Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada

Calgary Catholic Immigration Society

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Description
Provides instruction on listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, with specialized classes focusing on conversation skills and writing skills

Service offers:

  • English as a Second Language classes, both full-time and part-time
  • a program which accepts students on a continuous intake basis
  • ESL at various levels; from beginner levels, including literacy concerns, up to a basic proficiency level as defined by the Canadian Language Benchmarks
  • a computer component in all classes
  • an on-site daycare

Affiliation: Citizenship and Immigration Canada
Key Provider: ESL Teachers ESL Volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • immigrants to Canada, who fit in required language proficiency guidelines
  • individuals with an assessment through ILVARC (offered through Immigrant Services Calgary)
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • an assessment must be completed through ILVARC
  • register with assessment by calling 403-264-4850

Referral Process: Yes,

Referals are accepted by individuals who have been assessed through ILVARC offered through Immigrant Services Calgary.




Waiting Period: Yes,

Waiting period is from immediate to three months, based on whether infant daycare required, or if class is full.


Telephone
403-264-4850
Web Site
https://www.ccisab.ca/professionals-job-seekers/linc.html
Email
contact@ccisab.ca
Languages
Interpreters / Translators - CCIS has a multidisciplinary team of professionals who collectively speak over 60 languages, and will provide necessary language support.
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

$5.00/Individual, $20.00/Corporate. Membership not needed to receive services.




Documents Required

Referals are accepted by individuals who have been assessed through ILVARC offered through Immigrant Services Calgary.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
September 21, 2022
Address
1111 11 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB, T2R 0G5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

These are main reception hours. Contact for program times and dates.