AIP Spanish language school in Spain offers intensive weekly Spanish courses available for all levels in order to further develop your language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing).

We will test your language skills through a placement test you have to fill in online after your registration and through an interview with the head of studies on your first day. Based on those results, you will be put into a group that corresponds with your level of Spanish.

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All students receive individual guidance that includes:

  • An interview in addition to the placement test
  • Personal information about your placement test and recomendations of exercices to improve your level of Spanish
  • Clear weekly objectives that you discuss with your teacher
  • Continuous assessment of your learning progress
  • A certificate with an accurate description of your knowledge of the Spanish language.
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OUR INTENSIVE SPANISH COURSES IN VALENCIA

This course consists of four Spanish lessons per day (20 hours a week) from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels: elementary (A1), intermediate (A2) , upper intermediate (B1) or advanced (B2 and C1).

FOR WHOM?

This course is applicable to everyone! If you have never learnt Spanish, your knowledge is limited to a few words, or you have an advanced level but you are ready to work on your technique and progress steadily, this course is still for you! 

OBJECTIVES

Develop the four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing);
Improve your level of Spanish while taking time to enjoy Valencia, thanks to the weekly activities organised by the school.

Check out our pricelist.

DELE

What is DELE?

The DELE Spanish diplomas are official qualifications accrediting the degree of competence and mastery of the Spanish language, awarded by the Instituto Cervantes on behalf of the Spanish Ministry of Education and Vocational Training. The DELE exams are designed to accredit all levels of Spanish from A1 to C2. Moreover, they are often a requirement to working or studying in Spain by many companies and universities. 

AIP Language Institute provides you with the possibility to prepare for the DELE exam.

What are the exams?

The general test structure of the general DELE exams A1-B2 is as follows:

DELE examinations A1-B2

Maximum score of the test over the 100 points of the DELE exam

Minimum score to be eligible

Reading comprehension

 25 points

30 points

Written expression and interaction

25 points

Listening comprehension

25 points

30 points

Oral expression and interaction

25 points

The general test structure of the general DELE exam C1 is as follows:

DELE C1 examination Maximum score of the test over the 100 points of the DELE exam Minimum score to be eligible
Written comprehension and use of the language 25 points 30 points
Integrated skills: listening comprehension and written expression and interaction 25 points
 Listening comprehension and use of the language 25 points 30 points
Integrated skills: reading comprehension and interaction and oral interaction 25 points
The general test structure of the general DELE exam C2 is as follows:
 
DELE C2 examination Maximum score of the test over the 100 points of the DELE exam Minimum score to be eligible
Integrated skills: use of the language and listening comprehension 33,33 points 20 points
Integrated skills: listening and reading comprehension and written expression and interaction 33,33 points 20 points
Integrated skills: reading comprehension and oral expression and interaction 33,43 points  20 points

The tasks of each test are contextualised in the personal, public, educative and professional fields, and their objective is  to certify the degree of general linguistic competence in Spanish.

The DELE exams include the main variants of Spanish in the comprehension tests from level B1 and the different variables of Spanish are considered valid also in the expression tests of the candidates.

If you would prefer, you can also see with more detail the specific characteristics of each level.

Description

The course consists of four daily lessons of 50 minutes from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels. We cover all the different parts of the exam.

Length of the course

Minimum two weeks, maximum four weeks. We strongly recommend the course of four weeks to be well prepared for the exams, although the student’s success always depends on his or her previous knowledge.

DELE announcement and registration dates

Check the exam dates and do the exam with us, we are an official examination centre.

DELE course dates 2021:

  • January 25th – February 19th (preparation for levels A2 to C1)
  • March 15th – April 9th (preparation for levels A1 to C1)
  • April 26th– May 21st (preparation for all the levels)
  • June 14th – July 9th (preparation for levels A2 to C1)
  • August 16th – September 10th (preparation for A2 level)
  • September 13th – October 8th (preparation for levels A2 to B2)
  • October 18th – November 12th (preparation for all the levels)

Schedule

Two possibilities:

  • From 9:00 to 13:00.
  • From 13:30 to 17:30.

