Spanish in Toronto
Toronto is a vibrant, global city, with a rich diversity that makes it one of the most multicultural and multilingual places in the world. Out of the 200 languages spoken in the city, Spanish is one of the most prominent, with a Hispanic community making up around 2.7% of Toronto's population. Nearly 73,000 people listed Spanish as their mother tongue on the 2016 census, which is more than double the number of native French speakers. Learning Spanish is not only helpful to make the most out of your trips to Spain and Latin America but taking Spanish lessons in Toronto will also help you connect with Spanish-speaking businesses and markets in the city. Get in touch with us at Language Trainers today and we will design a course that suits your abilities and preferences!
Why Study Spanish in Toronto
For Work: Toronto is the largest city in Canada in terms of population, and the heart of the Canadian economy. With free trade agreements established with Spain in 2017 and increasingly important ties forged with Latin American countries, like Mexico and Peru, Toronto is very firmly on the global map. So, taking Spanish courses in Toronto will boost your employability. If you are looking for a new job, it is a great idea to get in touch with the Toronto Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Established in 2007, this is a non-profit organization focused on promoting commerce and business relationships between Canada and Spain. To help build strong commercial ties, the Chamber organizes conferences and networking events. Take advantage of this opportunity to get in contact with Spanish entrepreneurs and impress them with the language skills you acquire with us at Language Trainers!
For Social: And if you are looking to make new friends with an interest in the Spanish language, it is a great idea to join the Toronto Spanish Club Meetup group. It has more than 2,500 members, and many of them get together every Saturday to practise their Spanish while having some fun. These meetings usually take place at Spanish tapas bars or Latino clubs, such as El Rancho on College Street. There, you can have some delicious traditional dishes, such as tacos, quesadillas or enchiladas. Imagine ordering those dishes in Spanish and impressing your new friends! After dinner, you can stay at the club and dance to the rhythm of salsa and bachata music or sing along to the songs if you prefer. The club even has dance lessons every Thursday!
For Culture: Toronto is also a great place to experience the vibrant Hispanic culture: Spanish language films, performing arts, music and literature all have a great presence in the city. If you are a cinema lover, for example, you will be glad to know Spanish filmmakers like Javier Cardenete usually present their films in the many festivals organized in the city. Why not attend those events and impress the artists with your newly-acquired Spanish pronunciation? And if you are more into parties, you can attend the Hispanic Fiesta, a celebration of Spanish and Latin-American arts, food, music and entertainment in Mel Lastman Square. It has been celebrated since 1982! Spanish classes in Toronto will help you make the most out of these festivals and give you the confidence to take part in the many Hispanic-heritage celebrations that Toronto hosts.
Where to Learn Spanish in and around Toronto
At Language Trainers we prioritize your convenience! Just get in touch with us and we will arrange for a native Spanish teacher to go to your home or office, or you can take your class at a public place if you prefer. Some options are the Toronto Public Library on Gerrard St, the Page One Coffee +Bar on Mutual St or Café Plenty on Dundas St. Just let us know and we will be there!
If you are interested in studying Spanish but do not live in downtown Toronto, don’t worry. We have language tutors ready to start teaching in Brampton, Hamilton, Mississauga, Oakville, Milton, Ajax, Markham and Vaughan.
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1-on-1 General Spanish Course in Toronto
Our general one-on-one courses in Toronto 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 Toronto
Our Spanish courses in Toronto 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 Toronto (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.
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Some of our Language Teachers in Toronto
Karim is a French speaker with over ten years of teaching experience. He holds a Master's degree in Business Administration, and therefore is well-qualified to teach business-focused courses, as well as general French courses. He also speaks English and Russian.
Lily is a native Mandarin Chinese speaker who has extensive experience teaching both Chinese and English to language learners. She earned a degree in Teaching English in China, is a Language Interpreter in Canada and enjoys helping people discover their communication potential.
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Client testimonialsSee some of the testimonials we have received from our clients.
”Valentina is a perfect match. She is very knowledgeable and so sweet. My lessons with her are going great!”Spanish course in Brampton
”After just a few Spanish classes, I am already able to converse with native speakers. I felt confident and really enjoyed it.”Spanish course in Brampton, Retail Ready Foods