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A ten-hour rapid introduction to Polish. We suggest this for anyone moving to Poland, and for those who do not need to learn Polish in depth but would like to master basic communication for courtesy reasons. You will learn how to greet a person, introduce yourself, ask simple questions, and pronounce Polish words.
This 40 – hour programme allows you to communicate in most everyday situations. You will learn – among other things – how to order a taxi, go shopping and arrange a dentist appointment. We recommend this course to those who need a knowledge of Polish phrases at the ‘survival’ level, without focusing on grammar and writing skills. It can also be a good introduction to further studies.
This is a standard language programme designed to develop all key language skills: reading, writing, speaking and grammar. We propose this course to those planning to continue their learning to a higher level.
The Executive curriculum is specifically focused on topics related to communication in the workplace. We propose this programme to those working or conducting business activities in Poland who would like to better understand their colleagues and business partners.
The perfect introduction for the first-timer in Poland – a crash course in the Polish language, a 101 in Polish culture and a host of priceless practical knowledge about getting on and getting around in Poland.30 hours, comprising:
CRASH COURSE – 10 hours
A crash course in Polish to get you up and running, and take the fear out of getting around. You’ll learn:
- how to read words in Polish and pronounce them well
- how to greet people
- how to introduce yourself and start a simple conversation
- how to ask simple questions
INSTANT INSIDER – 5 hours
Get the native’s know-how on life in Poland instead of spending months trying to figure everything out for yourself. We will help you to make the most of your time here by telling you everything you need to know to be able to take care of your matters in Poland and get around easily – from navigating public transport to finding places where you can meet other foreigners. It is a practical set of hints & information that will save you trouble in your everyday life in Poland! Become an instant insider!
POLISH CULTURAL WAYFINDER – 15 hours
Get up to speed on Poland, its people and their culture in this training, which will give you:
- an understanding of the Polish national character and the attitudes of its people
- a grounding in the basics of Polish history
- an insight into Polish customs & culture
- a knowledge of Poland’s key public figures
- valuable perspectives on Poles’ attitudes to work and workplace culture
Ten two-hour sessions that will take you into the minds of the Polish people, giving you an understanding of their culture, thinking and attitudes, as well as mapping out the forces and events that have shaped Poland and which drive it forward today.
Relocating to a new country can be hugely rewarding – gaining professional experience in a new area, making friends and contacts, learning about a new language and culture – but it can also be challenging too. Building a new life – practically and socially – requires tackling many barriers, and it can seem like a daunting personal project at times. And in all this you’re away from the familiar support network of friends and family back home.
Blackbird’s Relocation Coaching is here to give you a helping hand as you settle into your new world. Our experts will work with you to deliver all the practical and psychological support you need to help you stay sane, healthy and happy.
A programme focused on the skills or areas of language most important for you – for example grammar, conversation, writing or pronunciation. We also customize Language for Special Purposes (LSP) programmes for specific disciplines such as medicine, law, business etc.
For those working towards the State Certificate in Polish as a Foreign Language, as required for their studies, for professional reasons or to obtain Polish citizenship. Read more on Polish State Certificate.
Filled with fun and entertaining exercises, this Polish language course is for youngsters.
Call us and we will guide you through our programmes and packages: +48 501 299 338