Diploma in Spanish as a Foreign Language - Qualifications Level C2


Full-time 1 Year (3 Terms)


January, April, June & September


Language of instruction:



100% Online OR Blended

Minimum age: 17+

Course Code:



Mon to Fri 9am-3:30pm 

This gap year programme is the highest and most advanced level established in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. It certifies the level of Mastery.

The programme combines a unifying international focus with a multidisciplinary approach, enabling students to develop their language skills, social, historical, geographical and cultural knowledge, while also being introduced to European & LATAM politics, civilization, art, economy, literature, and international communication awareness to perfectly handle any kind of situation, proving a spontaneous capacity of adaptation to any context, with a great deal of semantic and grammatical precision and complexity of the Spanish-speaking world and other assorted countries at the European level from various perspectives. 

Become fluent in Spanish and immerse yourself in a new culture.

Course classes

  • Language projects & oral presentations
  • Oral & written communication
  • Grammar & lexical items
  • Citizenry & intercultural competence
  • Hispanic culture & civilization
  • Project Sessions/Group Discussions
  • Independent/Collaborative Study
  • Entrepreneurial Skills
  • European Union
  • Global Awareness
  • European History & Literature
  • Academic Skills
  • Charity Committee
  • European Integration
  • Global Perspectives
  • Sustainability Initiatives
  • Internationally Recognised DELE Exam Preparation
  • Volleyball
  • Badminton
  • Futsal
  • Handball
  • And others
  • Chess
  • Darts
  • Arts & Culture
  • Culinary Arts
  • Personal Presence
  • Fitness Circuit Challenges

Special Focus Classes

Our Special Focus Classes are designed for students that wish to improve their knowledge of a specific area of the language skills and learn something new at the same time. Class offerings will vary depending on student interest and language level, such as: Global Development, Diction & Pronunciation, Public Speaking, Grammar, etc…

Trips, Excursions and Events

From discussions in the classroom to organised social events. This programme gives students the opportunity to spend several days away from home. 

Student Services

Further Studies

Successful completion of this programme is a prerequisite for admission to the Semi-specialised Certificate in Translation (English <> Spanish) Qualifications Level 6.


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TERM 2C2+ 
  • There are 14 weeks per Term.
  • All our courses cover the contents of the Common European Framework of Reference of Languages (CEFR) of the Council of Europe.
  • The communicative approach is applied in all language for international communication courses.

Teaching methods – what to expect:

2022 Start Dates

Registration PeriodLate Registration PeriodStart Date 
ClosedClosedMonday, 03 January
ClosedClosedMonday, 04 April
ClosedClosedMonday, 04 July
04/July to 26/AugustMonday, 05 September

2023 Start Dates 

Registration PeriodLate Registration PeriodStart Date 
01/Nov to 25/Nov 202228/Nov to 02/Dec 2022Tuesday, 03 January
06/Feb to 24/Feb27/Feb to 03/MarMonday, 03 April
01/May to 26/May29/May to 01/JuneMonday, 05 June
03/July to 28/July31/Jul to 04/AugMonday, 04 September
  • Intel i5 or equivalent processor.
  • Minimum 8 GB of RAM.
  • 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.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Download the Acrobat Reader.

This is a self-funded programme meaning the programme is not GATE funded. Listed prices are valid for applications received between January 1, 2022 and December 31, 2022.

Fees cover the following:

  • General operating/Maintenance costs
  • Class tuition 
  • DELE preparation courses
  • Digital learning plataform and academic material 
  • Placement and progress tests
  • End of course CSL certificate
  • Some extra-curricular activities at School or locally
  • Graduation costs



We offer various payment plans to ensure that students are able to budget well throughout their studies. After the initial deposit, the remaining balance will be due within 8 to 12 weeks of the programme start date.

Registration Fee: TT$ 250 – US$ 44 
Late Registration Fee: TT$ 200 – US$ 35
Administrative Fee: TT$ 60 – US$ 14
Placement Test Fee (if applicable): TT$ 800 – US$ 135
DELE Exam Fees: TBA (per test)
Amenities Fee (for Blended students only): TT$ 800 – US$ 135 (per Term)
Gap Year ProgrammeTuitionTuition 
Per TermTT15,950US2,670
Per Month  
Special Focus Classes (Combined with Core Classes)
One-to-OneTT1,560 per weekUS260 per week
Mini GroupTT1,295 per weekUS220 per week
  • Tuition fees do not include the external examinations, stationery supplies, printing, fees for supplementary exams and repeats, other living costs, etc.

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