Business Language Training

Learn business English in NCs OSLT program
This program is scheduled to begin in DECEMBER 2015.

About the program


This practical and innovative English course will help you understand business workplaces in Ontario, clearly and effectively interact with customers, suppliers, financial officers and government officials, and develop strong interviewing, networking and career-building communication skills.

This is a part-time program that runs 12 hours per week. Six hours will be in-class and 6 hours will be on-line. Students must complete 180 hours to receive the part-time certificate.


OSLT courses will help you:
  • Understand workplace culture in your occupation/sector
  • Interact effectively with colleagues, clients and supervisors
  • Give and receive information by email and telephone
  • Interview and network effectively

For more information about Occupation Specific Language Training programs, visit http://co-oslt.org.

Program Cost

This program is free
to qualified new Canadian immigrants, and is and made possible through funding and support from Citizenship and Immigration Canada and Colleges Ontario.

Want to apply?

For more information, please contact:

Aliye Losier at
alosier@niagaracollege.ca
905-641-2252 x 4188 or

Allison Radko at
aradko@niagaracollege.ca
905-641-2252 x 4188

If you are eligible for this program, you must attend an interview as part of the selection process.

Admission requirements

  • Be a a permanent resident of Canada or a convention refugee/protected person to take advantage of this program.
  • Have previously studied English to at an intermediate level (Canadian Benchmarks 6 to 8).
  • Have proof of your Secondary School studies or above from Canada or from your country of origin.
  • Attend an interview as part of the selection process.

You must have experience or training in one of the following occupations:

  • Running your own business
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Hospitality
  • Sales and marketing

Funded by OSLT Colleges Ontario and Citizenship and Immigration Canada<