Start with basic German skills

The most important thing to start with when you want to learn German is comfort. It can be intimidating learning anything new, let alone a language you've never spoken before.

Our beginner German courses will help you gain that comfort. We focus on learning basic German skills to begin with so that you can build your way up to speaking German confidently. Our beginner courses maintain our immersive learning style, meaning you will start speaking day one to begin building your confidence and comfort.

What you will learn in our basic German course

German for beginners is made up of two levels. At the end of each one you will be able to:

  • Meet new people, introduce yourself and tell them where you are from
  • Ordering and offering food, as well as talking about your favorite dishes
  • Describe your job and the basic activities you perform
  • Schedule an appointment, as well as ask and give the time
  • Give and ask directions about directions
  • Make purchases, ask for prices and compare products
  • Make phone calls, leave and receive simple messages
  • Plan your next trip abroad and be able to talk about your destination
  • Describe your responsibilities and those of your colleagues at work
  • Communicate with a doctor, indicate what your symptoms are and order medicines
  • Talk about your hobbies and favorite hobbies
  • Describe the place where you live, what your house and your city are like
  • Have simple conversations about technology

Overcome your speaking anxiety with our German subscription

Berlitz Flex uses speech recognition to help build confidence speaking. If you want to start learning to speak German, but are worried about having to speak with a live instructor, this option could be the perfect solution for you!

Why Berlitz is your best option to learn basic German

Worldwide experience and presence

We have over 140 years of experience and a proven method of teaching languages. The quality of our courses makes us leaders in more than 70 countries around the world. At Berlitz we help you achieve your goal of learning German!

Proven method

The Berlitz Method is 100% conversational. By this we mean that all conversations within the classroom, whether in person or online, are in German and in a real-life context. From the first day you will begin to speak German.

Programs tailored to you

Berlitz offers a wide variety of courses, whether private, group or on your own. You can also learn German online or in-person. We have programs for all ages and needs, as well as solutions for your company. This gives you the opportunity to adapt the learning of German to your everyday life.

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