Free ESL classes in Ottawa
Learn English as a Second Language and Computers at our free ESL classes in Ottawa!
We have free English classes in Ottawa for qualifying students at all levels - from Beginner to Advanced. You will learn to speak English well, write well and read well at our schools.
For professionals and those seeking to qualify for admission into University in Canada, we have TOEFL and TSE preparation classes. These classes are also of interest to those seeking to improve their mastery of the language, including spoken English.
Our TOEFL preparation classes have access to computers to help the student prepare for the new computerized TOEFL tests. Our free classes provide a solid foundation for success in the TOEFL tests.
We also have Computer Classes available for all levels of skills. We teach everything from Introduction to Computers, Windows and Keyboarding for beginners, to MS Office 2007, Photoshop, Web Page Design and MS Publisher.
LINC classes are available at St. Patrick's to eligible learners.
The school will be closed for March Break starting on March 16. Classes resume on March 23.
Check out the courses we are offering for the Winter 2015 term.
We have added new courses for the winter term:
English for Academic and Professional Purposes - includes test preparation for IELTS, TOEFL, CANTEST, CAEL [CLB 7 - 9]
Workplace English [CLB 4-5]
Register for ESL and Computer classes at
St. Patrick's Adult School.
Students in our free ESL classes in Ottawa may also be eligible for childminding services for their young children while attending class.
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Here is a list of some of the pages on this site with a brief description of each page:
- Free Ottawa ESL Classes for Winter 2015, Computers, TOEFL
- Ottawa ESL classes for Winter 2015. ESL classes for Winter 2015 start on February 2, 2015. All levels from Beginner to Advanced, TOEFL and ESL Computers.
- ESL classes and Computer classes - Winter 2015 - St. Patrick's Adult School
- Current ESL classes and Computer classes for Winter 2015 at St. Patrick's Adult School in Ottawa, Canada
- Ottawa ESL Blog
- The Ottawa ESL Blog keeps you informed of additions and changes to the eslOttawa.com web site. It also provides the latest information about new courses and events in the Ottawa ESL scene.
- ESL News - News About Free ESL Classes in Ottawa
- News about ESL classes in Ottawa. ESL, TSE, TOEFL, ESL Computers, LINC. Keep in touch with ESL News.
- Ottawa ESL School Contact Information
- ESL School contact Info - For ESL and computer classes you can contact us between 9:00 a.am. and 3:30 p.m. on any schoolday.
- ESL sites and ESL School Locations in Ottawa
- ESL sites: We have listed coveniently located ESL sites and school locations to serve you.
- Questions and Answers - ESL Schools in Ottawa
- Questions and answers about the best ESL schools in Ottawa. Free for qualifying students.
- ESL Computers at ESL Schools in Ottawa - Computer Courses - MS Office
- Learn in-demand skills in ESL Computers at Ottawa's best ESL schools. MS Office, Web Page Design, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Accpac, Publisher and many more. No previous computer knowledge is needed.
- MS Office Access
- MS Office Access 2007 is a powerful application giving you the tools you need to create clear, meaningful, effective reports. This in-depth course offers practical tips and tricks to use Access.
- Photoshop Elements for ESL Students in Ottawa
- Introduction to Photoshop Elements is a course for ESL learners, part of our Computers and Skills Development training. Learn a useful skill in a dynamic atmosphere.
- Microsoft Publisher for ESL Students
- Desktop Publishing with Microsoft Publisher. Create eye catching posters, flyers, brochures, greeting cards, business cards etc. using Publisher and Photoshop elements.
- Student Web Pages - Ottawa ESL Schools
- Some examples of web pages created by students of the ESL Web Page Design classes
- Free ESL Course in Ottawa
- Ottawa's best ESL schools offer free English as a Second Language - ESL course - for levels from Beginner to Advanced. Also TOEFL, TSE and LINC classes. Learn in-demand computer skills. Free!
- ESL Course Descriptions - Ottawa ESL Schools
- Ottawa ESL Computer and ESL course descriptions. From Literacy and Beginner to Advanced, TOEFL , TSE, LINC classes, Grammar and Writing, Pronunciation, Conversation. Childcare available.
- Academic English - ESL Skills for Professional Purposes
- This Academic English course is designed for students preparing for academic tests (IELTS TOEFL CAEL CAN TEST) and a professional career.
- ESL Grammar and Writing
- Gain confidence in your ESL grammar and writing skills. Learn good sentence structure.
- ESL Communicative Grammar
- The ESL Communicative Grammar course at St. Patrick's uses the communicative appraoch to cover the two main aspects of English grammar.
- TOEFL Preparation Classes for ESL Students in Ottawa
- TOEFL Preparation is now offered at 2 Ottawa ESL schools. Prepare for the TOEFL test with our high quality instruction. Free classes for qualifying ESL students.
- Preparation for TOEFL iBT - Internet Based TOEFL Test in Ottawa
- TOEFL iBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet Based Test) has changed. A new format has been introduced in Canada. This is a new Internet based test,
- ESL Grammar Lessons | English Grammar Lessons | English Grammar Exercises
- Study these ESL Grammar Lessons to improve your English skills.
- ESL Speaking and Listening - Communication and Pronunciation for ESL
- Improve ESL speaking and listening skills. Pronunciation and communication for ESL learners. In-class Listening Center.
- ESL - LINC classes in Ottawa
- LINC classes in Ottawa - ESL classes for newcomers to Canada. We offer LINC levels 1 - 5 with fully equipped computer labs. Open to permanent residents of Canada.
- Canadian Language Benchmarks and ESL Schools in Ottawa -
- Canadian Language Benchmarks used in OCCSB Ottawa ESL Schools - Writing, Listening and Speaking Benchmarks
- Useful ESL links for students and teachers
- ESL links for English as a Second Language (ESL) students and teachers
- ESL Teaching Tips by Esl Teachers
- ESL teaching tips by teachers for teachers of ESL.
- ESL student resources - Fun stuff!
- Use these esl student resources to learn English and have fun.
- Ottawa - Canada's Capital
- Learn about The City of Ottawa, one of the world's beautiful cities.
Registration for Winter 2015
classes is now open.
Monday to Wednesday
from 9 am to 1 pm
and 1:45 pm to 3:00 pm
9 am to 11 am
at St. Patrick's Adult School.
For more details on how to register please see
our FAQ page.
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Computer Courses at St. Patrick's Adult School during the regular school year (September to June) include Web Page Design (HTML, Dreamweaver, Photoshop), MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint, MS Publisher, Keyboarding and Introduction to Computers.
English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at St. Patrick's Adult School during the regular school year (September to June) include all levels of ESL and TOEFL. LINC classes are also available. Childcare is available based on eligibility and availability of spaces.
For school information click here.
Our classes are taught by enthusiastic, experienced and professionally qualified teachers. They will help you achieve your goal of learning English as a Second Language while you have fun getting there.
Thousands of students from some 158 countries have benefited from and learned English at the best ESL classes in Ottawa.