Where can I take ESL classes?

There are many different organizations that provide ESL classes, for example:

ESL classes may take place during the day, in the evening or on the weekend. Some classes accept students at any time and others have specific start dates. Some classes are free.

Contact organizations in your community to find out if they have ESL classes and how to enroll. You can also visit our Services Near Me section to find organizations that offer classes in your area. Search for "English classes" in your area.

For More Information

  • ESL Search - A search tool that you can use to find ESL classes in your area. From the Ontario Immigration website.
  • College Language Training Programs - A list of colleges in Ontario that have English or French language training programs. From the Ontario Immigration website.
  • Local School Boards - A list of local school boards in Ontario. Produced by the Ontario Ministry of Education.
  • Englishlink - Free online English as a Second Language (ESL) courses. You can study at anytime of the day with video lessons and worksheets.
  • Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) - Information about the LINC program and how to find classes in your area. From Settlement.Org
Last updated: December 10, 2015 4001177