Thai language lessons

study options

We offer a wide selection of Thai courses at our school in Patong Beach. Our online study options are self-study and teacher-led group or private classes. Click below to see your options.


study in a group or privately at our school in Patong

hybrid courses combining self-study with teacher-led video-call lessons

learn online at your own pace


self-study courses

self-study courses allow you to study at home at your own pace using our online classroom

self-study beginner course – 6 months access

What’s included?

In our online classroom you’ll get access to thousands of audio files, hundreds of videos and plenty of exercises.

How much does it cost?

The self-study Thai Foundation language course costs 1,950 Baht for 6 months access.

What do you need?

Our courses are browser-based, so you can use a phone, tablet, laptop or PC. And it doesn’t matter if you’re using Windows, Mac or Android – they all work fine.

What will you learn?

The Thai Foundation course materials use simple phonetics to get you speaking from day one. You’ll start off with Thai pronouns and verbs to make short statements, then progress to negatives and question forms. You’ll learn how to use Can, Cannot and Can?, how to count in Thai, and use adjectives to describe objects. The course covers possessive forms, so you can say an item is ‘yours’, ‘mine’, etc. You’ll cover the different forms of the verb-to-be that are used in Thai, and much, much more.

There are clear, simple explanations and examples at every step.

Learn at your own pace and convenience!

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self-study beginner course – 6 months access

What’s included?

In our online classroom you’ll get access to thousands of audio files and hundreds of videos. Using clear, simple explanations, examples, audio clips and downloadable materials, it couldn’t be easier or quicker.

What do you need?

Our courses are browser-based, so you can use a phone, tablet, laptop or PC. And it doesn’t matter if you’re using Windows, Mac or Android – they all work fine.

What will you learn?

Quite simply – you’ll learn to read using the easiest system ever developed.

This is a comprehensive course designed for everyone who wants to begin reading and writing Thai.

Starting from zero knowledge, you’ll be amazed how quickly you can read your first words

Learn at your own pace and convenience!

How much does it cost?

The self-study Read Thai course costs just 1,950 Baht for 6 months access.

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hybrid courses

hybrid courses combine self-study and online classes with your Thai teacher

self-study + 5 x 90-minute online classes – 3 days per week – 2 weeks of study

How many students are there in a Thai Foundation class?

There are a maximum of just 4 places for each online Thai Foundation course.

When are the classes?

The Thai Foundation course is a two-week language course that commences every Monday throughout the year (with the exception of Songkran in mid-April and Xmas/New Year).

This beginner course is 5 x 90-minute online lessons spread over 5 days, using Google Meet. Lessons are on Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the first week, and Tuesday and Thursday in the second week.

Class times are 16.00 pm until 17.30 pm, local time.

How much does it cost?

The hybrid Thai Foundation language course costs 2,500 Baht per person for 5 lessons over 2 weeks and includes access to the online classroom.

What study materials are used?

Access to our online Thai Foundation course classroom is included in the course fee. There are thousands of audio clips, hundreds of videos, as well as exercises and quizzes to test yourself.

What will you learn?

The Thai Foundation course materials use simple phonetics to get you speaking from day one. You’ll start off with Thai pronouns and verbs to make short statements, then progress to negatives and question forms. You’ll learn how to use Can, Cannot and Can?, how to count in Thai, and use adjectives to describe objects. The course covers possessive forms, so you can say an item is ‘yours’, ‘mine’, etc. You’ll cover the different forms of the verb-to-be that are used in Thai, and finally days of the week and points in time. In just 2 weeks of study you get a good grounding in the basics of the Thai language.

The next 12 Thai Foundation course start dates are:

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1 or 2 classes per day – 3 or 5 days per week – unlimited period of study

How many students are there in a Private Thai class?

Private online lessons are one-to-one in Google Meet with your Thai teacher.

What study materials are used?

A selection of Thai study books and materials are available depending on your level and goals. For example, we have Speak Thai books 1 to 4 for learning conversational Thai using phonetics, and we have Read Thai books 1 and 2 for those interested in learning to read and write the Thai script.

When are the classes?

Private lessons can be scheduled to commence any day at any time between 09.00am and 18.00pm Thai time. Most students book 1 lesson per day, 5 days per week. Others study only 1 lesson per day, 3 days per week, or just one lesson per week. The time and days is up to you, depending on availability in our teachers schedules.

We will email you a PDF copy of the required book providing you purchase 5 or more lessons, otherwise there is a charge.

How much does it cost?

Each Private Thai class of 45 minutes costs 575 Baht.

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in-school courses

in-school courses are teacher-led classes at our school in Patong Beach

3 classes per day – 3 days per week – 2 weeks of study

How many students are there in a Thai Foundation class?

There are a maximum of 12 places for each Thai Foundation course.

When are the classes?

The Thai Foundation course is a two-week language course that commences every Monday throughout the year (with the exception of Songkran in mid-April and Xmas/New Year).

