Programs for International Adults
Welcome to the Toronto District School Board. We are proud to offer valuable opportunities for language and academic development, including high school credits, English as a Second Language, vocational certificate programs, teacher training, and Canadian experience co-op programs for international adult learners. Find out more below.
General ESL Programs
The TDSB is proud to offer our international learners a broad selection of ESL programs. Whether you want to improve your IELTS score, expand your English vocabulary for business, or learn to write an academic essay, our programs will support you to achieve your goals.
Read our full program descriptions.
View our ESL brochure.
Adult High Schools
TDSB's five adult high schools support more than 12,000 learners to find career and post-secondary pathways and meet their academic goals. Our co-op, certificate program, and high school credits are offered through our adult high schools. Find out more about our adult high schools www.adultschoolstoronto.ca
Experience life in Toronto, finesse your English for the workplace and gain valuable Canadian work experience through our 18 week co-op programs.
Read our Co-op Programs brochure.
Adult Certificate Programs for International learners
Get career-building skills, and prepare for post-secondary education, with our technical certificate programs. Courses of study include business, technology, hairstyling, personal support worker and child care assistant.
Read our Adult Certificate Programs brochure.
English for the Family
Our English for the Family program gives you the opportunity to join our interactive English as a Second Language classes during the day, while your children attend a Canadian elementary or high school.
Read our English for the Family brochure.