Accelerate your integration in Québec by taking a full-time French course. They are intended for immigrants 16 years of age and over who have been living in Québec and residing in Canada for 5 years or less.
March 31th, 2020
March 13th, 2019
- 30 hours per week
- Monday to Friday
- Day classes: from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm
for more INFORMATION
Liaison officer - French courses for immigrants
819 376-1721, ext. 2198
- 20 hours of French lessons per week: oral and written basic notions on various subjects that deal with everyday professional, social, cultural and political life.
- 10 hours of integration activities per week: become familiar with the geographical, historical and cultural characteristics of Quebec.
Conditions of eligibility
You are eligible for a full-time French course if your immigration status is one of the following:
- Permanent resident;
- Authorized to apply in Canada for permanent residence;
- Granted asylum;
- Holder of a temporary stay permit issued pending the granting of permanent residence or a Ministerial permit;
- Holder of a temporary stay permit as a temporary worker or foreign student. Read the notice;
- Holder of a Certificat d’acceptation du Québec (Québec Acceptance Certificate). Read the notice;
- Naturalized Canadian citizen.
To learn more about immigration status
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