Our organization “Welcome Association Italy” is a Trade Union that assists foreign citizens in Italy, by offering them help with different services from health coverage for entry visa purposes (as required by Italian authorities), assistance for residence permits or registry records, including in the Welcome packages, to Accommodation services (in several Italian cities) and university and professional courses, part of the Academy division.
Our services are designed to meet the primary needs of foreign citizens coming to Italy.
A highly requested service by our members is the Italian language course offered by our partner the Istituto Il David.
Who are they and what do they do? The Institute Il David – Italian Language School
The The Institute Il David is an Italian language school based in Florence. It was founded in 1983 and has held for over 35 years (throughout the year) a wide variety of Italian language and culture courses. The institute is prominent in the Italian panorama. In addition, Florence is the ideal place to learn or improve the knowledge of the Italian language and constitutes an unforgettable experience in one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
The Italian language courses
The Institute is well known for its extensive range of courses tailored to the student’s needs at all levels
- Group courses;
- Part-time courses;
- Standard courses;
- Intensive Courses.
Thus, it is possible to meet the needs of each student.
The extra courses
If you would like to expand your knowledge about Italian culture and in particular the Florentine one, the institute offers extra courses:
- Italian culture courses;
- Art and crafts courses;
- Italian summer courses;
- Italian courses for children (14-17);
- Italian courses for adults (50+);
- Italian courses for school groups.
In addition to language and cultural courses, the Institute “Il David” also offers an essential service for its members: an array of comfortable and smart accommodations:
- single or double room with use of the kitchen in a shared apartment;
- single or double room with breakfast or half board (breakfast and dinner) with a host family;
- independent apartment (studio or two-room apartment);
- hotel room (2, 3, or 4 stars).
The collaboration with Welcome Association Italy
Having as a common objective, the well-being and assistance of foreign citizens, Welcome Association Italy Trade Union and Il David institute have developed an agreement for the advantage of members/associates. This way, the institute’s members will be able to benefit from Welcome Association Italy’s health coverage necessary for visas or residence permits, while WAI members will be able to get incredible Deals on the Italian language courses.