The Cabildo of Lanzarote have announced a free Spanish language course for foreign residents in Costa Teguise.
Registration for the Taller de Español para Extranjeros’ en Costa Teguise has opened and classes will be held in the mornings from July until September in the municipal offices based in Costa Teguise.
The initiative is organised by the Participación Ciudadana to help foreign residents with everyday life in Lanzarote so that they can improve their Spanish speaking and listening skills. Aimed at people over the age of 18, you should already be able to understand simple sentences. The course covers everyday situations such as transport, getting a job, shopping and making a doctors appointment.
Classes will start on the 1st July in the council offices situated at Centro Commercial Las Charcos on Avenida Islas Canarias in Costa Teguise. Held on Mondays & Wednesdays from 10:00 – 11:30, the course has a duration of 32 hours and students will be given a certificate of attendance at the end. It is important before you apply for a place that you can make this commitment, these courses are very popular and you are expected to attend without fail, if you miss more than 6 hours then you may be dismissed from the class.
Interested residents should contact the Área de Participación Ciudadana e Inmigración in the Cabildo de Lanzarote situated on Avenida Fred Olsen in Arrecife.
Telephone: 928 81 01 00 ext 2144, 2124 or 2112
The places are limited and offered free of charge in order of registration which is open until the 13th June.
Lanzarote's International Language School