CERTIFICATES AND DIPLOMAS Internal Exams and Certificates: Certificate of Attendance - issued at the end of the course to all the students who have regularly attended their lessons. Certificate of Knowledge of Italian - available for all those students who, after completing the Intermediate level, wish to sit for an examination. CENTRO FIORENZA Italian Language Diploma - available for all those students who, after completing the Superior level, wish to sit for an examination. . CILS Examination (University for Foreigners of Siena) In accordance with a Convention with the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Università per Stranieri of Siena is authorized to award a Certificate of Italian as a Foreign Language. Centro Fiorenza officially accepts applications, and is an accredited training centre for those who wish to prepare for the CILS examination. The CILS covers four levels: ONE, TWO, THREE and FOUR. To obtain the Certificate in one of the four levels, it is necessary to pass an exam composed of five sections with tests in listening comprehension, reading comprehension, analyses and structure of communication, writing skills and oral skills. CILS exams are held in June and December in Siena, Florence, Rome, Milan and all Italian Culture Institutes abroad which are CILS members. Other Exams: Centro Fiorenza also prepares students for other Certificates issued by different Italian Universities as the CELI examination (Università per Stranieri di Perugia) or IT examination (Univeristà di Roma Tre) or other institutions.