Voltaire Certificate

Make spelling a professional asset

by sitting the Voltaire Certificate!

The Voltaire Certificate is a certificate of standard in spelling recognised by schools and numerous companies.

Reliable and objective, it can be included on your CV to certify a good spelling standard for recruiters. The Voltaire Certificate is valid for 4 years from the date the examination is sat.

The Alliance Française Bruxelles-Europe is an authorised examination centre for this certification and allows its students to benefit from an advantageous tariff.

Who is it for?

For anyone, whether francophone or French student, wishing to certify their standard of spelling.

The examination

The examination lasts 3 hours.

It begins with a short, simple 2-line dictation, followed by a multiple choice questionnaire of 195 sentences.

CalendAR of sessions 2019

Session 4 (2019)

Date of exam:
18 December 2019 at 1pm
Enrolment before:
22 November 2019

session 1 (2020)

Date of exam:
15 February 2020 at 3pm
Enrolment before:
23 May 2020

session 2 (2020)

Date of exam:
3 June at 12.30pm
Enrolment before:
15 May 2020

Session 3 (2020)

Date of exam:
9 September 2020 at 12.30pm
Enrolment before:
14 August 2020

Session 4 (2020)

Date of exam:
16 December 2020 at 12.30pm
Enrolment before:
18 November 2020

Please note: the number of places per session is limited!

When will I receive my results?
Your results will be available 3 weeks after the test, at the latest.

TarifF AF candidate*


*Reduced tariff for Alliance française de Bruxelles-Europe students

Tariff external candidate


Enrol now

You are student with the Alliance française de Bruxelles-Europe...

Please contact us by email at the address: examens(at)alliancefr.be and send us the completed enrolment form:

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You are an external candidate...

Please register on the official website of the Voltaire Certificate:

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