Learning Spanish before arrival
Before arriving here, we recommend that you spend some time studying general Spanish. Learning a little of the structure of the language will provide you with a foundation that our teachers can quickly build on. It is not necessary to work on medical Spanish at this stage. Your focus should be general Spanish.
Nevertheless, once you pay the program deposit, we will send you an excellent medical Spanish book that covers both medical Spanish and general Spanish from beginners level. At that point, we will also send you online medical and general Spanish vocabulary flashcards for your cell phone. So you will already have a lot of vocabulary before you arrive.
There are also many online options to help you develop Spanish skills from scratch. Free tools include Duo lingo and others such as Coffee Break Spanish have free and paid options. An internet search will offer hundreds of other resources.