Culture step

Estonian Institute’s free schooling program “Culture step” is organized for people whose native tongue is not Estonian and who are interested in learning more about Estonian culture, nature, history and everyday life. The program consists of lectures, discussions, study trips and visits. Each participant completes 25 academic hours worth of activities.

 
 

If, how and when to participate?

Culture Step program for 2022 is about to start!

Registration for the spring-summer session is open!

See you in May and June!

 

THE PAID PROGRAM May – June 2022 and all the purchase conditions are here:

 

How to stay in touch?

1) For any questions about the English program don’t hesitate to contact Marina Zastrogina; marina.zastrogina@estinst.ee.
2) Make sure to join FB closed group Culture Step.
3) Follow us on Instagram: culturestepestonia

 

Marina Zastrogina
Coordinator of the English program
marina.zastrogina@estinst.ee

 

Each participant can select their own schedule!

The participants receive more information and the event schedule after registering in the program. Each participant can select freely the events they want to participate at based on their interests and possibilities. Each event is worth a certain amount of academic hours. Each participant needs to complete 24-27 academic hours worth of activities.

The program is held in Tallinn and Harju County (Russian and English groups) as well as in Narva and Ida-Viru County (Russian group).

 

In which languages is the Culture Step program available and what is it about?

The events are held in English and Russian as group activities. Each group 40-45 participants depending on the event.

The event selection consists of trips (to Arvo Pärt Centre, Kohtla-Järve, Tartu, etc) and other tailor-made programs.

Each participant who has completed the program will get a certification.

 

Registration process

Registration is open!

Register as participant 
The Estonian Institute will send further information regarding the program within 2 weeks after registration.
The program is open for everyone who isn’t a native Estonian speaker and is at least 16 years old.
 

Partners

The project is partnered with local cultural establishments, NGOs, professional guides and other specialists. The Estonian Institute is also very thankful to it’s Estonian volunteers and is also always open for new partnerships.

 

Become a volunteer!

if you wish to participate as a volunteer by helping to organize events (helping with the registration sheets, taking photos, participating in discussions etc) then please contact kultuurisamm@estinst.ee.

As a volunteer you’ll be able to participate in all the events for free while learning together with other participants about Estonian culture and society. The program offers a chance to connect with people from across the world.

 

Contacts

The Culture Step program is organized by Estonian Institute

MTÜ Eesti Instituut

MTÜ Eesti Instituut
Suur-Karja 14, 10140 Tallinn, Estonia
estinst@estinst.ee

Valeria Mihhailova

Valeria Mihhailova
Culture Step project manager, coordinator of the Russian program
valeria.mihhailova@estinst.ee