Study to improve your skills and possibilities!

Study to improve your skills and possibilities!

Study to improve your skills and possibilities!


Accelerate your integration in Québec by taking a full-time French course.

  • Courses offered for winter, spring, summer and fall session.
  • Financial assistance for participation, transportation and child care expenses.
Next session

BEGINNING: 3rd of october 2023 
END: 15th of december 2023

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • 30 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday
  • Day classes: from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm

Heritiana Aina

Liaison officer - French courses for immigrants

819 376-1721, ext. 2185


  • 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

Full-time French courses at the Cégep of Trois-Rivières are intended for immigrants 16 years of age and over who lives in the Mauricie region.
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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« I loved francisation at the Cégep of Trois-Rivières. I learned a beautiful language with good teachers, demanding but understanding and human. At first, I did not know a word of French and now I speak with several people. »

- Samahir, graduate

« Thanks to this francisation program, I was able to improve my oral and written communication in French. This allowed me to integrate more easily into Quebec culture. I thank the entire team for their great support and professionalism. »

- Jenny Marcela, graduate

« French is a beautiful language to learn. In addition, it facilitated my integration in Quebec. Thank you Cégep de Trois-Rivières. »

- Jose Vladimir, graduate

« Francisation was the best experience of my life. I was able to learn French with dynamic and friendly teachers. Now, I can more easily integrate Quebec society and continue my studies at Cégep de Trois-Rivières. »

- Maria, graduate

« Learning French at Cegep de Trois-Rivières is the best thing! »

- Rebecca, graduate

« Thank you to the Cégep de Trois-Rivières, thank you to the excellent instructors! »

- Shaima, graduate

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