From an intensive one-to-one Turkish course at our London training centre to an in-company Turkish course at your offices, Communicaid can provide you and your organisation with a language course that meets your needs. With training centres in London, Paris, Frankfurt and New York providing countrywide coverage and partner organisations worldwide, Communicaid is uniquely placed to be your local, national and international training partner for Turkish courses.
Why a Turkish course in London? Our Turkish courses are highly personalised and designed to improve your Turkish communication skills, whether your focus is social, business, financial, diplomatic or legal. Upon completion of a Turkish course with Communicaid here in London, you will have the confidence to communicate in Turkish with colleagues, clients and suppliers.
Location: In addition to our Turkish courses in London, we are also able to provide Turkish language training courses worldwide via our training centres and global partners.
Benefits of our Turkish language course
A Communicaid Turkish language course will provide you with the ability to:
- Speak Turkish with confidence
- Interact more confidently when visiting a Turkish-speaking region or dealing with Turkish
- Build rapport and strengthen relationships with Turkish-speaking colleagues and clients
through a show of interest in the Turkish language and culture
- Demonstrate goodwill and facilitate international communication at both a personal and
Who should attend out Turkish school
A Communicaid Turkish language course is suitable for:
- Anyone doing business in Turkey
- Anyone planning to relocate to a Turkish-speaking region and wishing to attend an Turkish
course in order to prepare in advance for their assignment
- Business professionals conducting business regularly with Turkish speakers who wish to build
rapport and strengthen relationships by attending an Turkish course
- Government and non-governmental agency representatives working in a Turkish-speaking
region who need to be able to communicate at all levels
Turkish course content
The content and format of your Turkish language course will depend on your profession, proficiency in Turkish and objectives. Whether beginner, survival, intermediate or advanced, key areas covered in all our Turkish courses include:
- Spoken fluency
- Listening skills
- Pronunciation and accent
- Reading skills
- Telephone skills in Turkish
- Email skills in Turkish
- Sector-specific terminology
- Presentation & negotiation skills
Communicaid’s Turkish courses are available seven days a week, 365 days a year. Training takes place between 08:00 and 20:00 although courses are also available outside of these hours upon request.
Suitable tailored and published Turkish language course materials will be used throughout, with recommendations on self-study material and extra reading made at the beginning and during your Turkish course.
We offer a variety of language training formats for your Turkish course – from intensive, weeklong courses to extensive, modular lessons. Appropriate formats will be discussed during your diagnostic consultancy (please click here to read more about our approach).
Turkish course trainer
All Communicaid Turkish language trainers are native speakers with at least 3 years’ professional Turkish training experience. In addition to relevant academic and linguistic qualifications and experience, many of our Turkish trainers also possess considerable exposure and expertise in the professional world.
Your Turkish trainer will be assigned to you following the results of your diagnostic consultancy according to your objectives and areas of focus. Detailed below is a sample profile of a member of our Turkish training team.
NOP has extensive training experience across a range of backgrounds. She started her career as a freelance Turkish language trainer, interpreter and translator in 2001. She has been teaching a variety of Turkish courses for government and corporate sector clients including SOAS and the Metropolitan Police Hackney Training Centre.
NOP is also a moderator and examiner for Language Services (Institute of Linguists) and Turkish support trainer for Bilingual Skills and DPSI at College of North West London. Currently, NOP is involved in delivering advanced Turkish courses at the Defence School of Languages.
Türkçe– Facts about the Turkish language
Turkish is the official language of Turkey. It is also an official language of Cyprus, along with Greek. Estimated figures of native Turkish speakers range between 59 and 73 million. Communities of native Turkish speakers can also be found in Bulgaria, Greece, Republic of Macedonia and Serbia and Montenegro.
Turkish is a Turkic language of the Altaic family of languages. It is most closely related to other Turkic languages such as those spoken in Azerbaijan (Azeri), Uzbekistan (Uzbek), Kazakhstan (Kazakh) and Turkmenistan (Turkmen) where there is a high degree of mutual intelligibility. Modern standard Turkish is based on the Istanbul dialect or variation.
Turkish is written using a modified form of the Latin alphabet. The Turkish alphabet consists of twenty-nine letters and includes ç, g, ö, s, ü.