THE DANTE ALIGHIERI SOCIETY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
For the promotion of Italian Language and Culture
The World in Italian
Il Mondo in Italiano
The Dante Alighieri Society of British Columbia
Promotes the study of the Italian language and culture.
Develops an appreciation of Italian achievements in the arts, literature, science, and industry.
The Dante Alighieri Society of BC is one of the 400 chapters located outside of Italy. The headquarters is in Rome.
We administer the PLIDA Certification Tests to evaluate an individual’s linguistic competencies in Italian.
Dante Italian Language School in Vancouver
Whether you are planning the trip of a lifetime, need to brush up your Italian for business or pleasure, or simply want a taste of Italy's wonderful language, history and culture, the Dante Italian Language School in Vancouver is the place for you. Check our online courses,
offered in partnership with the Italian Chamber of Commerce Canada West!
PLIDA Certification Tests assess Italian as a foreign or second language. Every year thousands of candidates throughout the world test their language competence and obtain the PLIDA Certificate, which is recognized by the Italian Government and accepted globally in order to:
File for Italian citizenship.
Request a long term residence permit for Italy .
Enrol in Italian universities without sitting an entry exam.
Show proof of your Italian language competence in your CV.
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