Conexión creando puentes

Languages courses for refugees

Conexión C.P. is a charitable organisation that was created to respond to the current international migratory crisis that forces millions of people to leave their homes every year due to armed conflict, violence or persecution in their countries of origin.

English online courses for refugees
Spanish classes for refugees
Spanish classes for refugees

Conexión Creando Puentes, an NGO that helps refugees and displaced people

In this context, Conexión C.P. develops educational programmes to promote inclusion, achieve self-reliance, strengthen independence, and improve the quality of life of refugees, displaced people and forced migrants. We provide academic support, among others, through language classes.

Learn about our free language courses

At Conexión CP, we offer 100% free language classes for refugees, displaced people, asylum seekers and migrants in vulnerable situations. At the moment, we are teaching English and Spanish, but we are planning to teach other languages, such as German, French and Arabic.

What you can expect from our courses:

  • They are usually 3-month online courses.
  • They range between 1 to 2 hours per week, depending on the availability of teachers for each level and are always free of charge.
  • Classes are tailored according to the students’ level and availability.
  • The maximum number of students per class is usually 3 (never more than 4).
  • Classes last from 45 minutes to 1 hour.
  • Teachers will set homework so that students can continue to study and revise on their own.

What to keep in mind:

  • You need to have a good internet connection.
  • Classes are virtually always online and are delivered through the most common platforms, such as: Zoom, Classroom, Teams, Google Meet, etc.
  • It is always preferable to use a computer rather than a mobile phone, although it is not compulsory.
  • Have headphones.
  • Class attendance is crucial, as our volunteering teachers have a very limited time to deliver classes, therefore they need to set a fixed timetable with the students.
  • At the end of the course, upon your request, you will receive a certificate of attendance.
  • You will also have the opportunity to continue studying with us, depending on the availability of teachers.

If you are a refugee, asylum seeker or migrant in a vulnerable situation and you are interested in attending one of our courses, please fill in one of these forms, depending on the language you want to learn:

Student Application Form – English

If you are interested in taking our English courses, fill in the following Student Application Form – English.

Student Application Form – Spanish

On the other hand, if you prefer to study Spanish, fill in the following Student Application Form – Spanish.

Covid-19

Due to the current global crisis caused by Covid-19, and in order to guarantee the safety of all participants, voluntary language classes for immigrants and refugees in vulnerable situations are held online via Zoom, Teams, Classroom, Google Meet or Skype.

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