July 21st New Students

Welcome new EC students to British Columbia! Hi everyone and welcome to Vancouver! It was lovely meeting all of you on Sunday July 21st! The Sunday tour was an amazing experience for everyone because we all got to meet each other and hanged out afterwards. We are excited that you are studying with us here at EC Vancouver in this wonderful time of the year. Summer is a great time to enjoy the outdoors and meet new friends while also studying English. Vancouver is a multicultural city with diverse communities and backgrounds that makes it easy to live and settle in the lower mainland. With that being said, Vancouver’s summer is all about the outdoors and adventures! There are endless mountains, parks, beaches, trails and activities to do. We suggest that you read our other blogs and visit our social media profiles to learn more about what’s happening in EC and Vancouver. Learning English with others and exploring different cultures and backgrounds is an incredible experience that stays with you forever. Study English with us and kick-start your career. English is an international language that is used literally everywhere. However, learning English requires dedication and effort as well as time. That is why we think that making friends on the first day is important! You get to share and make friends, its a win-win situation! EC Vancouver Nonetheless, to learn more about our ESL courses and programs, contact us using our social media profiles or visit our website. You may also come visit us during our opening hours from 8 am to 5 pm. Try a free trial class with us and experience the orange carpet yourself! We have levels ranging from basic elementary to complete proficiency and advanced. Not to mention our test preparation programs likes IELTS and Cambridge … Read more

Welcome July 14th New Students!

Hello July 14th New Students! Hello everyone and welcome to Beautiful British Columbia! Here at EC Vancouver, we welcomed many students from different backgrounds and nationalities to study in our amazing school. The weather was great, the students were lovely, and the tour was refreshing. It’s always great to walk in downtown Vancouver because the city always has different popups and events planned throughout the weeks and months. Sunday Activity at EC We did ice-breakers before the walking tour to get everyone in groups and to make friends. Speaking is an important aspect of practicing English. After the walking tour, we all went together to eat lunch at White Spot. White Spot is a Canadian restaurant and a BC local favorite. Eating lunch together is a great opportunity for everyone to learn more about different cultures and to speak to different people. So, we thank you for joining the Sunday activity and hope that you learned a lot about our city, rules, culture and etiquette! Vancouver is a great place to study and live because the culture is accommodating to the various ethnicities, sexual orientations and backgrounds. There are many reasons why Vancouver and Canada are on the top of the best places to live in the world. In contrast, these are the simplest reasons that makes this city exciting and wonderful. Above all, Study English in Vancouver and explore the different opportunities and experiences the city has to offer! Studying abroad is an excellent experience that stays with you forever. Nonetheless, to learn more about our Sunday tours and activities, read our other blogs and visit our social media profiles. EC Languages Centres is located in 8 countries, with multiple locations in Canada, United States of America, United Kingdom and Australia. Contact us or visit our website to learn … Read more

May 26th New Students

A big welcome to our new students who started on May 26th. We met everyone outside of school at 11:30AM and took a part of the Sunday experience which includes ice breakers, a tour around downtown Vancouver, and of course lunch at White Spot. After greeting each other and knowing each other’s names, we ask everyone to get together in small groups and ask simple questions like: What is your nickname if you have one and age? Where are you originally from and what languages do you speak? What are your interests or hobbies? Why did you choose Vancouver or Canada specifically? What is your favorite movie or TV show? What is your favorite singer, band or artist? How long are you staying in Vancouver or Canada for? What do you do back home? Work, study, volunteer? After the ice breakers.. we head up Seymour street, and take a right towards Georgia street and stop there to explain more about Granville, Pacific Centre, London Drugs, Robson street and many other spots that they will need like: The Art Gallery at Robson Square How to get to the beach from Robson Street, Granville Street and Burrard. White Spot is a Canadian restaurant and a local favorite because it accommodates various kinds of foods, desserts and beverages. Above all, EC Vancouver is an English language school for international students. We have programs and courses for various needs and requirements! English for work, English in the city and global awareness, are just examples of our classes that are offered all year long. To learn more about our programs and ESL courses, visit our website or contact us by finding us on Facebook @ec_vancouver and Instagram @EC Vancouver. EC Languages Centre is situated in 8 countries with multiple locations in the USA, Canada, and … Read more

Welcome June 23rd New students

Hello everyone and welcome to Vancouver! It’s been a pleasure meeting you all last week on June 23rd and hope that you enjoyed the walking tour and lunch at Whitespot. For those of you who didn’t make it, that’s fine! Join us next Sunday 11:30AM outside of EC Vancouver and you can partake on the next tour! We started off at EC and did some ice breakers were everyone introduced themselves and told us more about their backgrounds, culture and what they like to do for fun in their spare time. We had students from various ages and countries so it was alot of fun learning about different cultures and countries. Moving on, we showed them the grocery stores, clothing stores, various shopping malls, and the cinema (Scotiabank Theatre). We also showed them how to get Stanley Park, English Bay, Sunset Beach, Second Beach, and Granville Island. Vancouver is very easy to get the hang of because the city EC Vancouver and EC Language Centres is an English school for international students with locations and multiple campuses around the world. Including the UK, Ireland, South Africa, Canada, Malta, Australia, New Zealand and the United States of America. Our levels vary from basic elementary to advanced and complete proficiency. We offer general English courses, English for work, Global Awareness classes and various test preparation courses for Cambridge and IELTS. We hope that you enjoy your stay and do as many fun activities while you’re in Vancouver and Canada! The weather is looking great with sunny forecasts and beautiful venues, festivals and various events planned for the season. Above all, visit our website to learn more about our programs and courses. Subscribe to our social media profiles and share it with us by using the hashtags #ecexperience and #ecvancouver

Welcome New Students to EC Languages Centres!

