Slightly ahead of the New Year celebrations, Ciel Bretagne already shines brightly: Label Qualité FLE awarded with 3 stars in the 5 fields!
Since the audit carried out by the CIEP auditors at the beginning of July, the whole team has been on hot coals. We had to wait more than four months, so much an eternity for us, but the result fulfilled all our expectations! The interministerial Commission of December 18 awarded Ciel Bretagne the label with 3 stars in the 5 areas for 4 years, thus crowning the constant efforts and involvement of the administrative team, teachers and host families.
Holder of the label since its creation in 2007, Ciel Bretagne once again demonstrates its excellency!
But what is the French as a Foreign Language Quality certification ?
An official guarantee
The French as a foreign language quality certification is a government certification awarded for 4 years by : the Ministry for National Education, Higher Education and Research, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development, the Ministry for Culture and Communication.
Approved centres guarantee you the highest quality of linguistic training and assistance in 5 areas :
• training, teaching
• welcome, support
• premises, safety, equipment,
The Centre international d’études pédagogiques (CIEP), a national public institution administratively related to the ministry for National Education, is in charge of implementing this certification system.
The label’s objectives
The French as a foreign language quality certification was set up by decree in 2007 to identify, recognise, and promote centres of French as a foreign language of which the language offer and the services present guarantees of quality.
It is a matter of setting up a quality-assurance process to give the public confidence, and to help diplomatic posts and the French network of institutes to prescribe a reliable offer of French-language courses based.
The State also undertakes to to make it an instrument for promoting the French language in the context of academic and professional mobility.
More information on http://qualitefle.fr/en