OMNILINGUA Italian Language School, Italian Riviera:
OMNILINGUA is located in the famous seaside resort town of Sanremo on the Italian Riviera. OMNILINGUA's objective is to offer high quality, stimulating Italian language lessons in a warm and friendly environment. The team of motivated teachers are all professionally qualified and have several years of experience teaching Italian to foreign learners. All of them are native Italian speakers and fluent in at least two other languages, including English. Accreditation: OMNILINGUA is recognised by ASILS (the Association of Schools of Italian as a Second Language).
(Beginner, Elementary, Intermediate, Advanced). 4 group hours per day from Monday to Friday from 9am to 12.40pm. One teaching hour is 50 minutes long. This type of course is perfect for those who want to combine study with other cultural and leisure activities in the afternoon.
4 group hours per day from 9am to 12:40pm plus 1 hour individual lesson in the afternoon every day, a total of 25 teaching hours per week. One teaching hour in the morning is 50 minutes long, in the afternoon 60 minutes. This type of course is ideal for those who would like to combine the experience of a group class with the individual attention of a one on one lesson.
Intensive Italian Course
6 group hours per day from 9am to 12:40pm and 1.20pm to 3pm. One teaching hour is 50 minutes long. This type of course is designed for students wanting to maximise study time during their stay.
Private Italian Lessons
This teaching programme is one of the most flexible and efficient methods of learning. The individual lesson format is available both for beginners as well as for advanced speakers. In coordination with the teacher, the student decides the speed and rhythm of learning, the timetable and the content of the lessons. One private lesson is 60 minutes long.
CILS-Exam (Preparation Course)
4 group hours per day from 9am to 12:40pm plus 2 hours individual lesson in the afternoon every day, a total of 30 teaching hours per week. One teaching hour in the morning is 50 minutes long, in the afternoon 60 minutes. This type of course offers adequate preparation for the CILS (Certificate of Italian Language as a Foreign Language.) CILS is an official title that rates the degree of competence in Italian as a foreign language and is often required to enter Italian Universities. OMNILINGUA provides the necessary preparation and assistance for students who want to take this exam and gives advise regarding the choice of the university and the entrance requirements. The exam preparation takes place on OMNILINGUA premises in Sanremo, but the actual exams are held at authorized centres (the nearest in Genoa).
Italian + "Cooking & Wine"
This course has been tailored for students with an interest and passion for the Italian Cuisine and Wine. The course includes 4 hours of Italian language from 9am to 12:40pm in a group + once a week from 1.20pm to 3pm theory speciality course in the school + once a week in the evening the practice part held in a nice country villa, azienda agricoltura Fabiocallea, where the students can pick vegetables and fruits from the small farm!
Italian + Sculpture
This course has been tailored for students with an interest and passion for the Italian Art. The course includes 4 hours of Italian from 9am to 12:40pm in a group + for the first time from 2.00pm to 4pm theory speciality course on the school premises + the practice part held by a famous professional artist and sculptor of Sanremo, Doctor Paolo Ammirati, friday of the same week and tuesday and friday of the next week, each 2 hours in the afternoon at school or at his studio. The course involves instruction and preparation of Italian sculpture made of wood or iron. At the end of the course, you can bring to house your beautiful opera!!! All utensils and materials are prepared for you! Buon divertimento!
Educational language stays for school groups
These courses are tailor-made to meet, in particular, hotel management and tourism schools requirements. The course includes 4 hours of Italian from 9am to 12:40pm in a group, in total 20 hours per week. One teaching hour is 50 minutes long. In the afternoon, as your requests, we can organize some excursions and interesting social visits. For example, a visit to Olive oil museum, guided visit to the Casinò, Artigianal Gelato Tasting, etc. You can also visit to Genova and/or Monte Carlo.
Italian for professionals:
In today’s growing international market, language skills are becoming increasingly important for people who want to improve their competitiveness in the job market. This course is designed both for individuals and companies who wish to develop their business opportunities in Italy or with Italian companies. These courses are combined with the 4-hour Italian language lessons in the morning plus one hour in the afternoon. Courses include
- Flight Attendant Italian
- Business Italian
- Teaching Italian
Senior Italian 50+:
An increasingly popular brand new course ideal for all young of spirit in love with Italy. Small international classes made up of 5-6 participants (maximum 9) from the same age group, for studying Italian while enjoying a taste of local life style. Senior 50+ topics are purposely selected and the teaching method focuses on communication. It is your chance for experiencing a friendly and relaxing full immersion in Italian culture. Classes are held Mondays to Fridays 9.00 am to 12.40 pm, for a total of 20 hours per week.
If you enjoy company, and wish to learn more about the locals, we can book you a room at one of our carefully selected Italian families (no children, no pets). Other accommodation options include a broad range of trusted hotels and nicely priced holiday flats.