Dutch NT2 courses and tailor-made group lessons
via Skype/Zoom or in person

AMS Language Studio provides small group courses. These are ideal for you if you want to meet new friends, or if you want to learn Dutch with your friends or colleagues.

Dutch NT2 Courses

We offer NT2 group courses from Beginner (A1) to Advanced (C1) level. Conversation skills and Dutch culture are integrated parts of the lessons.

Basic Dutch (A1)

For complete beginners with no prior or very limited knowledge of the Dutch language.

In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of the Dutch language and culture, as well as how to communicate at a basic level in Dutch.

This course is suitable as preparation for the Basic Civic Integration Examination Abroad (Basisexamen Inburgering Buitenland A1).

Course duration
Depending on your learning needs, objectives and time availability, the course will approximately take 30 lessons of 60 minutes each.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Costs Contact us to ask about the costs of this course.

Interested? Contact us today!

Beginner Dutch (A2)

For students who have completed the basic Dutch course or have a basic knowledge of the Dutch language (A1 CEFR level).

In this course, you will learn the basics of the Dutch language and culture, and how to communicate more easily within a limited range of contexts and topics.

This course is suitable as preparation for:

  • Civic Integration Exam A2 in the Netherlands (Inburgeringsexamen).
  • CNaVT – Maatschappelijk Informeel (INFO) – A2

Course duration
Depending on your learning needs, objectives and time availability, the course will approximately take 30 lessons of 60 minutes each.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Costs Contact us to ask about the costs of this course.

Interested? Contact us today!

Intermediate Dutch (B1)

For students who can already use Dutch at A2 CEFR level and wish to take their Dutch language skills to the next level to further their studies or career.

The B1 level is required for people who want to enter vocational training (mbo) or for those who want to apply for a professional career in the Dutch labour market at vocational level.

You will develop the skills of speaking, listening, reading and writing in Dutch at the B1 CEFR level. You will expand your vocabulary on topics (such as experiencing the Dutch culture and society, building relationships, Dutch economy, art and literature) using a variety of authentic articles, videos and songs. You will consolidate your knowledge of grammar and learn to use more complex grammar structures.

This course is suitable as preparation for:

  • State exam Programme I (Staatsexamen NT2 programma I)
  • CNaVT – Maatschappelijk Formeel (FORM) – B1

Course duration
Depending on your learning needs, objectives and time availability, the course will approximately take 30 lessons of 60 minutes each.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Costs Contact us to ask about the costs of this course.

Interested? Contact us today!

Upper intermediate Dutch (B2)

For students who have completed the intermediate course, or those who can already use Dutch at B1 CEFR level.

The B2 level is required for people who want to enter higher education (hbo) or university studies (wo) or for those who apply for a job at an academic level.

In this course, you will learn how to communicate ideas on both concrete and abstract topics, and how to use the language with enough fluency and spontaneity to allow for easy interactions.

This course is suitable as preparation for:

  • State exam Programme II (Staatsexamen NT2 programma II)
  • CNaVT – Educatief Startbekwaam (STRT) – B2
  • CNaVT – Zakelijk Professioneel (PROF) – B2

Course duration
Depending on your learning needs, objectives and time availability, the course will approximately take 30 lessons of 60 minutes each.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Costs Contact us to ask about the costs of this course.

Interested? Contact us today!

Advanced Dutch (C1)

For students who can use Dutch at B2 CEFR level.

In this course, you will learn how to communicate ideas on both concrete and abstract topics with increased fluency and spontaneity to allow for effortless interactions with native speakers.

This course is suitable as preparation for:

  • CNaVT – Educatief Professioneel (EDUP) – C1

The C1 level is also the level required for the General Knowledge and Skills (AKV) test that doctors, dentists, pharmacists and other professionals in the medical field have to take in order to be registered in the BIG-register, should they want to work in the Netherlands.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Costs Contact us to ask about the costs of this course.

Interested? Contact us today!

Explanation of levels:

The Dutch courses and exams are aligned to CEFR, the international standard in measuring language ability. Click here for more information.

Unsure about your level or which course is right for you?

Arrange a meeting so we can test your level to make sure you select the course or exam which will suit you best. Get in touch with us.

Questions? Interested in a course?

Contact us today!

Tailor-made group lessons

We create tailor-made courses for small groups wishing to learn Dutch for career, study or travel purposes, or any other purpose. Based on your needs and objectives, we design a highly effective course tailored to your group’s expectations, learning goals and level.

Timetables are flexible and you can book as few or as many hours of language training as you require.

If you’d like to learn Dutch in a group, you can enquire about existing group classes to join.

Have a look at these examples of our tailor-made group lessons.

Social Dutch

For a group of friends or like-minded people who would like to get to know the Dutch culture better.

Activities could include:

  • learning Dutch words and phrases that will help you get by in everyday life
  • visiting a museum together
  • watching a movie followed by a discussion

Course duration and costs
Tailor-made courses are designed according to your personal wishes and precise objectives. All this will be discussed during an intake interview. Following the intake interview, we will provide you with a costing – no strings attached.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Interested? Contact us today!

Medical Dutch

For medical practitioners who wish to practice or improve doctor-patient communication. You will learn the necessary vocabulary and practice dialogue, such as informing, explaining, asking questions, giving advice, reassuring, and convincing.

You will also read and listen to doctor-patient exchanges, complete exercises and write patient reports through independent study.

Course duration and costs
Tailor-made courses are designed according to your personal wishes and precise objectives. All this will be discussed during an intake interview. Following the intake interview, we will provide you with a costing – no strings attached.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Costs: Ask us about costs for this course via our contact page.

Interested? Contact us today!

Writing Skills

For people who wish to improve their writing skills and write more effectively and efficiently.  In this course, you will learn how to get your point across and relay information clearly. In order to achieve this, you will learn about sentence and paragraph structure, and language use and style; and learn about common mistakes in grammar, spelling and style.

The content can be adjusted according to your specific needs. You can apply your newly acquired skills to any text type ranging from emails to reports and essays.

Course duration and costs
Tailor-made courses are designed according to your personal wishes and precise objectives. All this will be discussed during an intake interview. Following the intake interview, we will provide you with a costing – no strings attached.

Group size
Maximum 4 students

Venue

  • In person – at your home, office or at AMS Language Studio
  • Via Skype, Zoom or another online platform
  • Blended learning – Skype/Zoom lessons complemented with in person lessons

Interested? Contact us today!

What’s next?

Intake interview
Tailor-made courses are designed according to your personal wishes and your precise objectives. All this will be discussed during an intake interview, no strings attached.

Quotation
After the preliminary intake interview, we will provide you with a costing.

Contact us
Request more information or set up a meeting, without any obligations. Contact us today!

Get in touch!

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions about any of our courses or would like to find out about costs.

Get in touch with us and start learning Dutch today!

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