New to Canada? FREE Programs for Newcomers

Important information:

Please note that as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the programs listed below will be delivered using an online format during the fall semester (from September to December 2020)


Improve your English and increase your confidence while getting ready for college or the workplace with Mohawk's FREE Programs for Newcomers. 

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Improve your English skills

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Advance your career in Canada

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Learn English, photo and video skills

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Get ready for college

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.

Useful resources for current LINC, WPP and OSLT students

Access useful resources here

Who is eligible to register in the Free Programs for Newcomers?

These programs are for you if:

  • You are a permanent resident of Canada or protected person (with Notice of Decision) who lives in Ontario
  • You meet the minimum Canadian Language Benchmark required for the program of your interest.


To obtain proof of Canadian Language Benchmark assessment please contact: YMCA Immigrant Services

What questions do you have?

We want to hear from you!
Contact us at:
learnEnglish [at] I Call us:

Do you have questions about pathways to academic and career planning in Canada?

Connect with our Newcomer Advisor to get help

Address: Mohawk College, Fennell Campus, Room: J211

Other useful links

Are you an International Visa Student?

International Education

IELTS Testing Centre

 IELTS Testing Centre


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