The SIELE and DELE are the most important Spanish level certificates in the world and now with Academia Latinoamericana de Español, we help you to reach the level you need to achieve all the objectives you have set yourself, both at work and at the academic fields.
DELE or “Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera” (English: Diplomas of Spanish as a Foreign Language) is the oldest and most prestigious international certification of the level of Spanish as a foreign language. This exam is organized by the Instituto Cervantes with the support of hundreds of organizations around the world that act as examination centers.
The DELE levels follow those of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2, and we can help you prepare for exams at any level. It is only offered to people who are not native Spanish speakers. Therefore, a preparation course for the DELE exam at one of our Spanish schools will make your learning much faster and more effective, as well as the specific classes for the exam, you will be totally immersed in the cultures of Latin America.
A DELE certificate can have several applications in your personal and professional life, such as access to Spanish-speaking universities, procedures and government jobs or even so that you can teach Spanish in your home country.
The SIELE exams are organized by the Instituto Cervantes, the University of Salamanca, the University of Buenos Aires and the Autonomous University of Mexico, with the technological support of Telefónica. Together, these institutions promote and guarantee the reliability of the exams worldwide. With the SIELE certificates you will can demonstrate your level of Spanish towards companies, public organizations, universities, etc. So it will be much easier for you to make your way through these institutions.
Our preparation classes for the SIELE certificates focus on making students feel able to take these exams and we train them to succeed in all five options of the exam:
This certificate is official worldwide and costs 4 tests corresponding to 4 communicative language skills such as reading, listening, writing and speaking. The time required to assess all these language skills on this exam is 3 hours. This certificate is internationally recognized and is valid for 2 years.
SIELE Exam Levels
Another way to access this type of certificate is to do only the part you need to prove to an institution:
Exam S1: This exam certifies reading comprehension and listening comprehension.
Exam S2: This exam certifies reading comprehension and written expression.
Exam S3: This exam certifies listening comprehension and speaking.
Exam S4: This exam certifies oral expression.
If you are about to take the SIELE and DELE, please feel free to contact us and we will answer all your questions about these exams or any other Spanish course.