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English language classes

The MOSAIC English Language Institute offers a variety of ESL classes for visitors, temporary foreign workers, citizens and newcomers with or without Permanent Resident Status.

We have certified and experienced teachers who understand the needs of adult learners. Our qualified staff will meet with you for a free assessment to find out which class is best for you.

We are currently offering classes in two locations: At the MOSAIC English Language Institute (2555 Commercial Drive) and at the Marpole-Oakridge Community Centre. Please click below to explore the options available.

Currently enrolling:

Spring Session #2: April 9 – June 1 (8 weeks) | Full details
Spring Session #3: June 4 – July 27 (8 weeks) | Full details
Summer Intensive Session: Aug. 7 – 31 (4 weeks) | Full details

How to register:

Please complete our online registration form: mosaicbc.org/meli/registration

Requirements for registration:

Language assessment is required.

More information:

Since 1976, MOSAIC has helped thousands of people improve their language skills for work and community.

Beginner and Intermediate English as an Additional Language Class

Spring Session: April 16 – June 20 | Full details
Summer Session: July 16 – August 29 | Full details

Time: 9:30 to 11:30 Monday and Wednesday

How to register:

Please call 604-257-8180

Requirements for registration:

Language assessment is required.

We offer beginner, intermediate and
advanced English classes. We also
offer workplace English.
In our classes you can:

  • Improve your English for work and life in the community
  • Improve your English to prepare for Permanent Residency requirements
  • Improve your writing accuracy & reading speed
  • Enhance your vocabulary
  • Better understand Canadian culture
  • Make new friends
  • Learn about resources for newcomers from MOSAIC which can answer your questions on permanent residency, citizenship, visa requirements, government documents, city services and more.
Go to 206-2555 Commercial Drive or
call 604-708-3905 to book your
placement test. After the test, you will know your level. You can then register.
We accept cash, cheque, or credit
card. Payment should be made in full before start of classes. Pro-rated fees are available until the fourth week of the regular session.
Please bring proof of immigration
status to the test.
CELPIP is an English language proficiency test recognized by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). It provides a focused and efficient alternative to CLB (Canadian Language Benchmark) scores for those who wish to apply for Canadian Citizenship. Interested in learning more? Please contact us!

TESL Canada Certified

TESL CanadaAll of our instructors are have TESL Canada recognized training.


Phone: 604-708-3905
Email: meli@mosaicbc.org

206-2555 Commercial Drive
Vancouver, B.C. V5N 4C1

Office hours:

Mon. – Thurs.: 11:30am – 2:30pm