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 2019

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:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   17/06/2019 - 13/09/2019 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence opens from 05/05/2019 - 17/08/2019.

minimum stay: 2 weeks

A twin room can only be booked by two people who travel together.

Info shared apartment:  

minimum stay: 4 weeks

For a supplement for € 15 per week you can book a private bathroom.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €37 per week
Transfer:  

€83

Airport transfer on arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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: € 57.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 19/04/2019, 20/05/2019, 01/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 02/09/2019, 14/10/2019, 11/11/2019, 25/12/2019, 26/12/2019. 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. € 107.

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 2019

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:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   17/06/2019 - 13/09/2019 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence opens from 05/05/2019 - 17/08/2019.

minimum stay: 2 weeks

A twin room can only be booked by two people who travel together.

Info shared apartment:  

minimum stay: 4 weeks

For a supplement for € 15 per week you can book a private bathroom.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €37 per week
Transfer:  

€83

Airport transfer on arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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: € 57.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 19/04/2019, 20/05/2019, 01/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 02/09/2019, 14/10/2019, 11/11/2019, 25/12/2019, 26/12/2019. 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. € 107.

Cambridge Exam

The Cambridge Exam course prepares you for the Cambridge exam and has a duration of 8 or 12 weeks. The course consists of 20 or 30 lessons per week in classes with a maximum of 15 students.

A good knowledge of English is required to participate in the Cambridge Exam course. It is possible to start with an intensive course, followed by the Cambridge exam course.

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

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

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
30
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge Exam without accommodation 1960 2894
Cambridge Exam with host family, double room, halfboard 3803 5487
Cambridge Exam with host family, single room, halfboard 3899 5625
Cambridge Exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 4504 6499
Cambridge Exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 4663 6870
Number of weeks:
  8 weeks 12 weeks  
Cambridge Exam without accommodation 2356 3361
Cambridge Exam with host family, double room, halfboard 4199 5954
Cambridge Exam with host family, single room, halfboard 4295 6092
Cambridge Exam with executive host family, single room, halfboard 4900 6966
Cambridge Exam with shared apartment, single room, no meals 5059 7337
Starting dates:  

elementary : 15/04 (8 weeks), 07/10 (8 weeks), 18/03 (12 weeks), 09/09 (12 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

The prices of the Cambridge exam course do not include the exam fee (€ 354).
The Cambridge exam courses prepare you for FCE and CAE, not for Proficiency (CPE).
Prices of the Cambridge exam course include an extra week of accommodation due to the exam date.

course starting dates 2019:
FCE & CAE: 18/03/2019 (12 weeks), 15/04/2019 (8 weeks), 09/09/2019 (12 weeks), 07/10/2019 (8 weeks)

Exam dates 2019:
FCE: 11/06/2019, 03/12/2019
CAE: 12/06/2019, 04/12/2019

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €354, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   17/06/2019 - 13/09/2019 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
Info shared apartment:  

minimum stay: 4 weeks

For a supplement for € 15 per week you can book a private bathroom.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €37 per week
Transfer:  

€83

Airport transfer on arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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: € 57.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 19/04/2019, 20/05/2019, 01/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 02/09/2019, 14/10/2019, 11/11/2019, 25/12/2019, 26/12/2019. 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. € 107.

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 4 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 2019

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 1493 2767
IELTS with host family, double room, halfboard 2774 5172
IELTS with host family, single room, halfboard 2838 5300
IELTS with executive host family, single room, halfboard 3241 6106
IELTS with summer residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2922 5469
IELTS with summer residence, single room, bed & breakfast 3559 6743
IELTS with shared apartment, single room, no meals 3559 6743
Starting dates:  

intermediate : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

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

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €219, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   17/06/2019 - 13/09/2019 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence opens from 05/05/2019 - 17/08/2019.

minimum stay: 2 weeks

A twin room can only be booked by two people who travel together.

Info shared apartment:  

minimum stay: 4 weeks

For a supplement for € 15 per week you can book a private bathroom.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €37 per week
Transfer:  

€83

Airport transfer on arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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: € 57.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 19/04/2019, 20/05/2019, 01/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 02/09/2019, 14/10/2019, 11/11/2019, 25/12/2019, 26/12/2019. 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. € 107.

