Second Language Training

Second Language Training

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Registration Deadline: January 8, 2021

Second Language Training

French & English Classes

Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced levels


The next session will start January 18, 2021 

Courses for military spouses/partners and their dependents (minimum age 16 years) are offered by the Trenton Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC) for beginner, intermediate and advance levels.
Classes run for 10 weeks beginning in September, January and April. Each session offers a total of 40 hours of instruction in classroom with a component of online training (about 20 hours). Classes are held twice a week, either mornings or evenings depending on the requests. 

Exceptionally, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, for the Winter session 2021, the in-class portion of the French and English training will be held on Zoom meeting.The cost for military’s spouses/partners is a $50 deposit. This deposit is refundable at the end of the session with the completion of the course (75% or more of the online component completed and 75% or more attendance for the in class portion). Courses are also open to military members for a cost of $85 non-refundable and to members of the community at a cost of $150 per session, however, priority will be given to spouses/partners of military members (A minimum of five military spouses/partners participants, with a maximum of ten 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 by email: nathalie.v@trentonmfrc.ca or come in and complete the registration form at the Trenton MFRC.
**An evaluation of your level will be made by telephone following your registration.**


French/English Rosetta Stone Program       

Rosetta Stone is an informal self-directed on-line language training program. This program is limited (5 online licences) and available on request for military spouses/partners.


Lunch time French Conversation Club

** Spaces are limited (max of 8 participants)**

Cost: $35 for military’s spouse/partners, $45 for military member and $55 for civilian

When: Friday from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. for 8 weeks starting on January 29, 2021
Where: on Zoom meetings

Military spouses have the priority until the registration deadline. Basic French knowledge is required. The target language will be used all the time.

The registration deadline is January 15, 2021. For further information please contact Nathalie Vadeboncoeur by email: nathalie.v@trentonmfrc.ca.


Lunch time English Conversation Club

** Spaces are limited (max of 8 participants)**

Cost: $35 for military’s spouse/partners, $45 for military member and $55 for civilian
When: Thursday from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. for 8 weeks starting on January 28, 2021
Where: on Zoom meetings
Military spouses have the priority until the registration deadline. Basic English knowledge is required. The target language will be used all the time.

The registration deadline is January 15, 2021. For further information please contact Nathalie Vadeboncoeur by email: nathalie.v@trentonmfrc.ca.

For more information and to register for a course or club, please contact Nathalie Vadeboncoeur, Second Language Training: