Parola. Italian Language School in Florence

Quality Italian Language Courses At Affordable Prices

Learning Italian is easy and enjoyable, thanks to the quality of our engaging Italian language courses in Florence.

Parola is an Italian language school in Florence that offers an interesting variety of Italian language courses at competitive prices that are taught year-round by experienced, professional and friendly teachers.

Moreover, our Italian language institute is accredited by the University For Foreigners Of Siena (Università Per Stranieri di Siena) for the CILS certification, the official Italian language certificate that is recognized worldwide for institutional and work purposes.

A Wide Choice of Courses to Learn Italian Flexibly

Our school is appreciated by all language students for its welcoming and friendly environment and its educational flexibility. In fact, Parola offers a good variety of language learning programs through Italian language courses that are organized until late evening.

Parola Italian language school provides students with a flexible course schedule and practices an effective teaching methodology designed to help students learn Italian and see results.

Our language institute holds group Italian language courses with small class sizes, as well as individual Italian language lessons both in the morning and in the evening.

Similarly, our Italian language school also offers combined Italian courses consisting of group Italian language classes supported with one-on-one lessons in the afternoon.

Language Classes in Small Groups and Evening Lessons

Students in a language class at Parola Italian school

Parola Italian language school offers language lessons in small groups (no more than 12 students,  with an average of 6 – 7 students per class) in order to allow students to study, understand and learn Italian with visible results.

Certainly, small group language classes make grammar learning easier and conversation lessons more productive.

In addition to morning lessons, our Italian language center also offers evening language courses in Florence until 8:00 pm as an option for workers and students who can only learn Italian in the afternoon and evening.

Private Lessons, Online Italian Courses and Extracurricular Lessons 

Our school arranges individual Italian lessons, online Italian programs and extracurricular sessions in Italian to deepen the language. Parola’s language programs in the afternoon and in the evening are mainly private, and they are always taught by one of our professional mother-tongue teachers.

Moreover, our language school in Florence combines group classes with extracurricular lessons so that students can improve their Italian conversation competence and learn the Italian culture through our activities.

Most importantly, our Italian language school runs online Italian courses with the expertise of its language teachers. We provide both online grammar lesson and online Italian conversation sessions from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm. 

Expertise and Friendliness of Our Italian Language School

Students of Italian language at Parola school in Florence

All of our language professors are native Italian speakers who have advanced degrees and are experienced in teaching the Italian language. As a consequence, our certified language instructors provide their expertise and positive encouragement in order to guarantee a pleasant and rewarding language experience in the center of Florence.

In other words, Parola Italian language school provides quality teaching in its Italian language courses and affordable course prices for all its students.

Learn the Italian Language in a Multicultural Environment

Parola school offers a broad selection of Italian language courses with quality language training. In addition to that, our Italian language courses in Florence provide a multicultural and diverse environment.

Foreign students at Parola enjoy the hospitality, expertise, and friendliness that we offer in our school.

Located in a Historical District of Florence

Course participants enjoy the environment of Parola’s language classes, which are held in a Renaissance building in the historic center of Florence (Borgo Santa Croce, 4 – 50122).

Our Italian language school is at a short distance from world-renowned monuments and important locations such the Church of Santa Croce, the Uffizi or Ponte Vecchio.

Authorized Examination Center For The CILS Certification in Italy

CILS certified center in Florence

Parola Italian language school is an accredited CILS exam center in Italy. The CILS is an official certificate of Italian language as a foreign language certified by the Università Per Stranieri di Siena.

The CILS certification exam is taken, twice a year, at our headquarters in Florence in Borgo Santa Croce, 4.

Moreover, Parola Italian language institute also offers a preparation course for the CILS certificate in Florence to provide students with goal specific grammar tutoring to pass the examination.

Teaching Methodology in Our Italian Language Courses

Parola’s Italian language courses in Florence utilize a comprehensive and flexible teaching method through our morning and afternoon lessons.

Most importantly, Italian language classes at our school are designed to allow students to socialize, interact, and work together as they learn Italian.

