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

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

BEGINNING: 4th of april 2023 
END: 16th of june 2023

Registration deadline

20th of february 2023

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • 6 or 12 hours a week
  • Morning or evening courses available
  1. CLICK HERE to open the form
  2. Fill out sections 1, 2 and 3.
  3. Date and sign sections 4 and 5.
  4. DO NOT FILL OUT the sections Réservée à l’administrationand Évaluation de classement (Réservé à l’administration)You will be contacted by phone for a placement test.
  5. Send this form by email to with the required documents:  
    • A legible copy of your immigration document (provide a two-sided copy for the permanent residence card).
    • Make sure to submit a complete application to avoid any processing delays. Your admission could be put on a waiting list.  

Heritiana Aina

Liaison officer - French courses for immigrants

819 376-1721, ext. 2185


  • Improvement of the lexicon, phonetics and grammar of the oral
    • Various topics that deal with professional, social, cultural and political daily life
  • Improved communication in writing
    • Comprehension of texts, writing of letters, summaries, opinion pieces, reading and writing strategies
Conditions of eligibility

Part-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 part-time French courses if you have one of the following immigration statuses:

  • obtained permanent residence;
  • authorized to submit an application for permanent residence from within Canada;
  • obtained asylum;
  • seeking asylum in Canada while settled in Québec;
  • holder of a temporary stay permit issued pending the granting of permanent residence or a Ministerial permit. Read the notice;
  • holder of a temporary stay permit as a temporary worker or foreign student;
  • holder of a Certificat de sélection du Québec (CSQ – Québec Selection Certificate). Read the notice;
  • Naturalized Canadian citizen.

To learn more about immigration statuses.

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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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