Language Classes at ESA ESTEC

Welcome to the information page for ESA ESTEC staff members, contractors and spouses. This page contains the information you will need to register for Dutch, French or English courses starting in September 2019. You will need your ESTEC Division Code to register.

Registration Closed

Registration has now closed.

If you would like to be placed on the waiting list please complete the registration form and we will contact you if a place becomes available.

Course content

ESA ESTEC offers on-site 60 hour Dutch, French and English courses. Courses are 1 x 2 hours per week in groups of 8-12 participants, 50% in core hours, 50% in non-core hours. The trainers combine course books with participant input and courses take place at various levels. If you are unsure of your level, please follow the link to our self-assessment tool.


Course fees for 60 hours tuition are €278,50 for staff members, their spouses and trainees. Contractors and their spouses pay €557. You will receive information on your course schedule in September together with details on how to pay. Payment must be made within 2 weeks of commencing the course. Course books are not included in this fee and we will provide you with details of how and where to purchase these online.


Please note that the full fee is payable even if you do not complete a course. No refunds can be given. Your cancellation needs to be received in writing before the first lesson (please email:

Changes to Class Schedule

ESTEC may occasionally have to change the course schedule to accommodate the needs of as many participants as possible and to ensure the best learning environment.

Ready to Register?

Please complete the form below. Remember to have your ESTEC division code to hand before you start. Registration closes Friday 6 September 2019 and registrations received from that point will be placed on a waiting list. If you have any questions, please contact us at