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and Fees

 If you are a new student at the 

Dante Italian Language School in Vancouver,

 you were exposed to Italian in the past 

and you want to know your level,

please take the Placement Test.

Please refer to the Courses and Schedules tabs

for more course information.

If you have questions about registering,

please email

Download the Registration Form

(with General Conditions).

ONLINE Course Fee

All levels: $250 (incl. GST)

Conversation 1&2: $190 (incl. GST)

Italian for Business: $180 (incl.GST)

The textbook, when necessary,

is not included in the course fee. 

Nuovo Espresso 1, 2, 3 (3 levels): 

$55.00 each.



Students are required to pay the full course fee no later than two days before the first class.

The Dante Italian Language School reserves the right to discontinue or rearrange classes.

*A course may be cancelled if an insufficient number of students register. In this event, tuition fee payments will be returned.

For cancellations received before the course starts, an administration fee of $10.00 will be applied to all refunds.

For cancellations received before the second class, an administration fee of $25.00 will be applied to all refunds.


*No refunds will be given after the first two classes.

*After the second class credit shall be granted to be used within one year.

The Dante Italian Language School will process all refunds within five business days of receipt of cancellation.

The membership fees & Nuovo Espresso textbooks are not refundable.



If a student, when registering, already knows that he/she is going to be missing more than 50% of the course, he/she can pay 50% of the total fee of the course before taxes. No other discount will be allowed. This arrangement must be taken before the first class.


*No arrangements, discounts, or refunds will be allowed after the first class.


*Attendance will be monitored, and the number of classes agreed must be confirmed when registering.



Students will receive certificates of attendance upon completion of the 80% of the course (8 classes minimum).



Members of the Dante Alighieri Society of BC have a 5% discount on the course registration fee (not applicable for special deals).

* No discount will be applied to the purchase of textbooks.  



The Dante Italian Language School will allow trial lessons in the limit of max. 1 lesson per student.



A paper copy of Nuovo Espresso (1, 2, 3) can be purchased online on

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For more information,  

please write to

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