German in Chicago

Learn the language spoken by over 100 million speakers around the globe. As the most-widely spoken language in the European Union with popularity spreading through the Americas all the way down to Australia, the German language stands at the forefront of international interconnectivity.

Connect with Chicago’s international community and overseas opportunities. Learn a foreign language with a native, qualified tutor within Chicago city limits, and see how your work, travel, and personal opportunities expand. Take a free online language level test to see how good your language skills are, then contact Language Trainers to build a course program based on your schedule and learning needs. Why wait any longer? Connect with our team of tutors today!


Interesting Language Facts

Translators and interpreters are expected to be one of the top 15 fastest growing occupations in the US.

1 in 2 people worldwide speak 2 or more languages.

Most of the world's languages are spoken in Asia and Africa.
WHY people learn GERMAN?
Business in German-speaking countries
Personal reasons (communicating with friends and family abroad)
Use in work/school

—„Herr Doktor, irgendwie bin ich in letzter Zeit so vergesslich.“
—„Wie äußert sich das denn?“
Foreign Language Speakers
of population
No. of Immigrants
of population
Top Languages Spoken
1st (Spanish)
2nd (Polish)
3rd (Tagalog)

1-on-1 Business German Course in Chicago

Our German courses in Chicago are taught on a one-on-one basis and will help you improve your business communication skills immensely. No matter what level you begin at we will soon have you dealing with business introductions comfortably before moving onto other matters. Beginner level students can expect to finish the course with basic telephone German and email skills, as well as a level of survival German, granting them the ability to work in a country where German is the native tongue.

1-on-1 General German Course in Chicago

Our general one-on-one courses in Chicago will help students improve their German level quickly and efficiently, whatever their needs. One of the most exciting aspects of our courses is that they are developed entirely around the needs of the students. The fact that we offer our German classes on a One-on-One basis means that you can learn the words and phrases you need in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

2-to-1 and Small Group
German Courses in Chicago (closed group)

Our German courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One German Course or In-Company Small Group German Course). All participants must have the same language needs, be able to study at the same time at the same place and be at the same level. All participants should be booked at the same time. Language Trainers suggest that you do not look for classes with more than 8 students at one time. However, an In-Company Taster German Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.

NUMBER of HOURS needed
to reach a certain level
in German
30 Hours
150 Hours
400 Hours
people have taken our
GERMAN level test.
language teachers in CHICAGO
are already registered with Language Trainers.

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Some of our Language Teachers in Chicago

Language Taught: Italian, German, French, English

An English-French bilingual born and raised in France, Linda has extensive experience teaching the two languages to learners of all ages and skill levels, in both France and the United States. She holds a Master's in English, as well as a French teaching certification. She has special experience preparing students for language examinations.

Language Taught: Polish, German

Anna is a native speaker of both Polish and German, and has over seven years of experience teaching both languages. She currently holds a Master's degree in German Literature and History. She is also a regular participant in conferences related to German language and culture. 

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Our clients from Chicago include:

Hewitt Associates

Lehman Brothers


Young Artist Programme: Royal Opera house

How to Book

Take our German Language Level Test.

Let us know why you need to learn German and include the time and location that best suit you.

Review our quote and, if you are happy with it, receive our invoice and Agreement form.

Sign our Agreement form and submit a deposit* for the course.

Receive confirmation from our team with your German tutor’s details.

Begin your German training and receive your German course book.
Throughout your German course, the Language Trainers Academic Team will be on hand to help you with any queries.
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After the first lesson or two, our team will contact you to ensure you are happy with your trainer. If necessary, we will change the focus of the course to better suit your needs.
After finishing your course, we will send you a course attendance and completion certificate..
Our team will provide you with follow-up learning opportunities, including: self study material, language courses in German-speaking countries, and more advanced courses with Language Trainers.
*Deposit payable by check, credit card, wire transfer, or PayPal. Your quote will include the number of classes and cost. A typical course lasts 30 hours per level, with classes of 2 hours each.

Client testimonials

See some of the testimonials we have received from our clients.

“I am very grateful to Pamela, an incredible teacher and marvelous person. Language Trainers is a great choice!”

Jorge Gutierrez English course in Chicago, Pricewaterhouse Coopers

“My lesson with Javier went very well. He was very specific about how we can move forward and improve my Spanish.”

Jenni Adams Spanish course in Chicago