Arabic in Sydney
Learning Arabic lessons in Sydney can give you an insight into Arabic culture, help you to learn more about the Koran or even improve your job opportunities in the city. With over 20 countries that speak Arabic across the world, learning the language could also be beneficial if you are travelling through the Middle East on vacation. Our Arabic lessons at Language Trainers are tailored to suit your requirements with friendly tutors that come directly to you, so you can fit them in and around your busy lifestyle.
Why Study Arabic in Sydney
For Work: Did you know that over 30% of Sydney’s population speak a language other than English? The city is one of the most diverse places in the world. According to a 2017 report titled ‘Multilingual Sydney’ 4% of Sydney residents speak Arabic, making it the third most spoken language in the city behind English and Mandarin. Because Arabic is spoken by over 200,000 people in Sydney, learning the language could really open up your employment opportunities in the city. Some of the larger Arabic companies in Sydney who are always on the lookout for bilingual Arabic speakers include the United Arab Shipping Company (S.A.G.), Arab Bank Australia, Etihad Airways and Emirates Airways. Because Arabic speaking skills are in high demand in the city for customer support roles and translation jobs, domestic and international companies in Sydney such as Irfan College, Western Sydney MRC, Ford Peterson and ITSM often seek Arabic speakers. One industry that currently has a shortfall in Arabic speakers is the care worker sector. Care companies in Sydney that are consistently looking for Arabic bilingual speakers are the NSW Care Health Service, New Horizons for Health, and Care.Live.Smile. If you want to learn more about Arabic speaking companies in Sydney, you can visit the Australian Arab Chamber of Commerce & Industry (AACCI), or the Australian Arab Business Council.
For Culture: Taking Arabic lessons will give you the opportunity to explore the Middle Eastern cultural delights that make Sydney such a diverse city. There are over 60 mosques in Sydney, and although Islam is followed by peoples of all languages and nationalities, its official language for the Quran is Arabic. You can try out some of your newly acquired Arabic phrases by visiting Sydney’s largest mosque, the Lakemba Mosque, which was built in 1977 and is located at 71-75 Wangee Road. Lakemba is actually one of the largest Arabic speaking areas in Sydney and is home to lots of shops and stores dedicated to Arabic goods. A stroll along the streets of Lakemba will introduce you to a cacophony of Arabic culture, sounds, sights, and smells. Watching Arabic movies is also a great way to familiarize yourself with the culture, and although the formally annual Arabic Film Festival closed its doors in September 2017, the annual Lebanese Film Festival is still going strong in Sydney and is currently in its eighth year. Try out your new Arabic language skills in one of Sydney’s most popular Middle Eastern restaurants such as the Arabella Lebanese Restaurant on King Street, Kazbah Darling Harbour on Darling Drive, and Cubby's Kitchen on Corner Young Street & Loftus Lane.
For Social: Integrate yourself into the local Arabic speaking community in Sydney by taking part in local meetups and social groups where you can meet other Arabic speakers. The Sydney Arabic Language Meetup has over 400 members that include Arabic speakers and students of the language. The group was first formed in November 2008 and meets once or twice every month to enjoy Arabic inspired culture together such as arts, music, and dance.
Where to Learn Arabic in and Around Sydney
The best part about learning Arabic with Language Trainers is that our language packages are tailored to your individual needs. Our Arabic instructors can come to your home in Sydney, or can even meet with you at or near to your workplace, or any other place in the city that fits in with your schedule. Meeting our tutors for lessons in an Arabic-style café in the city can really elevate your learning experience. Some of the most highly-recommended Arabic cafes in the city are Sahra by the River on Phillip Street, Zaida Café on Crown Street, and Arabella on King Street. Would you prefer an outdoor venue in the city for your Arabic lessons? How about Sydney Park, Blaxland Riverside Park, or the Sydney National Harbour Park with its mesmerising sea-views? Our Arabic tutors can also meet you in one of the city’s main libraries such as the Town Hall Library Express, the State Library of New South Wales, or the Customs House Library on Alfred Street. The choice is yours. We come directly to you.
Even if you live in the surrounding areas of Sydney, we have Arabic instructors waiting to visit you. We have tutors that can teach you Arabic in Bankstown, Bondi Beach, Chatswood, and Liverpool. Let us know where you are in and around Sydney let us do the rest.
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1-on-1 General Arabic Course in Sydney
Our general one-on-one courses in Sydney will help students improve their Arabic level quickly and efficiently, whatever their needs. One of the most exciting aspects of our courses is that they are developed entirely around the needs of the students. The fact that we offer our Arabic classes on a One-on-One basis means that you can learn the words and phrases you need in a comfortable and relaxed environment.
1-on-1 Business Arabic Course in Sydney
Our Arabic courses in Sydney are taught on a one-on-one basis and will help you improve your business communication skills immensely. No matter what level you begin at we will soon have you dealing with business introductions comfortably before moving onto other matters. Beginner level students can expect to finish the course with basic telephone Arabic and email skills, as well as a level of survival Arabic, granting them the ability to work in a country where Arabic is the native tongue.
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Arabic Courses in Sydney (closed group)
Our Arabic courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One Arabic Course or In-Company Small Group Arabic Course). All participants must have the same language needs, be able to study at the same time at the same place and be at the same level. All participants should be booked at the same time. Language Trainers suggest that you do not look for classes with more than 8 students at one time. However, an In-Company Taster Arabic Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.
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Some of our Language Teachers in Sydney
A native English speaker with years of teaching experience, Penelope is qualified to teach learners of many different backgrounds and skill levels. She holds a CELTA certificate, and has taught learners in both private settings and group classes.
Mariana is a qualified Portuguese teacher who has over five years of experience giving lessons to learners of various backgrounds. She has obtained a Diploma in Business and Marketing, and is thus particularly suited to teach those with business needs.
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Client testimonialsSee some of the testimonials we have received from our clients.
”The lessons are going really well. Saad is a great Arabic instructor, and I’m learning a lot.”Arabic course in Perth
”We were very happy with the service provided by the Language Trainers and in particularly our trainer. He is very professional and friendly.”Arabic course in Adelaide, Bunnik Tours