Part-time Adult ESL Program

Program Description:

The part-time Adult English as a Second Language (ESL) program gives newcomers the English language skills needed to live and work in Manitoba.

The goal of our program is to help you improve your English for the workplace and for everyday life.

  • Develop your communication skills, so you can actively participate in your community.
  • Learn about community, settlement and employment services and find out how to access these services.
  • Learn about Canada – its history and traditions, as well as its values and customs.
  • Learn about employment opportunities and workplace culture in Canada.
  • Learn how to use the Internet and Internet resources.

Important Dates and Class Times:

 

Spring 2017 Dates

DAYTIME CLASSES

Monday, February 6: First day of Spring Session

Monday, March 27 – Friday, March 31: Spring Break, No classes

Monday, April 3: Classes resume

Thursday, June 22: Final day of Spring Session

EVENING CLASSES

Tuesday, February 7: First day of Spring Session

Friday, March 24 – Monday, April 3: Spring Break, No classes

Tuesday, April 4: Classes resume

Thursday, June 22: Final day of Spring Session

 

Class Times and Locations

Morning Classes

Massey Building, Downtown Campus
Monday – Friday
9:15 a.m. – 12:15 a.m.
CLB 3-8

Afternoon Classes

Massey Building, Downtown Campus
Monday – Friday
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
CLB 5-7

Evening Classes

Massey Building, Downtown Campus
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (3 days/week)
6:00 p.m. – 9:20 p.m.
CLB 3-7
This higher level classes is offered in a blended learning format: two classes face-to-face and one online.

Fort Garry Campus
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (3 days/week)
6:10 pm – 9:30 pm
CLB 7/8
This higher level classes is offered in a blended learning format: two classes face-to-face and one online.

 

Downtown Location:

Massey Building (corner of William & Princess)
294 William Avenue, 4th Floor
Winnipeg, MB  R3B 0R1

Fort Garry Campus Location: 

Room 229, St. Paul’s College
70 Dysart Road
Fort Garry Campus
University of Manitoba, R3T 2N2

 

Contact Information:

For questions regarding the ESL program, your classroom hours or your classroom location, contact our office at the downtown campus.

phone: 204-982-4899
eal_newcomers@umanitoba.ca

 

Contact Winnipeg English Language Assessment and Referral Centre (WELARC) for questions regarding your Canadian Language Benchmark level.

400-275 Portage Avenue
phone: 204-943-5387
info@welarc.net

 

This program is funded by the Government of Canada

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Important Links:

WELARC

http://www.welarc.net/

The Entry Program

http://www.entryprogram.ca/

Manitoba START

http://manitobastart.com/

Career Destination Manitoba

http://www.immigrantsandcareers.mb.ca/

Applying for Citizenship; Citizenship and Immigration Canada

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/citizenship/language.asp

Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA)

http://www.wrha.mb.ca/

Immigrant Centre

http://icmanitoba.com/

Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Programs

http://www.successskills.mb.ca/neighbourhood.html