Centre For Education & Training

LINC Home Study, Language Education at a Distance (LEAD)

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Record #: NKT1896 Last Modified: 06 Dec 2013 Last Full Update: 16 Oct 2013
Record Details
DatesYear round
FundingFederal - Citizenship & Immigration Canada
AddressCentre for Education & Training LINC Home Study, Community Door, Sussex Centre
50 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Suite 410
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C2
 
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Mailing Addressc/o Centre for Education & Training LINC Home Study, Community Door, Sussex Centre 
Sussex Centre 
50 Burnhamthorpe Rd W 
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C2
Office Phone905-949-0049 ext 1257
Toll Free Phone1-800-668-1179 ext 1257
E-mailhelp@linchomestudy.ca
Websitewww.linchomestudy.ca
Areas ServedCanada
LanguagesEnglish
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Newcomers to Canada who wish to improve their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills
ApplicationTo participate as a student in the LINC Home Study program, you first have to do an assessment of your language skills at one of the assessment centres in Ontario; if you are eligible, you may request the assessment centre to refer you to LINC Home Study or you can call the office directly; an eligible student cannot register with LINC Home Study and another LINC or ESL program at the same time; a student has to commit to a required number of hours every week to study independently; a weekly 30 minute conversation session with a teacher and completion of homework assignments are mandatory
DescriptionAn English language program for newcomers to Canada who wish to improve their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills * designed to provide new immigrants, who are permanent residents or convention refugees 18 years or older, with the tools to learn English in their homes * classes are taught by certified TESL instructors * students have a choice of using their computer or a textbook to study 
 
 
SubjectsDistance education ; Language assessments ; Language instruction
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