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Step 1: Take Placement test

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Please take time to read these questions before you contact us:

All available courses are already published on this page >. We do not have any other courses than the ones you can find on our website. If our courses are available for booking, you can enroll straightaway. Please take our Placement test first.

If our available courses do not fit in your schedule or if you need a flexible course, please book a private course.

Dutch Academy Eindhoven offers open admission for all Dutch courses to all students and non-students. It is a first-come-first-serve principle. We recommend that you reserve your seat in our course as early as possible by paying a course fee.

Fully booked means that all 12 spots in this course are already taken. You can not enroll in this course. You can enroll in our next course >

Please visit this page. No suitable course available? Please subscribe to our course updates. We will keep you informed!

Read our Admission conditions. You can only enroll in our Dutch course if:

  1. You have passed our Placement Test >
  2. You speak English well.
  3. You are well motivated and committed to learning the Dutch language.

If you meet our conditions, please follow these steps:

  1. Take our Placement Test before you enroll. You have to pass our Placement Test in order to be admitted to our Dutch course.
  2. Read our Terms and Conditions before you enroll.
  3. If you have passed our Placement Test you can enroll in our Dutch course.
  4. Go to Dutch courses and click on Enroll now > next to a Dutch course and follow the steps. You can pay by iDEAL or a credit card. Usually, our beginners’ courses are fully booked 4-7 weeks before the start. Please do not wait until the last moment. You will not be able to participate in the course once the course is fully booked. Enroll as soon as possible by making a payment.
  5. We will check your test results and your admission information after your payment. We will confirm or cancel your admission if your admission does not meet our Admission conditions. Please take note: if you do not speak English well and do not take our Placement test, we will cancel your admission and charge 25 euro administration fee.

Yes! Our Dutch Placement Test ensures that students will enroll in the course that best suits their level of ability and that students share similar knowledge in any given Dutch course. It, therefore, helps make language classes an enjoyable experience for both the student and the teacher.

Students who intend to enrol in a Dutch course at Dutch Academy Eindhoven, and who have previously studied the Dutch language elsewhere, must first complete the Dutch Placement Test. Those students who have never studied the language before, must first complete the Placement Test for New Students.

Yes! You will receive an invoice.

We have two kinds of invoices:
1. A customer invoice.
2. A business invoice.

A customer invoice has your name and address. Private individuals do not need to pay VAT. You pay for your Dutch course yourself. Your invoice will be sent to your email address directly after your payment. You may try to ask your company for reimbursement.

A business invoice has the name of your company. Companies have to pay VAT and also some additional costs.

Is it possible to receive an invoice for the payment with the name of the company I work for (a business invoice)?
It is only possible when your company is going to pay to us. Please ask your company to read this page before you enroll in our course. They will tell what you should do next.

Yes! Please ask your company to read this business page before you enroll in our course. Your company will register you for our course. They will tell what you should do next.

If you like to call us and speak to one of our teachers please book a Personal Phone Intake (25 euro). We will contact you for making an phone appointment after your payment. We will be happy to answer your questions.

If you don’t want to book a personal intake, Please take our test and enrol in one of our courses. Download the course planner of your group and come to your first lesson. You will find all information about your course in your course planner. Please read our Admission requirements. You must speak English if you want to be admitted to our A1 and A2 courses.

If you like to come to us and speak to one of our teachers please book a personal intake (35 euro). We will contact you for making an appointment after your payment. We will be happy to answer your questions.

If you don’t want to book a personal intake, Please take our test and enrol in one of our courses. Download the course planner of your group and come to your first lesson. You will find all information about your course in your course planner. Please read our Admission requirements. You must speak English if you want to be admitted to our A1 and A2 courses.

You can always contact us by email, Whatsapp or Facebook. It is free! You can find our contact form, Whatsapp and Facebook at the bottom of this page. We will respond within 24 hours.

If you use your phone to browse through our website and can not find the information you need, then it is very likely you can not see all menus on our website. Please visit our website using your computer.

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Virtual ClassroomDutch Course Eindhoven2020-04-06T20:52:28+02:00

Additional Terms and Conditions Virtual Classroom Dutch Academy Eindhoven

‘The Student’ hereafter refers to the person who is registered for the Virtual Classroom Dutch Course or Dutch Course or Online Dutch Course and who will be the person participating in the Virtual Classroom Dutch Course.

