CCT Language and cultural education
Courses for adults
Courses for children from primary school to the end of secondary school
Courses for vocational school, high school and university students
Courses in mathematics and science
Courses for further education
Courses at the client's premises
Tailor-made courses for professionals from different sectors
Language courses worldwide
Translations into German, English, French, Italian, Russian and Spanish
CCT introduces itself
The Language and Cultural Training School CCT, founded as the German Cultural Centre, has been active in Ticino for over 40 years. Founded in 1983, it is highly appreciated for its quality by professionals, students, young people and even children.
We teach, among others, German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Latin, Ancient Greek and scientific subjects such as mathematics, physics and chemistry. In addition to on-site courses, CCT also offers in-company and online teaching as well as language trips around the world.
CCT in numbers
No less than 60,000 people have been supported by the CCT in their training in over forty years, exceeding 25,000 hours of teaching per year.
Each year, CCT runs more than 100 courses for adults, students and young people, as well as a wide range of private conversation classes, international exam preparation, remedial and support courses. The levels cover all grades of the European Language Portfolio - A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2.
Preparation courses for international certification exams are over 90% successful.
CCT in-company training courses
Thanks to the seriousness of its offer and its great flexibility in adapting its courses to clients, CCT has a large portfolio of companies, offices, banks, insurance companies and businesses that wish to train their employees in their own offices.
With our friendly, specialised language teachers and proven experience in teaching adults, we can guarantee a personalised, flexible and very wide range of courses and lessons at all levels of German, English, French, Italian, Russian and Spanish, held directly at our client's premises.
CCT organises language studies abroad
Professionals, students and young people benefit from the service of language stays abroad organised with particular attention and a careful analysis of the client's objectives. The aim is to offer the best solution for optimal results.
CCT works with schools from all over the world, carefully selected according to high quality criteria.
CCT and its teachers
CCT employs native speakers and trainers selected on the basis of their professional qualifications, with extensive and many years of teaching experience validated by certificates.
The school also offers bilingual teaching in various combinations of English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Slovenian and Russian.
Director: Margaret De Lorenzi, lic. ès Lettres, trainer of trainers and subject matter expert.
CCT, a guarantee of quality
The philosophy of the institute is based on transparency and the search for an ideal price-quality ratio, which our clients at all levels share and appreciate.
Certified eduQua, the Swiss quality label for further education institutions
Member of FSSP (Swiss Federation of Private Schools) and ASPSI (Association of Private Schools of Italian Switzerland)
Qualified agent IALC, Quality English, Ih International House, ICEF
CCT is located
In Lugano, on the corner of Viale Cattaneo and Viale Cassarate, opposite the Palazzo Studi and 600 metres from the University.