions finished now thank you and heading off to live in Holland and the end of December. Astrid was an amazing teacher and a really lovely person. I really enjoyed my time with her and made learning so much easier and less scary. ”Dutch course in Southampton
”My Italian course went very well and I was very happy with the method used by my trainer.”Italian course in Norwich
”My lessons are going great. I'm really enjoying them and I couldn't be happier with my teacher - Christinna.”Danish course in Liverpool
”The lessons are going really well and I'm learning lots. Giovanna is a greate teacher. Thank you very much.”Italian course in Liverpool
”Lessons are going wonderful. I am very happy with my tutor, Lucy.”French course in Bristol
”Our classes went extremely well. Our children made a big step forward in their language abilities and had a great time doing so. Our trainer was a compassionate, enthusiastic, and innovative teacher, very able to tailor the work to the children’s mood and situation. We can fully recommend Sophie and Language Trainrs for future language teaching assignments.”Danish course in Glasgow
”The lessons are going super well: I am making enormous progress. Driss is really helpful and patient! I have chose Language Trainers because you guys were the most responsive and thorough with my requests and I wanted to go somewhere serious where I felt looked after.”Moroccan Arabic course in London
”The lessons are going well. I am progressing faster than I expected. Nettie is very thorough. At the halfway stage of my course, I am happy with the way things are going and more than satisfied with what I have accomplished so far. Thank you!”Dutch course in Milton Keynes
”I am very happy with the course so far and am already noticing the improvement in my French since my first lesson.”French course in London
”My lesson with my instructor was excellent. I have really enjoyed it. Many thanks for all your help so far.”Italian course in Bedford
”My teacher is engaged, innovative and conscientious with plenty of enthusiasm and patience whose lessons are enjoyable and productive. I am very pleased so far with the set up. I have no doubt that I shall want to continue in some suitable way when the first 15 lessons are complete.”Afrikaans course in London
”My German lessons are going very well. As I travel quite a lot I appreciate the flexibility that a "one-to-one" arrangement provides. My understanding and ability to speak and be understood have definitely improved!”German course in Cambridge
”I really enjoy my Russian lessons! Alexandra is a great teacher, as she always focuses on keeping the lessons interesting and never monotonous. Additionally, she gives me good exercises as homework, which she always corrects and comments. This is very helpful in order to improve my Russian skills. I am more than happy with my Russian lessons and always look forward to them!”Russian course in Derby
”Our kids are very happy with the course and also glad to work with their teacher.”Norwegian course in Reading
”My Japanese teacher is great. She is excellent with her communication and organisation skills. Her dedication to teaching the language is very impressive and would certainty recommend to anyone wanting to learn Japanese.”Japanese course in Glasgow
”The lessons are going very well and I am very happy with my teacher. ”Arabic course in Southampton
”My Spanish lessons are going very well. My teacher is excellent and she explains things so well going into the meaning and origins that pertain to the language. I am really enjoying the classes. They are the right place and standard to meet my needs.”Spanish course in Coventry
”My teacher is always on time, she respects me deeply as an individual, she's very patient and doesn't move forward if I don't get it, she also does her own research in order to deliver me a good class and answer many (sometimes too many) questions I ask. I recommend your service for being being attentive and extremely professional.”Yoruba course in London
”I am very happy with the lessons and the content and speed of the course. We worked to arrange the most suitable schedule between us over the summer also so that seems to be working well.”Hungarian course in London
”Our teacher was brilliant and very interesting. She was attentive and the lessons were fun and engaging.”Italian course in Oxford
”I have a lot of fun with my trainer. She also spends time understanding what I would like to get out of the lessons and the learning styles that work for me.”Spanish course in Chelmsford
”My teacher is great and I am optimistic about the progress I will make with teacher and lessons.”Flemish course in Exeter
”I really like my teacher and I can already feel that my Danish is getting better.”Danish course in Oxford
”I'm getting quite comfortable with my Dutch lessons. I always get the feeling to improve more and more. I feel much more confident and glad that I've renewed the course. The study of the language is continuous and not just involved during the lessons. I enjoy the method of teaching and the outcomes, I hope, are the best proof to confirm that.”Dutch course in Southampton
”The lessons are great, My teacher is very helpful with grammar and conversation.”Russian course in Bolton
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Teacher Case Studies
Language Taught: French
Years of teaching experience: 25
What languages do you teach and why did you choose teaching as your career?
