New to Canada?

Improve your communication skills and boost your confidence while getting ready for college/university or the workplace with Mohawk's FREE Programs for Newcomers. 

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Improve your English skills

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Get ready for college/university

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Learn English, photo and video skills

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Get ready to advance your career

Our classes are offered at the Fennell Campus in a supportive learning environment with access to computer labs, library, and resource centres to assist learning and career planning! 

The Programs for Newcomers are funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and are FREE to eligible participants.

Who is eligible?

These programs are for you if:

  • You are a permanent resident of Canada or protected person (with Notice of Decision).
  • You meet the minimum Canadian Language Benchmark required for each program.


Obtain your proof of Canadian Language Benchmark assessment at:

  • YMCA Immigrant Services, 25 Main Street West, 905-526-8452, or 211 Centennial Parkway North, 905-662-9400

Contact us

Contact us for more information

Call Melissa: 905-575-2421

Other useful links

Can8 Client

Download Can8
You must type in the server box - otherwise Can8 will be unable to connect to the server.

IELTS Testing Centre

 IELTS Testing Centre

International Education

International Education 


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