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

English as a Second Language (ESL); 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. We 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:
  2. your first and last name
  3. your telephone number
  4. CLARS identification number (those without a CLARS number will require

                                   an assessment, please contact us for further assistance).

  • Our office will contact you if additional documentation is required.
  • 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, our Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) program is 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 our office.  We appreciate your patience.

Thank you for your interest in our programs.  We look forward to serving you.