Release Schedule

We are constantly updating and creating new content, you will find our tentative course release schedule below.

Course Release Date Progress
HSK 1A June 2017
HSK 1B June 2017
HSK 2A July 2017
HSK 2B July 2017
HSK 3A Janurary 2017
HSK 3B Janurary 2017
HSK 4A Feburary 4, 2018
HSK 4B Feburary 23, 2018
HSK 4C Mar 8, 2018
HSK 4D Apr 5, 2018
HSK 5A May 3, 2018
HSK 5B May 20, 2018
HSK 5C Jul 1, 2018
HSK 5D Jul 10, 2018
HSK 6A Sep 23, 2018
HSK 6B Oct 14, 2018
HSK 6C Dec 1, 2018
HSK 6D Dec 12, 2018
Mandarin Pronunciation Mar 11, 2019
Path To Fluency May 19, 2019
HSK 5 Vocab Expander Sep 1, 2019 TBD
HSK 6 Vocab Expander Sep 15, 2019 TBD

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Our Courses

Ultimate Bundle: HSK 1-6

Over 900 videos and 74 hours of content, get access to all our HSK courses and view them anytime, anywhere. No subscription required.

Bundle: HSK 1-4

A beginners to intermediate level course bundle with over 613 videos and additional learning resources.

Bundle: HSK 5-6 + Path To Fluency

With 329 videos and over 36 hours of content, this bundle is geared towards advanced Chinese learners.


Be able to communicate the most basic ideas in Chinese.  Learn 150 Chinese words, and learn the most basic Chinese grammar. This is the "zero" level.


Be able to achieve more functions in the language.  Learn 150 more Chinese words and expand on the basic grammatical structures.


Be able to communicate more complex thoughts, both in written and verbal forms. Learn 300 more Chinese words, and the most essential grammar.


Be able to communicate the more complex ideas in Chinese.  Learn 600 more Chinese words. Becoming more expressive and understand a wider range of thoughts.


Be able to communicate more advanced ideas, start to explore different genres of literature.  Learn 1,300 additional words more difficult grammar structures.


Be able to communicate highly sophisticated ideas, understand most news media.  Learn an additional 2,500 Chinese words.  

NEW COURSE! FREE for a limited time only.

Phonetics with Chinese Characteristics

A course focusing on the essentials of Mandarin Chinese pronunciation and important phonetics. Geared towards beginners but suitable for all levels. Learn and fix common pronunciation mistakes.

Path To Fluency

This course helps students at HSK 5 or 6 progress to actual fluency, beyond the HSK curriculum. It teaches strategies on how to discover topics of interest, and provides tips and resources on how to obtain authentic Chinese material.

Ci Shifu: Chinese Word Builder

Learning vocabulary is hard. But it's easier if you know the most common roots and patterns in words.
100 videos - learn how to build 1700 words from 100 base patterns and supercharge your vocabulary!

Course hosting and transaction-handling are provided by Teachable.

We provide engaging and comprehensive video courses for serious Chinese learners at all levels, from HSK 1 to HSK 6.


We believe that the purpose of learning a language is to be able to accomplish tasks, or functions.  Following a standardized curriculum (HSK) and a practice-centered approach (with language partners), our video courses bring real learning results that equip students in the real Chinese-speaking world.


Ken Dai, co-founder
Location: Vancouver Canada



Course hosting and transaction-handling are provided by Teachable.