École de langues La Cité is the recognized specialist for language training of Federal government employees 

  • individual or group training 
  • full or part-time training
  • made to measure distance training (telephone, video conference
       or e-mail) 
  • Evaluation services (response within 24 hours) 

  • free placement test
  • thorough evaluation of language competence
  • diagnostic interview before the Test of Oral Proficiency(TOP)
  • evaluation of Reading and Writing skills

    Second language training 
  • screening for learning difficulties and recommended 
  • basic programmes for public servants (Levels A-B-C)
  • programs for the private sector
  • corrective grammar workshops
  • custom-designed training for specialized workplace needs
  • professional writing (letters, memos and e-mails)
  • mission preparation (Public speaking, presentations, etc.) 
  • immediate preparation for a Second Language Exam
  • maintenance and refresher courses in a classroom or workplace 

    In Ottawa, École de langues La Cité offers training in a modern, 
    easily accessible building located downtown or on client premises.

    Elsewhere in Canada, our courses mostly take place on
    client premises. 

    Our time-tested approach ensures goals are
    reached and better  results attained 

  • analysis of clients’ and learners’ needs and requirements
  • a strict placement process
  • personalized language training plans
  • learning activities adapted to our clients’ needs
  • close follow-up of progress and quality control assurance
  • consistent guidance and support of our teaching staff and close
       monitoring of learners’ progress
  • regular assessment of our clients’ satisfaction levels
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