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If you are qualified, you can now apply for free Norwegian

language training at Alfaskolen! On behalf of the Norwegian Directorate for

Integration and Diversity (IMDi), Alfaskolen now offers 80 hours of free

Norwegian language training.


Learn Norwegian Summer Free Course Imdi


How do I know if I am qualified?

This offer has limited capacity. Because of this, there are certain requirements you much meet in order to be eligible: 

  • You have limited Norwegian skills, with a need to learn more Norwegian, regardless of length of residence in Norway or reason for immigration. 
  • You have used up your rights to education under the Introduction programme or Immigration act or have no right to such free education (municipal Norwegian language training).
  • You have completed upper secondary education as a minimum education level.
  • You have not participated, and are not participating in Norwegian language training funded by Kompetansepluss.
  • NB! You cannot participate in several free coruses on behalf of IMDi with other private providers at the same time.

How do I apply?

  1. Fill out this form. 
  2. We will contact you with your scheduled appointment to meet at our locale. During this appointment, you will complete a placement test to identify your language level (A2, B1 or B2), and additionally fill out a mapping form. Its also important that you bring valid identification. Expected time: up to 1 hour. NB! Only persons with a valid appouintment date can meet in person for intake in the school. 
  3. Once we have processed your application, you will receive confirmation of your enrollment.
    • NB! If you are granted a place on free Norwegian language training, your registration is binding!




Course levels: A2, B1 or B2

Amount of hours: 80 (20 per week for four consecutive weeks)

Days of the week: Monday-Thursday

This free offer is equivalent to 4 weeks of our standard 8-week summer course.


Course dates:

Group Start date End date
1 Full Full
2 5th of July, 2021 29th of July, 2021
3 12th of July, 2021 5th of August, 2021
4 19th of July, 2021 12th of August, 2021
5 26th of July, 2021 19th of August, 2021







Time: There are two times during the day in which the course is held.

 What and when   Morning course  Afternoon course
 3 x 45 min   08:30-10:45  12:45-15:00
 Break  15 min  15 min
Self study  11:00-11:45  15:15-16:00
 1 x 45 min   11:45-12:30  16:00 -16:45






Books are not included in this offer. The cost of books needs to be covered by the participant.

Velkommen til Alfaskolen!!