Monument in Duitsland met Duitse vlag
Monument in Duitsland met Duitse vlag

German for government employees

Do you want to learn German to communicate more effectively with your partners in the Euregion or elsewhere in Germany? Do you feel unsure about your communication skills and do you want to learn more about German management culture and business manners? Then follow this German course for employees of municipalities, provinces and the national government.

    General

    The language skills from your profession are central. You will deepen your knowledge and understanding of administrative German and receive tools for communicating professionally in German. You will learn to use German terminology correctly, whilst paying attention to correct tone and style.

    The following topics will be covered during the course:

    • speaking skills in a variety of work-related situations, including introducing, meeting, telephoning, smalltalk and presenting;
    • written skills, like writing emails and meeting reports;
    • explaining the political structure and governance culture;
    • understanding the differences between Germany and the Netherlands and where these differences come from.

    Target group 

    Employees of municipalities and the government who want to communicate more effectively with German parties.

    Course design

    We customise this course so it can be offered as an individual course or a group course, as required.

    Tailor-made courses

    You can follow this course at our location, in-company or remotely via the virtual classroom. A combination is also possible. Together we can determine what is desirable and feasible and we can discuss the approach and design of the course. The costs for an in-company or private training course depend on your specific wishes. You will always receive a tailor-made quote. For Radboud University and Radboudumc staff an internal rate applies. 

    To determine your level properly and to be able to advise you properly, it is best to have an initial interview, in person or on the telephone. This initial interview is free of charge.

    Starting date

    To be announced
    VAT-free
    Yes
    Educational method
    Choice between on-site and online
    Main Language
    German
    Intake
    Yes

    Factsheet

    Type of education
    Training

    Contact information

    Do you have a question? Feel free to contact us. We are happy to help you out.

    Contact us

    024-361 61 66 
    maatwerk [at] into.ru.nl (maatwerk[at]into[dot]ru[dot]nl)