English Language Classes


We are the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District’s Welcome Centre for New Canadians!

We offer English Language classes for learners of all skill levels.

Introductory English Language Class
(with Sandra Smith)

  • Volunteer-run
  • For learners with little or no English language exposure
  • Focused on verbal skills
  • Introduction to alphabet sounds and early reading skills
  • Skills are taught through conversation and visual aids

Beginner and Intermediate English Language classes
(with Marilyn Gibson)

  • Offered to all learners
  • Improve your English language skills in class, and online through Rosetta Stone
  • Hear from guest speakers who share information about community resources and support systems for immigrants
  • Visit local points of interest to learn about your community
  • Gain access to our cooking and art classes

Adult Basic Education Fundamental English class
(with Sandy Faust, through a partnership with North Island College)

  • Offered to Permanent Residents
  • Improve your English language skills in a classroom setting

Contact us
if you want to join a class or get more information

The above program is free for Literacy Alberni members. Membership is only $5/year.