Learn Italian with us

Our mission is to promote the Italian language and to share it within our community.

WE OFFER ADULTS ITALIAN CLASSES THAT COMBINE LANGUAGE AND CULTURE IN FALL, WINTER, SPRING AND SUMMER AND PROVIDES A FULL RANGE OF CLASSES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH (AGE 2.5 – 16 YEARS OLD).

Our Winter Session 2022 will be offered in-person and online with 2 hours and half lessons.

  • Start of courses for children and adults: January 8th, 2022
  • Term courses for adults: April 4th 2022 (30 classes of 2.5 hours)
  • Term courses for children: May 28th 2022 (classes of 2 hours)
  • Children’s lessons take place on Saturday, in-person
  • Possible time slots: morning, afternoon, evening. In-person and online

Online classes will be provided on Zoom. Evening classes for Adults start at 7:00 pm, morning classes at 9:30am. Choose the course that suits you best. Ti aspettiamo!


OUR ITALIAN LANGUAGE SCHOOL OF Il Centro is proud to be the only School in the Metro Vancouver area that OFFERS ITALIAN COURSES FOR CHILDREN.

These unique Italian courses run every Saturday and various times during the week through our Outreach program allowing for continuous and structured learning throughout the school year (September – May).


With over thirty years of experience, Il Centro is now an integral part of Vancouver’s Italian cultural and educational landscape. Our Italian Language School offers eight different levels of courses for adults, from Beginner through to Advanced. We also provide two courses entirely dedicated to conversation as well as culture specialty courses and customized courses for travelers.

A unique educational opportunity is also available through the Study Abroad Program. This program enables our students to experience a memorable and enriching learning experience at institutions recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education.

For any inquiries regarding the School, please contact Edda Onesti at (604) 430-3337 ext.239.