French Classes

Learn and experience French language

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French classes for adults run every six weeks. The first session will start on January 15th. 
French classes for teens and kids run every 9 weeks. The first session will start on January 15th. 

Classes Information

All or our classes are taught face-to-face or online. 

Learn French all levels 6-week course from may 15th

Group classes for adults

Join our adult group classes at Alliance Française, our next session is resuming on May 13th!

Embrace the joy of learning French with certified native teachers, unlocking a world of culture and connection. Whether you choose our interactive in-person classes or the convenience of online learning, learn French in a friendly and dynamic atmosphere, unique in Barbados!

Pros

  • Certified native French teachers
  • Adapted to your level
  • Face-to-face or online

Fees

  • 6 weeks session costs $380BDS
  • If it is your first time taking classes with us there is a one-time registration fee of $25 BDS.
Private classes

Private Lessons

Our private lessons are the perfect way to truly maximize your French learning. The hour-long one-on-one classes with one of our native French speaking teachers are completely tailored to fit your needs.

From A1 to C2 levels

Pros

  • Certified native French teachers
  • Tailor-made program
  • Online or Face-to-face

 

 

Fees

  • ONLINE
    $65 BDS / hour
    $600 BDS
    for 10 hours Package
    IN PERSON
    $75 BDS / hour
    $700 BDS
    for 10 hours Package

Learn French all levels 6-week course from may 15th

Discover our French classes for teenagers! 🌟

Starting January 18th, our engaging program is designed to elevate French proficiency and align with the CXC curriculum. Led by certified native French teachers in face-to-face classes, it’s the perfect New Year resolution for your teen’s language goals. 🚀✨

When? Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30-5:30 pm

Where? In our center Alliance Française de Bridgetown on the UWI campus

Help your child foster a passion for French and academic excellence.

Pros

  • Certified native French teachers
  • Focus on CXC and DELF
  • Face-to-face 

Fees

  • 9 weeks session
  • Costs only $300 BDS
  • If it is your first time taking classes with us there is a one-time registration fee of $25 BDS.

Back-to-school countdown for your little ones!

🎉 New Year, New Adventures for your little ones! ✨

Embrace the joy of learning with ‘My French Afterschool‘ at Alliance Française, launching January 15th.

Craft unforgettable memories with our certified native French teachers through songs, readings, crafts, and cultural exploration. This program, exclusively designed for children aged 4 to 10, promises a year filled with laughter, learning, and linguistic success! Join us at Alliance Française in our center for an enriching journey!

When? Every Monday & Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 pm

Where? In our center Alliance Française de Bridgetown, located on the UWI campus

Pros

  • Certified native French teachers specialized in teaching kids
  • Fun and educational activities
  • Face-to-face

 

 

Fees

  • 9 weeks session
  • Cost only $300 BDS
  • If it is your first time taking classes with us there is a one-time registration fee of $25 BDS

 

Certifiying French exam preparation

DELF exam preparation classes

If you want to improve your skills in a particular linguistic field in a professional perspective, together we can establish a needs analysis to set up a training program and schedule helping you achieve your specific goals.

From A1 to C2 levels

Pros

  • Fully customized offer
  • Tailor-made to the precise needs of your linguistic situation and workfield

Fees

On demand

Business Classes

This course is specifically designed for companies and professional organizations wishing to train their staff in the French language. Together we can establish a needs analysis to set up a training program and schedule helping you achieve your specific goals.

From A1 to C2 levels

Pros

  • Fully customized offer
  • Tailor-made to the precise needs of your linguistic situation and workfield

Fees

$100 Bds/Hour

Conversation Classes

Our courses enable our students to develop linguistic, socio-cultural and rapidly applicable skills through language activities defined by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

From A1 to B1 levels
A1+/ A2 levels on Tuesdays
(5 to 6pm)
B1/+ levels on Thurdays
(6 to 7pm)

Pros

  • Free for our members and students
  • Smart educational material
  • Communication based activities

Free for members

Language Level Test

Do you want to test your language level before signing up for a course?

Starting a training, sitting an exam or applying for a job?  We have the test which meets your needs!

Oral test on Zoom (10 minutes max)

  • On the assigned date and time, follow the Zoom link given to you to test your speaking skills. Make sure you connect yourself at least 5 minutes before your test in order to check your speaker and mic.
  • No specific preparation is required. The test will be live with a French teacher. Don’t be stressed!

To organize your placement test, please contact: info@afbridgetown.org

FAQ

My registration

How do I apply for admission as a student?

There is no prerequisite condition to study at the Alliance Française of Barbados. All levels are welcome, from beginners to intermediate and advanced students.

How can I pay?

Two options:

  • At the reception desk during working hours with cheque or by cash or by wire transfer.
  • For more information, please contact us at 2333234 or at info@afbridgetown.org .
What are the deadlines for registration or pre-registration?
No deadlines! You can join a class any time. If you want to enjoy the full term, do not miss the registration periods.

Courses

When can I start classes?
Our classes start every six weeks. Follow us if you do not want to miss the next opening!
How many students are there per class?
Classes take place with a minimum of 4 students. There is an average of 5 students per class.
Which teaching method is used?

All our teachers use a communication based approach in their classes. We have one textbook corresponding to each level. Teachers also use all kinds of teaching facilities (audio, videos, etc).
You may enquire at the secretariat or at info@afbridgetown.org if you wish to purchase the textbook or the online version of it. This one can last up to one year.

If you didn’t find any answers to your question in this FAQ,
please contact info@afbridgetown.org