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Language Instruction For Newcomers to Canada (LINC)

The York Region District School Board, in partnership with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada provides English classes, Levels Pre-CLB, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 for Landed Immigrants and Convention Refugees.

English language instruction, cultural studies and life skills are the focus of these programs. Free classes, books & transportation for Newcomers for those who qualify. Intake is continuous. A language assessment may be necessary to start the training. Call 1-855-330-8655 to book a language assessment near you.

Adult learners in language class
Adult learners in language class

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Contact Us

Classes are held at:

Uplands Learning Centre

8210 Yonge Street
South of Hwy #7, on the west side of Yonge Street
Thornhill, ON
L4J 1W6


Class Schedule:

Monday to Friday
9:00am - 12:00pm

For more information

Complete the online contact us form.