Japanese lessons

 日本語クラス Japanese lessons

Specialist in one-to-one language lessons.

Founded 1984

For the last 20 years we have run one-to-one English language courses for Japanese people in London. We work with Japanese staff at many of the major Japanese companies in the UK. We are using our experience to offer one-to-one Japanese lessons for English language speakers who wish or need to learn Japanese in the most efficient way possible Reiko Suzuki


Private Japanese lessonsIndividually designed Japanese courses to meet YOUR needs.

General Japanese

You develop your all round ability in Japanese.

Available for people in business, university students, children or/and SIMPLY people who love Japan.

All levels from complete beginner to the most advanced.

If you have specific requirements, we will tailor individual lessons for you.


Business Japanese

Business Japanese is most suitable for people with intermediate or higher level Japanese.

The courses focus on business situations, including meetings, presentations, telephoning, negotiating and social contacts. Courses are individually structured for each student, after a personal needs assessment.


Japanese for Special Purposes

Courses are available for students with specific requirements e.g. giving presentations, report writing, essay writing, negotiating and various EXAMS such as:

Japanese Language Proficiency Test

JETRO Japanese Business Proficiency Test

A level Japanese


Total Flexibility 

Our Private Tuition system offers you total flexibility:

Lessons are available 7 days per week.

Lessons are available from early morning until late evening.

Lessons may be in your office, home, or our school in Golders Green.

For all lessons in the London area there is NO extra charge for travel.

The price is fixed.


Private Tuition Price List

We recommend 2 or more lessons per week for rapid progress. However 1 lesson per week is available.

Regular Payment (Price per 4 weeks)
Time 1 / week 2 / week 3 / week
90 min £ 264 £ 528 £ 792
120 min £ 352 £ 704 £ 1056

More than 3 lessons per week available.

Two or more students: £12 p/p hour extra.

This is most suitable and very economical for  In company training.

Economy Rate
30 hours £  1200
60 hours £  2280
120 hours £  4320

If you need to improve your Japanese in the shortest time, e.g. you have to visit Japan in few weeks time, an intensive course maybe best for you.

Intensive Course
  15hr / week 25hr / week 30 hr / week
1 week £ 645 £   1050 £  1200
2 weeks £ 1290 £ 2075 £  2370

Further discounts available for 3 or more weeks.

Registration £30. Text books extra.  All payments in advance.


Enquiry / enrolment

If you are not sure which option is best for you, please telephone our school in Golders Green on 020 8455 2999 to speak in English to our friendly Japanese staff. There is absolutely no obligation.

Contact: Reiko or any Japanese staff

Tel: 020 8455 2999

For enquiry & enrolment email: info@eltschool.co.uk

Address: 32 North End Road, Golders Green, London NW11 7PT

(opposite Golders Green tube station)