business Spanish Short Courses

A Professional Qualification for Professional Participants

Overview

The series of short courses in Business Spanish is offered at three different levels: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced. Each level is subdivided into Phase I and Phase II, for a total of six separate short courses. Upon succesful completion of both phases of each level, the participant receives a certificate issued by the CSL.

Participants do not require any prior knowledge of Spanish or business to start. All the skills and knowledge will be acquired from the basic level throuth the intermediate and up to the advanced level at international standards. Our programme prepares participants to exceed expectations in the industry not only in this hemisphere, but also in the international arena.

Our levels

The Business Spanish Beginner Phase (I) lays the foundation for specific communication in Spanish in the  business sector. It also develops the language skills of people already employed in this area, of those seeking new opportunities and for entrepreneurs considering business development and/or expansion. No prior knowledge of Spanish is required.

Participants are able to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients and counterparts using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Schedule:

  • Class duration: 2 hrs
  • Lessons per week: 2
  • Course duration: 12 weeks
  • Age: 18+

Admission Requirements:

  • Completed registration form
  • A diploma in a business field
  • A copy of the student’s ID
  • One passport photo (digital)

NOTE: All the requirements must be submitted together in a single email before the end of the registration period. 

The Business Spanish Beginner Phase (II) broadens scope of communication to include exchanges in various settings.

It also develops the language skills of people already employed in this area, of those seeking new opportunities and for entrepreneurs considering business development and/or expansion. 

Participants are able to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients and counterparts using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Schedule:

  • Class duration: 2 hrs
  • Lessons per week: 2
  • Course duration: 12 weeks
  • Age: 18+

Admission Requirements:

  • Completed registration form
  • A diploma in a business field
  • Successful completion of the Business Spanish Beginner Phase (I)
  • A copy of the student’s ID
  • One passport photo (digital)

NOTE: All the requirements must be submitted together in a single email before the end of the registration period. 

The Business Spanish Intermediate Phase (I) fosters independent research and effective communication using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Participants begin to master nuances in grammar, expressions and vocabulary, and increase their level of fluency.

Participants are able to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients and counterparts using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Schedule:

  • Class duration: 2 hrs
  • Lessons per week: 2
  • Course duration: 16 weeks
  • Age: 18+

Admission Requirements:

  • Completed registration form
  • A diploma in a business field
  • Successful completion of the Business Spanish Beginner Phase (II)
  • A copy of the student’s ID
  • One passport photo (digital)

NOTE: All the requirements must be submitted together in a single email before the end of the registration period. 

The Business Spanish Intermediate Phase (II) increases capacity of participants to conduct independent research and free effective communication using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Participants continue to improve mastery of nuances in grammar, expressions and vocabulary, and increase their level of fluency.

Participants are able to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients and counterparts using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Schedule:

  • Class duration: 2 hrs
  • Lessons per week: 2
  • Course duration: 16 weeks
  • Age: 18+

Admission Requirements:

  • Completed registration form
  • A diploma in a business field
  • Successful completion of the Business Spanish Intermediate Phase (I)
  • A copy of the student’s ID
  • One passport photo (digital)

NOTE: All the requirements must be submitted together in a single email before the end of the registration period. 

The Business Spanish Advanced Phase (I) gets participants to engage in more complex activities such as formal writing, research reporting and speeches at a higher levels of grammar and specialised vocabulary.

It also develops the language skills of people already employed in this area, of those seeking new opportunities and for entrepreneurs considering business development and/or expansion. 

Participants are able to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients and counterparts using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Schedule:

  • Class duration: 2 hrs
  • Lessons per week: 2
  • Course duration: 20 weeks
  • Age: 18+

Admission Requirements:

  • Completed registration form
  • A diploma in a business field
  • Successful completion of the Business Spanish Intermediate Phase (II)
  • A copy of the student’s ID
  • One passport photo (digital)

NOTE: All the requirements must be submitted together in a single email before the end of the registration period. 

The Business Spanish Advanced Phase (II) gets participants to engage in more complex activities such as formal writing, research reporting and speeches at a higher levels of grammar and specialised vocabulary.

It also develops the language skills of people already employed in this area, of those seeking new opportunities and for entrepreneurs considering business development and/or expansion. 

Participants are able to communicate with Spanish-speaking clients and counterparts using specialised vocabulary and structures.

Schedule:

  • Class duration: 2 hrs
  • Lessons per week: 2
  • Course duration: 20 weeks
  • Age: 18+

Admission Requirements:

  • Completed registration form
  • A diploma in a business field
  • Successful completion of the Business Spanish Advanced Phase (I)
  • A copy of the student’s ID
  • One passport photo (digital)

NOTE: All the requirements must be submitted together in a single email before the end of the registration period. 

  • Professionals who wish to expand their career opportunities by acquiring the ability to work cross-culturally
  • Government and non-governmental agency representatives working in Spanish-speaking regions who need to be able to communicate at all levels
  • Professionals who wish to work with Spanish-speaking professionals
  • Professionals looking to prepare themselves for a competitive global market

Some of the evaluation components include group projects, assignments, oral presentations and tests in the four language skills: Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing.

At the end of each level (Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced), participants will receive a Certificate of Completion awarded by the CSL. On partial completion of a level (Phase I) participants may obtain a Transcript on request. In order to obtain a Pass, students must obtain at least 60% of the overall grade. 

DISCLAIMER:

  • There is a non-negotiable $US 75.00 bank charge for all transfers from non local bank accounts.
  • The School will not be responsible for transfer of money in wrong account. Please double check the details before sending.

Submission of payment receipt:

  • A copy of the relevant payment receipt must be submitted by the deadline aforesaid with the following information:
    1.Student Name, 2. Course Name, 3. Purpose of Payment, 4. Voucher/Transit no. 5. Bank name

PAYMENT PLANS

  • Registration fee (non-refundable): $US 32 ($TT 220)
  • Late registration fee (if applicable): $US 16 ($TT 110)
  • Instructional materials: TBA

TUITION FEES

Beginner Phase IBeginner Phase IIIntermediate Phase I

Total: $US 340 / $TT 2310

Monthly: $US 130 / $TT 885

Total: $US 340 / $TT 2310

Monthly: $US 130 / $TT 885

Total: $US 460/ $TT 3120

Monthly: $US 170 / $TT 1155

Intermediate Phase IIAdvanced Phase IAdvanced Phase II

Total: $US 460/ $TT 3120

Monthly: $US 170 / $TT 1155

Total: $US 595 / $TT 4035

Monthly: $US 202 / $TT 1380

Total: $US 595 / $TT 4035

Monthly: $US 202 / $TT 1380

Late fee on monthly payment (if applicable): 

  • For Beginner Phase I or Phase II: $US 22 ($TT 150)​
  • For Intermediate Phase I or Phase II: $US 27 ($TT 180)​
  • For Advanced Phase I or Phase II: $US 32 ($TT 220)​

Be more aware of Hispanic attitudes and values and their impact on business relationships.

AVAILABLE WORLDWIDE LOCATIONS

Strengthen relationships with Spanish-speaking colleagues and clients, showing a true interest in the Spanish language and culture.

Build a distinct competitive edge when reaching out to international markets.

Increase your value to your company