Second Language Training

Second Language Training

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Second Language Training

French & English Classes

*Beginner and Intermediate levels
**The next session for French and English classes begins on Monday, January 16 or Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - depending on the module. Registration closes on Friday, January 6, 2017.

Courses for military spouses/partners and their immediate family (minimum age 16 years) are offered at the Trenton MFRC for beginner and intermediate levels.
Classes run for 10 weeks beginning in September, January and April.  Each session offers a total of 60 hours of instruction. Classes are held twice a week, either mornings or evenings depending on the level.
The cost for a military spouse is a $50 deposit (required upon registration for the course). This deposit is refundable if the participant attends 85% of classes. A $15 textbook is required and available at the first class. 

Courses are also open to military members for a non-refundable cost of $75 and to civilian members of the community at a non-refundable cost of $125 per session. A $15 textbook is required for military members and civilian students. Priority will be given to spouses of military members (A minimum of five military spouse participants, with a maximum of 12 students, is required per course).

The Second Language Training is a national program and courses can be continued at most CAF Bases across Canada.

To register, please contact Nathalie Vadeboncoeur, Second Language Training:

(613) 392-2811 ext. 3855 
nathalie.v@trentonmfrc.ca

Come in and complete the registration form at the MFRC reception or contact Nathalie Vadeboncoeur for further information:
  • 613-392-2811 ext. 3855
  • nathalie.vadeboncoeur@forces.gc.ca
  • nathalie.v@trentonmfrc.ca
 An evaluation of your level will be made by telephone following your registration. You can also download and complete the registration form from home and bring it to the MFRC. 

An evaluation of your level will be made by telephone following your registration.

French Conversation Club

Do you want to improve your French speaking skills?  Come and join our French Conversation Club where a bilingual instructor will be on hand each week to help keep the conversation flowing and organize games!  All levels are welcome but keep in mind that the target language will be used all the time by the instructor.  Open to everyone (16+) - military members, military spouses and civilians. The target language will be used all the time by the instructor.

When: ​Lunch Time Club - Tuesdays and will start on January 24, 2017
           Evening Club - Tuesdays and will start on January 24, 2017

Where: Trenton MFRC, 50 Rivers Drive East, Trenton

Cost: $35 for 8 weeks (Minimum of five people is required to run this club.) Registration deadline January 20, 2017

English Conversation Club

When: Held Tuesday evenings from 6 - 8 PM starting on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 for 10 weeks.

Cost: The cost for military’s spouse is a $35 deposit (required upon registration). This deposit is refundable if the participant attends 85% of classes.

The cost for military member is $45 and $55 for civilian. The fees for military member and civilian are non-refundable.

Spaces are limited (max of 8 participants) Military spouses have the priority until the registration deadline. The registration deadline is January 6, 2017.

Spanish Classes

Level 1
When: Monday evenings from 6:30 - 9 PM starting January 16, 2017
Duration: 10 weeks
Cost: $80 military and military family members (16 years and older) / $90 non-military/civilian *The copy fees are now included in the cost
 
Level 2
When: Wednesday evenings from 6:30 - 9 PM starting January 18, 2017
Duration: 10 weeks   
Cost: $80 military and military family member/ $90 non-military/civilian *The copy fees are now included in the cost

A minimum of five people is required to run each course. Instruction will be in English. 

Spanish Conversation Club

Do you want to improve your Spanish speaking skills?  Come and join our Spanish Conversation Club where a qualified instructor will be on hand each week to help keep the conversation flowing and organize games!  All levels welcome.  Open to everyone (16+) - military members, military spouses and civilians. The target language will be used all the time by the instructor

When: Tuesday evenings from 6:30 - 7:30 PM beginning January 24, 2017.
Where: MFRC (Military Family Resource Centre) 50 Rivers Drive, Trenton
Cost: $35 for 8 weeks
The registration deadline is January 20, 2017.

Rosetta Stone

French or English Program
Rosetta Stone is an informal self-directed on-line language training program. This program is limited (ten programs) and available on request for military spouses/partners only.

For more information and to register for a course or club, please contact Nathalie Vadeboncoeur, Second Language Training:
  • 613-392-2811 ext. 3855 
  • nathalie.v@trentonmfrc.ca