Depending on the demand for classes and rooms the schedule could change.

Tuition fees

*Courses always start 4 weeks before the exam.

 

Spanish Courses at AIP Language School 1

 

Super-intensive course of 20 lessons of general Spanish 5 lessons of SIELE preparation.

With this intensive course you can achieve the level of Spanish you need to take the exam with confidence and, with the extra preparation lessons, we will help you to achieve the highest possible score.

What is SIELE?

SIELE is the International Spanish Language Evaluation Service, a service for the evaluation and certification of Spanish language proficiency through electronic means aimed at students and professionals. It is promoted by the Instituto Cervantes, the National Autonomous University of Mexico, the University of Salamanca and the University of Buenos Aires, which guarantees standards of quality and good practice in the preparation of the tests, and the use of different linguistic varieties of the Hispanic world. 

It is designed for people who need a quick accreditation for admission to university or for applying for a job.

What is the SIELE exam like?

SIELE is a multi-level exam that certifies the knowledge of Spanish through a scale of points equivalent to the levels A1 to C1 of the CEFR.

It is taken on a computer and there is the possibility of taking the complete exam (SIELE GLOBAL, 4 tests) or partially in a combination of different tests.

The SIELE Global certificate is internationally recognised and is valid for 5 years

Advantages of the SIELE exam

  1. Results are received within a maximum of 3 weeks.
  2. The candidate can choose the date and time of the exam.
  3. As the exam is based on a points scale, a level is always achieved.

Where do I take the exam?

AIP Language Institute is an examination centre. You can take the exam on the dates that we have already scheduled, but if you need to take it on another date, just let us know 15 days in advance and we will organise it for you.

The exam fees are between €55 and €155 depending on the modality you choose. Registration and payment of these fees is done through the official SIELE website.

CONTENT

This course consists of 5 Spanish lessons per day (25 weekly lessons) from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels: elementary (A1), intermediate (A2) , upper intermediate (B1) or advanced (B2 and C1).

The course consists of 20 lessons per week of standard Spanish that you associate with one of the following three options:

  • 5 extra lessons of Spanish language per week
  • or 5 DELE preparation lessons per week
  • or 5 SIELE preparation lessons per week

FOR WHOM?

This course is addressed to everyone. However, we especially recommend it to students or professionals who want to progress in a very short period of time.

OBJECTIVES

Develop the four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing).
Improve your level of Spanish while taking time to enjoy Valencia thanks to the weekly activities organized by the school.
According to the selected option:

  • You will improve your level of Spanish
  • You will be prepared for the DELE exam
  • You will be prepared for the SIELE exam

For more information check out our pricelist.

CONTENT

This course consists of 6 Spanish lessons per day (30 weekly lessons) from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels: elementary (A1), intermediate (A2) , upper intermediate (B1) or advanced (B2 and C1).

This 30 lesson course consist of 30 lessons per week of standard Spanish.

FOR WHOM?

This course is applicable to everyone! However, we especially recommend it to students or professionals who want an extremely rapid progress over a very short period of time. This is a very intensive course for extra performance.

OBJECTIVES

Develop the four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing).
Improve your level of Spanish while taking time to enjoy Valencia thanks to the weekly activities organised by the school.

According to the selected option:

  • You will improve your level of Spanish

If you want to check out our pricelist click here.

This is the perfect course for those who cannot dedicate many hours to the study of Spanish and really need to improve their level. If you feel that your communicative ability is good, but you need to reinforce your vocabulary and get a better grasp of the Spanish grammar, this might be the way for you. By means of different materials such as texts, videos, grammar sheets and original material created by our school you will be able to achieve your goal.

Available for all levels.

HOURS

From 9.00am to 11.20am

OBJECTIVES

  • Improve reading and listening comprehension.
  • Expand vocabulary.
  • Practice and study grammar items according to the course level.
  • Work on written communication.

A course for those who already have a proper command of the language and are trying to improve their speaking skills. In this course you will work on your speaking fluency together with vocabulary.