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 2019

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 1026 1260 1493 1727 1960 2194 2427 2661 2767
TOEFL with host family, double room, halfboard 1932 2353 2774 3195 3616 4037 4458 4879 5172
TOEFL with host family, single room, halfboard 1974 2406 2838 3269 3701 4132 4564 4995 5300
TOEFL with summer residence, double room, bed & breakfast 2031 2477 2922 3368 3814 4260 4705 5151 5469
TOEFL with summer residence, single room, bed & breakfast 2455 3007 3559 4111 4663 5215 5766 6318 6743
TOEFL with executive host family, single room, halfboard 2243 2742 3241 3740 4238 4737 5236 5735 6106
TOEFL with shared apartment, single room, no meals 2455 3007 3559 4111 4663 5215 5766 6318 6743
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:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €174, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharge course:   17/06/2019 - 13/09/2019 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence opens from 05/05/2019 - 17/08/2019.

minimum stay: 2 weeks

A twin room can only be booked by two people who travel together.

Info shared apartment:  

minimum stay: 4 weeks

For a supplement for € 15 per week you can book a private bathroom.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €37 per week
Transfer:  

€83

Airport transfer on arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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: € 57.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 19/04/2019, 20/05/2019, 01/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 02/09/2019, 14/10/2019, 11/11/2019, 25/12/2019, 26/12/2019. 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. € 107.

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 2019

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 5271 6998 7861
Academic Year with host family, double room, halfboard 9926 13153 14766
Academic Year with host family, single room, halfboard 10181 13492 15148
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 13068 17341 19478
Number of weeks:
  24 weeks 32 weeks 36 weeks  
Academic Year without accommodation 5696 7563 8497
Academic Year with host family, double room, halfboard 10351 13719 15402
Academic Year with host family, single room, halfboard 10606 14058 15784
Academic Year with shared apartment, single room, no meals 13492 17907 20114
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Academic Year includes Cambridge, TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS exam preparation.

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
Info shared apartment:  

minimum stay: 4 weeks

For a supplement for € 15 per week you can book a private bathroom.

Surcharges shared apartment:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €37 per week
Transfer:  

€83

Airport transfer on arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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: € 57.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 19/04/2019, 20/05/2019, 01/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 02/09/2019, 14/10/2019, 11/11/2019, 25/12/2019, 26/12/2019. 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. € 107.

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 2019

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 1366 2639
One-to-One with host family, double room, halfboard 1709 3170
One-to-One with host family, single room, halfboard 1720 3191
One-to-One with executive host family, single room, halfboard 1787 3326
One-to-One with summer residence, double room, bed & breakfast 3220
One-to-One with summer residence, single room, bed & breakfast 3432
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8 per week, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharge course:   17/06/2019 - 13/09/2019 : €15 per week
Surcharges host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €22 per week
Surcharges executive host family:   single room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
double room : 16/06/2019 - 14/09/2019 : €25 per week
Info summer residence:  

The summer residence opens from 05/05/2019 - 17/08/2019.

minimum stay: 2 weeks

A twin room can only be booked by two people who travel together.

Transfer:  

€83

Airport transfer on arrival at Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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: € 57.

In 2019 the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 19/04/2019, 20/05/2019, 01/07/2019, 05/08/2019, 02/09/2019, 14/10/2019, 11/11/2019, 25/12/2019, 26/12/2019. 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. € 107.

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.

Summer Residence

The summer residence for students in Toronto is a former 4-star hotel centrally located at about 20 minutes by public transport from the school.

Your stay is in single or double rooms with a private bathroom and includes breakfast.  There are no cooking facilities in the residence.

Shared apartments

You can choose to stay in one of the apartments together with another student of the language school. The Apartments are located in Davisville Village, a central location in midtown Toronto. The Davisville Village Community is a popular neighbourhood with excellent recreational facilities and shopping, as well as an active nightlife that includes bars, restaurants and movie theatres.

The buildings offer spacious, well-maintained apartments with generous closet space. The pool and lounge area provide the perfect opportunity to relax and recharge. The award-winning landscaping provides a park-like setting for residents to enjoy. All apartments feature comfortable and quality furnishings, and plenty of storage space. Laundry is available on-site. Each apartment includes two bedrooms and one or two bathrooms (you can book a shared or private bathroom) a fully-equipped kitchen with major appliances and kitchenware. Living area with sofa set, dining area.

The single room with shared bathroom includes a single bed, study desk and a lamp. The single room with private bathroom includes a double bed, study desk and a TV with exclusive Netflix subscription.

Students must be 18 years or older.
Minimum stay: 4 weeks.

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