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THE BEGINNER 1 COURSES ARE NOW FULL (in person & via Zoom).

Registration for French courses closes on April 11, 2024


Le Centre offers Beginners 1, 2, 3, Intermediate 1, 2, and Advanced French as a Second Language classes.


4 Sessions: Fall (September), Winter (January), Spring (April), Summer (intensive - July).


Sessions are comprised of either 8 or 10 courses (depending on which semester you register for), with each being 2 hours in duration.


Classes are held once a week in the evenings at Le Centre (no classes on weekends).


During the intensive summer session, classes are held twice a week.


Free mandatory level assessments are held two or three weeks prior to each session, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. These verbal level assessments generally last between 5 and 10 minutes (waiting time before test not included in estimate).

Level assessments are also available over the phone by one of our teachers, however, a $10.00 administration fee will be charged prior to taking the assessment.


If it is your first time with us, or if it has been over a year since your last registration, please come by for a level assessment or give us a call for more information at 604.736.9806.


If you attended one of our courses in the past year, you can register in person or by phone as soon as registration opens.

  • Instructors


Classes are taught by French native speakers only. Our instructors are experienced, certified, and friendly.

  • Who can register?


Our classes are offered to people aged 16 and over.

  • Assessment level


If it is your first time taking French classes with us, or if it has been over a year, a level assessment before registering is required. We want to make sure that you will be registered in the course level that best suits you.

For each session, we offer two registration evenings with a free level assessment. If you miss it, you have the possibility to do it over the phone with one of our instructors.

  • Required material


No book is required. ​

  • Price

Members : 215$ + 5$ (material) + 11$ (tax) = 231$

Regulars : 230$ + 5$ (material) + 11,75$ (tax) = 246,75$

Online (Zoom) level assessment:

Monday, April 8th (5pm - 8pm) & Tuesday, April 9th (5pm - 8pm)



* Students who require level assessment must wait until their test is passed to register.


French Course Levels

During the Winter session, Le Centre offers in-person and online French as a Second Language classes for various levels, from April 15th to June 6th, 2024. 


Each class is two hours in length, held online or in-person once a week for 8 weeks. Classes have a capacity of 5-12 students.


Please note that you have to download Zoom to participate if you choose to take the online course. Click on the link and once the web page is open, click on "Download and launch Zoom". Install the software. To access the activity, select "Open Zoom meetings" when the notification pops up. If you connect earlier than the scheduled time, you'll be directed to the "Waiting Room" until the host authorizes access.

Before registering, please fill out the terms & conditions.


In-person level assessment:

Monday, April 8th (5pm - 8pm) & Tuesday, April 9th (5pm - 8pm)

Annual General Information

2024 Spring Session


To download the course syllabus, please click on your desired level.


* No class on a statutory holiday, Monday, May 20th (Victoria Day). Class is postponed on Monday, June 10th.


  • If you attended the 2024 winter, spring or summer session, you can begin your registration by email at from April 2nd. A level assessment is not required. 


Please note that only those who are SILVER members of Le Centre for the whole duration of the course can benefit from the member's rate.


First Registration

  • If it is your first time taking a course with us, or if it has been over a year since your last registration, you will need a level assessment test. The assessment tests will be held on April 8th & 9th on Zoom or in-person at Le Centre. Registration is required - first come, first served.

  • If you have never taken a French course in the past and have no basics, the placement test is not required and you can register for Beginner 1 beginning on April 2nd.

  • Enrollment and assessment levels are on a first-come, first-served basis - payment as proof.​


In-person placement tests: The link will be available on April 2nd at 10am

Placement tests on ZOOM:  The link will be available on April 2nd at 10am

Level assessment over the phone

  • Level assessments will also be available over the phone on April 9, 10 and 11.  Please note that a $10.00 administration fee will be charged prior to taking the assessment.

  • To register for the level assessment test over the phone, please contact Delphine Godefroid at or by phone at 604.736.9806 from April 2nd.

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