With a presence in Québec since 1851, the YMCA wants to inspire and encourage everyone to reach their full potential, thrive and contribute to their community.
The YMCA International Language School is known for its personal and dynamic approach. With approachable and attentive teachers and classes designed to meet the needs of our different clients, we are ready to help you achieve your goals.
We are delighted to welcome you back to our Montreal campus! Check out our new programming of adult evening courses.
Would you rather attend classes online? With our virtual campus, you can take your language courses from the comfort of your own home!
You will start talking on your first day of class, even if you are a beginner!
Our group classes have from three to eleven participants.
The YMCA International Language School is the official testing centre for the TFI, the TOEIC, the SIELE and the BRIGHT Language, which are internationally recognized French and English language proficiency tests. SIELE et BRIGHT Language
The virtual Bright Language Test Preparation course offered at the YMCA provides students with a good command of the vocabulary, grammar, syntax and listening strategies needed to achieve the desired score in speaking (listening comprehension) and writing covered in the 120 questions of the Bright test.
You will meet students from all around the world at our school. It’s a great opportunity to make new friends and learn about different cultures!
Our school has accreditations from Languages Canada, Imagine Education in Canada and Emploi Québec, which means that our teachers have a university degree in the language they teach.
Our language programs, such as our summer language camp, give young learners aged 9 and up an environment that is adapted to their needs.
We offer small group, private and semi-private classes, classes by phone or online, as well as language classes for business or travel. No matter what your needs are, we have the right solution for you.
The YMCAs of Québec are a registered Canadian charity. Our programs help children, young people and families learn and thrive in a welcoming and inclusive environment.