This intense and fast-paced course is designed to challenge students to improve quickly. Monthly exams, progress reports and in-class projects assist students to improve their English competency. The program offers a comprehensive curriculum that covers the four essential skill areas: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Student progress is measured throughout the program through exams, presentations and projects. Upon successful completion students will receive a certificate of completion.
Monday - Friday
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Textbook fee: $50
One-time registration fee: $150. Returning students do not need to pay this fee.
Intensive English starts every four weeks. For a list of upcoming start dates, please see below.
Upcoming start dates (2020): Jun 1, Jun 29, Jul 27, Aug 24, Sep 21, Oct 19, Nov 16 and Dec 14
- Be 17+ years old. If a student in any program is under the age of 19, a parent or adult guardian must sign their contract.
- Have proven English proficiency of at least a Canadian Language Benchmark of 4 +(intermediate).
Before registering for a course, students will need to provide proof of English proficiency. This can be done by providing a valid IELTS, TOEFL, CLBPT or CELPIP score or by taking LCC’s free English assessment.
Co-op Prerequisite Information:
Register for the Intensive English Program and start a Career Co-op Program in the future.
If you are visiting Canada and have an intermediate English level (CLB 4) or higher you can register for an Intensive English Program and get a conditional letter of acceptance to apply for a study permit.
When you finish your courses, you can apply for a co-op study and work permit.
- Have an English competency of CLB 4 (upper intermediate) or higher.
- Be 19+ years old or have evidence of high school graduation when you start the co-op program.
Speak more effectively and clearly
Improve English grammar when writing and speaking
Develop better listening and reading skills