Language Training

Skip to:

Strong communication skills lead to career success and faster integration in the community. It’s a good thing that learning opportunities for learning English (and French) abound for newcomers to Manitoba.  Learn all about the many language programs offered here.


Quick Facts

  • Canada has two official languages – English and French.
  • The Citizenship Act requires that new citizens to Canada have the equivalent of at least Level 4 for Speaking and Listening in English or French using the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) or Niveaux de compétence linguistique canadien (NCLC).
  • There is a variety of free language classes offered by the Government of Canada that cater to the different needs and abilities of newcomers.

Language Training Articles by Topic

Newest Language Training Articles

Too busy to learn English? Consider LINC Home Study

lady using a laptop while reclining on couch

Praba’s first weeks in Manitoba were a flurry of activity. There were seminars at Entry Program, career coaching at Manitoba… Read more »

3 exciting summer projects to hone your skills

two women having fun by the beach

Want to make your summer memorable and productive? Stretch your creativity and practice your language skills by trying one of… Read more »

Which is better – reading a book or listening to an audiobook?

Headset on top of a book

I love reading! And as an English language learner, I find that it’s the best way to improve my vocabulary,… Read more »

Did you know that journaling can change your life and improve your language skills?

Lady journaling by the beach

What do Leonardo Da Vinci, Albert Einstein and Winston Churchill have in common? They all kept journals! In fact, it… Read more »

Recent Language Training Articles, CLB3-4

Too busy to learn English? Consider LINC Home Study

lady using a laptop while reclining on couch

Praba’s first weeks in Manitoba were a flurry of activity. There were seminars at Entry Program, career coaching at Manitoba… Read more »

3 exciting summer projects to hone your skills

two women having fun by the beach

Want to make your summer memorable and productive? Stretch your creativity and practice your language skills by trying one of… Read more »

Which is better – reading a book or listening to an audiobook?

Headset on top of a book

I love reading! And as an English language learner, I find that it’s the best way to improve my vocabulary,… Read more »

Did you know that journaling can change your life and improve your language skills?

Lady journaling by the beach

What do Leonardo Da Vinci, Albert Einstein and Winston Churchill have in common? They all kept journals! In fact, it… Read more »

Related Activities

“Could”, “should” or “would?”

“I think they could help you.” “Don’t you think they should help your friends?” “I would help you if I… Read more »

Language Circle: I Refuse To Act My Age

Grandfather guiding his granddaughter on a bike

Language Circle: This Is Pretty Deluxe

Actions & Behaviors Idioms Set 1

Article thumbnail fallback

Study these idioms to talk about actions and behaviors. Actions & Behaviors Idioms Set from English Online Inc.

CC BY-NC-SAText of this page is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA, unless otherwise marked. Please attribute to English Online Inc. and link back to this page where possible. For images and videos, check the source for licensing information.