Literacy course

Learn to read and write! This course teaches you the basics of the Dutch language. You follow classes in a fixed group, taught by one of our experienced alpha teachers. The content and duration of the classes is tailored to what you already know and what you still have to learn.

Literacy course

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Why TopTaal

Personalized plan of approach

Personalized plan of approach

At the free intake interview, we ask you a number of questions: What do you want to learn? What do you already know? When can you attend classes? How quickly do you want to learn? In addition, you will also make a test, which enables us to set up a programme that suits your level and what you already know.

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Classes at your level in a small group

Classes at your level in a small group

At TopTaal, you always follow a course at your own level. We look at your previous education, language level and available time with you, to determine which group lessons are best suited to you. You are taught in a fixed, small group, in a professional and personal manner.

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Day or evening classes

Day or evening classes

Depending on where you live, you can follow both day or evening classes at TopTaal.

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Fixed starting times

Fixed starting times

We start literacy courses at various locations in the Netherlands at different moments in the year. Do you want to know when the next course starts? Call 088 – 3742 000.

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Including exam package

Including exam package

To fully prepare you for the exam, TopTaal offers additional exam training. You practice the language and follow the programmes Knowledge of Dutch Society (KNM) and Introduction to the Dutch Labour Market (ONA). In addition, the exam package includes one exam attempt. We can sign you up for the exam whenever you feel you’re ready.

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Course list and rates

Would you like more information about the courses, classes and rates? Call 088-3742 000.

Pay for the course

If you follow the literacy course as part of your integration pathway, you can pay for it from your DUO loan. We will gladly help you out with the application of your DUO loan.

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Introducing TopTaal

Frequently asked questions

What does the Civic Integration Exam entail?

The Civic Integration Exam consists of the elements Knowledge of Dutch Society, speaking, listening, reading and writing. Do you have a residence permit or do you want to acquire the Dutch nationality after January 1, 2015, you also have to follow the new module Introduction to the Dutch Labour Market.

Attention: Instead of the Civic Integration Exam, you can also choose to follow the NT2 State Exam programme I (Level B1) or programme II (Level B2). The NT2 State Exam consists of the elements of listening, speaking, reading and writing, all at a higher level than the Civic Integration Exam. Do you have a residence permit or do you want to acquire the Dutch nationality after January 1, 2015, you also have to follow the exam Knowledge of Dutch Society and the new module Introduction to the Dutch Labour Market.

TopTaal has a complete curriculum with exam training for all elements of the exam.

Does TopTaal offer tutoring?

Yes, we offer tutoring at our open learning centre in Amsterdam (Baarsjesweg 224). TopTaal helps you with study skills, learning strategies, planning and studying for tests and exams. Do you want more information or sign up for the Open Learning Centre? Call  088 – 3742 000 or e-mail  contact@toptaal.com.