Spanish in Halifax, NS

Why learn Spanish in Halifax? As the most populated city in Nova Scotia, Halifax hosts a growing Spanish-speaking community. With a significant increase in population of over 31% from 2011 to 2018, 1 out of 22 citizens in the Nova Scotia region can speak Spanish. Linguistically and culturally, Spanish influence can be found dotted within Canadian society and history. Whilst the Spanish did not settle in North America immediately, Canada today boasts a strong Latin-American community which, in 2017, had an estimated population of over 447,000.

Spanish culture and the Spanish language therefore play important roles in modern-day Halifax. An example of this is the Latispánica Cultural Association in Nova Scotia, which leads events such as the “Zumba Fiesta”, targeted to people of all backgrounds and ethnicities to celebrate Hispanic culture and heritage. People can engage in classic song and dance in an authentic Latin atmosphere or attend masterclasses on Latin-American cooking. Taking Spanish lessons in Halifax gives you the opportunity to fully immerse yourself into this warm and passionate community. By learning to speak their language, you will be taking part in a truly exciting culture which continues to greatly contribute towards Canada’s multicultural identity.

Since 1994, Canada has also been establishing steady relations with Latin American countries, and more particularly with Mexico. In 2017, the two-way trade between the two nations amounted to $21.1 billion. Both nations, along with the USA, are part of the largest Free Trade region in the world. With Canada signing the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership on March 2018, which involves, among others, Mexico, Chile, and Peru, more and more Spanish-speaking countries will become important trade partners in the near future. Halifax, as a major economic centre of Atlantic Canada, will become a focal point for businesses. By taking Spanish classes in Halifax, you will be able to access all the potentials offered by the Spanish market, extending your business prospects on to a global scale, not just in Canada, but in South America, Europe, and beyond.

In an increasingly globalized economy, Spanish, as the second-most spoken native language in the world, is an essential asset. Fortunately, it is also one of the easiest languages for an English speaker to pick up, making it an attractive choice for beginners. Its accessibility makes it one of only 6 official languages used by the United Nations. Signing up to Spanish courses in Halifax gives you the opportunity to study this fantastic language in the comforts of your own home or wherever works best for you. Our native-speaking teachers will guide you to fluency with lessons tailored to meet your personal needs and goals. Take our free Spanish level test to see where you’re at, and send us an inquiry to get started straight away!

Interesting Language Facts


Translators and interpreters are expected to be one of the top 15 fastest growing occupations in Canada.

Canada is an officially bilingual nation with speakers of French and English.

One quarter of the world's population has some knowledge of the English language.
WHY people learn SPANISH?
1.
Travel to Spanish-speaking countries
2.
Business abroad
3.
Communication with in-laws/family
NUMBER of SPEAKERS
Native
450
Million
Non-Native
550
Million
SPANISH

JOKE
¿Qué le dice el 1 al 10?
"Para ser como yo, tienes que ser sincero."

1-on-1 General Spanish Course in Halifax, NS

Our general one-on-one courses in Halifax, NS will help students improve their Spanish level quickly and efficiently, whatever their needs. One of the most exciting aspects of our courses is that they are developed entirely around the needs of the students. The fact that we offer our Spanish classes on a One-on-One basis means that you can learn the words and phrases you need in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

1-on-1 Business Spanish Course in Halifax, NS

Our Spanish courses in Halifax, NS are taught on a one-on-one basis and will help you improve your business communication skills immensely. No matter what level you begin at we will soon have you dealing with business introductions comfortably before moving onto other matters. Beginner level students can expect to finish the course with basic telephone Spanish and email skills, as well as a level of survival Spanish, granting them the ability to work in a country where Spanish is the native tongue.

2-to-1 and Small Group
Spanish Courses in Halifax, NS (closed group)

Our Spanish courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One Spanish Course or In-Company Small Group Spanish Course). All participants must have the same language needs, be able to study at the same time at the same place and be at the same level. All participants should be booked at the same time. Language Trainers suggest that you do not look for classes with more than 8 students at one time. However, an In-Company Taster Spanish Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.


NUMBER of HOURS needed
to reach a certain level
in Spanish
30 Hours
Elementary
150 Hours
Intermediate
400 Hours
Advanced
14199
people have taken our
Spanish level test.
45
language teachers in Halifax, NS
are already registered with Language Trainers.

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Take our Spanish Language Level Test.

Let us know why you need to learn Spanish and include the time and location that best suit you.

Review our quote and, if you are happy with it, receive our invoice and Agreement form.

Sign our Agreement form and submit a deposit* for the course.

Receive confirmation from our team with your Spanish tutor’s details.

Begin your Spanish training and receive your Spanish course book.

Throughout your Spanish course, the Language Trainers Academic Team will be on hand to help you with any queries.
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After the first lesson or two, our team will contact you to ensure you are happy with your trainer. If necessary, we will change the focus of the course to better suit your needs.
After finishing your course, we will send you a course attendance and completion certificate.
Our team will provide you with follow-up learning opportunities, including: self-study material, language courses in Slovak-speaking countries, and more advanced courses with Language Trainers.
*Deposit payable by cheque, credit card, wire transfer, or PayPal. Your quote will include the number of classes and cost. A typical course lasts 30 hours per level, with classes of 2 hours each.

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”My teacher is great! I like how I am progressing and I always look forward to the next class.”

Brad Doyle Spanish course in Halifax, NS

”After just a few Spanish classes, I am already able to converse with native speakers. I felt confident and really enjoyed it.”

Farhan Akram Spanish course in Brampton, Retail Ready Foods
 

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