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.
Some classes may not be available because of the pandemic.
For professionals and those seeking to qualify for admission into University in Canada, we have IELTS test preparation classes. Another class of interest is one for Advanced ESL Skills for Academic and Professional Purposes.
These classes are also of interest to those seeking to improve their mastery of the language, including spoken English.
Test preparation classes have instructor supervised access to computer labs to help students prepare for their IELTS tests. Our free classes provide a solid foundation for success in the IELTS 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 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Photoshop, Web Page Design (including Dreamweaver) and MS Publisher.
How to Register
For IELTS Preparation
For all other classes
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. However, childminding is not currently available because of the pandemic.
Here is a list of some of the pages on this site with a brief description of each page:
- Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation Class
- The Citizenship Test Preparation Class is offered at St. Patrick's Adult School from April to June 2021
- Our IELTS test preparation class will help you pass the IELTS test.
- Ottawa ESL classes and Computer Courses - St. Patrick's Adult School
- ESL classes and Computer courses for Spring 2021 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
- ESL Computers at Ottawa's best ESL schools. MS Office, Web Page Design, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Publisher and many more. No previous computer knowledge is needed.
- Free ESL-Course in Ottawa
- Free Ottawa ESL-Course at Ottawa's best ESL schools. English as a Second Language for all levels from Beginner to Advanced & IELTS and Computer classes.
- 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.
- 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 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.
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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, 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 IELTS. 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.