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ESL Classes

In response to requests more in-person classes are available in September 2022. We are also continuing to offer online classes.
 
Online classes use Google Meet and Google Classroom. 

To access online classes, students need to have a device with internet access (tablet or computer),  be able to log in to an online platform independently, attend class regularly, and complete assignments.
 
 
For more information:
call 519-271-4896 ext 2402 
email [email protected] 
or text 519-301-4768 
 

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: 

  • Listen, speak, read and write in English
  • Improve communication and employability skills
  • Increase knowledge of Canada
 
There is no charge for eligible learners. 

New students start weekly. 
 

Please bring proof of immigration and residency

September 2022 Morning Classes

Level Day Time

Stratford

In-person

CLB 2-6  

Tuesday, Thursday

9:45-11:45

Listowel

In-person 

CLB 1-6

Tuesday, Thursday

9:30-11:45

Online

CLB 0-3

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 

9:30-11:45

Online

CLB 4-7

Monday, Wednesday

9:45-11:45

 
 
 

September 2022 Afternoon Classes

Class Day Time

Stratford

In-person

CLB 1-5  

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

12:30 - 2:45 

Online

CLB 3-4

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,  Thursday 

12:30-2:45 

Online

CLB 5-7

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 

12:30-2:45

September 2022 Evening Classes

Class Day Time

Stratford

In-person

CLB 1-5 

Monday, Wednesday 

6:30-8:30

Listowel

In-person 

CLB 1-6

 

*Employment Focused ESL 

Wednesday

7:00-9:00 

Goderich

In-person

CLB 1-5 

Tuesday 

6:00-8:00 

Exeter

In-person

CLB 1-5

 

*starts October 5 numbers permitting

Tuesday 

6:00-8:00 

Online Citizenship Preparation Class CLB 4-8 

Monday

7:00-9:00 

Online CLB 1-2

Tuesday

6:00-8:00 

Online CLB 4-7

Tuesday, Wednesday

5:15-7:15 

Online Class for Fee Paying students 

 

$10.00 per student per class 

Monday 

6:00-8:00 pm 

 

*class is for students who do not meet eligibility requirements for government funded ESL 

 
 
ESL is funded by the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD)