Intensive English Course

Native-speaker trainer
All levels
Lesson duration 
20 hours+
Day and time
Monday–Friday 09:00 to 20:00.
Saturday by appointment.

Amsterdam, Den Haag, Amstelveen or Online
Study book
Exclusive paper books. Digital books included.
Level test
Course Costs (no added VAT)
€ 1800
In person
€ 2000

Intensive English course – Private training in Amsterdam, Den Haag, Amstelveen and online.

Enrolling in a private intensive English course – an English speed course – is a powerful way to improve English fast. With focused attention from a native-speaker teacher, you will get exactly what you need to improve your level, fluency, accuracy and confidence. Whether you want English for academia, daily communication in a new country or global travel, private intensive training is the preferred choice for fast improvement.

CEDEO erkend quality, personalized training in great locations – English courses in Amsterdam, Amstelveen, Den Haag and online.

How many hours is this intensive English course?

The intensive English course on this page is 20 hours. However, you can choose more hours. Most clients choose a course of 20 to 50 hours over 1 to 3 weeks. Ask us about creating the schedule and pace of training that suits you best.

Is there an English speed course close to me? In Amsterdam, Den Haag or Amstelveen?

Intensive English courses are offered live online via Zoom, and in person in great classrooms in the Heart of Amsterdam, Den Haag and Amstelveen.

In-person training in Amsterdam takes place in the beautiful, artistic Museum Quarter close to the Vondelpark and Van Gogh Museum and at 2 historic canal houses, just minutes from Amsterdam Centraal Station. Plus we have classrooms at the Ijsbaanpad (close to the A10 & Amstelveenseweg).

Worldwide, intensive English courses are offered online via Zoom and other platforms. Online courses are provided by the same team as our in-person classes, ensuring the highest quality training.

When can I get started?

We can often start intensive English courses pretty quickly. Ask us. Private intensive courses are offered year round.

Can I choose a full day or half day private English speed course? A small or a big training package?

Yes, you can choose the schedule and package size that suits you best. Intensive course hourly rates are shown below. There is a price difference between online and in-person courses.

Online Training Cost €90 p/h (No added VAT)
20 hours = €1800
35 hours = €3150
50 hours = €4500

In-person Training Cost €100 p/h (No added VAT)
20 hours = €2000
35 hours = €3500
50 hours = €5000

All intensive English speed courses online and in person, are BTW (VAT) free.

Is this English speed course in Amsterdam the right course for me?

This intensive English course is appropriate for all levels and especially useful for beginners. This speed course will help you develop the English skills that matter most to YOU. Your course will be fully customized for your English level and goals. You might work on–

  • Speaking and conversation.
  • Grammar and sentence structure.
  • Building vocabulary.
  • Pronunciation.
  • Writing.
  • Listening.
  • Reading.
  • Test/exam preparation.

Is this an immersion course?

Yes, the course will be taught in English by a native-speaker trainer. You will be immersed in spoken and written English in every lesson. Immersion learning will help you discover your English intelligence, fluency and confidence.

What happens in an intensive course?

That depends on you, but with this intensive English course you’ll take a deep dive into the English language. That might mean all aspects of the English language. or just a laser focus on just one skill area – whatever has the most value for you! Learners can expect a full immersion experience that will quickly increase fluency, accuracy and confidence.

In a private intensive, your learning experience will be unique and designed to cover the aspects of English language learning that are the most useful for YOU. The course might include some or all of the following: grammar, vocabulary, speaking & pronunciation, listening, reading and writing. With a private intensive speed course, you can achieve rapid, observable progress in just a week.

Are all the teachers native speakers?

Yes, all English Center teachers are native speakers. They come from the US, the UK, Ireland and Australia. They are qualified, well-educated professionals who will support your skills and confidence from the first meeting. This carefully selected teacher team means that your intensive immersion course will be taught by teachers who know and understand the exact sounds, idioms, and structures that you want to learn. These trainers bring a wealth of teaching experience to your lessons, ensuring that you will receive top-quality instruction that is engaging, effective and enjoyable.

Will I have one teacher or several?

Most intensive English courses are taught by several teachers who form your teacher team.

Can I use this private English course to prepare for an exam?

Yes, we help clients prepare for various exams, such as IELTS and Cambridge.

Who takes private English courses?

Intensive English speed courses are for anyone who needs to quickly achieve better English for school, university, an exam, or travel. Our clients range from university students who have to pass the IELTS to people who have recently relocated with their family and need to communicate in English. We teach artists and stay-at-home parents, university students, and actors.

Many of our clients are Dutch, but we also teach expats from Europe and around the world.

Still not sure if an intensive course is right for you?

Request your free online intake appointment and we will be in touch soon. Or just call us at +31 (0)20 823 0569. We are happy to speak with you about your English!

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initial appointment.

Meet with a native-speaker English trainer from our top team to discuss your learning goals.

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