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Italian in Dublin

Dublin is a multicultural city, and this shows in the substantial increase in the number of people speaking languages other than English. One of them is Italian, a language associated with the arts and culture. Taking Italian lessons will not only look great on your CV but it will also give you the chance of connecting with the growing Italian-speaking population in Dublin (more than 10,000 people of Italian origin live in the city today!). Just contact us at Language Trainers and we will start designing a language course tailored to your needs and schedule.

Sign up for our online lessons today in Dublin! Schedule your lessons whenever you want them, so you can always find time to study, regardless of your timetable or location. You don’t even have to leave home to meet your teacher!

Why Learn Italian in Dublin

Learn Italian for Work: If you are looking for a job in an Italian company, you should consider contacting the Federation of Italian Business in Ireland, an institution that aims to help the development of economic relationships and trade between Italy and Ireland. This organisation usually welcomes Italian businesspeople coming to Dublin, offers consultancy services to Italian companies who want to invest in Ireland and promotes cooperation between these two countries. Some of their training sessions are delivered by Italian speakers, so it is a great chance to go and practise your listening skills. Another institution that can help you network is the Irish Branch of the Italian Chamber of Commerce. Set up in 2012, it promotes different programs to further connect Ireland and Italy such as the Italian Desk on Princes St, which gives financial and legal advise to both Italian businesses wishing to expand in Ireland and Irish companies that seek to branch out to the Italian market.

Learn Italian for Social and Food: You can use Italian to make new friends in Dublin by joining the Dublin Italian Language Social Networking MeetUp Club. With 2000+ members, it is one of the most popular groups of people who meet and mingle with local Italian language and culture lovers to practise and have some fun. And don’t forget to visit some of the many restaurants that offer exquisite Italian dishes in the city. La Caverna Restaurant on Fownes St is a great option to try seafood, beef and stews cooked in the Italian style. Another place you should visit is Il Vicoletto, a classic restaurant with Italian-style decor and food. You can try some Parmigiana di Melanzane (layered aubergine slices oven baked with tomato sauce, basil, mozzarella cheese and parmesan) or Calamari in Crosta con Salsa Carpione. Their menus are written in Italian with explanations in English, but we are sure you will not need them after taking some Italian lessons with us!

Learn Italian for Culture: Those interested in getting to know more about the fascinating Italian culture can attend the annual Italian Fusion Festival, the biggest Italian event in Europe outside of Italy. It started in 2012 and it takes place in bars around Dublin. Its main goal is to promote cultural exchanges between Italy and Ireland. Every year, bands from both countries participate, playing songs in Italian and English. These concerts are usually accompanied by videos, poetry reading and a glass of tasty Italian prosecco included in the ticket. Also, The Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the UK, together with different Italian institutions, organises annual events in Dublin to promote travelling to Italian cities. For example, in 2019 the Sardinia Department of Tourism hosted an engaging presentation trying to promote their island as a great tourist destination. The speakers at this event spoke both English and Italian, so it’s a nice opportunity to put your new listening skills into play.


Where to Learn Italian in and around Dublin

Why don’t you get started today? Taking Italian classes with Language Trainers is very convenient, as we adapt to your needs and schedule. Just contact us and we will arrange for a teacher to go to your home or workplace. You can also study Italian at a public place, such as the Central Library on Henry St, Lemon Jelly Cafe on Millennium Walkway or Kaph 31 on Drury St.

If you are not in Dublin itself, our Italian tutors can also deliver lessons in Finglas, Ballyfermot, Booterstown, Monkstown, Drogheda and Swords.

So, let’s go, andiamo! Just get in touch with Language Trainers and find out how we can connect you with a native Italian teacher. If you are not an absolute beginner, you can also take our free online Italian test so we can discuss your options.

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Communicate with friends and family abroad
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1-on-1 General Italian Course in Dublin

Our general one-on-one courses in Dublin will help students improve their Italian level quickly and efficiently, whatever their needs. One of the most exciting aspects of our courses is that they are developed entirely around the needs of the students. The fact that we offer our Italian classes on a One-on-One basis means that you can learn the words and phrases you need in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

1-on-1 Business Italian Course in Dublin

Our Italian courses in Dublin are taught on a one-on-one basis and will help you improve your business communication skills immensely. No matter what level you begin at we will soon have you dealing with business introductions comfortably before moving onto other matters. Beginner level students can expect to finish the course with basic telephone Italian and email skills, as well as a level of survival Italian, granting them the ability to work in a country where Italian is the native tongue.

2-to-1 and Small Group
Italian Courses in Dublin (closed group)

Our Italian courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One Italian Course or In-Company Small Group Italian Course). All participants must have the same language needs, be able to study at the same time at the same place and be at the same level. All participants should be booked at the same time. Language Trainers suggest that you do not look for classes with more than 8 students at one time. However, an In-Company Taster Italian Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.

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Take our Italian Language Level Test.

Let us know why you need to learn Italian and include the time and location that best suit you.

Review our quote and, if you are happy with it, receive our invoice and Agreement form.

Sign our Agreement form and submit a deposit* for the course.

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Begin your Italian training and receive your Italian course book.

Throughout your Italian course, the Language Trainers Academic Team will be on hand to help you with any queries.
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After the first lesson or two, our team will contact you to ensure you are happy with your trainer. If necessary, we will change the focus of the course to better suit your needs.
After finishing your course, we will send you a course attendance and completion certificate..
Our team will provide you with follow-up learning opportunities, including: self study material, language courses in Italian-speaking countries, and more advanced courses with Language Trainers.
*Deposit payable by check, credit card, wire transfer, or PayPal. Your quote will include the number of classes and cost. A typical course lasts 30 hours per level, with classes of 2 hours each.

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