Available for all levels.

HOURS

From 11.35 am to 12.55 pm

OBJECTIVES

  • Improve conversation comprehension and speaking production.
  • Expand and practice vocabulary.
  • Gain confidence when using the language.

OUR INTENSIVE SPANISH COURSES IN VALENCIA

This course consists of four Spanish lessons per day (20 hours a week) from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels: elementary (A1), intermediate (A2) , upper intermediate (B1) or advanced (B2 and C1).

FOR WHOM?

This course is applicable to everyone! If you have never learnt Spanish, your knowledge is limited to a few words, or you have an advanced level but you are ready to work on your technique and progress steadily, this course is still for you! 

OBJECTIVES

Develop the four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing);
Improve your level of Spanish while taking time to enjoy Valencia, thanks to the weekly activities organised by the school.

Check out our pricelist.

DELE

What is DELE?

The DELE Spanish diplomas are official qualifications accrediting the degree of competence and mastery of the Spanish language, awarded by the Instituto Cervantes on behalf of the Spanish Ministry of Education and Vocational Training. The DELE exams are designed to accredit all levels of Spanish from A1 to C2. Moreover, they are often a requirement to working or studying in Spain by many companies and universities. 

AIP Language Institute provides you with the possibility to prepare for the DELE exam.

What are the exams?

The general test structure of the general DELE exams A1-B2 is as follows:

DELE examinations A1-B2

Maximum score of the test over the 100 points of the DELE exam

Minimum score to be eligible
Reading comprehension

 25 points

30 points

Written expression and interaction

25 points

Listening comprehension

25 points

30 points

Oral expression and interaction

25 points

The general test structure of the general DELE exam C1 is as follows:

DELE C1 examinationMaximum score of the test over the 100 points of the DELE examMinimum score to be eligible
Written comprehension and use of the language25 points30 points
Integrated skills: listening comprehension and written expression and interaction25 points
 Listening comprehension and use of the language25 points30 points
Integrated skills: reading comprehension and interaction and oral interaction25 points
The general test structure of the general DELE exam C2 is as follows:
 
DELE C2 examinationMaximum score of the test over the 100 points of the DELE examMinimum score to be eligible
Integrated skills: use of the language and listening comprehension33,33 points20 points
Integrated skills: listening and reading comprehension and written expression and interaction33,33 points20 points
Integrated skills: reading comprehension and oral expression and interaction33,43 points 20 points
 

The tasks of each test are contextualised in the personal, public, educative and professional fields, and their objective is  to certify the degree of general linguistic competence in Spanish.

The DELE exams include the main variants of Spanish in the comprehension tests from level B1 and the different variables of Spanish are considered valid also in the expression tests of the candidates.

If you would prefer, you can also see with more detail the specific characteristics of each level.

Description

The course consists of four daily lessons of 50 minutes from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels. We cover all the different parts of the exam.

Length of the course

Minimum two weeks, maximum four weeks. We strongly recommend the course of four weeks to be well prepared for the exams, although the student’s success always depends on his or her previous knowledge.

DELE announcement and registration dates

Check the exam dates and do the exam with us, we are an official examination centre.

DELE course dates 2021:

  • January 25th – February 19th (preparation for levels A2 to C1)
  • March 15th – April 9th (preparation for levels A1 to C1)
  • April 26th– May 21st (preparation for all the levels)
  • June 14th – July 9th (preparation for levels A2 to C1)
  • August 16th – September 10th (preparation for A2 level)
  • September 13th – October 8th (preparation for levels A2 to B2)
  • October 18th – November 12th (preparation for all the levels)

Schedule

Two possibilities:

  • From 9:00 to 13:00.
  • From 13:30 to 17:30.

Depending on the demand for classes and rooms the schedule could change.

Tuition fees

*Courses always start 4 weeks before the exam.

 

Spanish Courses at AIP Language School 1

 

Super-intensive course of 20 lessons of general Spanish 5 lessons of SIELE preparation.

With this intensive course you can achieve the level of Spanish you need to take the exam with confidence and, with the extra preparation lessons, we will help you to achieve the highest possible score.

