Ongoing Open Registration for 2020-2021 Adult ESL, LINC & LBS Programs

Did you know YRDSB offers Adult English as a Second Language (ESL) programs, Language Instruction for New Comers (LINC) and Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) classes?  YRDSB offers Adult English as a Second Language (ESL) programs for those who want to develop effective language skills in speaking, listening, reading, and writing for daily life in Canada. They also offer specialized classes in Citizenship and Conversation.

Adult ESL Program Registration – In person and online options available!

  1. Email uplands@yrdsb.ca or call 905-731-9557 with the following information:
  • your first and last name
  • your telephone number
  • CLARS identification number (those without a CLARS number will require an assessment, please contact them for further assistance).
  1. Their office will contact you if additional documentation is required.
  2. Visitors to Canada may also register and attend for a fee of $10 per day, per class.

For an assessment or to register, please call: 905-731-9557

If you are interested in improving your digital skills, want to work on your resume or interview skills, or prepare to take your GED exam, the Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) program may be for you!

Literacy and Basic Skill Assessment – In person and online options available!

  1. Email uplands@yrdsb.ca or call 905-731-9557 Ext. 307 with the following information:
  • your first and last name
  • your telephone number
  • tell us that you are “interested in the LBS program”

NOTE: Due to the high volume of inquires, it may take a few days to receive a reply communication from their office.  They appreciate your patience.

Thank you for your interest in these programs.