Second Language Training

When living in the National Capital Region, speaking both official languages (English and French) is very helpful and a highly sought-after skill by employers. That is why your Military Family Resource Centre has different options to help you obtain your language learning goals. 

For the Love of French 

Online French classes for military families 

Interested in learning French at your own pace? Join us for this 12-week program, from June 22nd to September 12th, that gives you full access to weekly online classes with a tutor and an online platform with interactive exercises and lessons. 
 
The weekly online classes with a French tutor will be offered Mondays to Thursdays from either 12pm - 1pm, or 1pm - 2pm. Please note that your classes will be scheduled after your registration and language assessment, depending on your level. We want to ensure that we place you in a class that is suitable to your language level. 
 
This program is for military spouses in priority. If you are a military member, you will be added to the wait list and you will be contacted a week before the beginning of the classes if there is a spot available for you.   
 
For adults 18yrs or older.   
 

For the Love of English

Online English classes for military families 
 
Would you like to learn English at your own pace? Join us for this 12-week program, from June 22nd to September 12th, which gives you full access to weekly online courses with a tutor and an online platform with exercises and interactive lessons. 
 
The weekly online courses with a French tutor will be offered from Monday to Thursday from 12:00 to 13:00 or 13:00 to 14:00. Please note that your courses will be scheduled after your registration and language assessment, depending on your level. We want to make sure that we place you in a class that suits your language level. 
 
This program is intended primarily for military spouses. If you are military, you will be added to the waiting list and you will be contacted one week before the start of the course if there is a place available for you.  
 
For adults 18 years of age or older.  
 

Rosetta Stone 

The Rosetta Stone online language training is offered year-round and is open to CF family members (18 years old minimum). The Rosetta Stone training uses a method that combines listening, reading, speaking, and writing. Please note that licenses are limited. 
 

Duolingo 


A free and modern way to learn the basics of a new language. This application is user-friendly and can be used anywhere with a smartphone, tablet or computer. It features interesting ways to keep you motivated and it stays current with the latest technology changes and advancements. Visit duolingo.com or download the app and start learning today!   

For additional support or information, please contact: (613) 998-4888 or info@mfrc-ncr.ca​