Below are the many services and programs of COSTI services related to our language services. Click on any one to see related programs.
English Conversation Circle
English Language Courses
COSTI’s Language Instruction programs help newcomers to Canada to develop the English language skills that are essential for their integration into Canadian society. For many, these programs represent an important stage in their settlement process, and a stepping stone to higher education, meaningful employment, and successful careers.
COSTI offers a variety of high-quality English classes delivered in a friendly, supportive environment with experienced, professional teachers. Some of the classes available are: Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC), English as a Second Language (ESL), computer-assisted language programs, conversational classes, and business English.
Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program (CELPIP) Preparation Course
Enhanced Language Training - Pathways to Trades
Enhanced Language Training for Internationally Experienced Professionals
Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
Language Training at the Workplace (LTW)
Language Training for Employees (LTE)
Reading & Writing Tutoring Class
English Language Tests
COSTI’s English Test preparation programs help students to learn the strategies and patterns that will improve their chances of success in taking English language examinations such as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), the Test of English as a Written Language (TWE), and the test of Spoken English (TSE). The results of these tests are used to evaluate the level of English proficiency.
Canadian Adult Achievement Test (CAAT) - Level C and D
Test of English as a Written Language (TWE)
Nurturing Creativity and Entrepreneurship in Women
Specialized English Instruction for Internationally Trained Individuals