Georgian College

Site: Barrie Campus

Service: Occupation-Specific Language Training

Description (Service) Work-oriented language courses offered for free to internationally trained newcomers (see eligibility) * OSLT helps newcomers understand workplaces in Ontario and to clearly and effectively interact with customers, suppliers, financial officers and government officials, develop strong interviewing, networking and career-building communication skills 
OSLT for Business is a course targeted to individuals who have training or experience in running their own business, sales and marketing, accounting or finance, hospitality or project management
Service Details
Public Comments May 1, 2017 - A new session of Occupation-Specific Language Training (OSLT) Business will begin in October 2017, exact date to be decided * registration is open now * contact Joanne Pineda at or by phone at 705-728-1968, ext 1789 
OSLT classes are free, ESL type classes that focus on workplace language skills to help immigrants enter the workforce
Hours Evenings and online, call for more information
Dates OSLT Business: begins October, 2017
Areas Served Central Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
English at an intermediate level (Canadian Language Benchmarks 6 to 8) * Permanent resident or protected person
Application Call or email for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
1 Georgian Dr
Barrie, ON L4M 3X9
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Intersection Hwy 400 and Duckworth St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-728-1968 Ext 5329
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Primary Contact Patricia Whittington, Manager, Government & Employment Programs; Phone: 705-728-1968 ext 1080; Email:
Alternate Contact Joanne Pineda, Marketing and Recruiting; Phone: 705-728-1968 ext 1789

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