Mai Tu Liao! Your time is too precious to be wasted.

At, we want to help you listen and speak basic conversational Hokkien in the shortest time possible. This Hokkien workshop – conducted in English – is perfect for beginners, even if you don’t have any Mandarin background. Are you ready for a highly-focused Hokkien workshop?

Spoken Hokkien for Everyday Use

Taught in English

Absolutely no Mandarin background required

Fun-filled Activities

Learn and practise with fellow participants

Language Hacks

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Learn Hokkien in 8 Hours

2 x 4-hour Express Workshop

11 & 18 January 2020, Saturdays

1pm to 5pm

Singapore Shopping Centre, Singapore 239924

(5-minute walk from Dhoby Ghaut MRT)

S$188 nett, inclusive of course materials

Hokkien Workshop Requirements

To create a conducive learning environment for everyone, we have 3 basic requirements for this Hokkien Workshop.

  1. You have no or minimal background in Hokkien;
  2. You are serious about learning Hokkien; and
  3. You want to pick up Hokkien as soon as possible.

In addition, we want to know you on a more personal basis, so as to make learning more practical and applicable in your daily lives. Thus, in the application form, do remember to share with us why you want to learn Hokkien as well as the topics (as listed below) that you are most interested in!

For example, are you learning Hokkien to communicate with your grandparents? Or are you working in the healthcare industry and would need to know some medical terms or give instructions in Hokkien?

Hokkien Workshop Course Outline

  • Greetings
  • Basic Phrases for Daily Conversations
  • Numbers, Time & Dates
  • Hobbies & Daily Activities
  • Common Body Parts & Medical Terms
  • Food
  • Hokkien Slangs and Idioms for Everyday Use
  • Tips & Tricks for Picking Up Hokkien Faster

Simple refreshments – water, coffee, tea – will be provided. Hurray!

A certificate of attendance will be awarded when you complete both sessions. Hurray! Hurray!

Selected applicants will be contacted via phone and email. Application will close once the class is full.

Learn Hokkien Workshop Singapore


“Interactive games that were able to put the language into good use and allow us to apply directly on daily conversations.” ~ Judy



“Thank you very much, Ski + Eugene for the very engaging and interesting classes. And for being extremely enthusiastic in passing on the love of dialect and enabling more conversations with grandparents, hawker aunties and uncles, taxi drivers, etc!” ~ Daphne



“Well-chosen topics of conversation, presented in an engaging manner. I’ve learnt quite a lot in just 2 weeks. Thank you! I’m an educator by occupation and feel that the pedagogies selected to deliver this course are effective!” ~ Elaine

To apply for Hokkien Workshop for Beginners, please fill in this form:

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