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Spanish-speaking destinations, courses and useful information

Learn Spanish abroad

As one of the world’s fastest-growing languages and the native language of millions, Spanish is making waves across continents. It’s now the second-most spoken language in the USA (after English), and as Spanish-language cinema and music grow in popularity, you won’t want to be left behind as Spanish surges ahead! If you want to get ahead in the corporate world, to communicate with almost half the planet with ease, or if you’re simply keen to take up a new hobby, ESL’s wide range of Spanish courses abroad will help you achieve your goal! 

Spanish courses abroad

We’re proud to partner with first-class language schools offering a wide range of courses. Whatever your age, goals and level, we have a course for you!

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General courses

It’s a fact: there’s no more efficient way to learn a language than using it and being exposed to it in different contexts every day over a length of time. This is precisely what our general courses offer you – the opportunity to receive outstanding language lessons as well as endless opportunities to put your new skills into practice. And that’s how you cement knowledge!

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Young Learners

Yes, young students tend to be sponge-like and therefore faster language learners. But do you know how to boost this ability? By making the learning process a real ADVENTURE! Dynamic lessons, new international friends and fun activities… the excitement never ends! Will it be an English and surf course? Or a French and horse riding program? Or how about Spanish and dancing? You decide! What’s more, you can also choose to learn more unusual languages such as Japanese or Korean!

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Course Plus (aged 7-17)

Our Plus courses offer the opportunity to balance language classes with the regular practice of a sport or a specific activity included in the program. Thanks to our cultural extras, including cooking, music, dance, filmmaking, sustainable development and yoga, among others, you can combine language learning with an authentic cultural experience.

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Course Plus

Our Plus courses offer the opportunity to balance language classes with the regular practice of a sport or a specific activity included in the program. Thanks to our cultural extras, including cooking, music, dance, filmmaking, sustainable development and yoga, among others, you can combine language learning with an authentic cultural experience.

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Business Language

Speaking a foreign language – or several – will advance your professional career in more ways than one. Aside from providing you with an added value that will make your CV stand out to employers, you will maximise your job-seeking possibilities by being able to work in different countries and through different languages.

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Private courses

For some people, a traditional language school may not be the best option for learning a language. We have a solution that offers personalised tuition in a unique setting: immersion language courses in the teacher’s home. This service matches learners with an experienced language teacher in the country of their choice. The result? A personalised learning experience that delivers the fastest possible language progress.

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Course + Work experience

These programs combine a general language course with an internship, a paid job or a volunteering program. Putting your language skills to the test in a real-world situation is priceless, and you’ll be amazed at how much your fluency improves as a result!

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Courses for 30+

These courses offer a more mature study environment than a standard adult language course (which is available to anyone aged 16 or over). If you need English mainly for the less formal areas of professional life, as opposed to for a specific professional goal, this course is a great fit.

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Private courses

For some people, a traditional language school may not be the best option for learning a language. We have a solution that offers personalised tuition in a unique setting: immersion language courses in the teacher’s home. This service matches learners with an experienced language teacher in the country of their choice. The result? A personalised learning experience that delivers the fastest possible language progress.

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Courses for 50+

Learn a language together with people from your own generation. By studying in immersion, you’ll quickly develop language skills while experiencing a thrilling cultural exchange. Travelling is all about discovering and connecting with others, and our programs for students over 50 are the perfect combination of a smart vacation and exercising your mind!

 

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Teacher Training courses

Whether you're new to the field of education or an experienced teacher, our Language Teacher Training courses will take your career to the next level! In partnership with accredited teacher training centers in superb international locations, we offer language teacher development courses for both native and non-native speakers.

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Blended Learning

More and more students are finding in blended learning the perfect approach towards their language learning. The reason is simple: doing an online course is a fantastic way to warm up before your departure so you’re extra prepared for the experience. Likewise, choosing to do an online course after your on-site studies will guarantee you keep up all of your newly-acquired skills!

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Courses for families

With our language courses for all members of the family, children can have fun with other kids from around the world while parents benefit from an active holiday immersed in a new culture.

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Frequently asked questions about studying Spanish abroad

Where can I take a Spanish course abroad?

As Spanish is spoken in over 20 countries across the world, there are many places you can find the ideal course to suit your needs. From the striking Chilean Andes in Santiago to the stunning beaches of Playa del Carmen, the terrific heights of Cusco to the beautiful historic palaces in Seville, Spanish is everywhere, and you’ll love discovering the language and the people that speak it! 

Why study Spanish abroad with ESL?

We’ve been helping students find their perfect language course abroad for over 20 years now, and we’re experts in tailoring each and every language stay to the individual and their particular goals. If you’re looking for a Spanish study abroad course, we offer a wide range of programmes across 13 countries and 41 different cities. Our expert advisers will help you organise your ideal language stay and support you every step of the way, so no matter where you choose to go to learn Spanish abroad, you know you’ll be in the best of hands. 

What are the advantages of learning Spanish abroad?
  • You’ll be able to hear Spanish spoken 24/7 

  • You’ll meet new people and practise your Spanish every single day 

  • You’ll be able to communicate with millions of people from around the world 

  • Finally (and most importantly) you’ll have an unforgettable experience you’ll cherish for years to come 

How to evaluate your Spanish level? 

If you wish to know your Spanish level before enrolling in a language course abroad, you can take our free online Spanish test. You will receive an immediate assessment of your Spanish level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The final result will give you an idea of the areas where you are strongest and those where you should work on. Furthermore, it can be used to choose the right level for your Spanish language course.

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