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8115 Franklin Avenue
Fort McMurray, AB
T9H 2H7

780-792-5706

English@keyano.ca

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LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION FOR NEWCOMERS TO CANADA (LINC)

 

What is LINC?

  • LINC is an English language-training and settlement program funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (www.cic.gc.ca) that is offered at Keyano College
  • LINC is designed to assist in the process of cultural, social, and economic understanding to help newcomers integrate more quickly and easily into Canadian society
  • Keyano College currently offers part-time LINC instruction from Low Beginner to Upper Intermediate levels (CLB levels 0-6)

Who Can Take LINC?

  • Permanent Residents or Convention Refugees, 18 years or older

How to Get Started?

Call 780-792-5706 or visit the Keyano College LINC Office to book an appointment for an English language assessment

 

About Classes:

  • Classes are 12 hours a week and are offered in the mornings, afternoons, and evenings (Monday – Thursday)
  • New students accepted into classes on the first Monday of every month
  • Class sizes are limited
  • Classes focus on the development of English speaking, reading, writing and listening skills
  • Classes also include field trips, guest speakers and the sharing of cultures

Curriculum:

  • The LINC Program uses Portfolio-Based Language Assessment curriculum focused on settlement themes
  • Themes include information about Canada in the following areas:
  • Employment
  • Education
  • Food and nutrition
  • Consumer information
  • Housing and neighbourhood issues
  • Health care
  • Recreation and entertainment

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