Language course English in Toronto

EC Toronto

Learn English in Toronto at our partner school, EC Toronto (formerly known as LSC). This school has magnificent facilities and is located in the heart of Toronto and thanks to the metro, it is very well connected with the rest of the city.

Key features of our partner English school in Toronto:

  • School validated by the Canadian government’s Educational Testing Service
  • 49 fully equipped, air-conditioned classrooms
  • International mix of students
  • Student resource centre, with materials which support English learning
  • A student of the same language for every family
  • Large cafeteria
  • WIFI access available in all of the school’s buildings
  • Computer room with 50 computers
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

Toronto is a very interesting city to explore and discover and for this reason the school does its best to help students familiarize themselves with the city. The school organises a variety of extra-curricular activities alongside English language courses to make the holiday that much more enjoyable. Examples include: Activity programme Toronto
  • Excursions to the Niagara falls and Ottawa
  • Dance classes
  • Skiing and snowboarding trips
  • Museum trips
  • Theatre trips

Intensive

The intensive courses in Toronto consist of 20, 24 or 30 lessons per week. Classes have a maximum of 15 students. Minimum course duration is 1 week.

Our partner school in Toronto offers the intensive course at 7 different levels. The entrance test determines your level of English and the class you will be in. The lessons focus on listening, reading, writing and most importantly speaking. During the classes in the afternoon of the 30 hours course, extra attention is paid to a specific subject as vocabulary,  fluency, conjugating verbs or TOEFL or IELTS preparation.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
30
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€11 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   14/06/2021 - 10/09/2021 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €26 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Info shared apartment:  

min age: 18 years

minimum stay: 4 weeks

Transfer:   Transfer on arrival from Toronto Pearson International Airport: € 87

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

The teaching materials are not included in the fees.

Visa document courier fee: CAD 85 / € 62.

In 2021 the school is closed on: 01/01/2021, 15/02/2021, 02/04/2021, 24/05/2021, 01/07/2021, 02/08/2021, 06/09/2021, 11/10/2021, 11/11/2021, 24/12/2021, 27/12/2021. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of approx. CAD 150 / € 109.

Intensive 30+

Students aged 30 years+ can study exclusively with other students of the same age group. You will follow the Intensive course with other students of your age (minimum 30 years old). The requirement for this course is a level of Pre-Intermediate to Upper Intermediate.

Minimum age is 30 years .

Prices 2021

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
30
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€11 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   14/06/2021 - 10/09/2021 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €26 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Info shared apartment:  

min age: 18 years

minimum stay: 4 weeks

Transfer:   Transfer on arrival from Toronto Pearson International Airport: € 87

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

The teaching materials are not included in the fees.

Visa document courier fee: CAD 85 / € 62.

In 2021 the school is closed on: 01/01/2021, 15/02/2021, 02/04/2021, 24/05/2021, 01/07/2021, 02/08/2021, 06/09/2021, 11/10/2021, 11/11/2021, 24/12/2021, 27/12/2021. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of approx. CAD 150 / € 109.

IELTS

This course prepares you for the IELTS exam, for example by giving you practice exam papers. The course consists of 20 lessons per week in groups with a maximum of 18 students. The minimum course duration is 6 weeks and the maximum course duration is 12 weeks. For the best results, the language school recommends to choose either 6 or 12 weeks, depending on the level.

The exam takes place on a Friday and is made on the computer (at the language school). You need to register for the IELTS exam in advance.

For more information on the IELTS examination course please click here

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 18 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  6 weeks 12 weeks  
IELTS without accommodation 1611 2998
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 2918 5453
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 2983 5583
IELTS with executive host family, single room, halfboard 3395 6407
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3417 6450
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The prices of the IELTS course do not include the exam fee.

Course materials:  

€11 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €224, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   14/06/2021 - 10/09/2021 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €26 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Info shared apartment:  

min age: 18 years

minimum stay: 4 weeks

Transfer:   Transfer on arrival from Toronto Pearson International Airport: € 87

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

The teaching materials are not included in the fees.

Visa document courier fee: CAD 85 / € 62.

In 2021 the school is closed on: 01/01/2021, 15/02/2021, 02/04/2021, 24/05/2021, 01/07/2021, 02/08/2021, 06/09/2021, 11/10/2021, 11/11/2021, 24/12/2021, 27/12/2021. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of approx. CAD 150 / € 109.

TOEFL

TOEFL, the Test of English as a Foreign Language, is an academic qualification. A high score is proof of your ability to study academic subjects in English and can be used to support your application to university. TOEFL is also recognised by many international employers.

This course prepares you for the TOEFL exam, for example by giving you practice exam papers. The course consists of 20 lessons per week in groups with a maximum of 18 students. The minimum course duration is 4 weeks. For the best results, the language school recommends to choose either 6 or 12 weeks, depending on the level.

The exam takes place on a Friday and is made on the computer (at the language school). You need to register for the exam in advance.

