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OHC English, Calgary, Canada

What we like about the school

  • Top rated social activities
  • Calgary is one of the top destinations our students liked most

Calgary  

OHC English

The language school OHC English was founded in Calgary, Canada in 1996. Ideally located in the heart of the city's shopping and entertainment district right on the C-Train public transit line, OHC English/Sol Schools Calgary is like a home away from home. At OHC English/Sol Schools Calgary, students are put first and the school has been designed to reflect this philosophy. The school includes spacious classrooms, computer lab, kitchen, lunch room, a lending book and DVD library, as well as a patio with picnic tables and BBQ. The teachers and staff are well travelled, qualified and caring individuals. At OHC English/Sol Schools Calgary, you not only become a student, you become family.

The school address is: 1212 1st St. SE, Unit 116, T2G 2H8 - Calgary (Canada).

Accreditations and Quality seals

School Size:

Facilities

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Computer lab

  • Library

  • Movie rental

  • Balcony / terrace

  • Student support desk

  • Free WIFI

Facilities for disabled students

  • 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 all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

8

Number of public workstations:

8

Prices include

  • Organized activities
  • 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
  • For adult courses: a minimum of one free organized leisure activity per week

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: 85
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 55

Average age of students

  • in summer: 24 years
  • throughout the year: 24 years

Average number of levels

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

Minimum age of students

  • 16 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):

23
9
7
16
30
10
5

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Calgary International Airport (YYC). It takes 35 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, 28.Mar.2016, 23.May.2016, 01.Jul.2016, 01.Aug.2016, 05.Sep.2016, 10.Oct.2016, 11.Nov.2016, 26.Dec.2016

Courses

All prices in CAD (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 24 36 Additional Week
Price in CAD 330314 660627 990941 13201254 17401653 23202204 29002755 34803306 66006270 97209234 280266
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 11:50
Afternoon: 12:30  - 14:20
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 24 36 Additional Week
Price in CAD 295281 590561 885841 11801121 16501568 22002090 27502613 33003135 61205814 84608037 255243
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 11:50
Afternoon: 12:30  - 13:20
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Weeks 1 2 3 4 6 8 10 12 24 36 Additional Week
Price in CAD 380361 760722 11401083 15201444 21302024 28402698 35503373 42604047 78007410 1152010944 335319
Starting dates
Every Monday .
General course schedule
Lessons will be scheduled within the following times according to your level:
Morning: 9:00  - 11:50
Afternoon: 12:30  - 15:20
Required language level
Beginner (A1) - No previous knowledge required
Note: All courses offered by OHC English, Calgary 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: 125.00  CAD
Individual classes Single individual lessons of tuition can be booked at 80 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.

Accommodation

weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 210 420 630 840 210 225
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Supplement fee for students under 18: 60 CAN$ per week.
Price extra night:
35 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
45 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Phone, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner), Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 195 390 585 780 195 230
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Supplement fee for students under 18: 60 CAN$ per week.
Price extra night:
30 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
60 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Phone, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Half board, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 180 360 540 720 180 230
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Supplement fee for students under 18: 60 CAN$ per week.
Price extra night:
30 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room (only for 2 people travelling together).
Distance from school:
60 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Phone, Bedding/linen, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Full board (breakfast + lunch + dinner), Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 17
Maximum age of students: 0
weeks 1 2 3 4 Additional Week One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in CAD 235 470 705 940 235 230
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
There is free access to a basketball court as well as a gym and game room within the building.
Price extra night:
40 CAD (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
5 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
Maximum age of students: 0
  • Custodian Processing fee (students under 18 yrs.): 100 CAN$.
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible? yes
  • Single room: always
  • Optional airport transfer
    Calgary International, Alta.: for 125 CAD (one way); for 235 CAD (return trip)

Leisure activities

Leisure activities activity possible course possible organized by school distance from school
Ballet  
Basketball  
Cooking  
Dancing  
Football (soccer)  
Golf  
Horse riding  
Ice Hockey  
Mountainbiking  
Music  
Skiing  
Squash  
Swimming  
Table Tennis  
Tennis  
Volleyball  
Yoga  

Reviews

City
4.8/5.0 
Organisation
3.8/5.0 
Facilities
3.8/5.0 
Social activities
4.2/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
4.2/5.0 
Value for money
3.7/5.0 
Accommodation
Host Family
4.6/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.2/5.0 
Other
4.3/5.0 
Students liked about OHC English, Calgary
tutorial teaching
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
n/a
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Other comments: You must be serious about the fact that you can only speak English at school.
The people were really nice
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
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
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Enjoy!
Other comments: I chose them because they have really good information about schools in many places and are a really good intermediate between the school and the student the first time you ask for information, and also their web page is complete and full of information about the schools.
thanks to this school, I've met students from around the world. I've been able to discover different cultures. we discover the other students through the activities that are offered, so What I liked the most were the activities.
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
5.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Host Family
5.0/5.0
Other
5.0/5.0
Student Residence
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: I was able to visit Banff and Jasper. There are magnificent lakes and views. I advise all students who go to Calgary to try to go there for a weekend.
Other comments: it is very well acceuilli in 'school. Bridget, Steve, and teachers allow us to improve our English and are listening to us when we have problems. It s 'it feels very good in this school. I really did not want to return to France I wanted to stay in Calgary. If I 'could have j ' have extended my stay.
Personal atmosphere, puzzles :D, Curling
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
3.0/5.0
Other
3.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
3.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Definitively Curling! It is so much fun, although it is really difficult :)
Other comments: The teachers of TOEFL courses should have some contact information regarding the exam, not just a link.

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