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English Encounters

591 Brant Street, Suite A, Burlington, ON, L7R2G6

We invite you to join us in a small, friendly language school in Burlington, Canada, which provides an intimate atmosphere in which to improve your English skills.

We are dedicated to providing the highest quality intensive English courses where the emphasis is on communication.

Individual attention is our first priority and at English Encounters we make sure you receive the attention you need in a comfortable and convenient setting near Toronto.

Accreditations:
YOU WILL RECEIVE a 7% discount on tuition by booking your course at langart.net

School location

General Information

  • Minimum age of students: 18
  • Lesson duration: 50 min
  • Maximum class size: 9
  • Average number of students in group: 6
  • Number of classrooms: 5
  • School's foundation year: 1996
  • Level placement test on the first day: yes
  • The nearest airport: Toronto Pearson International Airport
  • Distance from the nearest airport: 55 km
  • School opening times: 8.30 - 17.00
  • School closed on national and regional holidays: 01.01.2019, 18.02.2019, 19.04.2019, 20.05.2019, 01.07.2019, 05.08.2019, 02.09.2019, 14.10.2019, 24.12.2019, 25.12.2019, 26.12.2019, 27.12.2019, 28.12.2019, 29.12.2019, 30.12.2019, 31.12.2019
  • Distance from the airport: YYZ-Toronto Pearson International Airport km

Facilities

  • Free car parking
  • Free WIFI
  • Tea / Coffee room
  • Kitchen for student use
  • Self study room

Classroom equipment

  • Air conditioning in all classrooms
  • Heating in all classrooms
  • Audio-TV in all classrooms

The price includes

  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • WIFI Internet at school
  • Language level placement test on the first day at school

Course materials:

Borrowed, to be returned after the course

Top student nationalities

Leisure activities

Activities Included / at extra cost Distance from school
Golf
Yoga 2 km
Swimming 5 km
Tennis 5 km

Courses

General English Course

Minimum course length in weeks 2
Maximum course length in weeks 52
lessons per week 20
Lesson duration 50 min
Price per week based on 8 weeks
Price: 223 $
240 $
Free cancellation up to 30 days before course start
Configure
Minimum age of students 18
Maximum age of students 100
Average number of students in group 6
Maximum group size 9
Certificate of course attendance yes

Course description

• small groups (3-9 students) 
• all language skills 
• general English
• daily homework assignments 
• 6 levels 
• regular testing 
• 20 lessons per week 

Course levels

Beginner, Elementary - Level A1, Pre-Intermediate - Level A2, Intermediate - Level B1, Upper Intermediate - Level B2, Advanced - Level C1, Proficient - Level C2

Required minimum language level

Beginner, Elementary - Level A1

Course hours

9.00 - 12.40

Course start dates

23.09.2019, 30.09.2019, 07.10.2019, 14.10.2019, 21.10.2019, 28.10.2019, 04.11.2019, 11.11.2019, 18.11.2019, 25.11.2019, 02.12.2019, 09.12.2019, 16.12.2019, 23.12.2019, 30.12.2020
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General English Course PLUS

Minimum course length in weeks 2
Maximum course length in weeks 52
lessons per week 24
Lesson duration 55 min
Price per week based on 8 weeks
Price: 307 $
330 $
Free cancellation up to 30 days before course start
Configure
Minimum age of students 18
Maximum age of students 100
Average number of students in group 6
Maximum group size 9
Certificate of course attendance yes

Course description

• small groups (3-9 students) 
• all topics including grammar, idioms, pronunciation, vocabulary, comprehension, conversation and more!
• general English PLUS English skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking) practice lessons
• daily homework assignments 
• 6 levels 
• regular testing 
• 20 general English lessons per week PLUS 4 English skills practice lessons  

Course levels

Beginner, Elementary - Level A1, Pre-Intermediate - Level A2, Intermediate - Level B1, Upper Intermediate - Level B2, Advanced - Level C1, Proficient - Level C2

Required minimum language level

Beginner, Elementary - Level A1

Course hours

12.40

Course start dates

23.09.2019, 30.09.2019, 07.10.2019, 14.10.2019, 21.10.2019, 28.10.2019, 04.11.2019, 11.11.2019, 18.11.2019, 25.11.2019, 02.12.2019, 09.12.2019, 16.12.2019, 30.12.2020
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Test Preparation Course

Minimum course length in weeks 2
Maximum course length in weeks 52
lessons per week 25
Lesson duration 55 min
Price per week based on 8 weeks
Price: 437 $
470 $
Free cancellation up to 30 days before course start
Configure
Minimum age of students 18
Maximum age of students 100
Average number of students in group 6
Maximum group size 9
Certificate of course attendance yes

Course description

• 20 group + 5 private lessons per week 
• small group (3-9 students) lessons in the mornings 
• private lessons in the afternoons 
• all language skills 
• general English 
• private lessons focus on academic English and TOEFL, IELTS etc. preparation and practice 
• daily homework assignments 
• regular practice tests 

Course levels

Beginner, Elementary - Level A1, Pre-Intermediate - Level A2, Intermediate - Level B1, Upper Intermediate - Level B2, Advanced - Level C1, Proficient - Level C2

Required minimum language level

Beginner, Elementary - Level A1

Course hours

12.40

Course start dates

23.09.2019, 30.09.2019, 07.10.2019, 14.10.2019, 21.10.2019, 28.10.2019, 04.11.2019, 11.11.2019, 18.11.2019, 25.11.2019, 02.12.2019, 09.12.2019, 16.12.2019, 23.12.2019, 30.12.2020
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Accommodation

Host Family Host Family

All of our host families are carefully chosen by our staff who visit the family and view your bedroom and facilities. You will have a comfortable single room or a double room if you prefer. Many of our homes are within walking distance from the school. You will live as one of the family and have breakfast and dinner each day. 

Price per week based on 2 weeks
Price: 215 $
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Price includes: air conditioning, access to free WIFI in the building, access to kitchen, access to the laundry room, heating, bedding, towels, TV, shared bathroom
Accommodation from - to Prices based on accommodation from Saturday prior to the course to Saturday after the course
Minimum age 18
Maximum age 100
Minimum stay in weeks 2
Distance from school walking 10-30 min
Distance from school by public transport 5-30 min
Extra nights bookable: Yes
Price per extra night 30 $
Accommodation booking fee charged by the school 200 $
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Transfer

Terms & Conditions

Cancellation/Refund Policy

STUDENTS  REQUIRING A VISA

You must provide written notice AND:

that your visa was refused by providing us with the original refusal letter from the Canadian authorities

proof that you have registered in another qualified language school AND received a new student visa

a boarding pass as proof of returning to your country

You must provide  written notice

Refunds (less any applicable bank costs) for All Courses

30 days before start date: All fees refunded except $200

1- 29 days before start date: 80% of total fees refunded

Cancellation in first week of course: 50% of total fees refunded

Refunds (less any applicable bank costs) for Courses Six Weeks or longer

Cancellation in 2nd to 4th week of course: 25% of total fees refunded

Please note that students who do not complete their program as booked will NOT normally receive a certificate or student report.

Students who enroll through an agent or representative, must obtain their refund directly from the agent or representative and comply with their policies.

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