Beginners class

  • Updated 9/10/20

    Polish Beginners starts on 3 November and French for people who already know a little still has places.

    Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details.

    Many new daytime and evening classes for beginners started in early September. Others will start in the next few weeks. Please see the table below. Where a class has already started but is not shown as full, it may still be possible to join the group.

    Beginners classes

    All language tuition at the Centre is in small groups with an emphasis on practical conversation skills.

    Numbers are usually limited to six to eight students per class.

    This term all beginners classes will be online and 60 minutes duration. The fees for six weeks are £52.80, assuming 5 or more in class.

    For more information about how our classes work, please see Information for Students

    To enrol, please return the Beginners Enrolment Form with payment. Your place will be confirmed by email.

    Language Day Time Start Tutor Code Notes
    Spanish Monday 6.30-8.00pm 7/9/20 Maria Perez Luis SMP1 Full
    Spanish Friday 9.30-10.30am 11/9/20 Maria Perez Luis SMP2  
    French Monday 8.00-9.00pm 7/9/20 Agniezska Kapitan Keeble FAK1 Full
    French Wednesday 9.30-10.30am 30/9/20 Judith Dean FJD1 New joiners welcome
    Italian Thursday 9.30-10.30am 10/9/20 Adrian Cosker IAC1  
    Italian Thursday 7.00-8.00pm 10/9/20 Abigail Huffer IAH1  
    German Tuesday 8.15-9.15pm 8/9/20 Abigail Huffer GAH2 Full
    Japanese Thursday 8.15-9.15pm 10/9/20 Hannah Turner JHT1 Full
    Japanese Monday 7.00-8.00pm 7/9/20 Hannah Turner JHT2 Full
    Russian Wednesday 6.30-7.30pm 9/9/20 Irena Ryall Brockis RIB1  
    Polish Tuesday 7.00-8.00pm 3/11/20 Agnieszka Kapitan Keeble PAK1 Starting soon


    Early enrolment is recommended. If you have any queries please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    We hope to offer more Beginners classes in January subject to demand, so please register your interest by contacting us by email.

    Existing students:Your tutors will inform you about arrangements for online group classes from September.


    Meanwhile if you wish to contact us please email rather than phone the Centre, as this ensures that queries will be answered promptly.

    With continued good wishes to our community of students and thanks for your understanding in these challenging times.

    Hitchin Language Centre