Conversation courses

Conversation courses

Learn to speak Norwegian with confidence

Do you want to speak Norwegian accurately and fluently? Our courses give you the opportunity to put your speaking into practice with Norwegian teachers and international classmates. 

Alfaskolen offers a safe and inclusive learning environment to help you improve your Norwegian and achieve your ambitions.

This conversation course uses texts and situations that are representative of Norwegian culture and daily life. The teachers will review and explain vocabulary and provide linguistic tips for different situations. Topics vary on each course, so you can sign up based on the level you have completed and start at any time. 

Our Conversation course offers speaking practice to help you learn and practise useful phrases that will help you to speak Norwegian clearly and effectively.

Starting from 2410 NOK

Conversation Course A2-B1

Dive deeper into the Norwegian language with our enhanced Conversation Course, blending levels A2 and B1 for a comprehensive learning experience. This course is designed to refine your conversational skills through engaging discussions on a wide range of topics pertinent to life in Norway. From day-to-day tasks such as family life, shopping, and making appointments, to more complex themes that require a nuanced understanding of the language, our sessions cover it all.

Under the guidance of our experienced and qualified teachers, you will benefit from:

  • Structured, Interactive Sessions: Aimed at boosting your pronunciation, vocabulary, and understanding of idioms.
  • Focused Language Elements:
    • Nouns, pronouns, adjectives, determiners, verbs, and participles
    • Practical usage of language in day-to-day and complex scenarios
  • Advanced Language Skills:
    • A richer vocabulary for a variety of contexts
    • Improved sentence structure for clearer, more nuanced communication

By the end of this course, you will notice significant improvements in your conversational abilities and overall confidence in speaking Norwegian. This course is particularly beneficial for those looking to overcome challenges in spoken Norwegian and aims to equip you with the skills to use language more appropriately and effectively in everyday situations.

Conversation Course B2 – C1

Advance your Norwegian to an expert level with our B2 – C1 Conversation Course. Designed for those ready to move from intermediate to advanced speaking, this course focuses on enhancing your ability to understand and engage in complex conversations on a variety of topics. From technical discussions in your field to personal interests, you’ll learn to communicate with fluency and ease.

Key Benefits:

  • Grasp Complex Ideas: Quickly understand conversations on both concrete and abstract subjects.
  • Speak Fluently: Interact spontaneously and fluidly with native speakers, without strain for either party.
  • Express Clearly: Learn to convey your thoughts in clear, detailed sentences across a wide range of topics.

This course is perfect for those looking to engage in regular conversations with native speakers and express themselves more effectively in Norwegian. With our guidance, you’ll find speaking Norwegian becomes a natural part of your daily life, allowing you to navigate various social and professional situations with confidence.

Elevate your Norwegian and connect more deeply with the language and culture of Norway.

Choose what best fits you

Alfaskolen is an officially recognized provider of tuition base on the current curriculum for Norwegian language training for adult immigrants. Hours undertaken in our Norwegian courses are approved by UDI in applications for a permanent residence permit.

You can complete this level as a whole (16 meetings), or break it up into 2 sets of 8 meetings or 4 sets of 4 meetings. Each session consists of 2 lesson hours. Each lesson hour lasts 45 minutes.

You can choose to attend our meetings at our school in Oslo or via Zoom. Certified, experienced native or native like speaking teachers for one-on-one or group classes.
All our prices are in NOK.

The course is suitable for those who already speak Norwegian relatively well but wish to further develop their conversational skills. This course is designed for those who are at Intermediate Level B1 according to the CEFR.

The course is suitable for those who already speak Norwegian relatively well, but wish to further develop their conversational skills. You should have a Norwegian proficiency equivalent to High Intermediate level (B2) on the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) scale.

Course Certificate

At the end of the Conversation course, if you complete 80% or more of the course’s content, you will receive an official digital course certificate. 

Public holidays

Sessions that per regular schedule fall on a Norwegian public holiday, will be postponed to the next lesson day, unless otherwise discussed.

December 25 – January 1st Christmas break 2023/2024
March 28th – April 1st Easter break, school is closed 25.03-01.04
May 1stInternational Workers’ Day
May 9th Ascension Day
May 17th Norwegian Constitution Day
May 20thSecond day of Pentecost
December 21 – January 5th Christmas break 2024/2025