Scuola di lingua italiana a Salerno

Italian Cooking Course with Italian Language Support

Accademia Leonardo has launched a project called Cucina di Classe. The project includes a course with Italian lessons held in the morning, followed by cooking classes taught by Chefs who have national and international experience.

The Course Cucina di Classe
The course takes place from Monday to Saturday from 9:00 to 14:30 and is divided into two parts: from 9:00 to 11:00 you will attend an Italian course at the Accademia Leonardo which will focus on professional vocabulary useful in the kitchen.
There is a 15 minute break, then the cooking class will be held from 11:15 to 14:15 at the Accademia Leonardo’s kitchen. During the cooking course, students will have the opportunity to learn the basic techniques of Italian cuisine.
At the end of each lesson, students will taste the dishes they have prepared.


Italian course: Italian language used in the kitchen: verbs, adjectives and substantives used in the kitchen. Tools used in the kitchen. Jobs and professions: the chef.

Italian course: The history of pasta, the different types of pasta, pasta and festivities.
Cooking lesson: HAND-MADE PASTA

Italian course: Read recipes, give instructions, describe ingredients, read and understand a menu. The most important Italian restaurants and bars.
Cooking lesson: RICE AND RISOTTI

Italian course: Express quantity, types of fish, the Mediterranean Diet.
Cooking lesson: FISH

Italian course: Culture and taste
Cooking lesson: MEAT

Italian course: The history of pizza, preparation of pizza.
Cooking lesson: PIZZA

The course runs from Monday to Saturday from 9:00 to 14:15

09:00 – 11:00 – Italian Course at Accademia Leonardo
11:00 – 11:15 - Coffee Break
11:15 – 14:15 – Cooking Class in Cucina di Classe
14:15 – 15:15 – Tasting of dishes prepared at the Cucina di Classe kitchen

Course Fees
Italian Course 12 hours + study materials
Cooking Course 18 hours + Chef set

Special Offer Course

Total Amount of Course € 620,00 per person

Accommodation Options (1 Week *) Price per person
Single room with a host family - breakfast included € 200,00
Double Room in host family - breakfast included € 170,00
Single Room in shared accommodation € 190,00
Double Room in shared accommodation € 160,00
2. Independent flat € 350,00
3. Single room in B&B – breakfast included (from 50,00€ to 80,00€ per day)**

* (Accommodation is available from Sunday to Sunday – 6 nights)
** (Depending on period and availability)

Transfer service
Transfer service available from/to Naples Capodichino Airport - Fee € 90,00 (€ 150 with return)
Transfer service available from/to Salerno train station – Fee € 20,00

Course starting dates 

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*Personalized Starting Dates can be organized upon request and with a minimum number of students

Info and booking
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Tel.: +39 089 2582544 – FAX +39 089 9848792

We are in Salerno, on the Amalfi Coast, Italy, in Piazza Umberto I n.1


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Multimedia Hall

Multimedia Hall

Our students have free access to the multimedia room where you can surf the Internet using school computers or connect to our free Wi-Fi network with their mobile devices.

Reading Room

Reading Room

In the afternoon the library is available to students for or reading. Moreover, one of the halls of the school, you can also watch television programs and films.

language Laboratory

language Laboratory

The students have at their disposal, free of charge, a wide range of audio and video cassettes for the improvement of phonetic language and to practice in the use of language structures.