English in Edmonton

Why learn English in Edmonton? English is the world’s lingua franca, one of Canada’s co-official languages, and an essential aspect of life in Edmonton. With English speakers comprising over 90% of the city’s total population in 2018, knowledge of the language is vital to successful integration into Canadian culture. For those looking to learn English, Edmonton, locally known as the “Festival City”, is the perfect place to start. With large family events like K-Days (a 10-day exhibition that brought in over 800,000 people in 2017), or the Edmonton International Film Festival, the city has plenty to offer for newcomers and locals alike. From theatre, to music, to huge celebrations for holidays such as Canada Day, Edmonton has something for everyone, no matter their background. Taking English courses in Edmonton gives you the chance to better connect with the city’s thriving community, opening the doors to more exciting possibilities than ever before

There are thousands of opportunities to expand on a global scale in an international city like Edmonton. With a 30% increase in exports in 2017, the wealth of the Alberta region is attracting business from all over the world. As a firm requirement for the majority of job postings in Canada, studying English grants you full access to the rich potential of Canada’s “Oil Capital”. Taking English classes in Edmonton with Language Trainers allows you to be a part of this global economy wherever and whenever works best for you, elevating your horizons to the world.

What English can offer, however, goes much further than business or culture. To learn English is to be able to communicate, work, and travel almost anywhere in the world. As the official language of no less than 54 sovereign states, with countless numbers of foreign speakers beyond, there are no limits to what you can do with a complete mastery of English. Whether you are a traveller, seeking a place to settle, or hoping to establish commercial connections abroad, English is the language you need. Start your English lessons in Edmonton today and you will find that having a knowledge of this global language will carry you even further in the future. The benefits of studying English will last a lifetime.

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or just looking to polish up your proficiency, you can sign up to our English language courses. Our native-speaking, professionally trained teachers will bring you lessons tailored to suit your personal needs and to help you achieve your personal goals. Take our free English level test to see just where you’re level stands and send us an inquiry to get started!

Interesting Language Facts


Over 50% of company recruiters look for language skills on potential employee's resumes.

Bilinguals' increased use of 2 language systems can protect against Alzheimer's.

Canada is an officially bilingual nation with speakers of French and English.
WHY people learn ENGLISH?
1.
Work in home country and abroad
2.
Personal reasons
3.
Travel to English-speaking nations
NUMBER of SPEAKERS
Native
359
Million
Non-Native
900-1500
Million
ENGLISH

JOKE
Student: "Would you punish me for something I didn't do?"
Teacher: "Of course not."
Student: "Good, because I haven't done my homework."
Foreign Language Speakers
in EDMONTON
19.8%
of population
No. of Immigrants
in EDMONTON
25%
of population

1-on-1 General English Course in Edmonton

Our general one-on-one courses in Edmonton will help students improve their English level quickly and efficiently, whatever their needs. One of the most exciting aspects of our courses is that they are developed entirely around the needs of the students. The fact that we offer our English classes on a One-on-One basis means that you can learn the words and phrases you need in a comfortable and relaxed environment.

1-on-1 Business English Course in Edmonton

Our English courses in Edmonton are taught on a one-on-one basis and will help you improve your business communication skills immensely. No matter what level you begin at we will soon have you dealing with business introductions comfortably before moving onto other matters. Beginner level students can expect to finish the course with basic telephone English and email skills, as well as a level of survival English, granting them the ability to work in a country where English is the native tongue.

2-to-1 and Small Group
English Courses in Edmonton (closed group)

Our English courses are also available for small groups studying together (Two-to-One English Course or In-Company Small Group English Course). All participants must have the same language needs, be able to study at the same time at the same place and be at the same level. All participants should be booked at the same time. Language Trainers suggest that you do not look for classes with more than 8 students at one time. However, an In-Company Taster English Course can contain a maximum of 12 people.


NUMBER of HOURS needed
to reach a certain level
in English
30 Hours
Elementary
150 Hours
Intermediate
400 Hours
Advanced
33838
people have taken our
English level test.
252
language teachers in Edmonton
are already registered with Language Trainers.

To teach languages for Language Trainers,

APPLY NOW

Some of our Language Teachers in Edmonton


Teresa
Language Taught: Danish, Italian, English

Teresa is a Danish language teacher from Denmark. She has extensive experience in the realms of language teaching, translation, and interpretation, and has interpreted for the Red Cross. She also has a strong background in business, and is especially qualified to teach professionals.


Therese
Language Taught: Arabic

Born and raised in Lebanon, Therese is a native Arabic speaker who has over six years of teaching experience. She has taught one-on-one lessons, as well as group lessons at public and private schools. In addition to Arabic, she is completely fluent in English and French.

“Test your English”...

Test your English skills

33838 tests taken so far | Average score: 44 out of 70

Our clients include:


EMD Serono

GFI Holdings Ltd

IVAX

Royal Opera house

Want to be able to speak English with your overseas relatives?
We can help.

 

Preferred Supplier

Language Trainers is the preferred supplier for

How to Book

Take our English Language Level Test.

Let us know why you need to learn English and include the time and location that best suit you.

Review our quote and, if you are happy with it, receive our invoice and Agreement form.

Sign our Agreement form and submit a deposit* for the course.

Receive confirmation from our team with your English tutor’s details.

Begin your English training and receive your English course book.

Throughout your English course, the Language Trainers Academic Team will be on hand to help you with any queries.
Click to find out more.
After the first lesson or two, our team will contact you to ensure you are happy with your trainer. If necessary, we will change the focus of the course to better suit your needs.
After finishing your course, we will send you a course attendance and completion certificate.
Our team will provide you with follow-up learning opportunities, including: self-study material, language courses in Slovak-speaking countries, and more advanced courses with Language Trainers.
*Deposit payable by cheque, credit card, wire transfer, or PayPal. Your quote will include the number of classes and cost. A typical course lasts 30 hours per level, with classes of 2 hours each.

ANYWHERE you go, Skype or Google Hangouts

ONLINE ENGLISH COURSES

Client testimonials

See some of the testimonials we have received from our clients.

”Sono molto felice con i miei corsi!”

Wayne Jeffrey Italian course in Edmonton

”The lessons are going very well. Olivia is very knowledgeable and adjusts the requirements as she understands our learning styles and levels.”

Rosemary Fernandes-Walker French course in Guelph
 

Can you guess where my accent is from?