I teach French, German, and Farsi, as well as European History to private students of all levels. Teaching was not a career choice, but rather a second occupation for which I have a passion.
Where did you study, how long have you been teaching, and what age group do you usually teach?
I have taught for the past twenty-five years, with students ranging between 18 and 45 years old. I studied at the London School of Economics & Political Science, obtaining my Master’s degree in International Development. After, I studied at the Sorbonne University in Paris for a post-graduate diploma in ‘Langue et Civilization Francaises’; the Goethe Institue and Akademie fuer Fremsprachen in Berlin to obtain ‘Das Grosse Diplom in Deutsch als Fremdsprache’; and finally at the Universite Libre de Bruxelles for a full post-graduate degree in Spanish Language and Literature. All were degrees in language.
What do you look for in a student?
I look primarily for interest, enthusiasm, and the recognition that learning a new language is a manner of getting closer to people whose culture is unknown to us, in order to broaden our horizon in life.
What should students expect in you as a teacher?
Students should expect interest in teaching, an ability to motivate them to learn and to help them appreciate the value of learning as a whole –and an appreciation for learning languages in particular.
Describe your favorite aspect of working for Language Trainers:
I have enjoyed the discipline and understanding experienced in all aspects of working with Language Trainers, including inquiries via telephone or email, request for relevant information and the like. Their team is extremely helpful. I certainly look forward to further assignments in the future!
Client Case Studies
”Once I told my teacher I was going to Chile, she arranged my lessons so I would learn information about the customs and people of Chile.”Learning Spanish to Move Abroad
Language Trainers: Good morning Joseph. Thank you for taking the time to chat with us. Could you tell us a bit about yourself?
Joseph Mahaut: Thank you, yes my name is Joseph and I am a freelance engineer in telecommunications, currently living in France. My clients range from companies such as Nokia to Ericsson. Before this, I used to work for Accenture.
Language Trainers: Why did you choose Language Trainers for your studies?
Joseph Mahaut: I knew I wanted to have a native Spanish speaker teaching me but I didn’t have the time to commute to a class. I was referred to Language Trainers through a friend and tried out an online Spanish class via Skype –and it really worked for me!
Language Trainers: That’s great to hear. What about the online courses appealed to you?
Joseph Mahaut: A long time ago I studied Spanish in a classroom setting: I didn’t get the one-on-one attention I needed, I wasted time in the commute, and I’d arrive late to class and stressed. I found the classrooms usually had too many people, and didn’t allow me the opportunity to practice through speaking. I listened a lot to others talk, but that didn’t help me.
With my one-to-one online language course, I could get my tea,sit down in front of my computer, and begin face-to-face lessons with a certified teacher regardless of where either of us is located. My teacher was a perfect fit but was thousands of miles away in Texas. With Language Trainers’ online course, my personalized Spanish courses were possible.
Language Trainers: You said you attempted studying Spanish before. Why did you decide to begin your studies again?
Joseph Mahaut: Yes, I took a two-week classroom Spanish course before when I was dating an Argentine woman, and after those intensive 2 weeks I still was not able to speak. In my past work conditions such as at Accenture, it wasn’t necessary I speak in anything other than English even though the higher-ups received language courses.
But now I am considering moving to Chile to live and work so I wanted to improve my Spanish skills before leaving to take a quick trip over. After just 20 lessons with Language Trainers, I could read and write and communicate with people during my two-month stay!
Language Trainers: Over all, what would you say was the most helpful part of the course?
Joseph Mahaut: There were 2 things that really stood out to me. First is the fact that I got to be at home. Everything was so efficient and organized with my teacher. We had a set agenda and she helped me learn much more than in the classrooms I had tried before.
Second thing is that once I told my teacher I was going to Chile, she arranged my lessons so I would learn information about the customs and people of Chile. I learned about Chileans’ mild behavior, the area, and how to speak to people there. I felt comfortable visiting and am getting ready to move there soon. All with the help of my teacher! It was really the cherry on top.
Language Trainers: And on a final note, would you recommend Language Trainers?
Joseph Mahaut: Yes, I will for sure!