English as a Second Language

The Centres for Employment & Learning of Avon Maitland offer English as a Second Language programs. The programs are conducted in a classroom setting and are specifically designed to offer assistance to adults in the community for whom English is not their first language but who would like to speak, read and write better in English.

For class times please contact a Centre nearest you.

  • Learn to speak and write in English
  • Improve your communication and employability skills
  • Increase your knowledge of Canada
  • No charge
  • Continuous entry

Please bring proof of immigration and residency.

The Centre in Clinton -  60 Mary Street, Clinton, ON

Classes are on
Thursdays 6:30 pm to 8:45 pm 
 For more information please call: 519.482.1700


The Centre in Goderich -  41 West Street, Goderich, ON

No classes at this time but should you be interested or would like to inquire:
Please call519.524.2515

The Centre in Stratford - 220 Oakdale Avenue, Stratford, ON

Class Times:  
Mondays 9:45 am - noon and 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesdays 9:45 am - noon and 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm and 5 pm - 7:15 pm
Wednesdays 9:45 am - noon and 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm and 5 pm -  7:15 pm
Thursdays 9:45 am - noon and 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

For more information please call: 519.271.4896

The Centre in Wingham - 152 Josephine Street, 2nd floor, Wingham, ON

No classes at this time but should you be interested or would like to inquire:
please call: 519.357.4995

The Centre in Listowel - 280 Wallace Avenue South, Listowel, ON

Monday  9 am - 12 pm and 6:45 pm to 8:45 pm
Tuesday to Friday  9 am - 12 pm
For more information please call: 519.291.9453 


The Centre in Exeter - 349 Main Street, Box 173, Exeter, ON

Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 am - 12 pm
For more information please call: 519.235.0471


Poole Mennonite Church - County Rd 121, Poole, ON

Thursdays 9:15 am - 12:15 pm (Program is for Low German Women and their preschool aged children - childcare and lunch provided).
For more information please call: 519.291.9453 
 

 

 

 

 

 


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