Simply what we are up to at Insted

French Intensive students

Spring skiing and studying with 25% discount

 | Study languages
Our spring deal offer: 25% discount on the winter intensive course if you book minimum 3 weeks from now until 30th April 2015. We still have 5 weeks left of our French intensive course and what better time to join us than during the springtime. Ski, enjoy the sun and study French during the less […] Read more

Insted's student trip to Courmayeur

Student trip to Courmayeur

  Insted students went to Courmayeur to eat Italian pizza and ski deep powder. Every year we organise a student trip to Courmayeur, a ski resort that is found on the other side of the Mont Blanc tunnel from Chamonix. Courmayeur offers great piste skiing but you can often find untouched powder traps all over the mountain.     […] Read more


Smoke build up at Insted

  Insted students had a day off due to smoke build up. This morning the building where Insted’s school is located was evacuated due to smoke build up. The smoke was caused by an electric fault in the basement of the building, but is now taken care of. No one was hurt and the fire […] Read more

Insted students ski in chamonix

Ski & Study French, is it really possible?

  Do you know what the Insted students are up to after school? The Insted students have been studying French since the 12th of January and they are getting used to the life as a student at Insted. It has been snowing a lot in Chamonix and plenty of skiers are enjoying the great conditions. We asked our students, Emmy […] Read more

Welcome to our evening course

  Insted’s French evening course has started, time for you to join? Are you one of those who work or ski all day? We have you covered with our French evening course. It doesn’t matter if you are looking for a job, already working or if you are in Chamonix for the great skiing. Speaking […] Read more

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Avalanche & glacier awareness course

Learn how to be safe in the mountains We have a long tradition of educating our students in basic avalanche and glacier awareness. It is a prioritised subject for us to provide this knowledge to our students so they can experience the mountains in a safer way. This course is included in Insted’s 15 week Ski […] Read more

Erik is climbing up the last path on Col du passon


 | Chamonix , Chamonix , Chamonix
  Get an introduction to avalanche & glacier awareness Insted has provided Chamonix with French language courses since 1999. Avalanche & glacier awareness has always been offered to our students and now we are doing the second FREE lecture about mountain safety for the season. Join us tonight on the 21st of January at Insted. The lecture […] Read more