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TOEFL / IELTS / English Courses in Halifax, Canada

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East Coast School of Languages, Halifax:
ECSL is an independent Quality English ESL school for adults owned and managed by ESL instructors since 1998. The school caters to motivated students who want to work hard to achieve academic excellence and personal success. ECSL is located in downtown Halifax. Most students are surprised to find such bright colours in a school. They love the warm atmosphere and enjoy relaxing and studying in our spacious student lounge.

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Beginner to Advanced Level English Language (ESL) Programs:

Photo of TOEFL / IELTS / English Courses in Halifax, Canada- English for Communication (EC)
EC is for students who want to achieve fluency in speaking and listening skills.  EC, our general English program, is available for students of all levels. When students reach ECSL’s Level 300 they can choose between Dynamic Speaking, where they improve speaking skills through role plays, debates, discussion and interviews, or Creative English where they have fun with English through 4 themes: English and Food, English and Art, English and Media, and English and Music. Each theme lasts for 6 weeks.

- International Business English (IBE)
IBE is for students who need professional English skills for their business or personal life.

IBEC and IBED students learn English through a business focus.
The Certificate (IBEC) program is 12 weeks (300 hours)
The Diploma (IBED) program is 24 weeks (600 hours).

Image of TOEFL / IELTS / English Courses in Halifax, CanadaStudents study business language skills and also work on projects using a variety of business sources and covering 4 main themes: Communication; Marketing & Sales; International Business; and the Working World.

Students can start the IBE program in Level 300. Study and Work internships are available.

- Study & Work Program
The Study and Work program is for students who want to develop their English fluency and gain valuable experience by participating in a work placement in a Canadian company. Upon completion of the International Business English Certificate (IBEC), and after being successful in a job  interview, students are placed in unpaid positions with well-established Canadian companies to practice their English skills in a real life setting.

Students are also welcome to find their own paid or unpaid work placements.

50/50 Program Concept
According to Canadian Immigration, students must study a minimum of 50% of their time in class and can work for the remaining 50%. The study portion must be complete before beginning the work placement.

Photos of East Coast School of Languages, Halifax•The minimum length of the program at ECSL is 6 months (3 months International Business English Certificate followed by 3 months unpaid work placement).

•The maximum length of the program at ECSL is 1 year (6 months International Business English Diploma followed by 6 months of unpaid work placement).

Study and Work students must possess both a valid study permit and a work permit for the entire program duration. Contact our Recruitment Officer for further information.- University

Achievement Pathway (UAP)
The UAP program is intensive and is designed as solid preparation for university success. Students can start UAP in Level 200 allowing them plenty of time to develop and master the skills they need for university study.

- Exam Preparation(EP)
Picture of TOEFL / IELTS / English Courses in Halifax, CanadaThere are two options available for Exam Preparation (EP)

EP - IELTS + UAP is a full-time program for students who require an exam score to attend a Masters program, an ECSL partner university or any other English-speaking university. Students study IELTS + UAP which will provide both IELTS preparation and the university study-skills needed to succeed at an English-speaking university. EP - IELTS + UAP is available to students who have an Academic IELTS score of 5.5 or higher or who have successfully completed ECSL’s Level 300.

EP - TOEFL is a full-time program for students who want to improve their English in Canada while also studying to take a TOEFL exam, either in Halifax or in their home country. TOEFL students study general English skills and test-taking skills to achieve their required TOEFL score.  Students can start TOEFL in Level 300.

-Teaching English to Young Learners
Images of East Coast School of Languages, HalifaxThe Teaching English to Young Learners (TEYL) program is for ESL students who wish to achieve a certificate for teaching children overseas. This 4-week (100-hour) program is usually offered twice a year.
 
The program will give you the tools, the experience, and the edge to be competitive in the expanding market of teaching English to children.

Contact our Recruitment Officer for more detailed information about this program.

- Homestay Program (live with a local Canadian family)
We strongly suggest our students participate in the Homestay program. Living with a Canadian family is the best way for you to improve your English, learn about our culture and adapt to a new life in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

The Homestay Program's objective is to provide you with a warm welcome to Canada and lots of support while you adjust to a new culture.

