German lessons in Brisbane
German is one of the most widely spoken languages on Earth. Worldwide, there are approximately 95 million people who speak German as their first language, and another 100 million people who speak it as a second language, according to Ethnologue in 2017. Many of these German speakers live in Australia, and over 100,000 residents were actually born in Germany. Brisbane, in particular, holds a population of more than 2,500 people who claim German as their first language. Most of them come from families of immigrants who came to Australia in the 20th century, escaping persecution in their home country and looking for new work opportunities. Learn German in Brisbane today to experience Oktoberfest like never before, access new professional and study opportunities and connect with native speakers on a whole new level. Contact us at Language Trainers and let’s make it happen!
Why Study German in Brisbane
For Work: A knowledge of German is an asset in numerous fields and will enhance your competitiveness in Brisbane’s job market. Germany is one of Australia’s biggest business partners and this shows in the number of companies that hire bilingual speakers in Brisbane, such as Exactal Technologies or Blendel. This means you can enhance your professional prospects in fields such as engineering, business, economics and information technology by learning German. And if you are a business owner who is thinking about expanding overseas, you can get in touch with the German Australian Business Association on Main Street to grow your professional network and learn everything you need to know to operate in Germany. Furthermore, the Association is connected to more than 1,000 professionals and companies in Brisbane and Australia, so it can help you grow your business very fast via providing important networking opportunities. Don’t hesitate to attend their many events and impress the attendees with your new German skills!
For Culture: Start studying German in Brisbane and get familiar with the culture of German-speaking peoples without ever leaving your city. For example, you can enjoy free guided tours that show off places in the city related to the German culture, such as the German Club or the German Consulate. And you can enjoy the traditional Oktoberfest every September, where you can have a taste of delicious German beer and food with your friends. Every year, Brisbane showcases its educational, scientific, economic, political and cultural connections to Germany in cooperation with schools, universities, and other organisations related to German-speaking countries. This event is called German Week, and by taking part in it, you can enjoy History Day (talks and conferences given by native-speaking professors where you can learn more about the history of Germany) and German Literature Evening. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to put into practice everything you learn in your lessons with us at Language Trainers.
For Social: Work and culture aside, you can also make new friends with a similar interest in German by joining groups such as the InterNations space for Germans in Brisbane. Even though this group was originally meant for immigrants of German origin living in the city, they now welcome anyone who wants to practise their language skills in a friendly environment. Another option is to join the Germans Down Under Meetup, a language exchange group for any Germans or language learners living in Brisbane who wish to connect with others with a similar interest in the language. Don’t be shy and take advantage of this opportunity to put your new language skills into play in a real-life environment!
Where to Learn German in and around Brisbane
As Germany is a major global agent in economics and culture, skills in intercultural communication are constantly increasing in importance. Keep up with Brisbane and start learning German today! At Language Trainers, we specialise in designing language packages that suit your needs and busy schedule. Just reach out to us and we will make all the necessary arrangements for one of our native-speaking tutors to come to your home or office. You can even study in a public space around Brisbane if you prefer, such as the Brisbane Square Library on George Street, Marchetti Cafe on Edward Street or Coffee Anthology on Margaret Street.
And if you are not based in downtown Brisbane but live on the outskirts of the city and would like to study with us, don’t worry. Our tutors can get started teaching German in places like Chermside, Aspley, Wynnum, Carindale and Capalaba.
What are you waiting for? Let’s go, lass uns gehen! And if you are already familiar with the language, please take one of our free online German Level Tests, so we can assess your current ability and then discuss how best to get started with your language journey!
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1-on-1 General German Course in Brisbane
Our general one-on-one courses in Brisbane will help students improve their German 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 German 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 German Course in Brisbane
Our German courses in Brisbane 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 German and email skills, as well as a level of survival German, granting them the ability to work in a country where German is the native tongue.
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German Courses in Brisbane (closed group)
Our German courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One German Course or In-Company Small Group German 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 German Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.
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Language Teachers in Brisbane
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”The German lessons were fantastic and our teacher was sensational!”German course in Brisbane, Jumbo Interactive Limited
”The German lessons are going well. Very organised and we have similar interests which helps with our connection. One of the big reasons why I chose Language Trainers was the availability of Skype lessons.”German course in Christchurch