- September 01, 2021
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This full-time program is for internationally educated learners whose first language is not English. The program provides learners with the strategies and English language skills needed to succeed in academic courses at Canadian post-secondary institutions.
Learn to read, write, listen, and speak at a post-secondary level. This program includes the following activities:
- interacting and working with others in post-secondary classes
- using technology to learn
- setting school and/or career goals
- learning cross cultural communication skills
There are three levels to this program. We'll accept and place you in a level based on your assessment scores.
After this program, you'll have the English language requirements for most career programs at Bow Valley College or SAIT.
This program is eligible for Learner Income Support funding. Government of Alberta Learner Income Support (formerly "Alberta Works") is a financial support program managed by the Government of Alberta to support Alberta residents access adult education to help them towards more sustainable employment. Financial support may be available to you.
- Successful completion of the EAP entrance test
- A minimum of high school completion in student’s home country
- Minimum Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) levels: 6,6,6,6
This program is open to Canadian citizens, permanent residents, and Convention refugees who qualify for Alberta Learner Income Support. Prospective students must apply at the Office of the Registrar. A $75 application fee applies. Funding is subject to eligibility requirements.
For help with your application and to help answer any questions you may have, please visit with the Welcome Centre.
For detailed information about the application process, see ELL Applying.
This program is for immigrant youth between the ages of 18 and 24 who have not completed high school. In Bridge you will develop reading, writing, math, technology, and school strategies.
Learn English for the real world with the full-time International ELL program. You’ll learn by listening, speaking, reading, and writing.
Youth in Transition (LINC)
LINC stands for Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada. This full-time program is for immigrant youth between the ages of 18 and 24.