English Courses in Vancouver for Young People
- Multicultural city
- Vancouver Aquarium
- Home to the Vancouver Canucks
Learn English in the city of adventure, Vancouver! Surrounded by mountains and the Pacific Ocean which provide breathtaking scenery and attract thrillseekers from all around the world, Vancouver is the place to be for endless fun.
Located in downtown Vancouver, our school is a short walk from the city's renowned shopping destination, Robson Street. Being in the most popular part of the city means you don't have to go far for anything: the Skytrain, bus stops and the famous Stanley Park are all close at hand, as are hundreds of shops, restaurants and everything else you find in a major city. What more could a student ask for?
This ever-growing city has something for everyone. Are you a food lover? Try out some delicious authentic seafood or be surprized by the quality of Chinese and Japanese cuisine brought here by immigrants. Love nature? Then take an exciting walk across the Capilano Suspension Bridge or visit the famous Vancouver Aquarium.
Discover the host city of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Vancouver is the most populous city in Western Canada and is full of cultures from all around the world, providing a perfect welcoming and diverse environment for a study abroad program.
Students improve their English skills quickly during our enjoyable and effective English lessons in Vancouver and with the beauty in and around the city, it's no surprise they are always eager to get out and practise!
- in the heart of Vancouver
- Modern equipment
- Great transport links
Inside the English School in Vancouver
Our school in Vancouver is furnished with modern equipment and offers:
- 10 comfortable air-conditioned classrooms
- A lunch area with kitchen
- A computer room with free internet and school-wide wireless (WiFi) internet access
- Study and resource materials available for students
The maximum number of students per class is 14, ensuring effective learning.
The school is situated in the center of downtown Vancouver, with a bus stop just outside and a SkyTrain station a mere 5 minutes away. It is also only a short bus ride from Stanley Park, Vancouver's most famous viewpoint, and Robson street, the city's most popular destination for shopping and entertainment. Students can even see the beauty of the ocean and mountains from the classroom windows.
All of Vancouver’s places of interest can be reached on foot or by public transport from our downtown location.
- Standard and intensive English courses available
- Qualified, native teachers
- Course for 13-21 year olds
Sprachcaffe Languages Plus schools boast a unique and effective approach to teaching, combining tried and tested labguage teaching methods with constant cultural and linguistic immersion in and outside the classroom. The courses offered at the school in Vancouver promote a relaxed learning environment with qualified teachers who aim to create classes specifically suited to the needs of each student. Our language assessment test ensures students are placed in classes with learners at a similar English proficiency level for the duration and intensity of each student's choice.
Here is a breakdown of the courses we offer:
|Lessons Per Week*||Minimum Duration||Group size||More Info|
|Standard Course||20||1 week||14||More Info|
|Intensive Course||30||1 week||14||More Info|
* 1 lesson = 45 minutes
- Single or shared room in homestay
- Shared room in residence
- Full board including packed lunch
At Sprachcaffe we know that having comfortable and relaxing accommodation plays a fundamental role in your enjoyment, and therefore your success in class suring your stay. For this reason we offer homestay accommodation and our very own residence. Students can enjoy home-away-from-home comfort with our host families or get to know each other and practise English together in our residence!
- Homestays – Our host families are carefully chosen and many have been welcoming students into their homes and their cultures for years. Students get to experience the English language in its natural environment and are encouraged to experiment with their new English skills while enjoying the unique Canadian lifestyle.
- Residences - Living under one roof with other students creates a community feel and a dorm-like atmosphere which you are sure to love!
|Accommodation||Rooms||Board||Facilities||Distance from School||More Info|
|Homestay||or||Typical of destination||Within 70 mins by public transport||More Info|
|Residence||max 30 min by public transport||More Info|
★★★★★ Food & Drink
★★★★★ Nature & Recreation
★★★★☆ Bathing & Beach
Vancouver is known for its location between mountains and sea, which attract visitors and new residents, creating a city that is highly influenced by its magnificent surroundings. Whether you're a nature lover or a shopaholic, an accomplished skier or a culture vulture, Vancouver really has got the best of both worlds! Located on the sea and only 30 minutes from the North Shore Mountains, it's no exaggeration when people say you can hit the slopes in the morning and be back in Vancouver, relaxing on a sandy beach in the afternoon!
To top your trip off, we organize our very own activity program for you and your fellow students while you're here. The mix of activities means you'll have plenty of fun and relaxation after classes, as well as diverse opportunities to practise your new English skills in a range of situations.
Take a look at a sample week with Sprachcaffe in Vancouver:
|Morning||9.00-12.30 Lessons||9.00-12.30 Lessons||9.00-12.30 Lessons||9.00-12.30 Lessons||9.00-12.30 Lessons||Full day trip||Free Sunday|
|Afternoon||Welcome tour||Olympic games sports contest||Sightseeing Tour||Boat trip||Free afternoon||Full day trip||Free Sunday|
|Evening||Welcome party||Free evening||Bowling||DVD night||Bad taste party||Free evening||Free evening|
- Stanley Park – over 1000 acres of seaside walks and beautiful views.
- Rogers Arena - home to the Vancouver Canucks, one of the best ice hockey teams in North America.
Take it up a notch and enjoy our Intensive Leisure Program for just 100 CAD extra each week.
Prices and Services
- language course
- placement test
- transfer from/to airport
- leisure program
- professional supervision
Our cost effective English courses in Vancouver offer students from all over the world the opportunity to learn a lifelong language skill while experiencing the unique Canadian culture. Vancouver is synonymous with awe-inspiring scenery, a rich culture and world class attractions. Our school in Vancouver is one of our most popular schools in Canada and you can rest assured that you'll get value for money in such an inspiring city with effective English lessons taught by experienced and motivated teachers!
Choose a standard or intensive course and then select the accommodation option best suited to you.