Our language lessons provide a rewarding and effective learning experience due to the combination of grammar and Italian conversation. On the other hand, at Parola school, we also take advantage of using mass-media tools during the Italian language classes.

Our Italian language courses in Florence are proficiently taught with grammar and exercise books edited by our school.

Full Coverage of Italian Language Grammar Levels

Parola school follows the rules of Italian language training set by the EU and offers the opportunity to learn Italian with a variety of Italian language courses at 6 language levels: Level A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2. As a consequence, our Italian language institute enables students to understand and speak Italian from a basic to an advanced level.

In addition to its standard language lessons, for those students who want to get an official certificate of the Italian language, Parola can offer a course preparation for CILS and, as mentioned above, it is also a certified center for the CILS examination.

Free Time Activities in Florence And in Tuscany

Free time activity in Florence with Parola school students

Learning Italian at Parola school allows students to get to know Italy through educational excursions, presentations on Italy and formal Italian language classes.

Our free time activities (offered after our Italian language training in Florence) include excursions, Italian movies, visits to artisan workshops and walking tours throughout Florence’s artistic center.

Moreover, our language school organizes sightseeing excursions in Central Italy to expose language students to the artistic and cultural legacy of Italy.

Parola Italian language school in Florence encourages a social environment which increases the learning and comprehension of the Italian language while creating friendships and memorable experiences.

Extracurricular Classes And Supplementary Courses in Italian

In addition to its language programs, our Italian school provides students with after-school educational activities in Florence.

At Parola Italian language institute, we provide more than just language training. As a matter of fact, our language school also offers art lessons in Italian and Italian cooking courses; Italian language classes combined with Italian language, extracurricular classes, and free guided-learning activities in Florence.

These lessons can be accompanied by our Italian language instruction or taken separately as instructional courses.

Enroll in One of Our Italian Language Courses in Florence

If you are planning to enroll in one of our Italian language courses to learn Italian in the heart of Florence, you can register using our registration form. Our language school will promptly return your email.

After registering for your Italian language course, you must complete the course downpayment to finalize the enrollment with Parola school.

Contact Parola Italian Language School in Florence

Contact our Italian language school in Florence for further information about our Italian language courses, our individual Italian lessons and the variety of language classes offered at our school. Parola Italian language institute is happy to answer all of your questions regarding any of our language courses or educational activities in Florence and Tuscany.

You can also call our office in Florence directly at +39 055 242182 or at +39 328 8997420.


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Meet us: Borgo Santa Croce, 4, 50122 Florence

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Sign of Parola Italian language school

Don’t miss the chance to learn Italian with our language courses. Parola is an Italian language school in Florence that mainly offers 3 types of learning programs: group Italian language classes, private Italian language lessons and a series of combined programs of Italian (group plus private) with experienced and approachable teachers.

Our Italian language institute provides stimulating yet entertaining language lessons in the heart of Florence for the study of both written and verbal Italian in Italy.



Scorcio di Firenze vicino alla scuola ParolaOur language school is centrally located in a XVI building designed by Giorgio Vasari (the architect of the Uffizi Gallery).

Parola is around all of the most important art and cultural attractions in Florence such as the Uffizi Gallery, the Duomo, and Piazza Della Signoria.

Moreover, our language center is situated in one of the most lively areas in Florence. Around Parola Italian language school, students can socialize with Italians and foreign students in Florence thanks to great coffee shops and restaurants.


Students showing grammar books of Parola Italian language school

Learn Italian flexibly through our language courses. Parola’s students can have a lot of learning flexibility because our language institute offers morning, afternoon and evening courses in the historic center of Florence.

Our Italian language school for foreigners, together with its standard Italian language courses, also holds specialized language classes, such as Italian language courses for Au Pairs, Italian language and cooking lessons, Italian language, and painting courses.

Moreover, our language center is particularly renowned for individual language lessons for workers and university students in Tuscany.



Parola Italian language school offers language courses with a maximum of 12 students, which allows teachers to completely monitor the students learning progress.