REGISTRATION for the Summer Credit Courses in Italy 2018 is now full. Applications are now being placed on a waiting list.

Applications for Summer Credit Course in Italy 2019 are now being accepted.
Apply online.
Students may earn up to 2 credits during the summer program in Italy. Conditions apply. See Program Details.

Program Details

Applications for 2018 Summer Credit Course in Italy are now full. New applications are being placed on the waiting list.

Applications for Summer Credit Course in Italy 2019 are now being accepted.
Apply Online.

*Earn 2 Credits*  

Students may earn up to two credits but only, if they combine photography with another credit course. For example, Beginner Italian and Photography. There is an additional charge of $300 for those wishing to enrol in the second credit program.


Please note that information meetings will be held for those students and parents wishing more information and registering for the Summer Credit Programs in Italy. See below for fees and other requirements.


Departure: Friday July 06, 2018
Air Transat 386 Toronto (T-3) 21:00 Arrive: Rome (Fiumicino) 11:50
Returns: Sunday July 29, 2018
Air Transat 139 Venice (Marco Polo) 13:50 Arrive: Toronto (T-3) 17:10

Fee Includes:

  • Round trip air fare from Canada to Italy.
  • Departure taxes, service charges and comprehensive health and cancellation insurance.
  • Accommodation in hotels and all daily breakfasts, most lunches and all dinners.
  • Round trip coach from airport to campus.
  • Instruction by Ontario qualified teachers. All credit progams offered in cooperation with local Ontario District School Boards.
  • All excursions on itinerary (Rome, Pompeii, Venice, Florence, Assisi and Ortona beaches)
  • Local guides and entrance fees to museums, art galleries and monuments.
  • Use of textbooks.

Fee does not include:

  • Round trip ground transportation to Toronto.
  • Consumable school supplies
  • Art material (depending on course chosen)
  • Items of a personal nature

Registration for 2018 Program is now Closed. New applications will be placed on a waiting list.


Students interested in the 2019 program can now apply online

Details for the 2019 courses will be available at a later date.


Fee Schedule: Summer Program 2018 (Total cost $5,595.00)

First Installment due at time of online registration …..amount $1500.00 Please complete your application and submit with your first installment payment and all post dated cheques.

Second Installment due by January 19, 2018…amount $1,400.00
Third Installment due by March 15, 2018……….amount $1,400.00
Final Payment due by April 20, 2018………………amount $1,295.00
PLEASE NOTE THAT THOSE INTERESTED IN EARNING THE SECOND CREDIT _ PHOTOGRAPHY need to include an additional cheque for $300 (due with the payment in January 2018)

Payment Notice:
Please submit the first payment as soon as possible along with postdated cheques for the remaining 3 instalment payments. Make all cheques payable to Ventresca Travel Agency Ltd. and mail to Hamilton Dante Centre, 446 Mountain Brow Blvd. Hamilton ONT L8T 1A8

The first installment of $1500.00 will not be refundable after January 31, 2018.

Cancellations after February 9, 2018 will result in total loss of program fee paid to date. If cancellation occurs, all remaining post dated cheques will destroyed.

PLEASE NOTE: The online application will reserve a space in the summer credit program but the registration is not complete and the space will not be confirmed until a hard copy application form is completed and submitted with the deposit cheque and the remaining post dated cheques. To download the application form click here. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required. For free download click here.

Once you have submitted your online application, complete the hard copy application form and mail the application along with your deposit cheque and post dated cheques made payable to:

Ventresca Travel Agency Ltd.

and mail to:
Hamilton Dante Centre
446 Mountainbrow Blvd.
L8T 1A8

Please note: All travel arrangement are made through Ventresca Travel Agency TICO #1375988.