‘Dutch Academy Eindhoven Virtual Classroom’ or ‘Virtual Classroom’ or ‘Virtual Classroom Dutch Course’ or ‘Virtual Classroom lessons’ hereafter refers to a live training course session as well as the technical platform on which a Virtual Platform training course is hosted, whether or not a live training course session is in progress.

1. Purpose
This document defines the conditions for participation in a Virtual Classroom Dutch Course of Dutch Academy Eindhoven.

2.Obligations of the student in our Virtual Classroom

2.1 Your responsibility for information
You agree to keep confidential any information related to our students, teachers and Dutch lessons in your Virtual Classroom Dutch Course. As such, you agree not to permit any third-party access to the Virtual Classroom Course or to disclose the above-mentioned confidential information.

2.2 Mandatory use of Separate room
You agree to take online classes at home in a separate room (e.g. your bedroom or study room). Nobody except you is allowed to stay in this room and watch or listen to our students and Dutch lessons. You are not allowed to share your screen, computer or room with anyone else during your Dutch classes.

2.3 Mandatory use of Webcam
You agree to use a webcam in the Virtual Classroom. The use of a webcam is mandatory. We want to make sure there is no one else watching or listening to our students or following our Dutch lessons. Your webcam should remain switched On during your lesson. If you want to turn (or keep) your webcam off, you are expected to explain why before or after the start of the lesson. When you switch your cam off without any prior consent you will receive a warning, and later after a second time you will be excluded from the Virtual Classroom without any warning.

2.4 Mandatory use of Headset
You agree to use a headset in the Virtual Classroom.

2.5 Your responsibility for the privacy of your fellow students
Please take note you are partly responsible for the privacy of your fellow students and our teachers. If you are not compliant with this rule, you may break Dutch Privacy and Copyright law. Please see Consequences of Breaking Dutch Privacy and Copyright laws below. We advise you to take this warning seriously.

2.6 Personal use only
You agree to not make use of the Virtual Classroom for any other unauthorized use, whether personal or professional.

2.7 Intellectual property & Copyrights
The Dutch lessons as well as any documentation, used during our Virtual Classroom Course is the property of Dutch Academy Eindhoven. The Dutch lessons and materials are protected under Dutch copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. You may not take photos, screenshots, make audio/video recordings, or post, distribute, sublicense, translate, print, reproduce in any way any such materials or lesson without the prior express written consent of Dutch Academy Eindhoven. This includes all terminology and content of the Book Simpel Nederlands. The book Simpel Nederlands is not available for purchase in any bookshop. You are not allowed to sell your book or use it in any other Dutch course without the prior express written consent of Dutch Academy Eindhoven. Please read Consequences of Breaking Dutch Privacy and Copyright laws below.

2.8 Plagiarism
You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our site, books or Dutch lessons in contravention of the provisions of our terms of website use.

2.9 Prohibition Recording of Virtual Classroom Lessons by students
You are not allowed to take screenshots, photos, record videos or audio of any lesson, books, materials or students of Dutch Academy Eindhoven.

By taking screenshots, photos, record videos or audio of any lesson, books, materials or students of Dutch Academy Eindhoven you will:

1. break the Copyright law of the Netherlands and/or
2. break the Privacy law of the Netherlands

Please read Consequences of Breaking Dutch Privacy and Copyright laws below.

2.10 Consequences of Breaking Dutch Privacy and Copyright laws
When you are not compliant with these Terms and Conditions, you may be prosecuted and then be held liable for the breaking the Dutch law. It will cost you somewhere between 25.000 – 100.000 euro in Privacy & Copyright penalties and damages. We advise you to take this warning seriously.

2.11 Your personal responsibility
You are responsible for all activity that results from your use of the Virtual Classroom.

3. Recording of Virtual Classroom Lessons by Dutch Academy Eindhoven
For reasons of quality assurance or to permit later viewing by registered students of Dutch Academy Eindhoven who are unavoidably absent during a lesson, Dutch Academy Eindhoven may record Virtual Classroom Lessons unless there is a written request by a student to not record the session. You agree that a request to not record a session shall be explained and shall not be unreasonably made. The recordings may be published on the e-learning part of the website of Dutch Academy Eindhoven protected by a password and will be only accessible to students and teachers of Dutch Academy Eindhoven. Dutch Academy Eindhoven will never make the recordings public.

