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Rafael, from Brazil

"I went to the Rocky Mountains, I really enjoyed it there, I met a lot of friends in Vancouver English Centre (VEC). It think it's good for me."

Esmeralda, from Mexico

"...it's cool because in the classroom, there's not another Mexican, so I have to speak English"


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Improve your English language skills as a family. Children’s English-language program alongside adult learning courses.

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This program helps intermediate-level speakers passionate about skiing and snowboarding improve their English.


Vancouver English Centre

Our primary goal is to provide English programs and services that fulfill the needs of students of various abilities and diverse backgrounds. VEC offers flexible schedules to meet everyone’s needs. Students can improve their Grammar and Communication skills, pronunciation, or specialize in business programs. Students can also prepare for the IELTS, TOEFL, and TOEIC tests quickly with one of our well-structured test preparation courses. With 14 levels of carefully designed curriculum of English language skills, we ensure that all students learn efficiently and at their own pace. All of our teachers have recognized English language teaching credentials and are certified by Languages Canada. VEC is located in the trendy Yaletown district of downtown Vancouver. Large, modern, and well-equipped, our campus includes fifty classrooms, computer and media labs, a large dining hall, and recreation lounges. VEC has formal articulation agreements with over forty Canadian and International universities and colleges. Our students can enjoy our social, sports, and sightseeing activities after school, every day. They can also experience the Vancouver lifestyle in a homestay with a Canadian host family! Since 1993, VEC has welcomed over sixty thousand students to practice the highest standard of English language learning possible. At VEC, we’re proud to offer English for Everyone.
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Vancouver English CentreThursday, June 23rd, 2016 at 1:10pm
Cloudy days are also good days to bike along the seawall. #VECStudents
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Vancouver English Centre shared Car Free Day Vancouver: Commercial Drive's post.Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 at 9:30am
Car Free Day Commercial Drive!

Want to be part of events like this? Come to the Activities desk and talk to us!
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Vancouver English CentreSaturday, June 18th, 2016 at 2:22pm
Celebrating after a big win for Colombia!
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Vancouver English Centre at Boston Pizza Stadium District.Saturday, June 18th, 2016 at 12:07pm
Our Colombian students are excited for the soccer game vs Peru! Who is your prediction to win today?
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Vancouver English Centre shared Car Free Day Vancouver: Commercial Drive's post.Saturday, June 18th, 2016 at 9:13am
There's still time to register as a volunteer.

Car Free Day is one of the largest events in the city. You'll have an amazing time, be it volunteering or just attending the event.

#VECStudents #CarFreeYVR
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Car Free Day Vancouver: Commercial Drive
Why volunteer for Car Free Day? Listen for yourself, and check out what you can expect at this Sunday's amazing festivities. Sign UP! http://bit.ly/1Ok1e5D
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