What is SIELE?

SIELE is the International Spanish Language Evaluation Service, a service for the evaluation and certification of Spanish language proficiency through electronic means aimed at students and professionals. It is promoted by the Instituto Cervantes, the National Autonomous University of Mexico, the University of Salamanca and the University of Buenos Aires, which guarantees standards of quality and good practice in the preparation of the tests, and the use of different linguistic varieties of the Hispanic world. 

It is designed for people who need a quick accreditation for admission to university or for applying for a job.

What is the SIELE exam like?

SIELE is a multi-level exam that certifies the knowledge of Spanish through a scale of points equivalent to the levels A1 to C1 of the CEFR.

It is taken on a computer and there is the possibility of taking the complete exam (SIELE GLOBAL, 4 tests) or partially in a combination of different tests.

The SIELE Global certificate is internationally recognised and is valid for 5 years

Advantages of the SIELE exam

  1. Results are received within a maximum of 3 weeks.
  2. The candidate can choose the date and time of the exam.
  3. As the exam is based on a points scale, a level is always achieved.

Where do I take the exam?

AIP Language Institute is an examination centre. You can take the exam on the dates that we have already scheduled, but if you need to take it on another date, just let us know 15 days in advance and we will organise it for you.

The exam fees are between €55 and €155 depending on the modality you choose. Registration and payment of these fees is done through the official SIELE website.

CONTENT

This course consists of 5 Spanish lessons per day (25 weekly lessons) from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels: elementary (A1), intermediate (A2) , upper intermediate (B1) or advanced (B2 and C1).

The course consists of 20 lessons per week of standard Spanish that you associate with one of the following three options:

  • 5 extra lessons of Spanish language per week
  • or 5 DELE preparation lessons per week
  • or 5 SIELE preparation lessons per week

FOR WHOM?

This course is addressed to everyone. However, we especially recommend it to students or professionals who want to progress in a very short period of time.

OBJECTIVES

Develop the four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing).
Improve your level of Spanish while taking time to enjoy Valencia thanks to the weekly activities organized by the school.
According to the selected option:

  • You will improve your level of Spanish
  • You will be prepared for the DELE exam
  • You will be prepared for the SIELE exam

For more information check out our pricelist.

CONTENT

This course consists of 6 Spanish lessons per day (30 weekly lessons) from Monday to Friday and is available for all levels: elementary (A1), intermediate (A2) , upper intermediate (B1) or advanced (B2 and C1).

This 30 lesson course consist of 30 lessons per week of standard Spanish.

FOR WHOM?

This course is applicable to everyone! However, we especially recommend it to students or professionals who want an extremely rapid progress over a very short period of time. This is a very intensive course for extra performance.

OBJECTIVES

Develop the four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing).
Improve your level of Spanish while taking time to enjoy Valencia thanks to the weekly activities organised by the school.
According to the selected option:

You will improve your level of Spanish

If you want to check out our pricelist click here.

This is the perfect course for those who cannot dedicate many hours to the study of Spanish and really need to improve their level. If you feel that your communicative ability is good, but you need to reinforce your vocabulary and get a better grasp of the Spanish grammar, this might the way for you. By means of different materials such as texts, videos, grammar sheets and original material created by our school you will be able to achieve your goal.

Available for all levels.

HOURS

From 9.00am to 11.20am

OBJECTIVES

  • Improve reading and listening comprehension.
  • Expand vocabulary.
  • Practice and study grammar items according to the course level.
  • Work on written communication.

A course for those who already have a proper command of the language and are trying to improve their speaking skills. In this course you will work on your speaking fluency together with vocabulary.

Available for all levels.

HOURS

From 11.35 am to 12.55 pm

OBJECTIVES

  • Improve conversation comprehension and speaking production.
  • Expand and practice vocabulary.
  • Gain confidence when using the language.

Take a look at our activities programs for the upcoming months

OTHER COURSES

In addition to your basic training, individual courses are offered for people who want to learn at their own pace and/or who have special needs or requirements.

