Learning English as a second language (ESL) in Canada has never been better than at CLLC.
Located in various locations across Eastern Canada, CLLC provides an excellent environment for learning and practicing English. Through many years of experience and by using the most modern and up-to-date methods, facilities and technology available, students can be assured that they are learning English in a world-class setting. With a student body from over 20 different countries, we also offer a fun experience full of cultural diversity and sharing. With courses to suit any ability or goal, from a short vacation to entrance into an English university, it’s an amazing place to study.
We’re happy and excited you’ve decided to join us at CLLC! Whether this is your first visit, or your one hundredth, please remember the smiling faces of our students and staff as they reflect the true spirit of CLLC.
It has always been our privilege to welcome and host students from every corner of the globe, and it is only through the contribution of our students, our agents, and partners that CLLC is what it is today. Those of us lucky enough to call CLLC “home”, dedicate ourselves daily to creating an unparalleled educational experience for our students. Our success is a result of our people, and we have the best.
Through teamwork, professionalism, a family atmosphere and genuine smiles, we go above and beyond every day to ensure that the needs of our students are not only met but exceeded.
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Quality Beyond Believe!
CLLC’s General English (GE) program lets you progress through language levels at your own pace through weekly start dates, weekly move ups, weekly graduation and flexible course schedule options. CLLC’s General English (GE) program consists of six levels, ranging from Introductory English to Advanced. The GE program develops key competencies in at least five core English language learning areas: Reading, Writing, Listening, Speaking, and Critical Thinking, with an emphasis on academic writing. CLLCs rigorous curriculum is founded on a number of external ESL criteria such as the Canadian Language Benchmarks, TOEFL, and IELTS. The Advanced level students typically achieve a TOEFL score of 70-75 and IELTS score of 6.0, although students have also achieved TOEFL scores as high as 90.
University Pathway Program
CLLC’s University Pathway Program (UPP) ensures you are well prepared for university life in Canada. This academic based program focuses on time management, note taking, exam preparation, academic presentations and essay writing. If you complete the UPP in any of our three cities you can continue onto one of our partner universities or colleges without writing an English language proficiency exam.
IELTS Exam Preparation
CLLC’s full and part-time IELTS exam preparation courses are designed to give you the skills, techniques and knowledge you need to exceed your exam goals. CLLC teachers focus in-depth on the modules of the IELTS exam to make sure you know what to expect when taking an IELTS test.
This program is offered pending student demand. Please contact each campus for availability. This course uses business case studies that are directly related to the real business world. Each business case study covers a specialized area of business practice.
- Participants will:
- Work in groups to develop solutions to the specific problems posed by each case study.
- Prepare either group or individual presentations of conclusions to the problems posed by each case study.
- Learn new ESL business vocabulary, target language, and grammar.
- Write reports, emails, and letters setting out conclusions from the case studies.
- This course is a 135 hour modular course made up of 12 units, each being 11 hours and 15 minutes per week.
- To graduate from CLLC’s ESL Business English program, students must complete all 12 units. A CLLC certificate will be issued if less than 12 units are completed.