New to Canada? Learn about free Programs for Newcomers at Mohawk College

You can improve your English, learn Canadian culture and increase your confidence while getting ready for college or the workplace with Mohawk's free Programs for Newcomers.

Important information: Please note that as a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the programs listed below are delivered in an online format.

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Do you want to improve your English?

Learn about Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) program.

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Are you planning to go to college?

Develop the skills you need to succeed in college.

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Do you have relevant work experience from your country?

Learn how to integrate into the Canadian job market.

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Who can register in the free Programs for Newcomers?

Participants interested to register must be:

  • Permanent residents of Canada or protected persons (with Notice of Decision)
  • With valid proof of your Canadian Language Benchmark assessment at the required level of the program that you would like to take.
    • 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. Or click here

What are the benefits of taking an online course?

To learn about the benefits of online learning with Programs for Newcomers at Mohawk, click here

What questions do you have?

We want to hear from you!

Contact us at: learnEnglish [at] (subject: Question%20about%20the%20free%20Programs%20for%20Newcomers) I 905-575-2421


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

Connect with our Newcomer Advisor here

Are you a current student in our school? Access useful resources here!

Click here

Other useful links

Are you an International Visa Student?

International Education

IELTS Testing Centre

 IELTS Testing Centre

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