The Dante Alighieri Society of British Columbia

 For the promotion of Italian language and culture

ORIENTATION CLASSES in preparation for the PLIDA Certification Tests

A series of 4 classes will help candidates to become more familiar with the actual Certification Test, providing practical examples of activities at different levels, as well as strategies and hints to perform well on the final score.

Each two-hour class will focus on one of the four skills tested:

Ascoltare (Listening), Leggere (Reading), Scrivere (Writing) and Parlare (Speaking).

Fee for the 4-class series

$200 CAD

Time and Schedule: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

    (Schedule to be confirmed)


    Location (same as for the PLIDA Certification Tests)

    Suite 300 – 889 W Pender St. (West Pender @ Hornby)
    Vancouver, BC V6C 3B2

    Orientation classes – as well as the PLIDA Certification Tests - are subject to a minimum enrollment.

    For any additional information, please write to info@dantesocietybc.ca
    or contact the local PLIDA coordinators: Monica Liscio monica.liscio@ubc.ca or Silvia Giabardo silviagiabardo@gmail.com

    If you wish to speak to one of the coordinators, please write to either of them to arrange an appointment over the phone.


    Please note: the ITALIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE in Canada West, partner with the Dante Society of BC in the administration of the language courses, is not involved in the PLIDA certification and does not provide any information about the tests.