Spanish courses

We have the perfect course for each student

When you come to Madrid to take one of the courses at TANDEM, you plunge into one of the most impressive and dynamic cities of Spain and the world. Our Spanish courses are designed to help you take full advantage of this wonderful city, by making your stay unique and unforgettable.

Besides learning the Spanish language, we will guide through a range of possibilities; after your stay in Madrid, you’ll go back home with great memories and the satisfaction of having lived the city as a “Madrileño”. You will learn about Spanish art, food, music, culture and people in a creative and pleasantly communicative setting.

In TANDEM Madrid we offer training in Spanish for students of all ages, from beginners to those who already have a good knowledge of the Spanish language. We also think about language training for professionals in different fields, as well as the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language for those who want to benefit from their trip to Madrid for internships, work as an au pair or get a good level of Spanish before entering a university as an international student. Check out all our Spanish courses.

List of Spanish courses

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The Intensive Spanish Courses of TANDEM Madrid offer the possibility of learning Spanish quite quickly. They consist of a minimum of 20 lessons per week — 4 classes a day, or up to 32 hours class hours per week, in the case of the Superintensive Spanish Course in which students speak Spanish from day one.

Intensive Spanish Courses

This course combines daily Spanish classes with two weekly Spanish conversation lessons about everyday social issues in Spain.

Superintensive Spanish Course

This consists of group classes complemented by additional current event classes of even smaller groups with a maximum of 4 people.

Combined Spanish Courses

These courses combine group training with private Spanish classes specifically aimed at the personal and professional goals of each student.

Long-term courses - study visa

These courses combine group training with private Spanish classes specifically aimed at the personal and professional goals of each student.
TANDEM Madrid, as a center accredited by the Instituto Cervantes and FEDELE, works as an official exam center for the Spanish tests SIELE, DELE A2 and CCSE. Moreover, in order to help our students to successfully pass these exams, we offer courses to prepare for each of these Spanish tests, with both physical attendance and online courses.

DELE Exam Preparation Courses

Courses for exam preparation for the Diploma of Spanish as Foreign Language (DELE) at all levels, with both physical attendance and online.

SIELE Exam Preparation

This course certifies the degree of your Spanish proficiency with the SIELE exam, an official Spanish diploma taken online.

Business Spanish Course (Chamber of Commerce)

Courses to prepare for the Certificados Básico and Superior de Español de los Negocios and the Diploma de Español de los Negocios.

Courses for Spanish Citizenship

Preparation courses for the DELE A2 and CCSE tests, which are necessary to initiate procedures for Spanish citizenship.
At TANDEM Madrid we prepare our students to acquire sufficient Spanish language skills allowing them to communicate daily without problems, and we also focus on Spanish and Latin American cultures and offer programs combining arts, tourism and new technologies to experience Spanish fully.

Spanish Cities Program

This program allows you to study Spanish at any of our TANDEM and associated schools located throughout Spain.

Spanish Courses and a Passion

The Spanish and Passion courses are designed for people who are passionate about languages ​​and do not want to give up enjoying their passions while staying in Spain. With them, not only will you learn about the neighborhoods and museums of Madrid, art, gastronomy, cinema, flamenco and the films of Pedro Almodóvar, but you can also discover the city and its residents from a new point of view while practicing your Spanish.

Spanish and Passion for Gourmet cooking

Discover Madrid and its gastronomy with a special program combining learning Spanish with gourmet activities.

Spanish and Passion for Flamenco

This course will help you learn the Spanish language, and your flamenco lessons will allow you to learn the keys to the most universal Spanish dance and music.

Spanish and Passion for Art

With this course you will visit the Thyssen, the Prado and the Reina Sofia Museums, all located very close to the school, while you learn and practice Spanish.

Spanish and Passion for Almodóvar

Learn Spanish and get to know Madrid through the movies of this world reknowned Spanish director.

Spanish and Passion for ‘Small Museums’

This combines Spanish classes with visits to three small museums of great cultural value: the Sorolla Museum, the Museum of Romanticism and the Lázaro Galdiano Museum.

