Certify your Italian with the PLIDA exams of the Dante Alighieri Society

Kappa Language School is an official PLIDA Certification Center and a member of the Dante Alighieri Society network. By joining our courses, you can take A2 PLIDA exam, equivalent to level A2 of QCER (Common European Framework of Reference for Language Learning).



What is the A2 level

What is the A2 level

The A2 level for italian language is the “waystage level” (or basic). According to the CEFR, an A2 speaker: “Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment). Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters. Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.”

Why should i obtain an A2 certificate

Why should i obtain an A2 certificate

The A2 italian language certificate is essential to obtain a long-stay permit (carta di soggiorno) and is often required to gain access to recognized training courses.

Why should i choose PLIDA

Why should i choose PLIDA

PLIDA is one of four certificates that have been approved by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the international community. The four recognized certificates have recently gained further recognition by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs through the creation of an unified certification program named CLIQ.

Come si svolge l'esame PLIDA

How does the PLIDA exam work

The PLIDA exam is structured following the directives of the CEFR, paying particular attention to the evaluation of the communicative skills possessed by the candidate. You can view the PLIDA Examination Exams of the past years directly on the website.

Quanto costa l'iscrizione all'esame PLIDA

How much does the PLIDA exam cost

The exam fee varies depending on the level. Those who are willing to take the exam in order to apply for a long-stay permit, are entitled to enjoy the preferential fee of 20 Euros. To know the exam fee for the PLIDA exam please visit the website.

PLIDA Entry test

Free registration required to attend the Plida entry test.

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