Do you want to practice your English conversation skills? The Talk English Cafe® provides newcomers with an opportunity to enhance and refine their English conversation and workplace communication skills in an informal, café-type setting. These English conversation sessions help participants build fundamental communication skills needed to succeed in the Canadian workplace. Through activities led by a qualified ESL instructor, as well as informal group discussions, participants learn to engage in small talk, work effectively in teams, and gain an understanding of Canadian workplace culture. Participants also practice and enhance their pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary.

For upcoming Talk English Cafe® sessions, visit the events calendar.

Program Components

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  • Drop-in sessions of Talk English Café are offered at ACCES Brampton, Mississauga, Newmarket, North York, Scarborough, and Toronto locations. *Currently, sessions are only being offered virtually
  • Sessions are offered regularly each week
  • Practice your English conversation skills in a relaxed setting
  • Learn workplace communication skills, such as engaging in small talk, understanding cultural differences and building relationships with colleagues/managers

This program is sponsored by TD.

Program Benefits

  • Benefit from the guidance of qualified English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) instructor who helps you improve your pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary
  • Enhance your English conversation skills through informal discussion, interaction with others and trainer-directed activities

Program Eligibility

  • This is open to anyone looking to improve their English Communication skills

Program Fees

There is no fee associated with this program.

Financial supports are available as you are completing the training for this program.