Language course English in Vancouver

EC Vancouver

Learn English in Vancouver at our partner school EC Vancouver (formerly known as LSC). EC has been offering high quality tuition since 1962, with programmes designed to offer students a choice and variety in studies and a combination of courses can be selected by students to customise their learning. All of the teachers are university graduates with training in second-language instruction, using both proven traditional techniques and the latest teaching innovations.

Key features of our partner English school in Vancouver:

  • 11 fully equipped classrooms with air conditioning
  • International students 
  • Self study room with computers
  • Student Lounge
  • Library
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

Vancouver 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 the language courses to make the holiday that much more enjoyable. Examples include: Activity programme Vancouver
  • Wild water rafting
  • Barbeques
  • Cinema in the park
  • City tours
  • Museum visits
  • Excursions to Bowden Island and Seattle


The intensive courses in Vancouver consist of 20, 24 or 30 lessons per week. Classes have an average number of 14 students. 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. 

Minimum age is 16 years.

Academic Year

The academic year course is a study programme of 28, 32 or 36 weeks. The academic year course consists of 20 or 24 lessons per week in groups with a an average number of 14 students.

Minimum age is 16 years.

Cambridge Exam

The Cambridge exam course prepares you for the Cambridge exam FCE, CAE or CPE and has a duration of 8 or 10 weeks (depending on the starting date and the level). The course consists of 30 lessons per week in classes with a maximum of 14 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.


The one-to-one course is designed for those who want to optimise their study time. The aim of the one-to-one course programme 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.