English Classes

Centre for Newcomers


Description
Provides language instruction for newcomers.

Service offers:

  • language instruction from basic training up to and including level four
  • certified instructors who use contemporary curriculum materials to assist newcomers with language acquisition
  • day and evenings classes
  • childminding
  • small class sizes (12 to 16 students per class)
  • access to computer lab with interactive multimedia software to assist with pronunciation, spelling, typing skills and vocabulary building
  • centralized assessment and referral
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to landed immigrants and refugees.
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service contact directly.
Referral Process: Yes,

Referred and assessed by Immigrant Services Calgary. Phone Immigrant Services Calgary at 403-265-1120 and set up a time to meet with someone who will assess your English language skills, and refer you to the right LINC class.




Waiting Period: Yes,

New students may have to wait two weeks to eight months to access a class if it is full. Waiting time depends on student's assessed level (done by Immigrant Services Calgary) and the time of day they want to study.


Telephone
403-536-8818
Fax
403-248-5041
Web Site
http://centrefornewcomers.ca/our-services/english-classes
Email
info@centerfornewcomers.ca
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

Annual membership cost of $20.




Documents Required

Referred and assessed by Immigrant Services Calgary. Phone Immigrant Services Calgary at 403-265-1120 and set up a time to meet with someone who will assess your English language skills, and refer you to the right LINC class.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
February 7, 2024
Address
999 36 Street NE
Calgary, AB, T2A 7X6
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Morning

Monday-Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Afternoon

Monday-Friday 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Evening

Mon-Wed-Thurs 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Full-time

Mon-Thursday 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Saturday Classes:

CLB Levels 3 - 7 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

English to Find a Job and Keep a Job: 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM