Language Learning in New York

SUMMER & FALL 2021 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for all 6 languages!

Depending on the duty station you are based in, the following courses are available to you:

If you are based in New York: please see our LCTU NEW YORK BROCHURE

If you are based elsewhere: please see the LCTU GLOBAL BROCHURE - Global participants can proceed to register if they meet the prerequisites (if you are unsure about your level, please fill out the Registration Assistance Form and select "it's a content-related issue" in question #4; one of our team members will respond to your request). Information for all learning managers for language learning licenses is available here.

*Safety is our priority: Due to Covid-19, the LCTU will be offering all Summer 2021 courses online. Fall 2021 courses will be held in a combination of online and in-person offerings, marking a phased return to in-person offerings subject to organizational guidance and taking into account local health and safety conditions. 

As always, our main goal is to continue to offer a high-qualityprogramme, targeted to the needs of our clients, and adapted to the current challenging circumstances. 

For detailed information regarding registration, please visit our Registration page

See our 2021 Calendar to know all the key dates for the Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall terms.


Meet the teachers working at the Language and Communications Training Unit!

The Language and Communications Training Unit (LCTU) is committed to creating a working environment that embraces equality, inclusivity and diversity, in support of the System-wide Strategy on Gender Parity To this end, the LCTU co-created the Gender-Inclusive Language Guidelines in the six official languages of the United Nations. Please use them and share your comments and suggestions in any of the six official UN languages through the contact form.