The Academic component is composed of language acquisition, conflict resolution, cultural competence, problem solving, teamwork, handling criticism, adaptability, motivation, and leadership skills, industry specific terminology and practices. The Practicum component, or paid Internship, is monitored, has specific learning goals, is in combination with ongoing classes, and it is an essential and integral component of the program.
The progtam consists of two parts:
- 50% of the time you will have english classes
- 50% - paid internship
Excellent Location - We are conveniently located in the heart of Downtown, within walking distance are Gastown, Robson Street shops and restaurants.
Flexible Start Dates! - You can begin your ESL study on any Monday and finish on any Friday! Therefore, students can study from 1 week to 1 year. Our scheduled sessions are 4 weeks in duration and commence at or near the beginning of each month.
Professional Instructors - All of our instructors possess a minimum of a TESOL certificate and average 5 years of ESL teaching experience! Our teachers are friendly, knowledgeable, and know how to make learning enjoyable.
Commitment to quality - EBC has built a reputation for offering a wide range of educational programs which provide high quality tuition and excellent student care at competitive prices. Through systematic and constant monitoring of syllabus content, teaching standards and student feedback, we are able to ensure that our customers receive a consistently high standard of education and experience at our college.