Course on how to write effective business letters and e-mails in German.

'Business writing in German': the objective of the course is to train you to write effective business letters and e-mails using the correct structure.

During the training, you will become familiar with the official standards (NBN) for writing in German. You will learn to distinguish the different parts of a letter / e-mail and to adapt your communication to the target group.

We will develop your writing skills through a large amount of writing assignments in which you can apply the acquired knowledge. A support with useful formulae and a summary of common spelling mistakes will be handed to you during the training.

Extra info

Target group

Employees who often need to write professional letters or e-mails in the target language. Candidates should have a minimum level of 3/5 ALTE – B2 CEF.


20 hours (sessions of 2 hours)
1 hour = 60 minutes

Number of participants

Private, twin or group course (3 to 6 participants)


English (this course is also available for French, Dutch and German).

Follow-up e-learning

At the start of the English course, you receive access to our online e-learning platform where you will find weekly exercises tailored to your language level.

You’ll also have access to the e-lexica, where you can practice specific business vocabulary through a series of drills (e.g. EU terminology, financial terminology, HR terminology, IT terminology, legal terminology, marketing terminology, negotiating terminology, telephone expressions, etc.).

Practical information

Rapid planning based on your availability.
The course can take place in your office or at our training centres in Brussels, Ghent, Diegem, Antwerp or Liege.