EUROPASS centro studi europeo is an ISO certificated Italian Language School in Italy and cultural centre for Foreigners and an Educational Institution accredited by the Region Tuscany. Our Italian language school specializes in planning and providing educational courses and activities.
Since 1992, in addition to Italian language and culture courses in Florence, the language school has offered sector-based Italian language courses (economics, legal, architectural etc.), culture courses (history, art history, literature etc.), art courses (painting, sculpture, fresco painting etc.), cooking courses and music courses.
With a staff of over 10 collaborators, each year EUROPASS welcomes approximately 600 students from all over the world who wish to learn both the language and the culture at our Italian Language School in Italy.
The EUROPASS teacher training centre specializes in planning and providing educational courses and activities for teachers from Europe and around the world. The centre offers courses to rejuvenate teaching methods and keep educators inspired and up-to-date with current teaching methods and strategies.
Within the framework of the Erasmus+ Programme we offer teacher training courses covering different fields and disciplines (course catalogue). Furthermore the centre plans and organizes customized courses for schools and institutes specifically designed to suit the professional needs of staff and teachers.
Our central training center is in Florence, Italy, where all the courses are offered in English. Upon request all the courses can be offered in Spanish, French and German. The school organizes the seminars also in the Italian language in Barcelona and in Berlin. We can organize courses in other languages and locations upon request.
EUROPASS holds an UNI EN ISO 9001/08 quality certification to ensure high quality.
Over the years, our Italian language school has established important partnerships with Italian and foreign universities such as the Universities of Padua and Siena, within the scope of training processes for future L2 Italian language teachers, and the University of Magdeburg, within the scope of training processes in the management sector.
Furthermore, our Italian language school is specialized in the linguistic education of Leonardo programme participants, taking part in exchange and cooperation projects within the European Union’s lifelong education programme.