If English is not your first language, and you want to upgrade your skills, an English Language Learning (ELL)/English as a Second Language (ESL) course can help you to:
- Prepare for other academic or career training programs
- Meet the English language requirements for work
Many B.C. colleges and universities offer ELL/ESL programs and courses. Check with a specific school to find out about assessment, admission requirements and cost.
Public institutions that offer English Language Learning courses:
For information on additional institutions that offer ESL courses, please visit the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) website.