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Looking to brush up on your French phonetics and grammar? Discover our 3-hour workshops focusing on each levels' key aspects for only $79. Workshops are available for A1 (beginners), A2 (elementary) and B1 (intermediate) levels. All materials provided by the teacher.

2020 Dates

 A1 Essentials:      Friday 27 November from 2pm to 5pm

 A2 Essentials:

     Friday 27 November from 2pm to 5pm

 B1 Essentials:

     Friday 27 November from 2pm to 5pm

Please note availabilities of courses may vary depending on the selected session.

Interested in a course or level not advertised? Let us know, and we'll notify you when it's running. Email us at or call us on 9292 5700

Completing an Alliance Française de Sydney French Language “Essentials” Crash Course (levels A1 to B1) will contribute 3 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 6.2.2 and 7.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

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A1 Essentials

  • I need to review French grammar and conjugation basics such as : "être" and "avoir" verbs, irregular verbes in the present tense, etc.
  • I want to practise speaking basic A1-level French such as introducing myself and talk about what I like and dislike.
  • I want to practise basic French sounds and phonetics. 

Available Courses: 1

A2 Essentials

  • I need to review key grammar points such as prepositions and negation and put them into practice.
  • I want to practise speaking A2-level French via role-play activities.
  • I want to practise correct French pronunciation with a focus on word stress and rhythm.
Available Courses: 1

B1 Essentials

  • I need to revise key aspects of the B1 grammar (eg. l'expression de l'hypothèse, le discous indirect ou rapporte, et la forme passive, etc.) and then put them into practise.
  • I want to practise how to narrate a story, describe an experience and talk about your hopes and dreams through role-play inspired by the DELF B1 exam.
  • I want to refine my French pronunciation by practising the nuances of French sounds.