ESL Computer Assisted
The ESL Computer Assisted program, focuses on learning English through the use of computers while learning computer fundamentals. This program is particularly helpful for individuals who need to improve their English and have had very little previous exposure to computers.
The ESL Computer Assisted program is delivered by certified instructors in partnership with the Toronto Catholic District School Boards.
Students attending the ESL Computer Assisted program, will have access to, and become familiar with, Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.
Who is Eligible
Services are available to Canadian citizens, landed immigrants, convention refugees, and refugee claimants approved by Citizenship and Immigration Canada. Students must be 18 years of age or older.
For information on COSTI's ESL Computer Assisted program, including start dates and times, please refer to the English Language Training Calendar.
This Program is Located at:
There is a nominal administrative fee charged for the ESL Computer Assisted program.
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Language and Settlement Issues
In striving to provide clients with a high level of service, COSTI staff make every effort to address, and assist clients with issues they may be facing as they begin life in Canada. Check back soon to find information that will help you cope with:
Feelings of isolation and feeling like you don’t belong
Dealing with conflicting work and family responsibilities while trying to attend English language studies
Accessing outreach programs, programs to help you understand the Canadian culture
Getting in touch with community groups that share your language or culture
Accessing social services
Enrolling your children in school
Finding a job
Cultural Excursions, Reading and Video Resources
COSTI has a large library of reading and resource materials, as well as detailed listings of monthly cultural events to help students improve and practice their English. Check back soon for a full listing.