Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)

Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) provides free full-time and part-time English classes to help learners integrate in Canada.



Permanent Resident




Full-Time: April 3 - August 4, 2023

Part-Time (Weekday): April 3 - September 28, 2023

Part-Time (Weekend): April 1, 2023 - March 30, 2024

Students can still join after a course has started. Register anytime.


TIES Forest Lawn: 1723 40 Street SE

TIES Whitehorn: 3820 32 Street NE

TIES Westwinds: #200 - 3675 63 Ave NE




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If you meet all the eligibility requirements, see how to register by clicking the Register Now button below.

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The Immigrant Education Society (TIES) is located on the traditional territories of the Blackfoot and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Siksika, the Piikuni, the Kainai, the Tsuut’ina and the Stoney Nakoda First Nations, including Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley First Nation. The City of Calgary is also home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.