To read more about the TOEFL examination course please click here.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 18 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
  4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks  
TOEFL without accommodation 1105 1358 1611 1864 2117 2369 2622 2875 2998
TOEFL with host family, double room, halfboard 2030 2474 2918 3362 3807 4251 4695 5139 5453
TOEFL with host family, single room, halfboard 2073 2528 2983 3438 3893 4348 4803 5258 5583
TOEFL with executive host family, single room, halfboard 2348 2871 3395 3919 4442 4966 5489 6013 6407
TOEFL with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2362 2889 3417 3944 4471 4998 5525 6053 6450
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The prices of the TOEFL course do not include the exam fee.
If you would like to end the course with a TOEFL test, please contact StudyTravel to determine the best starting date for you.

Course materials:  

€11 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €177, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   14/06/2021 - 10/09/2021 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €26 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Info shared apartment:  

min age: 18 years

minimum stay: 4 weeks

Transfer:   Transfer on arrival from Toronto Pearson International Airport: € 87

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

The teaching materials are not included in the fees.

Visa document courier fee: CAD 85 / € 62.

In 2021 the school is closed on: 01/01/2021, 15/02/2021, 02/04/2021, 24/05/2021, 01/07/2021, 02/08/2021, 06/09/2021, 11/10/2021, 11/11/2021, 24/12/2021, 27/12/2021. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of approx. CAD 150 / € 109.

Academic Year

The academic year is a study programme of 24, 32 or 36 weeks. The academic year course consists of 20 or 24 lessons per week in groups with a maximum of 15 students. Students can join an exam preparation course as part of the academic year and this way prepare for either the Cambridge, IELTS, TOEFL or TOEIC exam.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 15 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
24
Number of weeks:
  24 weeks 32 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 5728 7605 8544
Academic Year with host family, double room, halfboard 10480 13889 15593
Academic Year with host family, single room, halfboard 10740 14235 15983
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 12473 16547 18583
Number of weeks:
  24 weeks 32 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 6161 8183 9194
Academic Year with host family, double room, halfboard 10913 14467 16243
Academic Year with host family, single room, halfboard 11173 14813 16633
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 12907 17124 19233
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Academic Year includes TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS exam preparation.

Course materials:  

€11 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Info shared apartment:  

min age: 18 years

minimum stay: 4 weeks

Transfer:   Transfer on arrival from Toronto Pearson International Airport: € 87

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

The teaching materials are not included in the fees.

Visa document courier fee: CAD 85 / € 62.

In 2021 the school is closed on: 01/01/2021, 15/02/2021, 02/04/2021, 24/05/2021, 01/07/2021, 02/08/2021, 06/09/2021, 11/10/2021, 11/11/2021, 24/12/2021, 27/12/2021. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of approx. CAD 150 / € 109.

One-to-One

The one-to-one course is designed for those who want to optimise their study time. The aim of the one-to-one course is to offer a fully personalised method of teaching designed to meet the specific student's needs and desires. As the classes are private, the student will be able to choose the schedule and content. 20 hours per week.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2021

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 1467 2839
One-to-One with host family, double room, halfboard 1817 3380
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1828 3402
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1896 3539
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€11 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   14/06/2021 - 10/09/2021 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €22 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €26 per week
double room : 13/06/2021 - 11/09/2021 : €19 per week
Special dietary needs: € 33 per week
This supplement applies if you wish a vegan, lactose free, gluten free etc. dietary.
Transfer:   Transfer on arrival from Toronto Pearson International Airport: € 87

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • welcome activity
  • certificate of attendance

The teaching materials are not included in the fees.

Visa document courier fee: CAD 85 / € 62.

In 2021 the school is closed on: 01/01/2021, 15/02/2021, 02/04/2021, 24/05/2021, 01/07/2021, 02/08/2021, 06/09/2021, 11/10/2021, 11/11/2021, 24/12/2021, 27/12/2021. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled

Concerning minors:
Minimum age is 16 all year round. For under 18’s, a parent authorisation form must be submitted; single room homestay and airport transfers must be booked. No supervision is provided. Students should also provide a Custodianship Letter if requested by the Canadian Embassy. This may be arranged for a fee of approx. CAD 150 / € 109.

Host Family

Take part in the daily life and share the experiences of an English-speaking family: a great opportunity to immerse yourself in the local life of Toronto and practise your English in a friendly and informal atmosphere. Students can stay in a single or twin room with half board.

By paying a small supplement, you can choose to stay with a host family with internet access. You need to bring your own laptop.The maximum distance to the school is 60 minutes by public transport.

Executive Host Family

With an executive family, students can stay in a single room with half board with a private bathroom.

By paying a small supplement, you can choose to stay with a host family with internet access. You need to bring your own laptop.The maximum distance to the school is 60 minutes by public transport.

By paying a small supplement, you can choose to stay with a host family with internet access. You need to bring your own laptop.The maximum distance to the school is 60 minutes by public transport.

Shared Apartment

The shared apartments are located in Toronto's Yonge and Bloor neighbourhood, approx. 25 minutes distance by metro to the school. You will be accommodated in a single room, but share the bathroom with your flatmates. Each apartment includes a fully-equipped kitchen with major appliances and kitchenware and a communal lounge. You will have free Wifi access. Bed linen will be provided but students need to bring their own towels.

The building furthermore provides a fitness center, laundry facilities, 24 hour on site-security, theater room and a yoga area.

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