Trying your best to learn Dutch can make all the difference when you are searching for the next step in your career. It implies that you are intending to stay long-term in the Netherlands and that the trust, investment and efforts from the employer side is equally returned by you.

Dutch Experience Bootcamps

Reach your professional goals in Dutch.

What are experience bootcamps?

ESI Dutch Experience Bootcamps are an efficient way of learning Dutch with a focus on taking a step closer towards the labour market. The bootcamp is a combination of real life experiences and focussed study.

Are you a STARTER?

Have you just started to learn Dutch or are you interested in learning Dutch? Then the starters bootcamp is made for you.

The course will provide the basics of the Dutch language and gives you more insights on understanding job searches & job applications in Dutch. You will learn how the application process takes place in the Netherlands and gather a broad vocabulary to explain your competencies during a job application process.
Included experiences are: Everyday-life shopping or purchase experience and guided job search by a Dutch teacher.

Is this the right course for you?
You can interact in a simple way provided the other person is prepared to repeat or rephrase things at a slower rate of speech.  You are able to ask and answer simple questions in areas of immediate need or on very familiar topics. You can use simple phrases and sentences to describe where you live and people you know.

START: MONDAY OCTOBER 9th  2017
END: FRIDAY DECEMBER 8th 2017

DAYS: Mondays and Fridays
TIME: 09:30 – 11:30
GROUP: Minimum 6 ppl – Maximum 12 ppl

COST: €289,- (8 weeks, 4 hours per week, 32 hours in total)

Are you an ACCELERATOR?

Are you able to speak at pre-Intermediate level of Dutch? Then you are ready for the Acceleration bootcamp.

The course will prepare you for light professional networking and help you achieve a broader vocabulary and an ability for an intermediate level  conversation related to the job market. You will be able to confidently introduce yourself and keep a networking conversation going with questions on familiar topics.
Included experiences are: In-class networking and preparation for a real-life networking event.

Is this the right course for you?
You can communicate in simple and routine terms (A1, A1+) requiring a straightforward and direct exchange of information on familiar topics and activities.  You can handle very short social exchanges, even though you can’t usually understand enough to keep the conversation going yourself.
You can write short, simple notes and messages relating to matters in areas of immediate needs.  You can write a very basic personal letter, for example thanking someone for something.

START: MONDAY OCTOBER  9TH  2017
END: FRIDAY DECEMBER 8th 2017

DAYS: Mondays and Fridays
TIME: 12:00 – 14:00
GROUP: Minimum 6 ppl – Maximum 12 ppl

COST: €289,- (8 weeks, 4 hours per week, 32 hours in total)

Please note that the minimum number of participants is required to start the course.

The course has one week break during the October school holidays.

Do you want to join?

REGISTER: info@expatspousesinitiative.org