Quality English courses in Vancouver, Canadian as a Second Language Institute
Learn English at CSLI, Vancouver, Canada. Choose from general and specialist English language courses at this Quality English school.
CSLI has been an innovative English language school since 1992, bringing together students from around the world to create a unique learning environment with a Canadian flavour. CSLI's custom-designed Vancouver campus has attracted adult students from over 80 different nationalities. Instrumental to CSLI's success is it's dynamic team of first-class teachers, management and staff that provide students with a once-in-a-lifetime educational experience. CSLI truly unites the world with English.
Quality English writes..."A very well run school in downtown Vancouver, with a warm welcome and fantastic attention to detail. Students ‘visit’ a different province of Canada in every classroom and every student has a mug with their name on it which helps them feel at home and welcomed as an individual in this very ‘active’ atmosphere.“
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- Winner of the 2008/ 2009 Canadian Consumers Choice Awards as Top Language School
- Active and Dynamic Practical Conversation Course focuses on communication skills
- Multicultural Environment having welcomed students from over 80 countries
- First-class TESL Certified Teachers and Friendly, personable Staff
- Personalized Study Plans
- Variety of English courses
- Senior, Corporate, and Customized Programs
- Spacious Custom-designed 1st Floor Campus
- Practicum Experience Program (Career Internship and Work Experience)
- Free Friday activities
- Flexible start days & program changes
- Great Homestay accomodations
CSLI's wide variety of programs enables students to focus on areas of their interest and overcome their weaknesses. Students have the flexibility to change programs weekly to get the most out of their time in Vancouver. Courses may be taken part-time or combined to create a full-time program at a greater value.
2014 Diploma Programs
Full-time Practical Conversation Program
Intensive Writing Program
Listening & Pronunciation
Practical Conversation Program (full-time)
Practical Conversation Program (part-time)
Practicum Experience Program
Vancouver Golden Experience
Vancouver Orientation Program
Use your English in fun and practical situations during CSLI's
famous FREE FRIDAY ACTIVITIES! Among the many options are sightseeing
tours, sports, cultural experiences, and more! And there are NO EXTRA
FEES to join these activities! Another great option is International
Theme Nights which allow students to socialize and learn more about a
different country and culture through its tasty traditional food!
A variety of accommodation options are available to CSLI students during
their study time with us. A homestay experience is a great way for
students to complete their study-abroad experience. Our extensive
homestay program matches students with families who will help them
practice their English and make their experience of Canadian life more
fulfilling. Should students wish, we can also arrange their stay at a
local hostel, or help them find an apartment in the city.
Burcu , Turkey
"Have you ever been to CSLI? I came here two months ago. Every day in every way, my English is getting better and better. We have perfect and funny teachers. Do you want to learn English very well and have an enjoyable time? There is everything you need here. Before you decide, you should try CSLII"
Kwang Ju, Korea, Republic of
"How important are your teachers in learning English? You can meet lots of enthusiastic, fun, and energetic teachers at CSLI. I know that every student is looking for the perfect teacher and you have found them. They are here at CSLI. They know what you want and what you need from some class. They help you with everything. They can be your friends, your family, sometimes more that other things in your life away from home"
Marco , Mexico
"I've been here at CSLI after seeing all other ESL schools here downtown. CSLI was my best choice. My business class encouraged me to choose my future degree in Industry / Engineer & Management, which I'm going to study at Still Water, Oklahoma in the States. Anyway, I loved it. Join CSLI, the greatest school. I'm definitely going back again"
Hussain , Saudi Arabia
"CSLI gave me the chance to make friends from all around the world. The friendly environment of CSLI encouraged me to introduce myself to others and make them my friends. I had friends from places that I had never heard about before I went there.The good thing to mention here is that English was the only language I could use to communicate with my friends even outside school. That helped me improved my English more and more"
Ruth , Switzerland
"There are many places to go around the school! Just a few meters away is Yaletown, the trendiest part of Vancouver, with many special shops and restaurants. If you are addicted to coffee shops, like me, check out the different coffee shops that you find in every direction. Also, the Library isn't more than 600m away, and BC Place and GM Place are also very close. So I can say that there is really something for everyone near (and at) CSLI!"