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FRENCH CLASSES FOR ADULTS

2023 WINTER SESSION

(REGISTRATIONS CLOSED)

Please make sure you read and sign our terms and conditions before you register by clicking here.

During the Winter session, Le Centre offers online and in-person Beginners 1, 2, 3, Intermediate 1, 2, and Advanced French as Second Language classes, from January 23th to March 30th,  2023. Please, note that the week of April 3 is reserved for postponed classes, if needed.

Each class is a 2-hour session, given online or in-person once a week for 10 weeks. Classes have a minimum of 5 students and a maximum of 12 students.

Please note that you have to download Zoom to participate if you choose the online formula. 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. Thank you.
 
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER, THE EMAIL WITH THE ZOOM LINK AND PASSWORD MIGHT BE THERE. IF YOU HAVEN'T RECEIVED AN EMAIL, CONTACT INFO@LECENTRECULTUREL.COM.
 

REGISTRATION OPENING FOR OUR FORMER STUDENTS (Fall 2021 - Summer 2022)

Wednesday January 4th 2023

REGISTRATION OPENING FOR BEGINNERS 1

Wednesday January 4th 2023

REGISTRATION OPENING FOR OUR NEW STUDENTS

Monday January 9th 2023 (after your level assessment)

2023 WINTER SCHEDULE*

 
IN-PERSON FALL SESSION SCHEDULE
MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
6 pm - 8 pm 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm 6 pm - 8 pm 6 pm - 8 pm 6 pm - 8 pm

Intermediate 2

 

Intermediate 1

Advanced 

Beginner 2

Beginner 1B  

Beginner 3

Beginner 1  

 

ONLINE FALL SESSION SCHEDULE

MONDAY
6.30 pm - 8.30 pm

TUESDAY
6 pm - 8 pm

WEDNESDAY
6.30 pm - 8.30 pm

THURSDAY
6 pm - 8 pm

Beginner 2

 

Advanced 

 

Intermediate 1

 

Intermediate 2

 

Beginner 3 Beginner 1    
       

To download our French classes course syllabus please click on the level you want in the calendar.

* No classes on a statutory holiday, Monday February 20th. Class is postponed to Monday April 3rd.

Re-enrolment

  • If you were attending the 2022 winter/spring/summer/fall session, you can start your registration by email at info@lecentreculturel.com beginning January 4th. A verbal assessment test is not required. 

Please note that only those who are SILVER members of Le Centre at the start date of the activity can benefit from the member's rate.

First registration

  • If it is your first time 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 January 9th, 10th and 11th, 2022 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 as of January 4th.
  • Enrollment and assessment levels are on a first-come, first-served basis - payment as proof.

Click here to access the registration form for online level assessment:

In-person placement tests: https://forms.gle/j9vaVawvvF6BsbQh7

Placement tests on ZOOM: https://forms.gle/vcLVx4hFPzCSsjR19

Level assessment over the phone

  • Level assessments are also available over the phone by one of our teachers from January 16th to 20th.  However, 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 info@lecentreculturel.com or by phone at 604.736.9806. Registrations are opening on January 4th.

Price : 

  • Member: $205 (+ GST + $5 service fee – no book required) [Get your Membership]
  • Regular: $220 (+ GST + $5 service fee – no book required)

ANNUAL GENERAL INFORMATION

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

4 sessions: fall (September), winter (January), spring (April), summer (intensive - July).

Sessions are on an 8 or 10 two-hour lesson basis, depending on which semester you register for.

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. The waiting time before the test is not included in this estimate. If level assessment tests are done in person, no registration is required, these two registration evenings with free level assessment operate on a drop-in basis.

Level assessments are also available over the phone by one of our teachers, however, a $5.00 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 were attending one of our classes in the past year, you can start your registration in person or by phone as soon as our 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 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 teachers.

  • Required material

No book is required.