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Language Assessments

 

Canadian Language Benchmark Placement Test (CLBPT)

The CLBPT is a streamlined assessment that is an adaptable, efficient means to place adult learners in English as an Additional Language programs. It is a task based assessment, measuring four language skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking, aligned with the Canadian Language Benchmark levels 1-8. Testing dates vary monthly.

Please email English@keyano.ca to request an assessment.

 

Enhanced Language Training Placement Assessment (ELTPA)

The ELTPA is an assessment instrument to assess the English language learner with prior proficiency levels higher than 6. This new test provides scores for proficiency levels 6-10. This test is based on work oriented tasks. It is administered and scored by a certified assessor.

Please contact English@keyano.ca to request an assessment.

 

Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program (CELPIP) 

Keyano College, in partnership with Paragon Testing Enterprises, is pleased to announce that it is an official CELPIP Test Delivery Centre.  

This fully computer-delivered English language testing program provides a consistent and standardized measurement of a test taker’s competency in the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing). It was originally developed by The University of British Columbia (UBC) to give a Canadian alternative to the IELTS Test, which is a British/Australian Test. It incorporates Canadian English and accents as practiced in Canada.

The CELPIP Test comes in three versions to suit different organizational needs (CELPIP-General, CELPIP-General LS and CELPIP-Academic).

The CELPIP-General Test assesses listening, speaking, reading and writing proficiency in typical everyday situations . It is designated by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) as proof of English language proficiency for those applying to immigrate under the Federal Skilled Workers Class, Federal Skilled Trades Program, Canadian Experience Class, and under various Provincial Nominee Programs

The CELPIP-General LS Test assesses listening and speaking proficiency in typical everyday situations. It is designated by CIC as proof of listening and speaking proficiency for those applying for Canadian citizenship.

For registration and more information please visit www.celpiptest.ca or call 1-800-958-5186.

 

TOEFL iBT

The TOEFL iBT test measures the ability to use and understand English at the university level. It also evaluates the combination of listening, reading, speaking and writing skills in performing academic tasks.

More than 27 million people around the world have taken the TOEFL test to demonstrate their English-language proficiency. The average English skill level ranges between intermediate and advanced.

 

Who takes the TOEFL Test?

• Students planning to study at a higher education institution

• English-language learning program admissions and exit

• Scholarship and certification candidates

• English-language learners who want to track their progress

• Students and workers applying for visas

 

TOEFL exam schedule:

 

Friday, Jan 20, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

Saturday,  July 8, 2017

Friday,  Nov 3, 2017

 

For information or to register, please visit www.ets.org/toefl

 

ESL Tutoring Blocks 

This course is for individuals looking to improve on their English, Math, Pronunciation, Language use, etc. You will work with a qualified tutor for a total of 5 hours. The session is planned around your schedule and is very flexible; no need to book time off or work around conflicts. If you would like to split the five hours into smaller sessions you can discuss that with your tutor. You will receive one on one, focused attention structured around topics of your choice.

 

For more information call 780-715-3903 or to register call 780-791-4801.