Foreign Language and ESL Training

Global Language Strategies is a recognized education provider focused on language acquisition, including English as a Second Language. Our talented instructors tailor language lessons to the level of desired proficiency and the purpose of each course. Adult learning theory is combined with the suitable instructional modality to achieve optimum student retention.

Global Language Strategies applies the most effective adult learning theories and the latest research in second language acquisition to increase foreign language and ESL proficiency. Our courses and mentoring sessions are highly interactive between the instructor and his/her students, which creates a dynamic and enjoyable learning environment. Moreover, our instructors teach language forms and vocabulary in the context of meaningful learning activities that are tailored to the individual student(s).

Whether it is a one-on-one Arabic class, or a group Spanish class for your agency or company, we can provide the necessary instructors and curricula to meet your organization’s goals. Our instructors are all highly educated and seasoned language teachers who know how to facilitate language proficiency quickly and efficiently regardless of the initial aptitude level.

In addition to customizing our curricula to the individual learner’s needs and desired proficiency levels, Global Language Strategies offers a variety of ESL and foreign language training methods, including lecture-based (platform) training, online computer-based training and immersion training. We can train personnel at our facilities in Northern Virginia or deploy mobile training teams to teach at your location.


Military Training

GLS provides a number of training services to US and NATO military personnel, including pre-deployment training in support of active missions and contingency operations worldwide. Specifically, we offer the following training capabilities to the military:

  • Training Needs Assessment/Analysis
  • Training Design and Curriculum Development
  • Instruction (Classroom and Online)
  • Role Players


GLS employs a cadre of former US military members on staff, including retired service members, who develop DoD-compliant instructional materials and deliver courses in the following subjects in support of military installations across the United States and abroad

  • Cultural Awareness
  • Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape (SERE)
  • Counter IED
  • Biometrics
  • Counterinsurgency (COIN)


  • Operations Security (OPSEC)
  • Information Security
  • Personnel Recovery
  • Language Immersion
  • Combatives (all levels)
  • Defensive Driving