The Dante Alighieri Society of Michigan is a PLIDA Certification Center (Italian Language Project Dante Alighieri), a very important accomplishment for the Metropolitan Area of Detroit. There are 350 Certification Centers in 74 countries in the world.
PLIDA is a language certification program attesting the competence and degree of mastery of Italian as a second language. PLIDA certification is formally recognized by numerous entities in Italy, including the Ministry of Labor, the Ministry of Education and institutes of higher learning as well as research facilities.
PLIDA offers a set of opportunities and tools to those who learn, teach and promote the Italian language: certification of Italian as a foreign language, updating of