RELA General English Program (RGEP)

RGEP is a General English Program designed to assist individuals who wish to improve their English communication skills for everyday life, social situations, or to further employment opportunities. The course promotes development of vocabulary, effective speaking, listening, reading and writing, including proper pronunciation and grammar. Individuals will gain confidence in English while learning about Canadian culture.

A perfect choice for foreign representatives and new immigrants to Canada.

Program Duration: There are four RGEP Stages offered on a full-time or part-time basis. All students are required to complete a placement test upon arrival to determine the appropriate entry Stage and anticipated duration of study.

Classes are held daily, Monday to Friday between the hours of 9:00am and 9:00pm for a total of 25 or 15 hours of teacher-led instruction per week. Refer to our sample standard Class Schedule. Dependent on the student’s mode of study choice, English language proficiency and successful academic performance in each applicable Stage, program durations range from 8 to 64 weeks.

Start Dates/Holidays and Fees: Classes commence on Mondays unless Monday is a holiday. If Monday is a holiday classes will commence on Tuesday. For program start dates and applicable program fees, please refer to: Start Dates/Holidays and Fee Information

Full-Time Study

Suited for individuals who are looking to broaden their career or social opportunities rapidly.

RGEP
FULL-TIME
( 25 HRS/WEEK)
STAGE
DURATION
STAGE ENTRY
IELTS EQUIVALENCY
WEEKS TO COMPLETE
RGEP PROGRAM*
STAGE INTAKE
Start Dates/Holidays
BEGINNER 8 WEEKS <3.0 32 WEEKS* WEEKLY
INTERMEDIATE I 8 WEEKS 3.0 24 WEEKS* MONTHLY
INTERMEDIATE IIA 8 WEEKS 4.0 16 WEEKS* MONTHLY
INTERMEDIATE IIB 8 WEEKS 5.0 8 WEEKS* MONTHLY

*Successful completion and Stage progression within specified weeks is solely dependent on student’s academic performance.

Part-Time Study

Appropriate for individuals who wish to improve their English skills at their own pace.

RGEP
PART-TIME
(15 HRS/WEEK)
STAGE
DURATION
STAGE ENTRY
IELTS EQUIVALENCY
WEEKS TO COMPLETE
RGEP PROGRAM*
STAGE INTAKE
Start Dates/Holidays
BEGINNER 16 WEEKS <3.0 64 WEEKS* WEEKLY
INTERMEDIATE I 16 WEEKS 3.0 48 WEEKS* MONTHLY
INTERMEDIATE IIA 16 WEEKS 4.0 32 WEEKS* MONTHLY
INTERMEDIATE IIB 16 WEEKS 5.0 16 WEEKS* MONTHLY

*Successful completion and Stage progression within specified weeks is solely dependent on student’s academic performance.