Learn English and develop
    skills for settlement

    LINC - Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada

    PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

    STARTLOCATIONDELIVERYSTATUS
    SepEdmontonBlended
    EdmontonIn person
    OnlineOnline
    JanEdmontonBlended
    EdmontonIn person
    OnlineOnline
    MayEdmontonBlended
    EdmontonIn person
    OnlineOnline
    Open
    Limited
    Waitlist
    Full
    Upcoming
     
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    QUICK FACTS

    Program length  

    Varies

    Credential

    Completion Certificate

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    TUITION & FEES


    Canadian
    Total: $0.00

     
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    ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

    • a permanent resident
    • a CLB assessment. Applicants can be assessed at the language test centre in Edmonton:

    Language Assessment, Referral & Counselling Centre
    8212 118 Avenue NW
    Edmonton, Alberta

    Call 780.424.3545 for an appointment

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    Program Deliveries

    StartLocationDelivery
    Edmonton
    BlendedDaytime
    Edmonton
    In personEvenings
    Online
    OnlineDaytime
    Edmonton
    BlendedDaytime
    Edmonton
    In personEvenings
    Online
    OnlineDaytime
    Edmonton
    BlendedDaytime
    Edmonton
    In personEvenings
    Online
    OnlineDaytime
    Open
    Limited
    Waitlist
    Full
    Upcoming
     
    Program Status Definitions
    Open: Program is currently accepting applications.
    Limited: Program is nearing capacity, or seats are currently being reserved only for select populations. You may be placed on a waitlist.
    Waitlist: Program is currently at capacity and accepting applications for a waitlist.
    Full: Program is at capacity, and is no longer accepting applications.
    Upcoming: Program is not yet accepting applications.
    N/A: Not applicable.

    Programs begin every two months based on availability.

    LINC – Full-time

    • CLB 0-8
    • in person and online real-time (blended)
    • in person: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    • online real-time: Tuesday and Thursday
    • 8:00 am - 12:30 pm, or 12:30 - 5:00 pm
    • 4.5 hours of out-of-class course work weekly

    LINC American Sign Language – Full-time

    • CLB 0-8
    • in person
    • Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    • 12:30 - 3:30 pm

    LINC Evening - Part-time

    • CLB 0-8
    • in person
    • Tuesday and Thursday
    • 6:00 - 9:00 pm

    LINC Saturday - Part-time

    • CLB 0-8
    • in person and online anytime (blended)
    • in person: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
    • 3 hours of online anytime

    LINC Online - Part-time

    • minimum CLB 0
    • online study from home
    • two ninety-minute webinars, and three hours online anytime learning

    Extensive Employment Training and Supports

    • All CLB levels
    • Employment focused classes (with placements and without)
    • Skill-building workshops (e.g. Math Basics, Multiple Choice, Computer Basics)
    • Employment certificate training (e.g. Food Safety, WHMIS)
    • Career coaching
    • Information and orientation sessions (e.g. settlement, employment, Indigenous education)
    • online anytime courses (e.g. WebSafe, Digital Literacy, Basic Computer Skills)