Created in 1987 by the Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie de Brest
(Brest Chamber of Commerce and Industry), CIEL Bretagne is ideally
located inside the walls of an elegant 19th century manor house, in
the centre of a magnificent wooded parkland at the foot of the Elorn
River. All year round, we welcome more than 1,000 students and
teachers of French who come here to train for between a week and a
Our teachers:a dynamic and creative
The professionalism and enthusiasm of our teachers will help you
perfect your French in a good learning environment with a friendly
atmosphere favouring all forms of exchange.
Our courses: active methods,
targeted on the needs of the participants
Our French as a Foreign Language centre offers a large range of
French courses from full beginner’s to advanced levels. The
programme followed is compliant with the Common European Framework
of Reference for Languages (CEFRL) Whatever your age (from 16
onwards) and profile, we have a course to match your requirements:
intensive, private, specialized French (business, tourism),
preparation for exams (DELF, DALF, DFP, TCF, TEF, etc.), preparation
for higher education, language courses abroad for secondary school
students, teacher training, etc.
Discover our course programme
Our host families: a warm friendly
We advise total immersion with a host family. This form of
accommodation makes learning easier and accelerates your progress,
while enjoying the advantages of family life with outings, meals,
Other accommodation solutions: a
stay at your leisure
You prefer to keep your independence, come with your friends or
family, and keep more flexible timetables
Choose your accommodation solution
Our premises and facilities: a comfortable study environment
Multimedia laboratory, TOMATIS laboratory
Free access to computers, free Wi-Fi throughout the school.
Resource centre offering magazines in various languages (French, English, German, etc.) and works on grammar, vocabulary, civilization, free to use whenever you wish.
Cafeteria equipped with hot and cold drink distributors, snacks and a microwave.
Restaurant open in the early morning, offering pastries, service up till 1.30 pm for lunch.
Sunny garden at the seaside, equipped with a terrace enabling you to take your lunch outdoors in the summer.
Indoor courtyard equipped with table tennis tables.
2.5 hectare park in which it is possible to play ball games.
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