FORTES Impresa Sociale SRL courses of language are accredited by the University for Foreigners of Perugia for the issuance of the CELI – CIC (Italian language). At its headquarter it is thus possible, during or after the training in Vicenza, to carry out tests for the official certification of knowledge of the Italian language.
The University for Foreigners of Perugia is the oldest and most prestigious Italian institution involved in teaching, research and dissemination of the language and culture of Italy in all its expressions.
The CLVC (Center for Assessment and Language Certificates), created in 2005 as independent university center, develops and promotes activities of study and research for the verification and assessment of skills and language proficiency. It develops and administers examinations to issue certificates, which attests the knowledge of Italian language (L2 competence) at different levels and for different contexts of use. The level ofs language certificates issued by CLVC are comparable to the most important certificates issued by the European institutions from the ALTE group and refer to the learning objectives specified in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) by the Council of Europe.
The CELI certificates are considered official titles released by the University for Foreigners of Perugia, officially recognized as a certification body by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The CELI differ according to specific types of users in:
- CELI aimed at school educated adults
- CELI aimed at teenagers aged 13-17 years (CELI1 a, CELI2 a, CELI3 a)
- CELI aimed at immigrants with little schooling (CELI Impatto 1, CELI1 I ,CELI2 i)
The certificates of knowledge of business Italian (CIC – Certified Business Italian), are aimed at professionals in the field of business, administration and management. The CIC is divided into 2 levels ( CIC Intermediate and and CIC Advanced), both of them also reported to the CEFR levels B1 and C1.
Download 2019 CELI examination schedule: CELI_calendario_esami_2019