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NorQuest Bridging to Post-Secondary

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  • Credential

    Course Credits

  • Program Length

    Varies

NorQuest Bridging to Post-Secondary provides an opportunity to students who need additional English language or academic upgrading courses to fully meet admission requirements for a post-secondary program.

  • Delivery

    In person

  • Next Intake

    September 2020

ESL Intensive
  • Credential

    Course Credits

  • Program Length

    Varies

Improve your English language listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills to prepare for further education or employment. All courses are four months long. Free placement testing is available, and your program will be customized for your needs.

We also offer English for Academic Purposes courses so you can acquire the language needed to achieve your future academic goals. English for Specific Purposes courses help you improve English language skills to prepare for studies and work in health and business.

  • Delivery

    In person, Online

  • Next Intake

    May 2020

LINC - Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada
  • Credential

    Completion Certificate

  • Program Length

    Varies

Are you new to Canada? NorQuest College supports your settlement in Alberta and Canada by offering courses that will help you develop basic English language proficiency, settlement knowledge, and essential skills.

Our classes range from basic literacy to CLB 7, as well as specialized courses in LINC American Sign Language (ASL), Youth LINC, LINC Volunteer, Prep for Online Learning, and several employment-related options.

  • Delivery

    Hybrid, In person, Online

  • Next Intake

    May 2020

Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Credential

    Completion Certificate

  • Program Length

    120 hours

This 120-hour program provides participants with key principles of second-language teaching and the skills, strategies, and tools to be successful in teaching English language learners. The program is designed for individuals who are new to the Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)/Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) field and provides them with effective teaching skills and immediate classroom application experience. Those who may already have a background in teaching can benefit from the program by learning about new theoretical and practical trends in the field and solidifying their teaching abilities.

  • Delivery

    Online w/ in-person labs

  • Next Intake

    October 2020

Teaching English as an Additional Language Professional
  • Credential

    Certificate

  • Program Length

    2 terms

In this post-bachelor certificate, you will acquire the knowledge, skills, and practical experience to improve learning outcomes of adult and K-12 English language learners (ELLs). Learn to incorporate educational technologies and intercultural communication strategies into task-based lessons to support the diverse cultural, linguistic, and social needs of ELLs.

  • Delivery

    Hybrid, In person

  • Next Intake

    July 2021