Spanish Language School in Alajuela, Costa Rica

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Volunteer Programs


Interested in volunteering?

Live the experience of studying in Costa Rica and supporting our country.

We have several options. We suggest you take one month of language classes before you start your volunteer program in Alajuela - Costa Rica (not a requirement).

All positions will be set up after your arrival in Costa Rica.

Current positions:

  • Medical service for students or professionals in the health provider area, to work in local clinics or hospitals.
  • Social work, counseling or administrative support in women's development centers and anti-abuse shelters.
  • Teaching English as a second language in a local school or high school, or we can also arrange a group for you to teach at our school campus (children or adults).
  • Biological studies, or just supporting national parks, reserves and turtle protection entities.
  • First aid, paramedic and office work at the Red Cross.
  • Lawyers are also welcome to join us and volunteer in private and public institutions.

Participation Requirements

The following POLICIES are designed to assist the student and the employer in the development of a meaningful internship experience.

  • Minimum age: 18 years old.
  • Volunteers must have a high intermediate level of Spanish language skills.
  • It is necessary to comply with the minimum period depending on the project or park selected.
  • To participate in research projects or professional practices it is necessary to have the academic requirements and permissions required.
  • Must fill out the application form sent through our school.
  • Must sign a participation agreement.
  • It is necessary to have medical insurance and proof of it.
  • Attach a copy of your passport and two passport size photos with the application.
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Australia: 1-800-0611 0136
Canada: 1-877-442 0845
New Zealand: 0-800-449-282

Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM CST Saturday: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM CST

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