What our clients say

Our clients come from all walks of life; young and old, students and professionals, from ski instructors to CEOs….

They are happy to talk about their experience at The Language House.

  • I never imagined when we started that I would become fluent in English and that I could manage meetings and video conferences in English and follow English language films. It’s fantastic. Many thanks.
  • The Language House adapts the content of the courses to our needs on a weekly basis. One week we work on presentations, another week we work on language for meetings. We can use the English from these lessons immediately in our daily work with our clients.
  • I really appreciated the English courses with The Language House and especially Garry, our teacher who was friendly, serious while also having a sense of humour. I am sure that my English is much better today thanks to lessons with The Language House.
  • The lessons are very full of life, very interesting, and adapted to our need - a group of journalists.
  • Yes, I highly recommend The Language House as an ideal solution for companies that need to improve their English communication skills.
  • I am now much more confident and relaxed in English. No more stress. It is possible to have efficiency, pleasure and fun learning business English with The Language House.
  • I just wanted to let you know that I am starting today at P&G!! My two interviews in English went really well. Thank you so much for your great advice, these interviews were exactly on the same line as yours.
  • My English lessons with The Language House were interesting, fun and lively. I feel much more comfortable speaking English. If I have to socialise in English or moderate a forum in English, I don’t have the panic and stress I had before. I actually look forward to using my English.

Why Choose The Language House

English for you
English for you
We are English language training specialists based in Geneva. We offer English courses in Geneva and around the world. The Language House is your one-stop shop for English.
Australia specialists
Australia specialists
Our director is Australian. We have a fabulous choice of destinations in the land of the kangaroo. Why not combine English and surfing in beautiful Byron Bay? It doesn’t get much better.
Happy clients
Happy clients
Don’t listen to us. Read what our clients say about their experience with The Language House.
Visas and travel
Visas and travel
Many countries are tightening their study and tourist visa conditions. It’s getting more and more complicated. We’ll help you get the right visa. No stress.
Cambridge Exams
Cambridge Exams
Cambridge exams are popular, especially in Switzerland. They are excellent exams to develop your communications skills and they add muscle to your CV.
Friendly Canada
Friendly Canada
Canada is big; a land of forests, mountains, rivers and lakes and, of course, warm and friendly Canadians. It is also the cheapest destination for a long-term English course.
Demi-pair Australia
Demi-pair Australia
Reduce the cost of your trip to Australia. Study English and live and work with a family as a demi-pair…Six months of demi-pair work can save you up to CHF 5,000.
Be comfortable
Be comfortable
We have a range of living options for you. One that is best suited to your needs and your budget. If you are comfortable and relaxed, the English comes easily.

English+ WORK

Study and work at the same time
You won’t get rich, but you will earn a little bit of extra pocket money. But more importantly, a job in a café, restaurant, picking fruit on a farm or working as a demi-pair are all fabulous ways to exercise your English, make new friends and discover your city or country. Prepare a CV in English before you go…
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Some of our clients

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

Professional English courses in Geneva and London
Banque Lombard Odier & Cie SA

Banque Lombard Odier & Cie SA

Professional English courses in Geneva and the UK
CBRE

CBRE

Private lessons in Geneva for sales director and finance analyst
Payot Libraire

Payot Libraire

English for bookstore staff in Geneva (22 participants)
Bilan

Bilan

Professional English for journalists and marketing team in Geneva
csm-sa

csm-sa

Professional English in Geneva for CEO and Director of Marketing
deRham SA

deRham SA

Professional English in Lausanne for CEO and three department heads
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

General and professional English in Malta

Founded in 1988, Accent International provides specialist English for executives, professionals and corporate clients. The UK centre is an 18th century manor house, the former home of Lord Clinton , in 200 hectares of gardens and lakes and only five minutes from the sea and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast .

Accent International is a "UK Centre of Excellence" and has a blue-chip client list of global companies. Accent provides training in the UK, in Switzerland and France, face-to-face online or through distance learning.

In the UK centre the average age of clients is 35 and maximum group size is four participants. It offers accelerated learning for clients who only have a short time to improve their communication skills. It is the ideal place to study; an experience trés anglais. The training rooms have views across the lake to the sea and the park is an ideal place to take a break between classes or to have outside tutorials.

Location

  • Devon is on the wild south-west coast
  • Two hours from London
  • The training centre is in massive park close to the beach.

Accommodation

  • Executive Homestay: High quality with private bathroom. Maximum 15 minutes away.
  • Four star hotels: A selection within a maximum 15-minutes radius of school.
  • Self-catering: A selection of apartments and houses.

Programmes

  • Executive and professional English
  • All levels from beginner to advanced
  • Individual intensive courses from 20 to 50 hours per week
  • Small Group courses (maximum 4 participants)
  • Combination programmes
  • Specialist professional English from A to Z (Aviation to Zoological Consultancy)
  • Specialist English weeks for business and professional sectors
  • Specific English 2-week programmes in English for medicine, science and technology
  • English for families
  • Executive language plus leisure programmes
  • Teacher training (Cert. IBET)
  • Online, distance learning and In-company training

Statistics

  • Max class size: 4 students
  • Average class size: 3 students
  • School capacity: 25 Students
  • Average Age: 35
  • Minimum Age: 21
  • 20 – 50 hours per week
  • Lessons are 60 minutes
  • 9 training rooms
  • Self-access study centre
  • Student computers and free Wi-Fi
  • Free refreshments
  • Executives and professionals only
  • UK Centre of Excellence
  • No. 1 in the whole of the UK for the Teaching and Learning of English language. (EL Gazette League tables)

Activities

  • Lunch every day with trainers in selection of pubs and restaurants (free)
  • Midweek social evening with trainers e.g. coastal trip, theatre, sports, music (free).
  • Saturday full day excursion e.g. national parks, castles, cities, (free)
  • Opportunities to follow many activities through membership of clubs and centres.

The Language House likes

Accent International offers innovative, personalised and focused training. It has an international reputation as a leader in language training for business and professional people. At Accent, they are passionate about their work. The centre was recently judged by UK education bodies as the industry leader in training, facilities and services.

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