TRAIN International is offering “Acquire,” language acquisition training in Joplin, MO from April 4-15, 2011. Eric Derry leads this two-week intensive training empowering cross-cultural workers with the best known current strategies and tools based on the the best-known textbooks. At Acquire, you will:

  • Learn proven and effective principles and techniques of language acquisition
  • Understand the impact language learning will have on your whole overseas experience
  • Improve your ability to hear and make new phonetic sounds
  • Get tips on working with language helpers on the field
  • Spend time with language helpers putting into practice the phonetic training and language learning methods
  • Gain the confidence that you CAN learn your target language

The cost for this training is $890 per adult.  For more information, check out