French Level 1

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Have you always wanted to learn a second language? Whether you’re planning a trip, need to improve your resume, impress overseas customers or simply have a passion for all things exotic, learning a language will open doors to new people and places. Our language classes are run in a relaxed and informal manner by friendly native-speaking instructors who will teach you the practical skills of the language combined with a basic knowledge of grammar and a glimpse into the culture and customs of their country.

Our 8 week language courses offer:

  • Classes designed specifically for Travel or Conversation
  • Beginners classes that build a solid foundation (Level 1)
  • Graded levels so you can seamlessly continue your study (Levels 2-3) then continuation classes are available

Please note: You may be required to purchase a textbook for some language courses.


Level 1 is for beginners with little or no prior knowledge of French. Learn the basics of French pronunciation and sentence construction and practice simple everyday conversations – asking questions and giving information about yourself, your family and where you live.
Each class includes listening, reading and speaking activities along with group work, games, songs and fun.


  • How to introduce yourself, obtain information about another person, greetings.
  • How to make a request politely.
  • Numbers and counting.
  • How to ask prices.
  • How to express your likes or dislikes and talking about interests.
  • Communication in the classroom.
  • Names of countries.
  • Days of the week and months of the year.
  • Basic dialogues.
  • Discovering France.

Outcomes/ Benefits

On completion of French Level 1 you will be able to use basic polite language, say hello and goodbye, address people appropriately, ask for things, and recognise basics such as numbers, days and months.

What To Bring

  • Pen and paper/exercise book.

Please Note

If you have supplied us with a mobile phone number, we may contact you via SMS if there are any last minute course changes or class cancellations. Please check your phone during the few days prior to the class start date in case there are any changes to your class. If you are sent an SMS please do not reply as these are sent via our computer system and we are unable to receive replies. Please contact one of our offices to confirm you have received any SMS messages.
Thank you.