Unique Blend of Language Training and Consultancy

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“Perhaps the highlight for us was Christine’s cooking and all the delightful French food and wine. We enjoyed the company of our incredible hosts, Yves and Christine, their great conversation and we definitely hope that we can return again.”

Unique Blend of Language Training & Consultancy

There may be many reasons why you want to improve your French. You may be looking to expand your business in France, be planning to spend more time in France or be considering expatriating or purchasing a holiday home in France. Whatever your motivations there are often times when you need more than the language to help you along the way.

As native French, bilingual (French – English) professionals with extensive business and French teaching experience we combine traditional language learning with the practical skills and knowledge to help you succeed in France including:

  • Translation of all types of business communications from English to French
  • Preparation for a specific negotiation
  • Training for a conference, presentation or talk
  • Preparation for a customer meeting or proposal
  • Planning for expatriation to France
  • Language development in advance of buying a holiday home
  • Language development in advance of spending more time in France

Based in the historic Rix Mill, dated 1743and located in the beautiful Burgundy countryside, you’ll be completely immersed, throughout your time with us, in the French language and culture. What better way to rapidly accelerate your learning, have the space and perspective to develop a strategy or solution to your specific French challenge? All whilst providing a relaxed and enjoyable way to experience first-hand what makes France such a unique and beautiful country.

  • Learn at a pace that works for you.
  • Experienced professionals help you develop the strategy, knowledge and documentation that you need to meet your specific objectives
  • Programmes Include both formal and informal training combining classroom style learning with real life French experiences such as shopping, walking, cultural and tourist visits; all designed to match your particular interests.

Hassle free way to learn

  • Optional collection service to and from Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport or Gare du Nord in Paris; minimises the hassle for you and provides a relaxed way to travel to our Mill.
  • Full board catering in a stunning mill, with high quality, comfortable accommodation set within 5.5 hectares of beautiful Burgundy countryside
  • Accomplished hosts you’ll enjoy excellent home-cooked French food and stimulating conversation throughout your stay