About us

C&C INTENSIVE ENGLISH a été fondé par 2 femmes passionnées des langues et de l’enseignement.

C&C INTENSIVE ENGLISH was founded by two women who are passionate about languages and teaching.

Of Anglo French origin, Carmina Catena has split her life between England and France. She gained experience as an English teacher at the prestigious St Giles College in Brighton (UK), where she has taught for 10 years.

She holds a Masters in applied linguistics from Sussex University (UK), a CELTA : B (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults) from St Giles Brighton, a DELTA (Cambridge Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults) from the British Council, and a DAEFLE (Diplôme d’Aptitude d’Enseignement du Français langues Etrangère).

Penelope Crowdy is English and since 1974 has lived in France, where she is a state qualified teacher: AFPA.
She holds a CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults)and a diploma in 'Métiers de l’Animation et de la Formation' from the CAFOC.


Carmina and Penelope aim to enable companies, workers and students looking to perfect their English usage by making use of their experience and dual culture in the most efficient and professional way.

C&C INTENSIVE ENGLISH uses a network of teachers who are qualified, experienced native speakers who share their passion for teaching and value the importance of expectations and conviviality.

C&C INTENSIVE ENGLISH works with companies of all sizes and in all activity sectors:
Alter Development, Barclays, Equant (Groupe France Télécom), Groupe Arnault Tzanck, MAAF Assurances, Parfumerie Molinard, Polytech Nice-Sophia, Sogitec…


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Siege social : Le Drakkar - Sophia Antipolis, 2405 route des Dolines, 06560 Valbonne
Tél. : 07 70 18 22 73 / 06 22 38 05 46
Site internet : www.cc-intensive-english.com Mail : carmina@cc-intensive-english.com

SARL au capital de 8 000 €
SIRET 750 015 638 00018  RCS Cannes - Code NAF 8559A 
Organisme de formation enregistré sous le numéro 93.06.06913.06 auprès du Préfet de région de Provence-Alpes-Côtes d'Azur
TVA intracommunautaire : FR06 750 015 638