EC Languages Centres welcomes you to beautiful British Columbia! This week, EC Languages Centre in Vancouver welcomed many students from around the world. We are very happy and excited to meet every single one of them! We met together on Sunday afternoon and conducted the walking tour around Downtown Vancouver. Students had the opportunity to meet each other and also get to know the city a little bit more. We told them about certain rules, cultural differences and also must-know places that they will need in Vancouver. After the walking tour, we all had lunch together at Whitespot restaurant, which is a local favorite. During lunch, we all got to know each other and learned more about the city, school and program. It was a lovely experience for everyone and wish them all good luck in their ESL courses! Vancouver and Canada in general is home to many different cultures and communities. There’s always something for everyone! Not to mention our free classes and EC based activities, there are endless restaurants, activities, parks and events all around town. So make sure you check them out and learn more about North American culture! Check out our blog posts to learn more about Vancouver events and activities. With that in mind, taking English courses in Vancouver with us (EC Language Centres) allows you to learn English in a professional environment that’s dedicated to providing state of the art experiences! EC Languages Centres placement levels range from beginner and elementary to advanced and complete proficiency. We also have test preparation programs like Cambridge and IELTS based courses. Contact us today to learn more about our programs and pricing! Also, visit our website at www.ecenglish.com and follow us on instagram @ec_vancouver and facebook @ecenglish.vancouver

Welcome to Beautiful British Columbia! May 12th

 Hello everyone and welcome to Beautiful British Columbia! Vancouver is one city you will definitely love and adore! There are many events and activities the city provides all year long to accommodate the weather and visitors. EC Languages Centres and EC Vancouver is happy to welcome and introduce many students from around the world! We met together on a beautiful Sunday afternoon and enjoyed a walking tour around downtown Vancouver. The new students got to meet each other and also learned more about the city, rules, and culture. After the downtown walking tour, we all had lunch together at WhiteSpot restaurant which is a Vancouver based restaurant and a local favorite. So everyone had the opportunity to talk to each other and make friends. Speaking English to new friends is a great way to practice and use your skills. Vancouver is home to many mountains, trails, parks, festivals, popups, and concerts. Check out our blogs to learn more about events happening in town as well as EC Vancouver based tours and activities. Sign up using your EC English online account and contact front desk if you have any questions or concerns! Above all, EC Languages Centre is an English school in Vancouver with locations around the world. Our prestige ESL school offers different ESL classes and courses ranging from basic elementary and beginner levels to complete proficiency and advanced. As well as test preparation programs like IELTS and Cambridge CAE/FCE/CPE. Contact EC Language Centres today to book your free trial lesson and experience the orange carpet yourself! Thank you everyone for joining us on the #SundayExperience. Don’t forget to share your time in Canada with us on social media using the hashtags  #ecvancouver and #ecexperience

Welcome to Canada! May 5th New Students

Welcome to Canada and Vancouver! EC Vancouver is happy to welcome and introduce many students from around the world! We all met together on Sunday morning and enjoyed a lovely walking tour around downtown Vancouver. The students got to know more about the city, culture, rules and important places that they might visit or simply need so that they are more aware. After the tour, we all had lunch together at WhiteSpot which is a BC based restaurant and a local favorite. Students have the opportunity to make friends and meet other people from around the globe. EC Languages Centre is an English school in Vancouver that offers ESL classes and courses ranging from basic elementary to complete proficiency as well as test preparation programs like Cambridge and IELTS. We provide state of the art ESL classes and student experience so that you can learn to your highest potential. Contact EC Language Centres today to book your free trial lesson and experience the orange carpet yourself! Thank you everyone for joining the #SundayExperience so don’t forget to share your experience in Canada with us on social media using the hashtags #ecexperience and #ecvancouver

Meet Our New Students! April 29th

Hello, hello new students! Welcome to EC Vancouver and British Columbia!   As a part of our orange carpet experience, we meet on Sunday and then have lunch together at White Spot. Having lunch together with new students is a great opportunity for them to learn more about Canadian culture first hand and meet new friends. Thank you everyone for joining the #SundayExperience. Don’t forget to share your experience on social media using the hashtags #ecexperience and #ecvancouver. We hope you enjoy your stay and make lots of beautiful memories! EC Vancouver is an English school in Vancouver that offers ESL classes and courses ranging from basic elementary to complete proficiency as well as test preparation programs like Cambridge and IELTS. Contact us today at any locations to book your free trial lesson and experience the orange carpet yourself!

Welcome New Students! April 21st

Meet our new students! EC Vancouver is happy to welcome and introduce many students from around the world! We all met together on Sunday morning and enjoyed a lovely walking tour around downtown Vancouver. After the tour, we all had lunch together at WhiteSpot which is a BC based restaurant and a local favorite. New students have the opportunity to make friends and meet other people from around the globe. EC Vancouver is an English school in Vancouver that offers ESL classes and courses ranging from basic elementary to complete proficiency as well as test preparation programs like Cambridge and IELTS. We provide state of the art ESL classes and student experience so that you can learn to your highest potential. Contact EC Language Centres today to book your free trial lesson and experience the orange carpet yourself! Thank you everyone for joining the #SundayExperience don’t forget to share your experience on social media using the hashtags #ecexperience and #ecvancouver