- ESL Conversation students will:
- learn the rules of basic grammar structure within conversation;
- improve conversation skills through class interaction; and
- learn about Canadian idioms; and Canadian culture.
Who is EligibleServices are available to Canadian citizens, landed immigrants, convention refugees, and refugee claimants approved by Citizenship and Immigration Canada. Students must also be 18 years of age or older.
For more information on COSTI's ESL Conversation – Basic and Advanced level programs, including start dates and times, please refer to the English Language Training Calendar.
This Program is Located at:
There is a nominal incidental fee charged for the ESL Conversation program.
The ESL Conversation program is funded by the Government of Ontario.
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Language and Settlement Issues
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
School Board Contacts
Toronto District School Board
263 McCaul Street, Toronto
Toronto Catholic District School Board
80 Sheppard Avenue East, North York
York Region District School Board
60 Wellington Street West, Aurora
York Catholic District School Board
320 Bloomington Road West, Aurora
Tel: 416.221.5050 or Toll-free 1.800.263.2075