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Relocation company ,Ohmytime, which specializes in organising events for expats, and MRI Communication, specialists in adult training and public relations, have launched a new course, designed for helping newcomers settle into life in Switzerland. Called "Ohmyswitzerland", the course is divided into three modules, each targeted at a different aspect of living in this unique country.

Taking place in Neuchâtel on three Monday afternoons in June, the course is delivered in English by Swiss people who know exactly what living in Switzerland entails.

The first module, called Vivre en Suisse, will give an essential overview of the real Switzerland and provides an excellent insight into Swiss culture, history and geography. It is scheduled to take place at St. Georges School in Neuchâtel on Monday 14th June from 1.30 pm to 5 pm and will be presented by Maude Righi.

The second module, called Découvrir la Suisse, will provide an interesting outdoor introduction to the region. The course presenter, Marie Glauser, will take you to local places of interest and history. This session, details of which will be announced during the first session, will take place on Monday 21st June from 1.30 to 5pm.

The third module, called Cuisiner Suisse, will demonstrate the diversity in both traditional and modern Swiss cuisine and will be held in a local family-owned restaurant, La Désobéissance. This last module will take place on Monday 28th June from 3 pm to 8 pm and will be run by Vincent Juillerat.

The cost for the course, which is limited to 10 people, is 890 CHF per participant and will include all course materials, soft drinks, snacks, meal and trip fee. The modules cannot be taken separately.

To register, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 032 841 55 64. Please register not later than 7 days before the beginning of the course

If you can't make the first course then you might like to try one of their later courses:  

  • 6th, 13th, 21st of September 2010
  • 22nd, 29th of November and 6th of December 2010

Please visit these websites for further information: