Officially authorized by the Italian Ministry of Education


Our Italian language school in Florence offers: Group courses: part-time (2 hours a day), standard (4 hours a day), intensive (6 hours a day). Combined courses: group lessons and one-to-one lessons. One-to-one lessons and lessons for couples. Preparation for the C.I.L.S.-exam. During grammar lessons at our Italian language school new structures are presented, drilled and reinforced with reading, doing exercises and writing.

Courses for seniors (Senior courses)

Corsi speciali di lingua italiana per gruppi scolatici

This course is addressed to adults who want to spend a week in the Renaissance city, and it is organized according to the most frequent requests the school has received in the past few years for what concerns duration, didactics, method, activities and free time.

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Additional short courses of Italian Cooking, Business Italian, Italian Fashion, Art history, enable foreign students to deepen various aspects of the Italian culture and to acquire a general knowledge of the subject they are interested in. The courses are held in Italian, take place twice a week, and every lesson is 2 hours. They can be one-to-one or group courses. On students' request it is possible to deepen or widen the programs.

In addition to the Istituto Il David courses, available in Florence throughout the year and for any duration, during the summer period it is possible to attend the courses in Florence and in Orbetello, Otranto or Rimini.

The summer courses are organized in cooperation with 3 Italian language school located on the sea-side in Orbetello, Otranto and Rimini, and take place from May to October for one or two weeks in Florence and one or two weeks in Orbetello, Otranto and Rimini. In a short time you have the opportunity to visit two places and to live two different experience in one time. You can admire and get to know art and culture in Florence and relax and enjoy yourself surrounded by the sea-side.

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Our students say

  • The teachers were lovely and very passionate. They engaged my friend and I and made us want to speak Italian. Having done Italian before, I found t...
    Lizzy Linklater , UK 09 May 2017



  • Right in the city centre of Florence

    The Italian language school is located in the heart of Florence, within walking distance of all the most important monuments and the central station.

  • 30 years of teaching

    The school was established in 1983, one of the first Italian language schools in Italy. The experience of over 30 years is a guarantee of professionalism and reliability.

  • Quality of the courses at affordable prices

    Our all inclusive prices are among the best even if you consider that we provide also accommodations, all in the city center.

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