The Square Mile (established 2002) is one of the market leaders for business language training in The Netherlands. Based in Leiden, we work with around 1700 people a year across a wide range of sectors including Aerospace, Pharmaceuticals, ICT, Manufacturing, Finance and Accounting. Whether you are an HR manager looking to source a provider for English courses, or you’ve just arrived in the Netherlands and want to learn Dutch, we’d love to hear from you.

We can support you with a wide range of services including:

  • Individual or small group, bespoke language courses, either intensive (1-2 weeks, 30 hours a week), semi-intensive (3-6 weeks, 10 hours a week) or extensive (30-40 hours spread across 3 months).
  • In-company group programmes f…

The Square Mile (established 2002) is one of the market leaders for business language training in The Netherlands. Based in Leiden, we work with around 1700 people a year across a wide range of sectors including Aerospace, Pharmaceuticals, ICT, Manufacturing, Finance and Accounting. Whether you are an HR manager looking to source a provider for English courses, or you’ve just arrived in the Netherlands and want to learn Dutch, we’d love to hear from you.

We can support you with a wide range of services including:

  • Individual or small group, bespoke language courses, either intensive (1-2 weeks, 30 hours a week), semi-intensive (3-6 weeks, 10 hours a week) or extensive (30-40 hours spread across 3 months).
  • In-company group programmes for teams of colleagues facing the same challenge, e.g. a purchasing department which needs to work with German suppliers or a multi-lingual research team reporting in English.
  • Larger scale, in-company programmes with regular registration moments for up to 200 people per cycle.
  • Short-term language support for specific objectives such as upcoming presentations or meetings.
  • Open Enrolment Dutch courses on the Leiden Bio Science Park, bringing international arrivals together in a friendly, convenient location to learn Dutch and build both social and professional networks.

We strive to provide a personal, tailored service and many of our clients have been with us for more than 15 years. If you would like more information, please give Richard Brame or Irene Gilhuis a call to talk things through. You can contact us on 071 532 3356 or through info@thesquaremile.nl.

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