Spanish for Adults2019-09-10T12:34:20-04:00

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Yes, Adults Can Learn to Speak Spanish Quickly!

With almost 500 million speakers, Spanish is the third most widely spoken language in the world. If you want to travel, do business, study or experience the beautiful cultures of Spain and Latin America, Spanish is a must.

Open up a world of opportunities with the benefits of a second language. More employment opportunities, more travel opportunities, more opportunities to enrich your life.

Learning a second language, especially Spanish, has a brain training effect perfect for keeping your mind sharp when we are staring at screens and entertainment for extended periods of time.

Our courses cover day to day Spanish topics by following a well structured program based on international standards. We will address your specific needs and interests for example; negotiation, logistics, marketing, business terminology, pronunciation, social and cultural skills. So, whether you want to learn for fun, for business or for travel, we’ve got you covered.

We take a fully personalized approach where you have the option to choose a small size group with a maximum of 6 students, a private class or a combination of both.

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FAQs

SSA is a fantastic Spanish Academy with wonderful instructors, captivating instruction guides and a modern learning environment. Excelente!

Chris, Student

This is a wonderful place to learn Spanish. The teachers are exceptional and the classes are lots of fun! I have been taking classes here for the last 2 years and I plan on continuing.

Lisa, Student

Thank you so much to the staff at Speak Spanish Academy for elevating my Spanish language abilities. I have been taking classes with them for 1.5 years and what a difference in my understanding and verbal skills.

Terry, Student

I have been attending Speak Spanish Academy weekly for more than a year and my Spanish skills have skyrocketed! Speak Spanish Academy offers high quality courses along with a very detailed and methodical approach to learning Spanish.

Clement, Student
5-stars

1. WHAT IS YOUR AVAILABILITY? Choose your journey here

2. Would any of the following courses and days fit your schedule?

A1 REGULAR
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
Fridays
(English Edition)
Sept 13, 2019 - June 12, 2020
(72 hours)
9:00am - 11:00am$165.60 + HST
per month*
Lower Beginner – A1
You have little or no knowledge of Spanish. No proficiency evaluation required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

A2 REGULAR
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
TuesdaysSept 10, 2019 - Jun 09, 2020
(72 hours)
7:00-9:00pm$165.60 + HST
per month*
Upper Beginner – A2
You can communicate in basic situations using the present, past and future tenses, but with some errors. You can understand Spanish when someone speaks slowly. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

B1 REGULAR
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
TuesdaysSept 10, 2019 - June 30, 2020
(82 hours)
8:30am - 10:30am$180.40 + HST
per month*
WednesdaysApril 03, 2019 - Jan 22, 2020
(82 hours)
7:00pm - 9:00pm$180.40 + HST
per month*
Lower Intermediate – B1
You feel secure speaking and writing Spanish. You know quite a lot of vocabulary, but you need to practice and expand your grammar knowledge. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

B2 REGULAR
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
Mondays (B2.2)Sept 09, 2019 - Mar 30, 2020
(48 hours)
7:00pm - 9:00pm$157.71 + HST
per month*
Upper Intermediate – B2
You can communicate fluently and with confidence in a wide range of situations but need a deeper study of grammar structures and learn more specific vocabulary. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

CRASH REGULAR
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
MondaysSept 09 - Dec 16, 2019
(28 hours)
7:00pm - 9:00pm$154.00 + HST
per month*
WednesdaysSept 11 - Dec 18, 2019
(30 hours)
1:00pm - 3:00pm$165.00 + HST
per month*
Crash Spanish for Beginners and Travellers
You have little or no knowledge of Spanish. No proficiency evaluation required. This crash course has been designed to equip you for the most common situations while travelling in Spanish-speaking countries. You will learn, in a low paced environment, efficient structures and key vocabulary that will help build your confidence in the use of Spanish in real life scenarios: at a restaurant, going shopping, etc.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

