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Enhanced Language Training


Due to lockdown measures put in place for Toronto & Peel region, Enhanced Language Training program will be providing remote/virtual services only, until further notice.

We're still here to help. Please email or call 416-395-8270 for more information. A staff member will respond as soon as possible.

New session starting

June – July, 2021

Click on month for details.


Enhanced Language Training helps internationally-trained newcomers improve their business English skills for the workplace and gain Canadian experience. This FREE 14-week program includes an 8-week in-class training portion and the opportunity to obtain a 6-week work placement. Classes are taught by industry professionals and offer the opportunity to network, improve employability skills and use tools and equipment to facilitate learning.

Classes are held from 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. The program is followed by 12 weeks of job development support to help participants with job search and interview participation.

The program focuses on the following sectors: Accounting, Office Administration & Customer Relations, Engineering, Financial Services, Health & Wellness, IT, and Sales & Marketing.

ELT Success Stories


  • You are a Permanent Resident or Convention Refugee
  • You have CLB level 6 or higher
  • You have international experience, education or training in the selected program sector
  • You are committed to a full-time 14-week program to find employment

✓ Pre-screening for suitability is required

Bring the following documents for registration

  • PR card / landing document / Convention Refugee document (notice of decision)
  • Language assessment document
  • Resume

To register, please
Please indicate sector in subject line
Do NOT send a copy of your PR card by email. We'll advise on how to provide IDs, as required.
YMCA (Language Assessment): 416-925-5462

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