Receive coaching to prepare for your next step
Receive help from professional Job Search Strategists to help you find ways to create or improve your resume & interview skills so you can leave a lasting impression with employers and land a job.
Meet new friends in Canada and from all over the world
Calgary is home to people with 240 different ethnic origins, Calgary’s population is young, well educated, entrepreneurial, community-minded, generous and well paid.
This 3 or 6 month program allows you to live in Calgary, Canada on a visitor visa to attend Access Academy through ESC. The program accepts enrolment year round and is catered to you uniquely.
You don’t need a study permit, because the English Program is 3 or 6 months in length. It is a great first step, as the staff at Access Academy will help you determine the next best step to apply for more education or work from Canada.
A placement test is mandatory on the first day of the course. Students must be present for placement testing on the first morning of the course
3 months English Program Your English (ESL level) must be at an intermediate level of 6 or higher.
6 Months English Program All English levels (ESL level) are acceptable.
This 4 hour per day, full-time course is designed for students focused on achieving the highest score possible on the CELPIP English test.
This program is offered through Access Academy and includes many other activities to give you a great cultural experience. Included with your program is:
Pick-up Service / Accommodation Arrangement Service / New Students Orientation / Outdoor Activities / Study Plan Counselling / Advice and counselling on higher education and career development / Career Service and Independent Immigration Application Guidance.
The Access Academy English Program has the added benefit of being CELPIP accredited. The Canadian English language proficiency test is taken by those who wish to immigrate to Canada. It is also suitable for employment.
When you arrive in Calgary and start your program, you will have access to our professional immigration staff that will help you with:
Unlike other countries, you do not need a job offer to immigrate to Canada. Apply now to come on a visitor visa to make Calgary your home!
During your time in the English Program, we will work with you to gather the requirements for working in Canada.
Calgary is a city of opportunity that attracts people from around the world seeking a great place to make a living and a life. More than 29% of Calgary’s population immigrated from elsewhere in the world and it is home to people with 240 different ethnic origins.
Calgary is in an economic region that’s home to more than 1.4 million people and 28% are immigrants
Calgary is the world’s cleanest city
Mercer Global Financial, 2014
Calgarians enjoy more days of sunshine than any other major Canadian city
Calgary has the most millionaires per capita among major Canadian cities
Average wages and salaries per employee in Calgary are the highest
Calgary is the third best city to raise kids in Canada
(of 209 cities)
Calgary has the highest head office concentration per capita in Canada
Calgary is the fastest-growing tech talent market in Canada
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