The FWBP Online Conversation Club is for students who already speak Brazilian Portuguese and are looking for ways to improve their conversation skills, vocabulary, use of idioms and complex grammar structures. If you are unsure about your level, please refer to the FAQs section at the bottom of this page.

The interactive lessons take place on Zoom, and are based on authentic materials, i.e. scenes from Brazilian films and series, Brazilian songs, YouTube videos, internet articles, current topics, Brazilian culture, etc.


  • The course takes place on Sundays for 6 weeks, starting on 7th March (last lesson: 11 April)
  • Each lesson runs for 1 hour and 30 mins with no break. 
  • Total number of course hours: 9
  • The course runs for 6 weeks
  • The lessons take place from 20:00 - 21:30 (UK Time - GMT)
  • Lessons will be available for replay


  • Class size: maximum 10 students (minimum 5 to go ahead)
  • Students must be 18+ years old
  • Language ability: this course is for intermediate/advanced
  • Classes will take place via Zoom
  • Course price: US $170 (approximately £122)


  • A reliable internet connection
  • A desktop computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone. For a better learning experience a desktop computer or a laptop are preferable
  • A webcam on or attached to the device you will be using
  • An integrated microphone to the device you will be using or an attached headset


  • All live lessons - available for replay until 4 days after the last lesson of the course
  • Downloadable PDF lesson notes - available until 4 days after the last lesson
  • Access to a platform where the the recorded lessons, PDF notes and interactive exercises will be stored




Frequently Asked Questions

This course is for people who have studied Brazilian Portuguese to a fairly high level. This course is suitable for you if:
- You can hold a conversation in Portuguese about different topics, being able to explain yourself, even if you can't sometimes find the "right words" on the spot.
- You can understand native speakers most of the time, even if you sometimes don't understand every single word.
- You want to grow your confidence, especially with speaking and listening.
- You want to expand your vocabulary, use of idioms and complex grammar structures.
If you're still unsure about your level, please send me a message using the contact form at the bottom of this page, or DM me on Instagram, briefly describing your experience with Portuguese and any concerns you might have.

If the minimum number is not reached, a full refund will be issued to everyone who enrolled.

Refunds can be requested within up to ten calendar days before the start of the course. Please read the full terms and conditions (link at the bottom of this page). If you are unsure about anything, please send me a message using the contact form at the bottom of this page or DM me on Instagram.

If you miss a lesson, you will be able to watch the replay and access the material in the course platform. All live lessons will be recorded and uploaded the day after to the course platform. After the last lesson of the course, all the videos and material will be available for an extra 4 days.

No, you will need to have your camera and microphone switched on during the lessons, and will be expected to actively take part in the conversation. However, if you one day you decide you don't want to take part, you will be able to watch the lesson replay in the course platform.





Fernando Nonohay

My name is Fernando and I'm a Brazilian Portuguese Teacher, Translator & Interpreter based in London, UK. I was born in Porto Alegre, the capital of the Brazil's Rio Grande do Sul State. After I graduated from university, I visited London as a tourist and liked it so much that I moved back to train to be a teacher, translator and interpreter. In my 20+ years of experience I have helped many people on their journey to learn Brazilian Portuguese. Teaching is my passion and I am proud to have taught Brazilian Portuguese to staff of British Airways, BBC, Sotheby’s, Fine Line Film Distribution, among many others.