Language based business support and training

Over the past few years, Learn Dutch has trained over 800 children and adult students, introducing them to the Dutch language and culture.

Charl Hirschmann

Charl Hirschmann acquired his teachers’ degree at the Vrije Universiteit-Vrije Leergangen in Amsterdam. He is an experienced trainer/teacher in Dutch as a Foreign Language. Moreover, he is member of the resonance team of CNaVT = Certificate Dutch as a Foreign Language

For the last 16 years Charl has worked for Dutch market orientated corporates, the Nederlandse School Kaapstad, Kaaps Forum voor Neerlandistiek and Language colleges. He founded the Learn Dutch language institute in 2007.

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Ella studied at the PABO University in Oudenbosch, The Netherlands, where she earned her teachers’ degree. She is an all-round teacher, but very experienced in teaching children and training people for the Civic Integration Exam (Inburgeringsexamen). She worked for Dutch market orientated corporates, Nederlandse School Kaapstad and Kaaps Forum voor Neerlandistiek.


Jaco studied at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam where he obtained his teachers’ degree. He is an experienced teacher and teaching is his passion. He worked for the Nederlandse School Kaapstad. Jaco joined our team in 2012.