You by default accept to be recorded and by signing the Registration Form for our Dutch Course, you consent that the recording can be used in the manner indicated above.

Dutch Academy Eindhoven agrees to not use the recordings for any purpose except those indicated above without the express written consent of those in the recording.

4. Exclusion from Virtual Classroom
Dutch Academy Eindhoven expects you when attending a Virtual Classroom to behave in a polite and appropriate manner and reserves the right to exclude you in the event of disruptive, abusive or threatening behavior. In such an event, no refund will be payable to you.

5. Equipment of the student
Dutch Academy Eindhoven bears no responsibility for the student’s equipment (e.g., computer, modem, internet connection, speakers, webcam, microphones and bandwidth). In other words, you are exclusively responsible for the condition of your personal equipment and for performing the obligatory technical checks at the commencement of this agreement and prior to attending the Virtual Classroom course.

6. Responsibility Dutch Academy Eindhoven
Dutch Academy Eindhoven is not responsible for the potential risks or damages caused by the use of the Virtual Classroom and associated software, online tools, audio and/or visual content, and communications systems. Dutch Academy Eindhoven is not responsible for any problems connecting to the Virtual Classroom website or malfunctions related to or caused by any network or telephone lines of the student, any technical restrictions or security policies imposed by the Student’s computer service provider or computer services department, (including but not limited to the use of proxies, firewalls, IP blocking, port blocking, restrictions imposed by the use of Virtual Private Networks, etc.), problems with the equipment of the Student, problems with the Internet connection of the Student, or inability of the Student to access any website. If in doubt, the Student should communicate with his or her computer services provider or computer services department.

7. Liability Dutch Academy Eindhoven
Dutch Academy Eindhoven declares that the company’s liability for any students’ claim whatsoever is limited to the sum that he or she has paid for the course(s). We will not be liable for indirect, special or consequential loss (including loss of privacy/personal data, anticipated profit or other data), howsoever arising, caused by the use of Skype, Google Hangouts, Google Meet, the Virtual Classroom and associated software, online tools, audio and/or visual content, and communications systems. The maximum aggregate liability will be the charges for the course out of which the loss or damage has arisen.

8. Rescheduling of Virtual Classroom lessons
If your teacher will fail to join the Virtual Classroom due to technical issues (e.g. broken internet connection at his place) or his illness, Dutch Academy Eindhoven will reschedule the missed lesson and plan an additional lesson at the weekend. The failure to attend the additional lesson will not be eligible for refund whatsoever.

9. Failure to Attend
The failure to attend a Virtual Classroom will not be eligible for refund whatsoever.

Extraordinary circumstancesDutch Course Eindhoven2020-03-11T13:26:07+01:00

We reserve the right to change the physical group lessons at any location where Dutch Academy Eindhoven offers lessons to online lessons in our Virtual classroom (via the internet) under extraordinary circumstances like:

1. If our teacher is sick and we are not able to find a replacement in time. We may offer you an online lesson instead of the lesson at Dutch Academy Eindhoven. This also means that you may have your replacement lesson via the internet at another time than your usual class times. Replacement lessons are offered at the weekend on Saturday or Sunday. We will send you an email with all instructions. Missed replacement lessons are not eligible for refund.

2. Epidemics (like Coronavirus COVID-19) or other extraordinary circumstances. The outbreak of COVID-19 can constitute extraordinary circumstances, as it is a serious public health emergency which can result in draconian public measures that are entirely outside of our control. We follow the advice of the RIVM (National Institute for Public Health and Environmental Protection) and we also keep track of the public situation in Eindhoven. As long as universities (TU/e, Fontys) continue their education, we will continue our lessons. If they will close, we will close but continue our lessons in our virtual classroom via the internet. You will not be eligible for any refund.

We will always inform you by email about all changes in your course in advance. It is your responsibility to add our email address to your contacts and check your email box (as well as your Spam box and all Gmail Tabs) daily.

If we will be forced to close our offline lessons due to extraordinary circumstances and will not be able to offer you online lessons instead, we reserve the right to postpone, change or cancel your course and offer you a partial refund for missed lessons.

