How to Register

{ LINC } LANGUAGE INSTRUCTIONFOR NEWCOMERS TO CANADA PROGRAM

LINC PROGRAM Overview | REGISTRATION

HOW TO REGISTER

You can enroll in English classes at the IWC if you are a Permanent resident, and 17 years or older. Please note that Canadian Citizens are not eligible. Before you can register, you must complete a language assessment. Assessments are provided to help newcomers determine their existing level of language proficiency.

[STEP 1] : COMPLETE AN ASSESSMENT

To register for our English Classes, a free language assessment must be completed to determine your Canadian Language Benchmark. This can be done at YMCA CLARS Language Assessment Centres in Hamilton.

To book an appointment call:

  • 25 Main Street West (Near the MacNab St Bus terminal) 905.526.8452
  • 211 Centennial Parkway N (at Barton St.) 905-662-9400

[STEP 2] : REGISTER FOR AN ENGLISH PROGRAM

[ 1 ]  GATHER THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS:

  • Your Identification (Permanent Resident Card or Government Issues of Proof of Status for those that do not have a Permanent Resident Card)
  • Your Canadian Language Benchmark Report
  • Your Green Referral Sheet from your assessment centre or school

[ 2 ]  To REGISTER FOR LINC CLASSES at the IWC, you can:

  • Register in person at one of our sites, or
  • Register by telephone by calling one of the Site Coordinators, or
  • Register Online by filling out the registration form.
CONTACT INFORMATION
Downtown: Main Office
8 Main St. E. #101
Call 905-529-5209
Downtown East
182 Rebecca Street
Call 905-525-9676
Hamilton Mountain
1119 Fennell Ave. E. #236
Call 905-387-1100