ZURICH, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, EF Education First (EF), world leader in international education, and CVC Brasil Operadora e Agência de Viagens S.A. (CVC) announce an agreement that will enable millions of Brazilians to study languages abroad. Through the agreement, EF's language programs will not only be offered through existing channels, but will be included in the offering of more than 900 CVC stores all over Brazil. The advantageous CVC installment plans will make the international language courses abroad accessible to more Brazilians.
Through this agreement, CVC customers can choose to study in one of EF's 44 schools in 16 countries and benefit from full cultural immersion. The agreement will also enable customers to take part in EF´s learning guarantee, based on EF's own learning methodology - "the Efekta System". This innovative learning methodology brings together classroom content with real life experience and focuses on the specific needs of each student.
"At EF, we combine our innovative learning methodology with full cultural immersion which enables our students to learn faster. The classroom experience is highly international which further elevates the learning experience. We are proud to work with CVC and help bring this learning experience to more Brazilians," says Eva Kockum president of EF Education First.
"Language proficiency is essential to compete in our increasingly globalized world. Therefore, we are bringing EF's language programs into our offering, thus supporting Brazilian youth in improving their professional profiles and increasing their international competitiveness," explains Luiz Eduardo Falco, president of CVC Viagens.
Founded in 1965 with a mission to open the world through education, EF Education First is a leader in international education and official supplier company language training services for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Rio 2016. With 500 offices and schools around the world, EF specializes in language training, educational travel, academic degree programs and cultural exchange. http://www.ef.com
We are the largest tour operator in Americas, offering a diverse portfolio of products and services mainly focused on travel packages for Brazilian families of all income levels, with a primary emphasis on those in the growing middle class. Our broad portfolio of over 1,000 domestic and international destinations combines airfare, ground transportation, accommodations, travel insurance and other complementary travel services at affordable prices and with flexible payment terms. Our products and services are distributed through more than 900 exclusive stores throughout Brazil, through our website (http://www.cvc.com.br) and through our network of more than 6,500 authorized independent agents.
SOURCE EF Education First