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).

will be offered in-person and online with 2 hours and half lessons.

  • Italian learning program for children and youth starts September 24th, 2022, every Saturday morning. Classes of 2 hours
  • Adults Italian classes start September 14th, 2022 (12 classes of 2.5 hours)
  • Term courses for children and youth: May 20th, 2022 
  • Possible time slots for adults: morning, afternoon, evening. In-person and online
  • Online classes will be provided on Zoom.
  • Starting in September 2022, evening online classes for Adults start at 6:30 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.