Business Spanish courses in Spain

Business Spanish class

Business Spanish

The Spanish economy is currently one of the most buoyant in Europe and, as well as Spain, the ability to speak Spanish also opens up vast markets in Latin America.

Our business Spanish courses are designed with the business person in mind and deal with the kind of Spanish language which is relevant and useful to those engaged in day-to-day business life.

Course content

Besides work on basic Spanish language skills (vocabulary, grammar, reading, writing, listening and speaking) topics on our business Spanish courses include general business correspondence, negotiating, socio-political geography and the position of Spain in the Hispano-American and international markets.

A certain amount of class time is also spent on specific Spanish business exam preparation (see below).

Business Spanish exams

At the end of the course, students can take an exam organised by the Madrid Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the University of Alcalá.

The exams are not obligatory but a certain amount of classroom time is spent on activities designed to help students prepare for these exams. These exams are available at two levels, Certificado Básico, and Certificado Superior.

The lower of the two levels (Básico) recognises that students have a basic competence in Business Spanish which should allow them to perform routine tasks in a business context. The second level (Superior) recognises a more advanced level of competence and familiarity with the technical language used in the business world.

Further information

Note that there is a minimum level of Spanish is required to take our business Spanish courses.

For our business Spanish course dates and fees, please view the information on the courses for each of our different language schools. We offer courses to cater for a wide of particular needs, with different course lengths and numbers of hours of class per day, and both group and one-to-one tuition.

You can take a business Spanish course at our centres in Barcelona, Madrid, San Sebastian, Seville and Valencia. Click on the school of your choice for further details.

Alternative courses

To cater for very specific needs, see also the possibility of complementing your course with one-to-one Spanish tuition, available at all of our schools.

For those with very limited time available to take a course, see also our Immersion Spanish courses.

Click here to choose a different sort of Spanish course.

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