Our homestay families are carefully chosen by our Accommodations Coordinator.  Our families live in safe residential neighbourhoods within a 40 to 50 minute bus ride.

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Address: 1256 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia Ba31Y6, Canada
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2021-11-06 were from:

Lower Sackville; Netherlands; and more.
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Focus Education Centre of Canada
Courses / Programs
• Improve your English language ability, increase your English exam scores, and achieve your language learning goals with Focus Education Centre of Canada.

• Situated in central Mississauga, just 20 minutes west of Downtown Toronto, we provide a range of English language exam preparation courses, including IELTS and CELPIP.

• Intensive (30 hours per week), full-time (20 hours), and part time (10 hours) study options are available for all of our English exam preparation programs.

• We specialize in group IELTS preparation. Our IELTS program will help you build the strategies and skills you need in order to succeed on the day of your exam.

• We also provide a Focus English course for beginner to advanced level students. This is a general English program that increases your proficiency through classes on speaking, listening, reading, writing, pronunciation, and grammar.

• We prepare our students to succeed on the day of their English language proficiency exam. The skills and strategies needed to get a high mark are covered in-depth, every day of the course.

Student Review:
"I really recommend this Centre for people in Ontario. Excellent helpful administration. Nice environment full of positive energy."
- Haleem, Canada
English Language Exam Preparation Courses:
Intensive, Full-time & Part-time study options

• IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
• CELPIP (Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program)
• TOEFL
• CAEL
• MELAB

General English Course:
• Focus English (Beginner to advanced)

IT / Administration Programs:
• Quick Books (Hands On Training)
• Microsoft Office & Microsoft Windows
• Business Analyst
• ASP.net
• Big Data
• SAP FICO
• Canadian Residency Application Prep (CARMs)
• Flight Attendant Training

Medical Exam Prep Programs:
• MCCQE 1 & 2; 3. USMLE Step 1, USMLE Step 2 CK & CS; NAC OSCE
Omnicom School of Languages, Toronto
Courses / Programs
Learn English in Toronto with Omnicom School of Languages! Conveniently situated in North York (only 12km from Downtown Toronto), we have more than 40 years of experience in providing top-quality English language courses to students from around the world.

At Omnicom, we offer group English classes and private English lessons to adult students of all levels - from total beginner to advanced. We also have a campus in Calgary, Alberta.

You can choose from short to long-term study options, with courses ranging from 2 to 48 weeks in length. We also provide a range of Summer & Winter ESL programs at our schools.

Upon arrival, you will take a complete placement test (listening, speaking, reading, writing, structures & grammar) to ensure that you are placed at the correct level. You will be awarded a Certificate after you successfully complete your studies.

We have a variety of English language courses to suit all your needs, including a homestay program for you to experience North American culture and lifestyle. In addition, we arrange exciting and fun activities to guarantee a rich and fulfilling experience. 

Student Testimonial:
"Omnicom is an excellent school. There are many good teachers and I have classmates from many different countries, this is very interesting because I can learn about other cultures. Once you are in Canada, you can learn a lot of vocabulary because you need to communicate all the time in English. I’m very happy here. It’s a terrific experience!"
- Vanessa, Brazil
English Language Courses for Adults:
Beginner to Advanced Level 
- Intensive English Programs
- Private English Lessons
- Summer/Winter Language Activity Courses

Level-Specific English Courses:
- English Exam Prep (IELTS, TOEIC, TOEFL iBT, Cambridge FCE/CAE, CAEL, GRE, GMAT)
- Study & Work in Canada
- Academic/College Prep Pathways
- Business English
- English for Tourism & Hospitality
- English for Nursing
- Power English for Life
- Focus on Communication
- Homestay Program
- TESL Teacher Training (Calgary only)
ILSC Vancouver
Courses / Programs
Medical English Diploma now available at ILSC - Vancouver.

