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Learning the Greek language and culture training course by IDEC in Greece

Learning the Greek language and culture

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Greek language at level A1 of CERF, familiarization with Greek culture.

ECVET points: 3.5

Target groups

Teachers and trainers in primary, secondary schools, vocational education schools and organizations, adult learning providers.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the training course, the participant is expected to:

  • Acquire reading, listening, writing and speaking skills up to the level of A1 of CERF
  • Know the Greek contemporary cuisine and lifestyle
  • Visit some of the most important cultural heritage sites in Athens


The language learning topics that will be covered consist of eight modules, each one with five units. Each module includes five videos – dialogues, grammar, an article from a newspaper and/or magazines, vocabulary, comprehension / grammar / vocabulary and communication exercises. The videos are based on dialogues with 2-3 speakers with face to face and phone dialogues. The videos present a variety of dialogues in informal as well as formal situations.
The course includes cultural outdoors activities, where the participants will have the chance to be familiarised with Greek civilization and the informal use of language.

Thematic units

Greek language modules:

  • Social life and the family
  • Shopping
  • Travelling
  • Leisure time
  • Work life
  • Health
  • School
  • Communication and means of communication

Cultural activities: walking tours in Athens and Piraeus, Greek cuisine, Greek music and dance, visits to archaeological sites and museums, visit to the beach during the summer.

Learning material

The learning material consists of presentations and support material in English language.


Tuition fees: 350 euro per person
The cost includes the learning material and the certificates: Certificate of completion, Europass Certificate Supplement, Europass Mobility.

Cultural programme: 150 euro per person
The cost includes lunch during the course, cultural activities (walking tour of Piraeus and guided tour of Athens) and three common dinners. The cost of local transportation and the entrance fees to sites and museums are not included.

The cost can be funded by Erasmus+ programme KA1 mobility of staff.

Further information

Lila Anthopoulou, tel: +30 2104286227, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Indicative training programme

Day 1

Presentation of participants
Expectations from the training course
Introduction to the training course, syllabus, methodology, learning outcomes
Greek Language course
Walking tour of Piraeus
Dinner in Piraeus

Day 2

Greek Language course

Day 3

Greek Language course
Walking tour of Athens - Visit to Acropolis and other places of interest
Dinner in Athens

Day 4

Greek Language course
Late dinner with live music and dance

Day 5

Using the knowledge in your own school
- Reflect on the practices in your classroom and school.
- Develop an action plan for your classroom and school.
- Identify sources of support.
Reflexion - evaluation of the training course
Certificates – Europass Mobility

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Training sessions

Upon request

Business Hours

We are available to reply 
to any question 8 Hours a day

Monday-Friday: 9am to 5pm
Weekend and official holidays: Closed

Our Offices


96, Iroon Polytechniou Avenue
18536 Piraeus, Greece
Tel: (0030) 2104286227
Fax: (0030) 2104286228
Email: idec@trainingcentre.gr



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