SLC REGULAR
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
WednesdaysSept 11 - Dec 11, 2019
(21 hours)
1:00pm - 2:30pm$105.00 + HST
per month*
FridaysSept 13 - Dec 13, 2019
(21 hours)
1:00pm - 2:30pm$105.00 + HST
per month*
Spanish Language and Culture
You can communicate in basic situations using the present, past and future tenses, but with some errors. You can understand Spanish when someone speaks slowly. In-person oral evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

A1 SEMI-INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
Mondays
(English Edition)
Sept 09, 2019 - Mar 23, 2020
(72 hours)
6:00pm - 9:00pm$236.57 + HST
per month*
WednesdaysJul 03 - Dic 11, 2019
(72 hours)
6:00pm - 9:00pm$276.00+ HST
per month*
ThursdaysSep 12, 2019 - Jun 11, 2020 (72h)7:00pm - 9:00pm$165.60 + HST
per month*
Saturdays
(English Edition)
Sept 21, 2019 - Mar 28, 2020 (72 hours)12:00pm -3:00pm$236.57 + HST
per month*
Mondays & ThursdaysSept 09 - Dec 02, 2019
(72 hours)
11:00am - 2:00pm$552.00 + HST
per month*
Lower Beginner – A1
You have little or no knowledge of Spanish. No proficiency evaluation required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

A2 SEMI-INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
WednesdaysOct 02, 2019 - Apri 08, 2020
(72 hours)
9:00am - 12:00pm$236.57 + HST
per month*
ThursdaysJul 04 - Dec 12, 2019
(72 hours)
6:00pm - 9:00pm$276.00 + HST
per month*
SaturdaysSept 14, 2019 - Mar 14, 2020
(72 hours)
10:30am -1:30pm$236.57 + HST
per month*
Upper Beginner – A2
You can communicate in basic situations using the present, past and future tenses, but with some errors. You can understand Spanish when someone speaks slowly. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

B1 SEMI-INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Lower Intermediate – B1
You feel secure speaking and writing Spanish. You know quite a lot of vocabulary, but you need to practice and expand your grammar knowledge. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

B2 SEMI-INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
Thursdays (B2.1)Sept 12, 2019 - Jan 16, 2020
(48 hours)
10:30am - 1:30pm$276.00 + HST
per month*
Thursdays (B2.2)Jan 23 - May 14, 2020
(48 hours)
10:30am - 1:30pm$220.80 + HST
per month*
Upper Intermediate – B2
You can communicate fluently and with confidence in a wide range of situations but need a deeper study of grammar structures and learn more specific vocabulary. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

CRASH
SEMI-INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
Mondays and FridaysAug 09 - 30, 2019
(21 hours)
9:00am - 12:00pm$462 + HST
per month*
Tuesdays and FridaysSept 10 - Oct 29, 2019
(30 hours)
11:00am - 1:00pm$330 + HST
per month*
Tuesdays and FridaysNov 01 - Dec 20, 2019
(30 hours)
11:00am - 1:00pm$330 + HST
per month*
Crash Spanish for Beginners and Travellers
You have little or no knowledge of Spanish. No proficiency evaluation required. This crash course has been designed to equip you for the most common situations while travelling in Spanish-speaking countries. You will learn, in a low paced environment, efficient structures and key vocabulary that will help build your confidence in the use of Spanish in real life scenarios: at a restaurant, going shopping, etc.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

SLC
SEMI-INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Spanish Language and Culture
You can communicate in basic situations using the present, past and future tenses, but with some errors. You can understand Spanish when someone speaks slowly. In-person oral evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

A1 INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Lower Beginner – A1
You have little or no knowledge of Spanish. No proficiency evaluation required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

A2 INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Upper Beginner – A2
You can communicate in basic situations using the present, past and future tenses, but with some errors. You can understand Spanish when someone speaks slowly. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

B1 INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Lower Intermediate – B1
You feel secure speaking and writing Spanish. You know quite a lot of vocabulary, but you need to practice and expand your grammar knowledge. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

