Why should you learn Spanish?
“I’d love to learn Spanish – if only I had more time!”
“There just aren’t any local Spanish lessons near me”
“I don’t think I have the confidence for a Spanish language course”
Do these sound like the excuses you’ve given yourself recently? If so… stop! The VICI Language Academy is here to convince you that, whether you want to learn basic conversational Spanish or improve your existing Spanish listening skills, we can help.
We totally understand why you’d want to learn Spanish! The second most spoken language in the world, it has a wide global influence on business and culture. And it’s not just the language that’s beautiful – Spain is the most popular holiday destination for the British, and in the top 3 global destinations for all travellers.
So, why come to us? At the heart of the VICI approach is a firm belief that the best way to learn Spanish is through teaching methods that have been tailored to you. And while there is nothing wrong with programmes like Pimsleur, Rosetta Stone or Preply, for those who are looking to learn Spanish fast, there simply is no one-size-fits-all-solution: the best programme to learn Spanish is one that has been personalised to your own learning and personality type.
It’s important to remember that nobody learns in exactly the same way. Everyone is unique. As such, every facet of our offering is orientated towards your needs. Instead of following a rigid curriculum, which might only work for some students, our methodology centres around understanding your specific needs, desires, and linguistic objectives.
We know that our clients are looking for the best way to learn Spanish, which is why our coaches get to know your preferred learning style – so that they can adapt their methodology to ensure it’s being delivered in the style that will be most effective for you.
Whether you’re looking for private Spanish coaching, group classes or an online Spanish course, we have exactly what you’re looking for. And no matter whether you want to learn Spanish for adults or Spanish for children, we can promise you that all our Spanish coaches are native speakers, chosen carefully for their excellent linguistic capabilities and passion for what they do.
Our coaches utilise a communicative approach, which gives a very natural and hands-on experience of the language and is proven to help students become more confident in much less time. And we advocate something called blended learning – a methodology that uses technology to combine both in-class and out-of-class learning. Doing this maximises the educational impact for students of all backgrounds and circumstances.
It goes without saying that we can work at any level from the most basic Spanish course to ongoing advanced Spanish lessons. We even organise free cultural and linguistic events throughout the year so if you’re already fluent in Spanish and simply want to keep your hand in, we have something to offer you.
We offer the flexibility of learning online or at the Academy – or a mix of both! Our beautiful premises are situated next to the scenic River Kennet in the Royal County of Berkshire, and if you want to learn Spanish in Newbury, there’s no more picturesque spot. The Academy has several learning environments, with big screens in the classrooms, comfortable seating and lots of resources.
And finally, because we know that value for money is important, while you can’t learn Spanish for free, we do provide a FREE 30-minute consultation to new clients, which allows us to understand lots more about you. Furthermore, all our customers are protected by the VICI Money Back Guarantee, completely unheard of in the language industry!
Our customers mean everything to us. Without them, there would be no VICI, it’s as simple as that. It’s something we remind ourselves of every single day. So to ensure we’re offering the best of the best, we have a Customer Care Promise: 27 things that we promise to deliver our customers.
We have a team of personal language programme advisors who can advise you what we offer that will best suit you – simply contact us with your details so we can arrange a chat with a dedicated language advisor to get you on the right path.
Interesting facts about Spanish:
Spanish is the official language of 22 different countries
The language has 17 tenses!
Exclamations and questions begin with an inverted exclamation mark ¡ or question mark ¿
Around 8% of Spanish is of Arabic origin
The word “yo” (“I” in English) can be pronounced at least 4 ways, depending on the origin of the speaker
Spanish (Español) is also known as Castilian (Castellano)
A lifelong love of languages...
To discover how The VICI Language Academy can help you and your family to develop a lifelong love of languages, arrange a call with one of our friendly language experts