Spanish and Passion for Madrid and its Neighborhoods

Discover the features of each of Madrid’s unique neighborhoods and its main tourist sites while you learn Spanish.

Spanish and Passion for Wine

Estudia español mientras aprendes todo lo relacionado con la cultura del vino y la enología en actividades fuera del aula.
Extensive Spanish Courses are designed for people who live in Madrid and wish to take Spanish classes for longer periods of time. You will have fewer class hours per week, but over more months, allowing you to plunge into Spanish in a more relaxing way.

Extensive Course: Two Days a Week

Spanish classes two days a week and complementary cultural immersion activities completing what has been learned in the classroom.

Spanish Courses for Groups

Spanish programs for groups are designed according to the pedagogical and / or cultural needs of the sponsoring institution. This is training tailored to each group, carefully designed so the stay in Madrid is a valuable and unforgettable experience for all.

Standard Group Spanish Course

These are Spanish courses in which you not only learn in a team, but you also live in the city and absorb the Spanish culture through different cultural and leisure activities.

Tailor-made Group Course

In addition to Spanish classes and activities, this course covers all the needs a group may have during a stay abroad. You can come for 3 days, arriving on a Monday or Tuesday and the progam will be adapted to your dates and budget.

Spanish Cities Program

This course is designed so groups can combine a week in Madrid studying Spanish and another week in another city at a TANDEM or associated school, such as in Granada, San Sebastian, Barcelona, ​​Seville, Cádiz, Valencia or Granada.
Summer is the best time for children and teenagers to learn languages ​​while enjoying their holidays. In TANDEM Madrid we offer summer courses for girls and boys from 12 to 17 years old.

Summer Urban Camps in TANDEM (7 - 12 years old)

Your children will be able to learn from scratch or improve their level of Spanish in our urban summer or Easter camps.

Junior Course in Madrid (from 15 to 17 years old)

In addition to learning Spanish at our school, you will live with a host family, allowing you to absorb the Spanish culture from the very first day.

Summer Junior Course + football 360º by Generation Adidas

TANDEM Escuela Internacional, Generation Adidas International and The Spanish Way are proud to offer you an exclusive 2 weeks Spanish course in one of the best schools in Madrid and a football experience for closed groups. You will learn Spanish with great teachers, train with qualified coaches and at top sport training complex facilities.

Spanish and Real Madrid Football Camp

This is a program where you can combine your passion for football in a camp hosted by one of the best teams in the world, while learning Spanish at our school TANDEM Madrid.
The importance of Spanish in the business world is unquestionable. Learning Spanish can expand your job opportunities, and it also plays an important role in business relationships of some companies. Therefore, we have different Spanish courses designed for professionals.

Private Spanish Classes

Customized to the needs of each student, private classes allow you to make language proficiency progress more quickly.

Immersion Course in Madrid

This course is designed for professionals in any field; it will allow them to communicate effectively in Spanish in their specific work setting.

Training for Companies

This is a tailor-made language training course, so participating staff can meet the company’s linguistic goals. We manage subsidies of the Fundación Tripartita.
In TANDEM Madrid we offer specialized training to teachers who teach Spanish as a foreign language; from the teaching of beginner Spanish to advanced levels, internship and coaching for trainees and experienced teachers.

Passion for Teaching Spanish Course

Course aimed at people who are dedicated to teaching Spanish in Spain or in other countries.

ELE Training for Non-Native Teachers

These are individual courses, especially designed for Spanish teachers in Elementary, High School and universities, who are not native and need to improve their Spanish.

Tutorials and Practical Experience for Teachers

Two-week course for ELE teachers interested in learning how to prepare and teach Spanish lessons through tutorials and real practical experiences.

Spanish Online Courses

Learn Spanish at home and from anywhere in the world.

Spanish classes via videoconference – It is a good way to start learning, until you can take a course abroad.


TANDEM offers excellent international programs for teachers who want to give their students an opportunity to study in Spain, and obtain university credits for their studies at the same time. For further information about our study programs abroad

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Summer camps for children and teenagers. 

If you sign up before May 31: free registration.
If you have already participated in a summer program at TANDEM: 15% discount + free registration.

Use the coupon code when booking: CAMPS2024