Designed for Medical Professionals
Learn Medical English Terminology
Communicate Effectively in Medical Situations
Practice by Exploring Medical Case Studies and Describing Patient Conditions
Gain the Ability to Describe and Explain Medical Symptoms and Procedures in English

Medical English Program Overview
The Medical English Diploma Program is made up of 3 individual 4-week certificates. Students can complete individual certificates or take all 3 to earn the diploma. The certificates can be taken in any order (not necessarily sequentially) so students can enter the program at the start of any ILSC session.
Certificates:
Pharmacy, Examination Results, and Systems of the Body
Emergency Care, Surgery and Systems of the Body
Personal and Specialty Care, and Systems of the Body
Metropolitan College, Toronto
Courses / Programs
Metropolitan College in downtown Toronto, Ontario offers Specialized English Language programs (ESL) for international and Canadian students. Our English courses are ideal for professional preparation, academic preparation or personal enrichment.

You can purchase block packages of 5, 10, 20 or 40 classes. Classes are available 7 days a week (mornings, afternoons and evenings) at our Toronto campus. All programs are results-focused, preparing students to become successful communicators.

All classes are small, and we ensure that you receive the attention you need to achieve your goals. Our small classes also give you more opportunity to participate in conversation, and begin to communicate more easily from the very first day!

Metropolitan College is located on The Danforth, one of the most vibrant areas of downtown Toronto. Just steps from the Pape subway station, it is easily accessible. The College is surrounded by many welcoming restaurants, distinctive shops, lively bars and pubs, entertaining theater, lounges featuring live music and trendy cafes.
Beginner to Advanced level English Classes:

- Full Time ESL program
- iSpeak ENGLISH! (a unique course that helps you improve all skills while focusing on speaking)
- Full-time IELTS test preparation course
- Business English / Corporate training classes

Classes are purchased in blocks of 5, 10, 20, or 40 - available on-campus in the morning, afternoon & evening.

Also: 
English Pronunciation training
Private English lessons (including for TOEFL test prep, MELAB / TOEIC test prep, Cambridge ESOL exam prep, customized English conversation classes..)
Access International English Language Centre
Courses / Programs
ACCESS is located in the heart of downtown Toronto, just a one-minute walk from the Yonge/Bloor subway station, a two minute walk from the Reference Library, and a five minute walk from the University of Toronto. ACCESS offers top-quality English language courses. We have the smallest class sizes in Toronto (maximum 8 students per class). Our Canadian Buddy program is the only one in Canada: make friends with a Canadian and practice your English conversation after school! Learn English in a school that focuses on individual attention for each student! With a maximum of 8 students per class you are guaranteed to receive the attention you deserve from your teacher. Meet students from around the world! ACCESS has an excellent mix of student nationalities so you are guaranteed to make lots of friends from many different countries.
Full-Time English (20 hours/week), Full-Time PLUS (25 hours/week), Intensive Conversation, Intensive Business English, Intensive TOEFL Prep, Intensive Cambridge FCE Prep, Work Internship, Full-Time Study-Tour, part-time Conversation & Pronunciation, Ski & Study
Kaplan International Vancouver
Courses / Programs
• Kaplan International offers English language courses to students from around the world at our English school in Downtown Vancouver BC. We have gained an international reputation for high academic standards and innovative teaching techniques. 

• Our courses include intensive English, exam preparation for the TOEFL and Cambridge FCE, CAE & CPE exams and Academic Year / Semester programs for international students who wish to study English in Canada.

• We offer a comprehensive selection of English courses of varying lengths and levels of intensity. You can also personalise your courses to match your language goals through electives and supplementary study sessions. We welcome students of all levels and our qualified and experienced teachers help you to learn English quickly.

• Our English school is located close to the famous Robson Street and just a few steps from the exceptional shopping district, spectacular harbour and mountain views.

• Students have easy access to local ski resorts such as Canada's famous Whistler Mountain and beautiful Canadian national parks.
English Language Courses:
• General English
• Intensive English
• General & Intensive English Academic Year or Semester
• Vacation English
• Business English for professionals

English Exam Preparation Programs:
• Cambridge Exam Prep (FCE, CAE, CPE)
• IELTS Exam Preparation
• TOEFL & Academic English courses