Course Code: DipBus

Diploma in Business Spanish (DipBus)

The Business Spanish courses aim to produce independent, confident and effective linguists with the language skills required to make a positive and effective contribution to international economic activity.

These programmes are designed to ultimately prepare candidates to sit international examinations for the attainment of the international qualifications of:

  • Basic Certificate in Business Spanish (Europe) at B2 level;
  • Advanced Certificate in Business Spanish (Europe) at C1 level; and,
  • Diploma in Business Spanish (Europe) at Master level (C2).

The Caribbean School of Languages is an official examination centre for internationally recognised qualifications in Business Spanish. 

Overview of the Programme

The Business Spanish courses cover everything the professional business provider needs in the discharge of their duties, including practitioner to client communication, interaction among professionals, research and much more in the foreign language as well as cultural awareness and many other aspects of specialised communication.

Participants do not require any prior knowledge of Spanish or business to start. Our programme prepares participants to exceed expectations in the industry not only in this hemisphere, but also in the international arena.

Our Specialised Teaching Staff

The CSL Staff in charge of the delivery and assesment of these courses are stricly European specialists with ample experience in the field. They are supported by consultants, tutors and assistants in order to ensure the best instruction for our candidates to achieve their goals. 

Structure of the Programme

The CSL offers the following three (3) programmes in Business Spanish. Each programme is one (1) year long full-time and is divided into three semesters.

  • Basic Certificate in Business Spanish (B2 level)
  • Advanced Certificate in Business Spanish (C1 level)
  • Diploma in Business Spanish (C2 – Master level)

Basic Certificate in Business Spanish / Full-time

Advanced Certificate in Business Spanish / Full-time

Diploma in Spanish for Business / Full-time

Part-time option

Currently, this modality (part-time) is not available for registration but it will be offered again soon.

Language of Instruction

- Spanish.

Interviews, entrance tests and auditions

- Entry into this courses does not require an interview or audition.

Level of linguistic proficiency and pre-requisites

- None.

IT requirements

  • For computers using Windows (minimum system requirement: Windows 10)
  • For computers using Mac (minimum system requirement: OSX 10)
  • For iPad tablets (iOS) (minimum system requirement: iOS 9)
  • For Android tablets (minimum system requirement: Android 5)
  • The use of headphones with working speakers and a microphone is advised.

Start Month

September / January / April

Admission Requirements

  • High School diploma and transcript with a minimum GPA of 2.00 OR
  • Minimum of four (4) CSEC (CXC)/GCE O’Level subjects, inclusive of English A and mathematics, Grades 1,2,3* or A,B,C.

    *Grade 3 accepted if attained in June 1998 or beyond

Fee Structure

This is a self-funded programme meaning the programme is not GATE funded

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