Spanish Courses at AIP Language School 3 Since October 2015, anyone interested in obtaining the Spanish nationality has had to pass two exams which are closely related to Spain and the Spanish language. 1. DELE: this exam certifies the level of knowledge of the Spanish language. In order to obtain the DELE diploma (Diploma of Spanish as a foreign language) A2 or a higher level is required. Spanish Courses at AIP Language School 42. CCSE (Conocimientos constitucionales y socioculturales de España): certifies the knowledge of the Spanish Constitution and the social and cultural realities in Spain. The contents of the CCSE exam are divided into two groups: the Constitution, administrative and territorial organization (60% of the content) and Spanish culture, history and society (40% of the content). AIP Languages is an official preparation and examination centre for this exam. If you want to see a sample test, click here.

Do you want to be more than just a tourist in Valencia? Then this course is perfect for you, you can sign up to our 1 day Spanish class where you can have a look into the Spanish language and the Spanish culture. You can choose the subject of your course together with your teacher and can also enjoy the activities the school offers in the free time. This is perfect if you want to do something different during your holidays!

Please choose the timetable that best suits you during the school timetable (9.00 – 21.00h)

Prices for 1 person

LessonsPrices
1 Lesson€ 44
5 Lessons€ 200
10 Lessons€ 368

Prices for 2 people

LessonsPrices
1 Lesson€ 55
5 Lessons€ 270
10 Lessons€ 445

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Observación

Nuestros profesores compartirán contigo los recursos y herramientas que mejores resultados dan en nuestras clases.

Talleres formativos

Además, disfrutarás de dos talleres formativos a la semana que tratarán aspectos fundamentales de la docencia.

Práctica

Tendrás numerosas oportunidades para poner en práctica todo lo aprendido con la ayuda de nuestros profesores.

Descubre mucho más acerca de nuestro Curso de formación para profesores ELE.

Our Spanish/English Language Summer school in Spain is ideal for 13 to 18-year-olds, with the perfect combination of fun Spanish/English lessons and workshops in the morning, and great recreational and cultural activities in the afternoon, with participants from all over the world.

Find out more about our Teen Spanish Summer School in Valencia

AIP Language Institute, together with SPF Football training, offers the possibility of enjoying an unforgettable summer in Valencia. Available for boys and girls of different nationalities between 13 and 21 years old, with football skills from beginner to federated level. You will learn the basic techniques through a selected group of coaches, while at the same time you will learn Spanish, German or English at our Instituto Cervantes accredited school in Valencia.
 

Find out more about our Soccer Camp in Valencia

INFORMATION ABOUT THE COURSES

For students with a basic knowledge of Spanish, the courses start every Monday.

If you are starting to study Spanish from scratch, you can join our ‘Absolute Beginners’ courses, which have specific starting dates.

AIP Language Institute will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year, as well as on the following days:

January: 1st, 6th & 22nd

March: 19th

April: 10th, 13th & 20th

May: 1st

June: 24th

August: 15th

October: 9th & 12th

November: 1st

December: 8th & 25th

The missed classes will be made up. No refunds are allowed.

 MTW tF
9:00 – 10:15Reading and listening comprehension (intensive course)
10:15 – 10:30Break 
10:30 – 11:20Grammar (intensive course)
11:20 –11:35Break
11:35 – 12:50Conversation (intensive course)
13:00 – 13:50SUPER-INTENSIVE – SUPER-INTENSIVE DELE – SUPER-INTENSIVE SIELE
13:00 – 15:00Tutoring at the study centre (depending on the availability of the teachers)
16:00 – 18:00Cultural Outing

IMPORTANT NOTE: On the first day of the course you have to be there at 8:15 for the oral test and the orientation or explanation of how the school and the classes work. Once these two steps have been completed, students will enter the classroom in the morning. Please note that the examiners have to mark the exams in order to divide the students into the different levels.

*Timetable subject to change depending on demand and availability of classrooms, which may be in the morning or afternoon.

