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IH Palermo Language Centre

International House Language Centre in Palermo was established in 1975 by Pat Durden.  The school provides English and Italian Language Courses for all ages and levels.  IH Palermo is a Cambridge English Authorised Centre for the Province of Palermo and prepares candidates for the full range of international exams. IH Palermo also holds TOEFL® iBT, IELTS™ and CELI (International Italian exams). IH Palermo is also a teacher training centre, offering face to face and online CELTA training, TKT and continual professional development for its teachers.


  • English
  • Italian


  • Teacher Training
  • Business Courses
  • Examination Preparation
  • General Language Courses
  • Online Courses


  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Training
  • Young Learners
  • Cambridge Exam Centre

Additional Teacher Training Course Information

IH Palermo offers intensive face to face CELTA and YL extension to CELTA courses.  We also offer a part time Blended Online CELTA course and TKT courses.

The City

An amazing sea landscape, the great warm-heartedness of its 1,000,000 inhabitants, and an almost perfect climate, makes it an ideal place to be at any time of the year. Palermo is Sicily’s largest city and one of the largest cities on the Mediterranean.
Many different cultures have left a remarkable trace of their passage through the island over the centuries.
In Palermo the influence of these civilizations can be seen in the variety and diversity of architecture, tradition and food.

The School

International House Language Centre was established in 1975 by Pat Durden, the present Director, and has been an affiliate member of the International House World Organisation since 1984. It has also been an authorised centre for the Cambridge English Language Assessment examinations since 1980.

The Courses

International House Language Centre Palermo has courses for all ages with levels from beginner to advanced. Lessons are held with the most up-to-date methodology, they are fun and engaging, with a maximum of 12 students and qualified teachers.

Accommodation & Services

Accommodation options at International House Palermo can arrange accommodation for you with a host family, independent mini-flats/bedsits and residential accommodation. Each of these services is equally convenient. Hotels and Youth hostels are also available in the city.

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