English in Halifax, NS

Why learn English in Halifax? Halifax, the booming capital of Nova Scotia, hosts an English-speaking community from around the world and English is very much the common language which brings people together and connects diverse cultures. By taking English classes in Halifax you will be taking part in a wider, multicultural society vital to the Canadian identity. English will help you open the door to even greater possibilities for your life in Canada, bringing you closer to a diverse, international community.

In Halifax and around Anglophone Canada, English is crucial for anyone who aims to establish themselves in the business world. In 2017, over 75% of Canadians report using English most often at work. Knowing English is therefore particularly important for professionals in cities with increasingly competitive markets, such as Halifax. Listed by fDi Magazine as one of the Top 10 cities for business friendliness in the Americas in 2017, Halifax is the major economic centre of Atlantic Canada and offers a promising future for anyone who wants to explore its limitless potential. Taking English classes in Halifax gives you the best opportunity to take advantage of all that the city has to offer. It will allow you to build key foundations for future expansions, elevating your business prospects from a purely local level to broader, international horizons.   

Business aside, English-speaking industries have always had a large impact on our global culture. One such industry is the Hollywood based film industry whose cultural impact is felt worldwide. If English-speaking film culture is what has drawn you to the English language, then Halifax is the perfect place for any passionate film lover. Its port is famous for being featured in films such as James Cameron’s iconic “Titanic.” Every year, the city hosts the FIN Atlantic Film Festival, an 8-day event dedicated to filmmakers and artists from around the world, and which in 2017 brought in thousands of attendees to see over 180 films! Signing up for English classes in Halifax lets you explore all the creative potential brimming within the city, enhancing your understanding of a culture which plays a leading role in the modern-day art scene.   

Society today faces an increasing demand for bilingualism, and learning English will be an investment which will last you a lifetime. Sign up for our English language courses for personalized lessons tailored to suit your professional or personal needs. Whether you are a beginner, an intermediate, or just looking to practise, our teachers are experienced, native speakers who will be there every step of the way. Take our free online English level test to see where you stand, and Send us a quick inquiry to get started right away!

Interesting Language Facts

70% of job recruiters view bilingualism as an extremely impressive quality in job candidates.

Bilingual students have a deeper understanding of the structure of language and are more literate than monolinguals.

A parliamentary committee study revealed that 40% of all government positions were designated bilingual in Canada.
WHY people learn ENGLISH?
Work in home country and abroad
Personal reasons
Travel to English-speaking nations

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Student: "Good, because I haven't done my homework."

1-on-1 General English Course in Halifax, NS

Our general one-on-one courses in Halifax, NS 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 Halifax, NS

Our English courses in Halifax, NS 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 Halifax, NS (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.

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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.
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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.

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