English Language Classes

We offer a range of English Language classes to suit a variety of skill levels. If this is your first time taking a class with us, please meet with our program coordinator to ensure placement in the class that best meets your needs.
Banff

Beginner English and Computer Skills

CANCELLED

This class is for learners with little to no English and who need help with basic digital tasks.
Banff

Beginner to Intermediate English

January 23 - March 6

This class is about  functional English. Learners will write, speak and read about topics that help build confidence and expand their knowledge of English.
Banff

Intermediate to Advanced English

January 17 - February 23

This class covers a wide range of topics including grammar and vocabulary, as well as general subjects such as language in the workplace, speaking with customers, job interviews, travel, food, shopping and more.
Banff

Casual Conversation Group

January 19 - February 23

Facilitated by volunteers, our conversation groups provide a casual setting for English language learners to engage in informal conversations about daily life and activities.
Banff

Pronunciation

January 25 - March 1

Learn new vocabulary. Work on correct pronunciation and practice English conversation skills.
Banff

Writing IELTS/CELPIP

January 24 - February 28

Led by a certified instructor, this class is designed to help prepare students for the writing portion of an IELTS or CELPIP exam
Canmore

Beginner English and Computer Skills

January 24 - March 2

This class is for learners with little to no English and who need help with basic digital tasks.
Canmore

Beginner to Intermediate English

January 24 - March 2

This class covers a wide range of topics including grammar and vocabulary, as well as general subjects such as language in the workplace, speaking with customers, job interviews, travel, food, shopping and more.
Canmore

Intermediate to Advanced English

January 23 - March 6

This class covers a wide range of topics including grammar and vocabulary, as well as general subjects such as language in the workplace, speaking with customers, job interviews, travel, food, shopping and more.
Canmore

Casual Conversation Group

January 26 - March 2

Learn new vocabulary. Work on correct pronunciation and practice English conversation skills.
Online

English Works For You

CANCELLED

This class focuses on the practical application of English in work and community settings

How to Register

Call or text the program coordinator at 403-431-0091, or email programs@bowvalleylearning.ca. The program coordinator can also help with information about different classes and other learning resources.

Payment Options

You can pay using a credit or debit card, cash or by e-transfer. Sorry, no cheques accepted. Payment is due upon registration. If a student withdraws from a course in the first week they will be issued a full refund.

Financial Assistance

Some employers help you pay for English classes. We also accept the Banff Access Card, the Canmore Affordable Services Card and the Lake Louise ID9 Access Card. Your access card must be presented when you register for class and can only be used if your employer is not paying a portion of the course fee.

Class Cancellations

Schedule changes and class cancellations are sometimes unavoidable. If we postpone or reschedule a class we will make every effort to notify registrants.

Courses with insufficient enrolment are cancelled one week prior to the course start date, unless otherwise stated. Refunds will be issued for class cancellations.