Business French, Professional French

Business French, Professional French

A French course adapted to your professional environment and to your field of activity.

The professional French language course allows you to learn and improve the basics of the French language in working situations. You can also validate your program with an exam of French language: DELF, DALF, TCF, DFP, etc.

About the course

We propose many options according to your sector of activity: business, tourism, medical, law, sustainable development, military. You will be given a request form to fill in before the course starts so that we can prepare a French course program in line with your professional needs.If you are going on a mission in a French-speaking country, we will help you to improve your French language skills in real-life and working situations.

This program is available at all levels from elementary (A2) to advanced (C1). It is based on the key linguistic skills: reading, writing, understanding and with particular care to oral expression and phonetics. Students will learn to express themselves in both formal and casual conversations.


Thanks to our online placement test we have developed, our team will ensure that you are placed in a group that corresponds to your level. Each Monday, your teacher will present you with the pedagogical programme of the week, including the skills to be mastered, the grammar points and the vocabulary to be worked on. Assessments will be carried out regularly and you will receive personalised feedback on your progress based on the objectives to be achieved.


100% our courses are held face to face, in French, in a small group and by a native and qualified teacher of French ! It is a full immersion that is expecting you here!


Your programme also includes :

- tutoring every Monday, with a teacher on hand to give you personalised assistance as you learn the French language

- an educational workshop every Friday to practise your French after class and in real-life situations, while discovering a different aspect of French culture each week (theatre workshop, conversation, games, etc.)


Our Professional French course breaks down as follows:

  • Standard course 20 lessons/week (15h)

    6 lessons/week (3x1h30) for the professional topic of your choice: this course can be taken alone or with another student

    4 tutoring lessons and workshop each week.

Students can, if they wish, take the DFP exams of the Paris Chamber of Commerce in order to validate their skills with a recognized diploma. These exams assess communication skills (written and oral) in French in the main situations of professional life.


There are 15 different DFP diplomas: 

These 15 diplomas of professional French (Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris) allow everyone - student or professional - to evaluate their ability to communicate in French in the main professional sectors: business, law, tourism, hotels and restaurants, secretarial work, diplomacy, fashion, science and technology, medicine...

  • Business DFP (B2,C1,C2): certifies that the candidate is able to use French effectively, both orally and in writing, in the main situations of professional communication and that he/she is operational in the relational, administrative and commercial functions of the company.
  • DFP secretariat (B1, B2): attests to functional competence in French, limited to specific situations in secretarial professions (drawing up a schedule, filing documents, organizing a meeting, etc.).
  • DFP tourism (B1): attests a functional competence in French, limited to situations in the fields of tourism, hotels and restaurants.
  • DFP Scientific and Technical (B1): attests a functional competence in French, limited to situations in the scientific and technical fields.
  • DFP law studies (B2): attests that the candidate is capable of using French in the common situations of a professional activity in a legal environment and that he can therefore handle legal language effectively. Note: The Legal French exam is a language exam, not a legal exam. The candidate is not required to have specific knowledge of a specific legal regime.
  • Medical DFP (B2): this diploma is intended for persons practicing a medical or possibly paramedical profession, non-French speaking, who work or are called upon to work with French speaking health professionals and/or on medical documents written in French.

Program goals:

The professional courses cover the vocabulary of your specialty and the "in-situation" exercises are designed to reinforce oral and written skills in work situations.

  • Professional communication: telephone communication, public speaking (meetings, presentations, conferences...), professional writing (e-mails, letters, reports, minutes...).
  • Specialised French: Business French (commerce, management, marketing, etc.), French for medicine, French for law, French for tourism, French for science and technology, French for diplomacy.

In order to accelerate your learning of the French language, we offer you unlimited access to our online learning platform to practice independently, before, during and even after your stay in Montpellier!

Prices Business French, Professional French

Duration 1 to 4 weeks 5 to 8 weeks 9 weeks and more 20 weeks and more
Price : 560€ 540€

Learning path

Writing test

Before arrival

Oral test

on site

Evaluations and feedback

of your teachers every week

Final test

at the end of the programme

Official certification

of your level TCF exam (optional)

Calculate the cost of your language stay :
Make your quote online!
Schedules :
  • General French classes from 9am to 12.15pm Monday to Friday + Professional French classes from 12.30pm to 2pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday + 12.30pm to 2pm Monday and Friday for tutoring and the educational workshop.
  • During peak periods, our Standard courses can also be held from 2.15pm to 5.30pm. Our teaching team will choose your class and timetable. It will be displayed at school on every Friday for the coming week.
Our tools for learning
  • Native French-speaking teachers who graduated from the French University in French as a Foreign Language (FLE)
  • Video and audio supports used in class / Interactive whiteboards / Accent Français e-learning exercise platform
  • The team of teachers creates its own resources to adapt the content to the needs of the students and to work on the vocabulary in an authentic context.
  • Courses are prepared according to the CEFR, working on the 4 skills in each class: Listening, Writing, Speaking and Writing.
Our services + :
  • Resource center with workspace, computers, methods, books and DVDs at your disposal
  • Pedagogical tutoring offered to guide you in your learning
  • Free, 24-hour access to our online business platform
  • Complementary activities program: Events, social outings, cultural activities, sports meetings, conferences, tastings, language exchanges, etc.
Quality and certification
  • 98% of our students recommend us
  • Institute labeled " FLE Quality " with 15 stars
  • Elected " SuperStar French Language School
  • 25 years of experience and pedagogical innovation
  • +1500 students and +80 nationalities per year
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