Italian lessons over 50

Trapani and western Sicily are an ideal destination for independent and knowledgeable travelers looking for authentic places, outside of fashions and mass tourism. This is why people of all ages come to Scuola Virgilio to study Italian by the sea, but in particular students over 50, who find here everything that makes their holiday ideal: visits to the archaeological sites of Western Sicily, tastings of wines in the renowned cellars of Trapani and its province, as well as various other food and wine and cultural events in general. But the essential ingredient of this experience is once again the Italian course in small groups made up of students of the same age. Over the years, many friendships have been born between students over 50, many of whom return every year to study at the Scuola Virgilio in the same period to find friends of other languages ​​and nationalities, all united by a love for the Italian language and culture.

How the Italian courses over 50 work

Italian language lessons for over 50s are available in the form of:
– intensive group courses
– closed groups
– private Italian lessons (even at the teacher’s home).

To personalize the experience

The lessons and activities organized by Scuola Virgilio are specific for over 50s, and in addition you will receive advice on the best visits and activities for this age group

Due to the climatic conditions, the ideal months for an over 50 Italian course in Sicily are:

Best season

– spring, from March to June

– autumn, from the end of September to November

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Italian language certificate

All year round, Scuola Virgilio offers private courses in general or specialized Italian, even at home with the teacher; intensive weeks for closed groups and schools; remote Italian lessons; preparation for the CELI Italian language exams (including the B1 for citizenship) of which Scuola Virgilio is the only exam center in the province of Trapani. Click below to take a free level test and, without obligation, we will contact you to propose the most suitable exam for you!

Ragazzo che studia in un corso di italiano alla Scuola Virgilio
Ragazzo che studia in un corso di italiano alla Scuola Virgilio
ALSO ONLINE!

Italian language certificate

All year round, Scuola Virgilio offers private courses in general or specialized Italian, even at home with the teacher; intensive weeks for closed groups and schools; remote Italian lessons; preparation for the CELI Italian language exams (including the B1 for citizenship) of which Scuola Virgilio is the only exam center in the province of Trapani. Click below to take a free level test and, without obligation, we will contact you to propose the most suitable exam for you!

Sicilia

Come and study Italian in Sicily

Scuola Virgilio is proud to have a multifaceted and cosmopolitan identity, having hosted in Trapani since 2006 over a thousand students of all ages, young people, adults and seniors, coming from over 50 countries of the world and from 5 continents.

To attend Italian courses at Scuola Virgilio (and/or sit any exams) you must enroll by completing the enrollment form and paying the €70 fee.
Enrollment at Scuola Virgilio is valid for two years and includes:

BEFORE THE COURSE

  • Level test
  • Access to the online “Community”.
  • Assistance in finding accommodation
  • Welcome pack with useful info and tourist brochures


DURING THE COURSE

  • Student card with discounts
  • Access to the media library
  • Guided tour of Trapani
  • Social activities: conversation at the bar, tastings, cooking lessons, etc.
  • Certificate of attendance

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