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Annual Training Check (CAF)

Would you like to learn French in Geneva? Take advantage of Chèque Annuel de Formation (CAF)!

Swiss French School Switzerland is an EDUQUA certified centre, which allows us to offer you the possibility of financing part of your French course with the Annual Training Cheque, commonly referred to as Chèque Annuel de Formation (CAF).

What is the CAF or Chèque Annuel de Formation?

The CAF (Chèque Annuel de Formation) is an annual cheque, issued by the State of Geneva, to the value of CHF 500, which can be used to finance your training in French. The aim of this scheme is to promote the professional development of adults by offering them financial support for training.

Who can obtain the Annual Training Cheque (CAF)?

The Annual Training Cheque (CAF) is granted to adults who have been taxpayers in the canton of Geneva for at least one year at the time of the start of the requested training, for courses lasting a minimum of 40 hours. Depending on the type of training you are aiming for, you can benefit from the CAF for three consecutive years or in one go.

To find out more about how to obtain the Annual Training Cheque (CAF), its conditions of use and its advantages, please consult the official page of the State of Geneva: https://www.ge.ch/beneficier-cheque-annuel-formation

If you wish to apply online for the CAF, you can visit the following link:

If you need help in completing your application or if you would like further information, our language consultants will be happy to guide you through the process, of course without any obligation on your part. Please note that the application for the Annual Training Cheque must be submitted before the start of the course to be accepted.

Learn French with the Annual Training Cheque scheme

To get a job in Switzerland, it is an advantage to have a good level of French. But training in French also means opening up to new encounters and experiences, being more at ease when travelling abroad, better understanding the world around us...

Have you ever dreamed of speaking French fluently? The CAF can be used to finance all or part of your French training to achieve your goals! Take advantage of this financial aid to master a language that is essential on the job market and open up new horizons, both professionally and personally.

Accessible to all profiles and all levels, Swiss French School courses will allow you to progress efficiently, at your own pace. Standard French courses, online or in centre, private and semi-private, intensive French courses, exam preparation (DELF, DALF and FIDE): choose a course 100% adapted to your needs!

All our French courses are based on a unique method on the market, inspired by the learning of the mother tongue: 65% of your time is devoted to listening and practising spoken French, compared to 35% for written French. With a success rate of 97%, the Swiss French School method has proven itself to be successful with many learners, from absolute beginners to experienced French speakers: why not you?

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