Japanese in New York

Thanks to Japan’s thriving economy and a surge in globalization in recent years, Japanese has grown to become one of the world’s most favored languages to learn. There are more than 134 million native Japanese speakers in the world — how many will you connect with?

Keep up with NYC. Learn a foreign language and connect with the city's international community, prepare for upcoming travels, or expand your business abroad. Meet a native, qualified tutor in New York City, ready to design a personalized course package, based on your learning goals and busy schedule. Start today by taking one of our free online language level tests to determine your skill level, then send us an inquiry to begin your path towards fluency.



Interesting Language Facts

70% of job recruiters view bilingualism as an extremely impressive quality in job candidates.

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The language people speak shapes the way they see the world.
WHY people learn JAPANESE?
Work abroad in Japanese-speaking countries
Personal reasons (communicating with friends and family abroad)

Foreign Language Speakers
of population
No. of Immigrants
of population
Top Languages Spoken
1st (Spanish)
2nd (Chinese)
3rd (Italian)

1-on-1 Business Japanese Course in New York

Our Japanese courses in New York 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 Japanese and email skills, as well as a level of survival Japanese, granting them the ability to work in a country where Japanese is the native tongue.

1-on-1 General Japanese Course in New York

Our general one-on-one courses in New York will help students improve their Japanese 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 Japanese 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
Japanese Courses in New York (closed group)

Our Japanese courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One Japanese Course or In-Company Small Group Japanese 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 Japanese Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.

NUMBER of HOURS needed
to reach a certain level
in Japanese
80 Hours
250 Hours
500 Hours
people have taken our
JAPANESE level test.
language teachers in NEW YORK
are already registered with Language Trainers.

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“日本語のテスト”... Take a Level Test

1685 tests taken so far | Average score: 40 out of 70

Our clients from New York include:

Allen & Company

Ellipse Communications Inc.

Oberthur Technologies

Total E&P Australia

How to Book

Take our Japanese Language Level Test.

Let us know why you need to learn Japanese 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 Japanese tutor’s details.

Begin your Japanese training and receive your Japanese course book.
Throughout your Japanese 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 Japanese-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

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