With a population of 10 million Swedish speakers in Sweden, Swedish is the largest of the Nordic languages spoken today. Swedish is also one of the official languages in Finland with 5% of speakers.
Because of Sweden’s long international tradition of multinational companies, bringing in talent from all over the world to Sweden, there is vast experience of teaching Swedish to foreigners.
Even though English is often used in business, it is widely accepted and expected that foreign employees learn Swedish in order live and integrate in Sweden.
A recent trend is that learning Swedish is expected for career advancement. Also at governmental institutions, Swedish needs to mastered at a proficient level. Basically, in order to get employment in Sweden, speaking and writing skills in Swedish are a must. If you have plans to stay in Sweden for a long time, get started with your Swedish today!
At Berlitz we offer a wide variety of courses and materials designed to ensure that you learn Swedish quickly and effectively.
A broad selection of course options
We offer one-on-one and group courses with native speakers who employ the tried-and-tested Berlitz Method. In both types of courses you are completely immersed in the language. Class content is tailored to your specific needs, ensuring you learn how to use the language in your day-to-day and professional life. You can sign up for a course at one of our centers, and we are also happy to send our qualified trainers to your office, making it much easier to fit Swedish lessons into your busy schedule. What's more, having lessons at your office means colleagues from within the company can attend the same course, which provides a huge benefit to your organization.
Plenty of materials to help you learn Swedish
In addition to courses taught in person, you can also make use of the Berlitz Virtual Classroom. All you need to sign in is an internet connection and a headset with a microphone, and you can attend a live virtual course with one of our trainers. Here, too, you have the option of one-on-one courses and group courses. BVC is an ideal option for those who want to learn Swedish but frequently travel - when the internet is your classroom, you can go to class no matter where you are in the world.
We also help you advance your language skills with our comprehensive online platform, CyberTeachers. This award-winning platform boasts a cornucopia of lessons and materials tailor-made to match your professional field and personal interests. Whether you use the platform as your primary form of language learning or couple it with one of our other courses, CyberTeachers is an extremely useful tool that will help you learn Swedish quickly and efficiently.