Admission requirementsDutch Course Eindhoven2020-03-11T13:26:47+01:00

Entry Requirements
Our courses are designed for highly educated people. Having a higher education degree or being a student at a university is an absolute must. Please take also into account that our courses are not suitable for slow learners.

Language requirements
You must speak English if you want to be admitted to our A1 and A2 courses. Participation in our courses requires knowledge of the English language. At the beginner’s levels (A1 and A2), there must be a language of instruction. The language of instruction is English. You need to speak/understand English at least at A2 level.

If you book our course but you do not speak English well, we will cancel your booking. We will charge our administration fee (25 euro) and refund the rest of your payment.

Please take note: If provide us with wrong information about your level of Engels and during the first lesson it appears that you do not speak English well, your admission will be directly canceled. You will not be allowed to participate in the course anymore. You will not receive any refund.

Dutch Placement Test
Students who intend to enroll in a Dutch course at Dutch Academy Eindhoven, and who have previously studied the Dutch language elsewhere, must first complete the Dutch Placement Test. Those students who have never studied the language before, must first complete the Placement Test for New Students.

By taking our placement test you agree to receive our newsletter, as well as promotional offers and announcements from Dutch Academy Eindhoven. Your name and email address will not be shared with any third party. You can unsubscribe from our newsletter at any time.

We provide our placement test free of charge under these conditions:
We allow to take our Placement test only one time. If you like to take our Placement test more than one time you have to contact us and get our permission to take the test second or third time. If you take our placement test second or third time without contacting us, we will charge you 25 euro for every time you have taken our test without our permission. In this case, you will receive an invoice by email you have provided us with the test.

If you book our course without taking our Placement Test, we will suspend your booking and ask you to take our placement test. If you do not pass the test, we will charge our administration fee (25 euro) and refund the rest of your payment. Payment fees for PayPal or Credit card payments are not refundable.

Student account
You need a student account for e-learning and homework. Your account will be automatically generated after your booking. Please use the same email address for every booking and use it for your student account (Student Dashboard).

Do you have a partner? Please book your courses separately from each other. You and your partner need to use their own email addresses and have different accounts with us. Otherwise, you will not be able to take our tests and receive your Dutch certificate.

 

Do you have a course at other times?Dutch Course Eindhoven2019-03-24T06:46:17+01:00

All available courses are already published on this page >. We do not have any other courses than the ones you can find on our website. If our courses are available for booking, you can enroll straightaway. Please take our Placement test first.

If our available courses do not fit in your schedule or if you need a flexible course, please book a private course.

Dutch Academy Eindhoven offers open admission for all Dutch courses to all students and non-students. It is a first-come-first-serve principle. We recommend that you reserve your seat in our course as early as possible by paying a course fee.

Will I be refunded my tuition fees if I stop early?Dutch Course Eindhoven2019-06-10T14:26:06+02:00

When you enrol, we reserve a place for you in the group of your choice. It is not possible to fill these places halfway through the course. It is therefore not possible to be refunded for the tuition fees of an open admission course. Please read our Terms and conditions >

Applicability Terms and Conditions & LicenceDutch Course Eindhoven2019-03-24T16:38:25+01:00

These Terms and Conditions apply to all agreements between Dutch Academy Eindhoven and consumers that concern educational services, whether formal education or informal instruction and to all agreements that exclusively concern the purchase of teaching materials.

By becoming a student of Dutch Academy Eindhoven or subscribing to Dutch Academy Eindhoven Online Learning or using the information, tools, features and functionality located on www.DutchAcademyEindhoven.nl and in the book Simpel Nederlands (the “Service”), you are entering into a binding contract with Dutch Academy Eindhoven.

Your agreement with us includes these Terms and our Privacy Policy (the “Agreement”) and represents the entire contract between you and Dutch Academy Eindhoven.

If you do not agree with these Terms, please do not use the Service.

LICENCE

The Service and the content provided through it is the property of Dutch Academy Eindhoven, and we grant you a limited, revocable license to make personal, non-commercial use of the Service and to receive the content made available through the Service, based on the subscription.

Book Simpel Nederlands & Materials

All materials of the Service, including the book Simpel Nederlands, content, text, images, software, audio and video files, documentation remain at all time the sole property of Dutch Academy Eindhoven. Such materials are protected under international copyright, trademark