Centre for Education & Training

Peel/Halton Language Assessment Centres (Mississauga, Brampton, Malton, Oakville)

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Record #: MAL0089 Last Modified: 07 Nov 2014 Last Full Update: 08 May 2013
Record Details
Social MediaWebsite Website: www.lincpeelhalton.com/
Description & Services
Alternate NameLINC
DescriptionLanguage Assessment Centres are funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada and operated by the Centre for Education & Training. Language Assessment Centres provide language proficiency assessments based on the Canadian Language Benchmarks to individuals seeking to learn or improve their English. Clients are assessed and then referred to language training classes, such as the Language Instruction to Newcomer to Canada (LINC) and Enhanced Language Training (ELT) programs, in Peel and Halton Regions. Language Assessment Centres partner with 23 language training service providers in Peel and Halton regions. Appointments for assessments are necessary. Language training classes are full-time or part-time (mornings, afternoons, evenings or weekends. Free child minding is available at some of these locations. The LINC Home Study Program is available to those who cannot attend regular LINC classes. Deaf and hard-of hearing students welcome. There are 4 Language Assessment Centres in Peel: Brampton East - 263 Queen St E, Unit 14 (Queen St E & Rutherford Rd) 905-595-0722 press 4101; Brampton city South - 7700 Hurontario St N, Unit 601, Brampton (Hurontario St N & Steeles Ave) 905-457-4747 x3025; Malton - 3233 Brandon Gate Dr, Unit 6 (S of Steeles Ave E, off Airport Rd & Thamesgate) 905-677-0007 press 1; Mississauga - 50 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Suite 300, Mississauga, ON L5B 3C2 (One block South of Square One Shopping Centre), 905-949-0049 x1369. In Halton Region, the Language Assessment Centre is located at 171 Speers Rd, Unit 20, Oakville, ON L6K 3W8, 905-875-3851 press 5012. Itinerant assessments are available throughout Peel and Halton Regions.
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Evening & Saturday assessments also available
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Peel Region
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and up 
Adult immigrants who are Landed Immigrants or Convention Refugees 
Clients living in or working in or moving to Peel Region 
Deaf and Hard-of Hearing students are also welcome 
ApplicationCall a Language Assessment Centre for an appointment 
FeesNone - Language assessments are provided at no cost to landed immigrants and convention refugees
Contact Information
AddressSussex Centre
50 Burnhampthorpe Road W, Suite 300
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C2
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Site LocationCommunity Door - Sussex Centre
IntersectionHurontario St (Hwy 10) & Burnhamthorpe Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office PhoneBrampton East 905-595-0722 press 4101 * Brampton City South 905-457-4747 press 3025 * Malton 905-677-0007 press 1 * Mississauga 905-949-0049 ext 1369 * Oakville 905-875-3851 ext 5012
Fax905-276-6797 Mississauga * 905-677-9661 Malton
Primary ContactMarsha Parry-Folkes, Manager, Language Assessment Centres & Training Provider Services; Phone: 905-949-0049 ext 1360; Email: mparry@tcet.com
Alternate ContactKaren McNeil, Director, Language Services & Strategic Development; Phone: 905-949-0049 ext 2401; Email: kmcneil@tcet.com
Other Details
FundingFederal - Canada. Citizenship & Immigration Canada
Service Level(50) Non Profit
SubjectsEnglish as a second language ; Immigrants ; Settlement services