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PLTCE Building

Partner Language Training Center Europe (PLTCE)

The Partner Language Training Center Europe, a NATO Partner Training and Education Centre, offers advanced and specialized classroom instruction in Arabic, English, French, Persian-Farsi, and Russian to more than 400 US military and NATO/Partner attendees each year.

Included in this are faculty professional development courses in language testing and classroom instruction and assessment.

Mission

"...provide flexible language training for US personnel while offering English and strategic language instruction and expertise for NATO Allies and worldwide partners."

* Deputy Secretary of Defense Gordon England's 1 June 2007 memo, Subject: Functional Transfer of Foreign Language Training Center Europe

Vision

The "Go To" center for defense-sector advanced language training practices and expertise for NATO Allies and worldwide partners.

For additional questions, contact us via email: PLTCE [at] marshallcenter.org

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Our Programs
Welcome to PLTCE
Applied Consecutive Interpretation Techniques
PLTCE
Find Your Course
PLTCE offers five week Language Enhancement Courses (LEC) in Modern Standard Arabic and Levantine dialect.
The course is designed to familiarize the student with the French language, current material and issues, review vocabulary by topics, discuss grammar, practice speaking and overall language knowledge.
The course is designed to familiarize the student with the Persian-Farsi language, current material and issues, review vocabulary by topics, discuss grammar, practice speaking and overall language knowledge.
PLTCE offers five week Language Enhancement Courses (LEC) offered in Russian
NATO Language Testing and Standards Courses
Find Your Course
The Language Testing Seminar is the foundation course for English language professionals who will be responsible for developing proficiency tests to NATO standards.
The Advanced Language Testing Seminar is a highly technical seminar for experienced STANAG 6001 test developers.
The aim of the English Language Faculty Development Workshop is to familiarize experienced English teachers with current language teaching methodologies and practices.
The Language Standards and Assessment Seminar is an interactive seminar that familiarizes participants with the NATO standards for language proficiency.