Second-Language Courses

Second-Language Courses

Sign up now for the FALL SESSION (September 23 to December 12)

Second-Language Courses French and English as a Second Language


Our second-language courses for military family members provide an opportunity to learn or improve your use of a second language (French or English) so that you develop your autonomy and professional skills.
 
Registration for the fall session of the Bagotville MFRC second-language training program has begun!
 
  • To improve your mastery of the second language that you will be taught, customized learning will be offered based on your level of proficiency.
     
  • The content of the program will follow the same requirements as the federal public service (written comprehension, written expression, and oral interaction).

 

Exam free icon Classification Test

Before you start your classes, you will have to pass a classification test to assess your initial level of proficiency.

The levels range from 0 to 15: beginner (AAA) to professional use (CCC). Note that these levels are in accordance with those set by the Government of Canada.
 


Book free icon  Learning Approach

The program is based on a learning approach that combines online learning and complementary tutoring sessions in the classroom.
 

1.ONLINE SELF-LEARNING
Since the program is provided online, you can self-learn following your own schedule. It is a flexible learning option, with reading, writing and listening exercises focusing on notions of grammar and vocabulary.

Equipment needed: laptop (or tablet computer) and headphones.

 
You can either learn:
 
  AT THE MFRC ANYWHERE YOU WANT
Where? A room will be made available in the community centre (MFRC) At home, in a park, coffee shop, library, etc.
You choose!
When? Monday to Thursday, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(except on holidays)
Whenever you want!


2.TUTORING SESSIONS
These complementary teaching periods will be provided by a qualified teacher in a classroom of the community centre (MFRC).

Your attendance at these sessions is mandatory.

 
  FRENCH COURSE ENGLISH COURSE
Frequency Twice a week Twice a week
Duration 2 hours and 30 minutes per session
(Total: 5 hours a week)
3 hours a week
Schedule 8:30 to 11 a.m. or 12:45 to 3:15 p.m.
According to your level*
6 to 9 p.m.
According to your level*
 
*Note that the exact days and schedule of the tutoring sessions will be set according to your level. You will receive a timetable.


Bank free icon Cost

$50 for military family members. This amount will be refunded to you at the end of the session if you pass all the levels to which you were enrolled in at the beginning of the session.
 
Got kids?
If you are a military family member, childcare at the MFRC Respite Daycare is available at half price. This service is available during your tutoring sessions and when you come to the MFRC to self-study.