X

English Encounters Inc., Burlington, Canada

Average student rating for this school was the best or in the top 20% among all schools in Canada

What we like about the school

  • Most host families are within walking distance
  • Excellent rating of teaching quality
  • Top rated school facilities
  • Excellent student nationality mix

Burlington  

English Encounters Inc.

The language school English Encounters Inc. was founded in Burlington, Canada in 1996. Our language center is located downtown, within walking distance from the lake, the park and promenade, the beach, a major shopping mall, restaurants and pubs, and public transport such as bus and train station.

The school address is: 10-460 Brant St., L7R4B6 - Burlington (Canada).

Accreditations and Quality seals

School Size:

Facilities

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Computer lab

  • Free coffee

  • Free WIFI

Facilities for disabled students

  • Wheelchair access to classroom

  • Disabled toilet

  • Wheelchair access to reception

Classroom equipment

  • TV in all classrooms

  • Air conditioning in all classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in some classrooms

Number of classrooms:

5

Number of public workstations:

5

Prices include

  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students

Course material:

Generally course material is distributed free to students but has to be returned to the school at end of course.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 25
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 20

Average age of students

  • in summer: 20 years
  • throughout the year: 25 years

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 6
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 6

Minimum age of students

  • 18 years

English teacher qualifications

  • 100 % hold a university degree
  • 100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

7
13
2
5
3
3
10
6
5

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Toronto Pearson International Airport. It takes 45 minutes by car to school.

Language school closed

In 2016 (including national and regional bank holidays): 01.Jan.2016, 15.Feb.2016, 25.Mar.2016, 23.May.2016, 01.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 05.Sep.2016, 10.Oct.2016, 25.Dec.2016, 26.Dec.2016, 31.Dec.2016

Courses

All prices in CAD (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Price in CAD -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 300285 --
1 class=50 minutes.
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 10:00  - 12:00
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
BOOK online at lowest price »
Note: All courses offered by English Encounters Inc., Burlington can be booked online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just mention the course description in the comment field of the online registration form.
Lesson duration: 50 minutes
School's administrative fee: 200.00  CAD
Individual classes Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 50 CAD. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Comments about courses: Course changes less than 2 weeks notice: 200CAN$.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 315 630 945 1260 315 175
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night:
50 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
15 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Half board, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 65
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 220 440 660 880 220 200
Prices based on accommodation from Saturday to Saturday
Price per person
Price extra night:
35 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
15 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 60
  • Airport return fee (one way, to the airport): 100 CAN$.
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
  • Single room: always

Leisure activities

activity possible distance from school
Dancing 10 km
Golf 20 km
Sailing 20 km
Skiing 35 km
Tennis 5 km
Volleyball 5 km
Examples of social activities
organised by language school:
Karaoke night, pub nights, cinema, barbecue

Reviews

City
4.5/5.0 
Organisation
4.5/5.0 
Facilities
4.5/5.0 
Social activities
4.0/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
5.0/5.0 
Value for money
5.0/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family
3.0/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
3.0/5.0 
Other
3.0/5.0 
Students liked about English Encounters Inc., Burlington
Few students per class.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation

Brochures

Photos / Video

# } }
# } }
# } }
# } }
# } }

Other English schools

English schools in Canada
English schools in the rest of the world
Comparison of all schools in Canada
onscroll="return false;">

Course Price Calculator - Quote

years
Starting date
Arrival date
Departure date
No surprises!Here's the total price incl. all fees and sales taxes:
FREE cancellation
BOOK online at lowest price
Exclusive benefits only when booking with LanguageCourse.net:
  • Preferential Payment terms. Guarantee your place with partial payment of only instead of having to pay full fees now.
  • Book with confidence: 44.892 language courses booked already through LanguageCourse.net. Trust in the #1 site for language courses.
  • Free Cancellation
# # # # # # #
Secure your course today.

Send Quote by email

This form will automatically send out a quote by email, based on your selection.
For any additional questions please call +1-646 503 18 10 or use our contact form
Recipient firstname:
Recipient lastname:
Recipient email:
Sender name(if different from recipient):
Comment for recipient: (optional):




Send Quote by email



Your message has been sent.


Send Quote by email