French for Job Seekers

Improve your fluency in French. Gain confidence contacting employers.

This four-week course, held twice a week, will provide a re-introduction of the basic structures of French focusing on the four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. Emphasis will be on an introduction to overall French grammar with a focus on using French key words, presentation techniques and leaving a voicemail message pertaining to a job application. Participants will also have an opportunity to work on their cover letter and participate in mock interviews.

If you have knowledge of basic French vocabulary, can form simple sentences and understand some spoken French, then this course is for you.

The course costs $75 and is held twice a week on Wednesdays & Fridays, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, over four weeks.

Session 1: January 22 – February 14
Session 2: March 11 – April 3
Session 3: April 22 – May 15

Pre-registration is required. In order to register, you must first present yourself at the YES center to write a short placement test to ensure you are at the intermediate level. This course is not designed for individuals with little or no previous French language abilities; classes are interactive and conducted only in French.

To get more information, call us at  514-878-9788.  We also offer professional French translation services for your résumé and cover letter.