Since 1958, the Chamber of commerce and industry of Paris Ile-de-France has participated in the promotion abroad of French as a tool for trade. Today, French for Business offers a wide range of tests and diplomas in the world.
General French language skills are assessed via the Test d’Évaluation de Français (TEF). Business and professional French skills are developed and tested through a set of Diplomas in French for Professions. As for the new Français Operandi, this certificate is a job-specific professional qualification in French.