This beginner course is 15 Thai lessons spread over 5 days at 3 lessons per day at our school in Patong Beach, Phuket. Lessons are on Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the first week, and Tuesday and Thursday in the second week.

Class times are 10.00 am until 12.50 pm, with 10 minute breaks at 10.50 am and 11.50 am.

How much does it cost?

The Thai Foundation language course costs 3,500 Baht per person for 15 lessons over 2 weeks and includes the study book.

What study materials are used?

The Thai Foundation course book is included in the course fee.

What will you learn?

The Thai Foundation course book uses simple phonetics to get you speaking from day one. You’ll start off with Thai pronouns and verbs to make short statements, then progress to negatives and question forms. You’ll learn how to use Can, Cannot and Can?, how to count in Thai, and use adjectives to describe objects. The course covers possessive forms, so you can say an item is ‘yours’, ‘mine’, etc. You’ll cover the different forms of the verb-to-be that are used in Thai, and finally days of the week and points in time. There are answers to all the exercises at the back of the book. In just 2 weeks of study you get a good grounding in the basics of the Thai language.

The next 12 Thai Foundation course start dates are:

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2 classes per day – 2 days per week – 12 to 48 weeks of study

How many students are there in a Thai Easy-Going class?

Easy Going group Thai language lessons can accommodate up to 12 students per group.

What study materials are used?

The course fee includes a binder containing pre-prepared individual loose leaf study sheets for each Easy Going Thai class. There are sufficient sheets to study longer than 12 months.

When are the classes?

Easy Going Lessons are on Mondays & Wednesdays, and Tuesdays & Thursdays between 11.00am and 12.50pm, with a 10 minute break from 11.50am until 12 noon.

Our Easy Going Thai language classes can be joined at any time – classes are ongoing throughout the year.

Note: Completion of the Thai Foundation Course is required before moving on to the Easy Going group.

How much does it cost?

A 12-week Easy Going Thai course costs 13,800 Baht per person.

A 24-week Easy Going Thai course costs 22,800 Baht per person.

A 48-week Easy Going Thai course costs 40,800 Baht per person.

As this is a group session, you cannot postpone classes or make up any unattended classes.

What will you learn?

Each week introduces a new subject and does not require knowledge of previous materials. Even joining a class with students that have been studying for some weeks is possible, as each week brings new study subjects.

Here are just a few of the subjects covered in the Easy Going Thai language class:

  • At the bank
  • At the post office
  • Buying fruit
  • Prepositions of place
  • Good, better, best
  • About time
  • In the bathroom
  • Shapes & colours
  • In the bedroom
  • Comparatives & superlatives
  • Have you ever?
  • Weights & measures
  • Family relations
  • Prepositions of time
  • Buying & renting a house
  • Seasons & weather
  • Asking & giving directions
  • At the dentist
  • Buying vegetables
  • At the pharmacy
  • Repairs – the plumber
  • Conjunctions
  • At immigration
  • Motorcycle repair & rental

The next 12 Thai Easy-Going course start dates are:

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4 classes per day – 5 days per week – 4 to 24 weeks of study

What study materials are used?

The course fee includes all necessary Thai study books. You will learn how to read, write and converse in Thai.

How much does it cost?

A 4-week Intensive Thai language course costs 27,000 Baht per person.

An 8-week Intensive Thai language course costs 52,000 Baht per person.

A 12-week Intensive Thai language course costs 73,000 Baht per person.

You may book any number of weeks from 1 up to 24.

As this is a group session, you cannot postpone classes or make up any unattended classes.

How many students are there in a Thai Intensive class?

There are a maximum of 12 places for each Intensive Thai class.

When are the classes?

We have an Intensive Thai class starting every month of the year.

There are 3 levels of Intensive Thai language study: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced. Once you complete the Beginner level you can progress the following months to Intermediate and Advanced.

Study is 4 lessons per day between 15.00 and 19.00 Monday to Friday for 4 weeks.

The next 12 Thai Intensive course start dates are:

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1 or 2 classes per day – 3 or 5 days per week – unlimited period of study

How many students are there in a Private Thai class?

Private Thai lessons are one-to-one with your Thai teacher, but two persons or more can also book to study in a private group together.

How much does it cost?

Each Private Thai class costs 575 Baht, so a block of 20 lessons would cost 11,500 Baht. This would take 4 weeks to complete at 1 lesson per day, 5 days per week. Classes of 2 persons or more cost 375 Baht per lesson per person irrespective of number of students.

When are the classes?

Private Thai lessons can be scheduled to commence any day at any time. Most students book 1 or 2 Thai lessons per day, 5 days per week. Others study only 1 lesson per day, 3 days per week. The time and days is up to you, depending on availability in our teachers schedules.

What study materials are used?

A selection of Thai study books and materials are available depending on your level and goals. For example, we have Speak Thai books 1 to 4 for learning conversational Thai using phonetics, and we have Read Thai books 1 and 2 for those interested in learning to read and write the Thai script.

book now!