Au-delà des langues will prepare you thoroughly for the Diploma in Language Proficiency test (DCL) to give you every chance of achieving the highest levels.

What is the Diploma in Language Proficiency?

The Diploma in Language Proficiency (DCL) is a national professional assessment created especially for adult learners. It corresponds to linguistic needs within the professional domain. This test consists of an oral and written section which simulate a real work situation.

The performance of successful candidates is graded according to five levels described in the Common European Framework of Reference for language learning.

Diplôme de Compétence en Langue

The Diploma in Language Proficiency (DCL) ) is a national professional qualification accredited by the quality controlling body Eduform and available in nine languages under the category Foreign Professional Languages:

Learning new languages

You can train and learn new languages starting from now, thanks to ADDL.

DCL, 5 areas of competence in language

Diploma in Language Proficiency (DCL) maps your competence in five areas of typical professional language:

  • Reading comprehension
  • Listening comprehension
  • Oral expression
  • Written expression
  • Oral interaction

The Diploma in Language Competency gives evidence to a referenced level as defined by the Common European Framework of Reference: levels A1 to A2 for Professional French, A2 to C1 for other languages.

Studies carried out in a business context have enabled the definition of a notion of professional use language of communication,transferrable to all sectors of activity and in all situations. Companies who need to precisely assure the competency in languages of their collaborators with more accuracy that the usual ‘Reading, Writing, Speaking’ scenarios.

Do not hesitate to contact us for more details or visit the DCL official website..