Learning Cantonese instead of learning Chinese (Mandarin) is usually done by people who have a Cantonese partner. Someone from Hong Kong of Guangzhou. But also by Chinese Dutch who never learned Cantonese, but would like to be able to communicate with their Cantonese family. It is the most important language in the south of China (Hong Kong and Guangdong (Canton)).
Cantonese is spoken in- and outside of China by more than 67 million people. It is regarded as the second language of China, after Mandarin. The majority of Chinese people living outside of China speak Cantonese.
Guangzhouhua, or Standard Cantonese, is the most important dialect of Cantonese. It is spoken alongside Standard Mandarin at schools in Hong Kong and Macau and in daily life in most of Guangdong, the province of the cities of Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macau.
At Wing Training you can learn Cantonese Chinese in small groups. The teacher is from Guangzhou and speaks Standard Cantonese. The lessons focus mainly on understanding and speaking Cantonese.