Language Courses

Welcome to Finnbrit where you can study English at all levels in small groups of 6-12 persons with qualified experienced English teachers, in a cosy and encouraging atmosphere!

Being among the oldest language training institutes in the Helsinki region, we boast a wealth of knowledge and expertise in language training and examinations. With our dedicated and highly motivated staff and cosy, well-situated premises in Punavuori, we provide you with modern and innovative language solutions. We also limit our class sizes to 12 students to ensure all students receive the attention and advice they deserve and learn as much as possible from our courses.

English Language Level Descriptions

Level A Basic user – Perustaso
A1 Breakthrough or beginner
A2 Waystage or elementary

Level B Independent user – Keskitaso
B1 Threshold or intermediate
B2 Vantage or upper intermediate

Level C Proficient user - Ylin taso
C1 Effective operational proficiency or advanced
C2 Mastery or proficiency

Not sure of your level? Contact the office to receive guidance and take a free level test.


English at Work (B1–B2)

11.4–20.6.2019 Thursdays, 17:00–18:30 (no lesson on 30.5.19)
Two lessons on each Thursday, 20 lessons in total
Enrol on the course by 4.4.2019

Level: B1–B2

English at Work will activate a broad range of skills needed for everyday work in English such as telephoning, e-mails, presentations, meetings and negotiations as well as socialising in the business world. Students will also practise writing and discuss cultural differences in order to avoid misunderstandings.

Feeling insecure with your English at work? Come and boost your self-confidence in these vital skills!

The course material is included in the course fee.
Fee for members: 250€ and non-members: 310€

Teacher: Ian
Ian has worked in the EFL field for more than 25 years having gained his Teaching Certificate (CELTA) at The University of Canterbury. For most of his career he has worked in Finland, teaching in a wide diversity of companies offering Business Language Training, general English language development and confidence building activities in a realistic and applicable to everyday life competence development style. He spent 2 years in China (Shanghai) where he was the Academic Director for the EF Peoples' Square School during which time he was responsible for course planning, teacher training and material development. Ian believes in challenging the students to stretch their limits in a supportive way, offering advice, guidance and gentle correction.

Event Properties

Event Date 11.04.2019 17:00
Event End Date 20.06.2019 18:30
Capacity 12
Individual Price €310.00
Location Finnbrit

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