Capital College

English Language Programs

Our highly qualified teachers ensure that you receive the best educational experience.

English Language Programs

The intent of the program is to provide opportunities for students to upgrade their language skills relevant to the course in all four skill areas: Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening.

Classroom based. Lectures (ie PowerPoint/ chalk and talk/ videos etc.), explanation and discussion; practice exercises, readings and quizzes; partner and group activities (such as role plays or practice areas); group and pair work; oral presentations; homework. Students will be given opportunities for practice in all areas.

“These programs/courses do not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, the registrar did not review this program”.

ESL upgrading

  • The program provides opportunities for students to upgrade their language
  • skills in all four skill areas: reading, writing, speaking and listening.
  • The program consists of one program / one course.
  • 80 hours per course
  • Full-time: 20 hours/ week

ESL Program

  • The program is a set of six courses designed to serve students varying in
  • proficiency level from Elementary general English user to Advanced Academic English user.
  • Western style of instruction
  • 12 weeks, 300 hours
  • Full-time

TESOL (American TESOL Institute) Teaching Certification

  • The program provides a base knowledge in teaching English as a second
  • language, with a focus on methods and approaches to teaching English.
  • 120 academic hours

COVID-19 Situation

As the situation with COVID-19 continues to evolve day-to-day in Canada, the primary focus of Capital College remains on protecting the health and safety of our students, instructors and staff.

We are closely monitoring this evolving situation and are basing our actions and decisions on recommendations from the Public Health Agency of Canada. At this point, we would like to let you know that college is trying to do everything to continue the educational process and protect you. We are currently working on how to meet the learning objectives of our programs and our regulation body such as PTIB, AMS & MACTE. We are trying to provide you with our arrangement ASAP.

Also, we would like to bring your attention to our office hours during this period is changed to Monday to Friday 10:00am -5:00pm.

Although the college is not closed, most of the staff will work from home. You can still contact us through phone or emails, and we will forward your messages to the staff you are looking for.

Please try to avoid face-to-face consultations and come to school only in case of emergency.

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