B2 INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Upper Intermediate – B2
You can communicate fluently and with confidence in a wide range of situations but need a deeper study of grammar structures and learn more specific vocabulary. Language proficiency evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

CRASH INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
COST PER MONTH
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Crash Spanish for Beginners and Travellers
You have little or no knowledge of Spanish. No proficiency evaluation required. This crash course has been designed to equip you for the most common situations while travelling in Spanish-speaking countries. You will learn, in a low paced environment, efficient structures and key vocabulary that will help build your confidence in the use of Spanish in real life scenarios: at a restaurant, going shopping, etc.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

SLC INTENSIVE
DURATION
TIME
PRICE
NOT AVAILABLESend us your inquire and we will let you know when this course becomes available.
Spanish Language and Culture
You can communicate in basic situations using the present, past and future tenses, but with some errors. You can understand Spanish when someone speaks slowly. In-person oral evaluation is required.

*Plus 1 payment for materials

FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions

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Our Learning Methodology. How will I learn?2018-11-26T18:55:52-04:00

Our courses are designed to guide you throughout the learning process by following a communicative and task-based approach. Our methodology successfully integrates the four main skills: reading, listening, writing and speaking. Highlighting cultural aspects of the Hispanic world.

We only use proven online and printed learning resources in class to support group and self study.  We aim students to participate enthusiastically and effectively by learning grammar in a communicative task environment.

European framework of Reference for Languages. What will I learn?2019-03-11T22:08:52-04:00

CEFR Scales

Beginner A1

  • Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  • Can introduce themselves and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where he/she lives, people they know and things they have.
  • Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

Beginner A2

  • Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment).
  • Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.
  • Can describe in simple terms aspects of their background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

Intermediate B1

  • Can understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc.
  • Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where the language is spoken.
  • Can produce simple connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
  • Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.

Intermediate B2

  • Can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in their field of specialization.
  • Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.
  • Can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.

Advanced C1

  • Can understand a wide range of demanding, longer clauses, and recognize implicit meaning.
  • Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
  • Can use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
  • Can produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organizational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.

Advanced C2

  • Can understand with ease virtually everything heard or read.
  • Can summarize information from different spoken and written sources, reconstructing arguments and accounts in a coherent presentation.
  • Can express themselves spontaneously, very fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in the most complex situations.
Student Cap. How many students are in each class?2018-11-26T18:55:52-04:00

Our classes are capped at a maximum of 6 students.

Student Level Fit. Can I change levels if the class is too easy for me?2018-11-26T18:55:52-04:00

Yes, you can but a proficiency evaluation will be required before doing any change.

Open Courses. Can I join an ongoing course?2019-03-05T16:59:27-04:00

Yes, however, prior to joining any of the ongoing courses a 75% pass result of a proficiency evaluation is required.

Tuition Payment Methods. How can I pay?2019-08-02T13:46:00-04:00

Tuition fees are to be paid in accordance with lesson cost of the program you want to enroll by one of the two Payment Plan choices: Credit/Debit Card or PayPal.

Please visit our terms and conditions to learn more about our tuition payment methods.

Offers and Discounts. What kind of discounts do you offer?2019-08-06T15:42:59-04:00

Second enrollment*
10% Off on the second student enrollment, i.e. sibling, husband, wife enrolling together.

Seniors discount*
If you are a senior (Age: 60+) you can save 20% on your Spanish learning.

Neighbours discount*
Do you live in the building? You can save 10% Off.

*Unless otherwise specified, these discounts may not be combined with any other seasonal sale, promotion, discount, code, coupon and/or offer. Promotions have no cash value. Offers are no transferable and cannot be sold.

Attendance and Refund Policy. What is the refund policy?2019-03-05T17:09:31-04:00

No refunds will be given for student’s absence. Please note, the student will have the option to attend make-up class.

Please visit our terms and conditions to learn more about our refund policy and make-up classes.

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