At AIP Language Institute we follow the indications proposed by the European Framework of Reference for Languages, and our system of levels is made up of a total of 10 levels, distributed as follows:

LevelsCEFR – Common European Framework of Reference for LanguagesDELE
1A1 BEGINNERA1
2A2 ELEMENTARYA2
3A2+ ELEMENTARY 
4B1 INTERMEDIATEB1
5B1+ INTERMEDIATE 
6B2 INTERMEDIATEB2
7B2+ ADVANCED 
8C1 ADVANCEDC1
9C1+ ADVANCED 
10C2 SUPERIORC2
Our experience shows that our students pass each of these levels in an average time of 6/8 weeks of the Basic Course.

When can I start a course?

Only courses for beginners and intensive DELE preparation courses have specific start dates.

Students with other levels can start every Monday of the year, unless it is a public holiday.

What is the minimum duration of the course?

Students can choose the duration that best suits their needs and objectives. The minimum duration is one week.

How many students are there in the class?

The classes are organised according to the level of the students. During the year, the classes have a maximum of 9 students (average 5/6 per class). In July and August (peak season) the maximum is 12 students (average 7/9 per class).

Where are your students from?

Every year our school welcomes students from all nations of the world. In general, 60% are from Europe, 30% from Asia and 10% from North America.

What is the necessary level to enrol in one of the Spanish courses?

None. We offer courses for all levels, from beginner (A1) until expert level (C1-C2).

How can I assess my Spanish level?

At the time of enrolment, you will have to take a written and oral Spanish test. Afterwards, when you arrive at our school, you will have a brief interview with the Head of Studies, to confirm your level of Spanish and your objectives.

Are the teachers native speakers?

Of course, all our teachers are native speakers, with university training in the teaching of Spanish and with specialisation in certain technical areas of teaching. You can find more information about our teaching method on our website.

What is the minimum age to take a course?

At least 16 years old, or attend with a group led by a tutor.

What is the average age of your students?

The average age of the students ranges from 21 to 35 years. During the summer we also have younger students, while the rest of the year we have older students. According to the statistics of the last few years, we have estimated that 30% of the students are between 16 and 20 years old, 55% are between 21 and 35 years old, the remaining 15% are over 35 years old.

When is it high or low season at the school?

The low season is from October to December, with an average of 30 students. The high season is in June and July, with an average of 80 students.

Can I change the dates of the course or take a holiday?

It is possible to change dates at the time of booking, or by informing us in advance.

What is the first day at AIP Language Institute like?

On the first day it is necessary to arrive at 8:15 for the interview with the head of studies. We suggest you bring a notebook and pen to take notes. For courses lasting 1 or 2 weeks the teachers provide photocopies of the textbook. For courses longer than 2 weeks, textbooks must be purchased by the students.

Will I get any kind of certificate at the end of my stay at the school? 

At the end of the course you will receive a certificate certifying the level you have reached. It details the dates and duration of the course, the level studied and a detailed description of the level reached in each of the skills covered in class.

WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY ABOUT US

Spanish Courses at AIP Language School 5

Sophie Johns

Hice un curso de español con AIP idiomas este verano y fue genial. Los profesores eran muy amables y me ayudaron mucho. Además de mejorando mi español, mejoraron mi confianza con el idioma y ahora siento que puedo habla con cualquiera sin un problema.(...) Recomendaría esta escuela a cualquiera persona!
Spanish Courses at AIP Language School 6

Pierfrancesco Scarcelli

I've been in this school for a month and I have to admit that it was a unique experience with qualified staff ... I recommend it to those who want to learn Spanish.
Spanish Courses at AIP Language School 7

Fanny Smeds

I'm studying an intense Spanish course at AIP and I feel more than content. (...) I've never experienced an education better than at AIP in Valencia. (...) I appreciate that the classes consist of few students, it gives me more time with the teacher (...) I'd really recommend this language school, you'll have so much fun while learning a new language!
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Fabio Cresto

Great school and, generally, very good teachers. Well prepared, flexible and very friendly staff. It was a great experience and I learned a lot in my 2 weeks at AIP. Definitely recommended.
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