English Classes for Newcomers (LINC program)

Offered during the day, in the evening or on weekends, this program can be adapted to your level and availability. You'll take a test to determine your level of oral and written English, then participate in classes at your own pace, with regular progress monitoring to adapt your training level as needed. From the very first lessons, you'll see your English skills soar. You can start at any time of the year (except August), at our premises or at your place of work.

Activities included

  • A language assessment service based on the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB), to determine English language level;
  • English language training (LINC* levels 0 to 7) OR: language skills upgrading (LINC* level 7 and above) on our premises or at your place of work;
  • "30 inspiring minutes", a networking activity with resource people who share their experiences with learners;
  • Free daycare services, from Monday to Friday;
  • Native culture workshops, such as fish preparation, Dene storytelling, an introduction to jewelry making, key chains and mittens, and much more!oduction à la fabrication de bijoux, portes-clés et mitaines, et plus encore!

Eligible persons

Adult newcomers :

  • Permanent residents of Canada
  • Persons selected for permanent residence
  • Refugees and protected persons

The program is fully funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.


Visit us to register at : Collège nordique francophone 4921 – 49th street | Office 201 PO Box 986 Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N7 Or contact us at (867) 920-7017 or by e-mail at info@cnordique.ca