Occupation-specific Language Training courses are:
- offered on a part-time and full-time basis.
- about 180 hours in length.
- available at college campuses and workplaces.
- free for qualified applicants.
To qualify for Occupation-specific Language Training you must:
- have training or experience in one of the selected occupations or sectors.
- have language proficiency at an .
- be a permanent resident or protected person.
To find out which colleges are offering Occupation-specific Language Training, see the chart below. Contact your local college to find out about blended options (a combination of face-to-face classes and online learning) for courses.
|COLLEGE||LOCATION||PHONE NUMBER / EMAIL|
|Algonquin||Ottawa||613-727-4723 x 5700 / firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Centennial||Toronto||416-289-5000 x 7405 / email@example.com|
|Conestoga||Kitchener||519-886-3300 / firstname.lastname@example.org|
|George Brown||Toronto||416-415-5000 x 6980 / email@example.com|
|Niagara||Niagara-on-the-Lake||905-641-2252 x 4437 / firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Seneca||Toronto||416-491-5050 x 22586 / email@example.com|
|Sheridan||Brampton||905-459-7533 x 8101 or 905-845-9430 x 8101 / firstname.lastname@example.org|
*Courses delivered in French.
**Workplace Communication Skills for Interprofessional Health Care Teams (dietitians, nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists and social workers) is offered at Centennial, Conestoga and George Brown. Contact the college for details.