Learn Italian in Italy & language courses & study abroad programs in Italy
Scuola Portofino is established in 1995, our Italian language school has offered Italian language courses in the historic center of Florence.
1-Our premises are spacious and comfortable and are located in a central area of Florence, just a few steps away from Piazza Duomo, which is one of the main shopping, cafe, restaurants areas of the city, and can be easily reached by the public transport.
2-Our teachers are experts and qualified to teach Italian language for foreigners.
3-Scuola Portofino is a school of Italian language and culture in Italy endorsed by the Italian Department of Foreign Affairs.
4-Expertise and friendliness play an important role in our language courses. The energetic and professional approach implemented by our staff benefits our students as they learn the Italian language.
5-The Italian language courses offered by Scuola Portofino are for small groups of students and care for the needs of each student, granting a fast and efficient learning.
6-Our school offers each student a tutor, who helps them plan and manage their study period in Italy.
7-Our Italian language institute offers both language courses and social activities in Florence and around Tuscany. Students of all ages and nationalities are happy to join our course programs.
8- One of the strong points of the school is its friendly and relaxed atmosphere. This helps our students feeling at home during their whole stay in Florence and gives them the chance to get to know people and places.
WHY SCUOLA PORTOFINO
-Founded in 1995, we have many years of experience in teaching Italian in Italy
-Scuola Portofino is located in the city center, downtown
-We have a large area and our classes are min. 20m2-40m2
-Professional and experianced young teachers who have been specially trained in teaching Italian to f-oreigners
-Italian at every level, all year round
-Maximum of 12 students in each class (5 – 7 students on average)
-Lessons for international students of all ages
-Classes have all material and equipment (computer, TV, projection, etc.) , also our teachers use all -materials when they are teaching
-Our language courses with experience, and friendliness
-We are using our own special program , not just with a book we respect practice,conversation, not just gramar education
-Courses start every week for non beginners, see Italian language courses starting dates
-Walking tours: in the center of Florence, Piazzale Michelangelo, Oltrarno, Giardino Boboli, etc.
-Movies with Italian subtitles at school
-Daily tour: Pisa, Bologna, Siena, downtown of Florence, the park of Pratolino, Villa Petraia, etc.
-Equipped for handicapped students
-Friendly and helpful staff that give personal attention to each student