Soft Landing Language School

Lättichstrasse 8c

6340 Baar

German for all ages and levels

The Soft Landing Book Club

The Soft Landing Book Club is starting to meet: 4 dates - 4 books to discuss. Free of charge for our students!


Do you have some basic knowledge? Ask us! You can JUMP ON in any course. NEW! The start of the EVENING COURSE has been postponed to March, 2nd!

Courses for Russian speaking students with Russian speaking teachers.

We have a new Russian speaking teacher and we can offer lessons for Russian speaking students. Ask us for more information!

Homework Club - Swiss public school

Courses for Afrikaans speaking students

Come and learn german with Afrikaans speaking teachers.

The Language School in Zug

News & Events

From Zero to Hero A1

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A1 – Complete level plus Goethe Exam

The Goethe-Zertifikat A1 is a confirmation of basic language skills of German. Register now and benefit from a 10 % early bird discount.

Homework clubs

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Homework and learning support in all subjects (German, NMG, Maths and English). Group lessons for schoolchildren in the Swiss public school.

German Courses 2023

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The new course program is published now!

Register now and start the coming year with the right German course.

Book Club

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Would you like to have more conversations in German?

Then our book club is just right for you.

Seminar: Decoding Swiss German

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Decoding Swiss German in one session of 90 minutes

Free of charge for Soft Landing students
and only CHF 25 for new students!

Our Services

Corporate Program

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Professional support on all levels

Other Languages

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French, Spanish, English and Italian

For business, travels or for children to keep up their mother tongue.

English for Wee Learners

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Wee Learners (3 to 6 year olds)

Engaging songs, rhymes, games, crafts, finger plays, and quality children‘s literature based on a weekly theme to help build English language listening and speaking skills.



A series of exciting seminars on language and regional topics.

All seminars are held in English.

Private Tutoring

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For all school subjects at all levels, in English and German.

We offer tutoring for both local and international schools.

Our Values

  • Learning made fun
  • Successful track record
  • Experienced and efficient
  • Goal-driven
  • Personalised service

Our Approach

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Annie & Ian

Harry is quite simply an amazing language teacher. He is also very knowledgeable about the whole citizenship process. Annie and I both took German lessons with Harry to firstly improve our German lang...


Harry Fuchs and Soft Landing earns my highest recommendation not only for learning German but for learning so much about Switzerland. Harry and his team at Soft Landing took me from basically zero Ger...


Soft Landing was recommended to me by my friends and I am very grateful to them for that. Classes at this school allowed me in 2 years from an absolutely zero level to prepare and to successfully pass...

Isabel, Jonathan & Milly

Dear Harry, We are honoured to be asked to contribute and do so with pleasure. Our family’s language learning journey has been supported by Soft Landing since our arrival in Switzerland 8 years ago. T...


I prepared for a Goethe-Zertifikat C2 exam with Softlanding and Harry Fuchs. Harry (and Softlanding) is a highly competent professional who offers an absolutely excellent service: Flexibility, fast an...


I have only good words to say about Softlanding. Within 2 years of starting to learn German with Softlanding, I was able to pass the B2 and then the C1 Goethe exam and eventually start studying biomed...


To study at ETH, I had to pass a C1 certificate with 80%. When I decided that I wanted to study at ETH, my German was very poor. Harry supported me for a year with an intensive programme, so that in t...


I was struggling with my German at local school. Yvonne helped me improve a lot. The books were great. They helped me understand important grammatical rules. They lessons are always fun....


I would like to give thanks to softlanding for preparing my two kids. The older got support for the C1 exam in German and passed with a good result. And my younger takes special lessons to prepare him...

Peet & Jenni

We arrived in Switzerland from South Africa not knowing any German. Soft Landings was recommended to us and we went along feeling very nervous. From our very first lesson with Harry we knew we had com...


I found out about the Soft Landing School from friends. Many of my friends had studied German there and quickly reached a high level, enabling them to work or study for example at university.The schoo...
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Katja & Andrey

We had a privilege to meet with Soft Landing about 7 years ago through a reference of our friends. Initially, based on my previous experience with language schools, I had very limited expectations. Bo...


I would like to recommend Soft Landing for anyone who wants to learn German. I attended the German courses level B2 and C1, had lessons with the wonderful teachers. We worked in small groups and the l...


My experience with Soft Landing is a very positive one. I am glad to have worked with them in preparation for my C1 German exam, which I passed with flying colours thanks to their classes which really...


Softlanding ... I cannot stress enough how important the language lessons I received with them were. Communication is at the heart of relationships between people, communities, organisations and insti...


Harry helped me prepare for my Swiss passport interviews. I found the process nerve-wracking, but Harry gave me confidence and reassurance, helped me improve my German and taught me more about Switzer...


Softlanding was recommended to me by a colleague, who said that in her experience it was one of the best schools for learning German and indeed she was right. After taking one-to-one tutoring classes ...
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Soft Landing and Harry Fuchs are the go to language and Swiss naturalization service for any expat arriving in Zug. I started from zero at soft landings and they taught me to speak German; got me thro...


My whole family works with Harry and other teachers in Softlanding to improve our German and French. Harry is amazing at tailoring the lessons to suit each student and level. My two daughters are stud...


Preparation for the Swiss Citizenship process is full of questions and uncertainties – where do I start? how do I prepare? do I know enough now? Softlanding will give you the core support, strategy an...
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I’m fully satisfied with the language courses at Soft Landing. The classes at the school are conducted by professional teachers and specific study material provided by the school helped me to learn th...


softlanding and Harry Fuchs was a great help for my family and I whilst studying for the Swiss citizenship tests. Softlanding has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the citizenship process and th...


I would like to say a big thank you to Softlanding school and Harry Fuchs personally for teaching German and Swiss history to my two daughters. His kind and easy-going approach to teaching helped my ...


I did a full scale German grammar course together with my wife in a small group. It was a very beneficial experience. I was really impressed about two things, 1. Harry Fuchs has an incredible capabili...


Highly dependable, flexible and friendly staff and tutors. Learning one of the local languages of Switzerland is crucial and sometimes intimidating. Soft Landing provides a professional, fun and tailo...

Marcela & Eddie

I wanted to thank Harry for all the effort and great knowledge he helped us with during our naturalisation process. We passed without any problems thanks to his tips and dedication. Attending the prep...


I am very grateful to Softlanding and Harry Fuchs for preparing me to C1 level in German for professional reasons. Having Harry as a German teacher is truly a pleasure. He has a unique teaching style ...


SoftLanding and Harry provide, not only exceptional German language teaching with clear, bitesized and thorough explanations of grammar, but also a bridge to Swiss history and politics in the Kanton a...


Thanks a lot to Softlanding for an excellent B1 exam preparation course! We had a small group of two students, which made it really personalized. The course gave me a very clear picture on what to exp...

Kati & Attila

We have been living in Canton Zug for the past 12 years with our family and ever since Harry and Softlanding have been integral part of our lives supporting us with successful integration and making S...