English Programs

LCC has a variety of ESL courses for students who are at least 17 years old. You can choose full-time courses 4 or 5 days per week, or part-time: morning (9:30 am to 12pm Monday to Thursday), afternoon (12:30 pm to 3:00 pm or 4 pm to 6 pm, Monday to Thursday), or evening (6:30 pm to 8:55 pm on Tuesday and Thursday).

Relevant grammar, pronunciation, idioms, expressions, vocabulary and Canadian culture are integrated into our English classes. Employment related English will be covered in some weeks. Instructors encourage active participation as well as completion of assigned homework.

You can choose and combine courses to work on the skills you need.

Part-time and full-time options are available!

Online and In-Person Classes

Join our hybrid classes either in person or online. Our instructors are experienced in using technology to deliver engaging, effective lessons whether you join in person in the classroom or online from home.

Course Types

Comprehensive English Courses

Work on all four skills (Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening), at several different English levels.

Special Focus Courses

Concentrate on the skills you find the most challenging. Choose Writing, Pronunciation, Fluency, Listening or Grammar skills.

Test Preparation Courses

Prepare for IELTS, TOEFL, CELPIP or other English tests required for colleges, universities or citizenship. These courses build high level language skills.

For Employers

Do you want to help your employees improve their English skills, to be more effective and promotable?

University Pathways

Do you want to improve your English to go to university? LCC has articulations with several Canadian universities and colleges.

Our Programs

LCC’s General English, Intensive English and Test Preparation Courses over 6 months long have been approved by the Private Training Institutes Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education. For more information about our designation, including an approved program list, please click here.

Comprehensive English

Courses in the Comprehensive English program cover the four essential skill areas: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Grammar, pronunciation, idioms, expressions, vocabulary and Canadian culture are included in classes.

Available options

Test Preparation

Test preparation courses offer a comprehensive curriculum that covers test-taking strategies, listening comprehension, vocabulary development, reading skills, oral skills, essay and letter writing, and fundamental grammar skills.Students are exposed to university-level content including materials from Academic English, IELTS and TOEFL.

Available options

Special Focus

Do you understand English when you hear or read it, but lack the confidence to speak, or to express yourself in writing?

LCC has Special Focus courses to help you develop the skills you need most. We currently offer Conversational English and Writing Skills courses.

Available options