The City of Athens sponsors Russian lessons for 70 tourism professionals
70 Athenians working in the tourism sector had the opportunity to improve their Russian language skills at four seminars held at the City of Athens Vocational Training Centre between December 2014 and March 2015.
The seminars, each lasting 70 hours, were organised by the Athens Development and Destination Management Agency in collaboration with Mouzenidis group of travel companies, which covered the costs of all teaching staff and materials. The course was specially designed to teach pupils the relevant terminology for tourism professions and services. Graduates of the course are now qualified to take Russian language proficiency exams.