Located in the heart of Genoa, in the middle of Riviera in Liguria region (north west coast of Italy) the school is located in an elegant and fascinating building of the 19th century and it is easily reachable by bus or train. It is also just a few steps from the main touristic atractions in the town and close to world top destinations such as Cinque terre and Portofino (East Riviera) or Sanremo and Monte Carlo (West Riviera). A Door to Italy has a wide range of courses at any level, from beginners to advance, avalable all year round. We offer intensive, non-intensive, long-term and special culture courses. Different cultural programs and preparatory courses to Italian language certifications are regularly held. Skilled and professional teachers drive students into the learning of the language. Different solutions of accommodation and many free time activities are available to join the study of the Italian language to a pleasant stay. Our Italian study programs are accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education (MIUR), ASILS and EDUITALIA. We also run special courses to CELI and CILS exams. A Door to Italy is an official CELI exam centre.
Learn Italian & live in your private teacher's home around Genoa with Home Language International! Home Language International (HLI) is a family-run business offering language courses in more than 20 languages in over 30 countries worldwide, including Italian lessons at an experienced private teacher's home in Italy. More than 5,000 students take advantage of our services every year. Ian Josephs, Danielle Josephs, their 5 adult children and an expert team of dedicated staff all put in very long hours for HLI. You stay in an experienced teacher's family home, have one-to-one Italian lessons and then continue to use the language during the rest of your stay in Genoa. Because you are the only student, you are guaranteed individual attention. The lessons are completely designed for you, so the teacher will focus exactly on what you need. Mealtime conversation, television and social contacts are all in Italian. All of our teachers in Italy have a university degree (or equivalent) and/or a recognised teaching certificate. All teachers have been visited by one of our local organisers. Their qualifications have been checked and their homes throughly inspected. During your stay in Genoa, a local organiser will monitor your progress and make sure your experience is both happy and successful. Home Language International (HLI) is accredited by the Accreditation Body for Language Services (ABLS), Association of Language Travel Organisations (ALTO), and UNOSEL.
In the scenic centre of Genoa, just a short walk from the seafront, Scuola Tricolore occupies a beautifully restored historic building. The school is an official CILS examination centre, authorised by the University of Siena. Year round a wide range of Italian courses available: group and individual courses. For special needs we provide crash, weekend/ evening courses, conversational or cooking courses and specific exam preparation. Long-term group courses available at discounted rates. Scuola Tricolore wants to honourably serve anyone interested in learning Italian in Italy by providing superior quality in teaching and in providing an unforgettable experience. To gain a complete Italian experience of Italian and Italy. Therefore, you can choose from numerous leisure activities and excursions; like wine tastings, cooking courses, hiking tours, sailing trips, city walks, free seminars, Italian movies and much more. Discover Genoa and Liguria with our special tours!
I really loved the housing I got. I chose to stay in a family setting and it was like having extra Italian classes, we spoke Italian and she corrected my mistakes. I also learned nice places to go out to see and got a local's view of Genoa. The... more
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Genoa that is right for you. There are Italian courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.
General Italian courses are for adults who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in Italian. Most general Italian courses are for adults age 16 and up. 2 - 48 week courses available. Most courses average 30 classes per week.
Professional Italian courses are for professionals who want to study Italian in a specific area, such as business, medicine, law, aviation, and hospitality.