Bright Language Test

Whether you are planning to study at a Canadian educational institution where English is the language of instruction or are looking for a quick and reliable way to find out your level of English (according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, or CEFRL), the Bright Language Test is an excellent option for proving that you have the language skills required.

 

Our language school provides the Bright Language Test – 2 skills (oral comprehension and written comprehension). The test costs $125 + taxes = $143.72. This amount is non-refundable or transferable.

 

Our testing takes place every other Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. The tests can be conducted in English or French and take place in person at our language school, located at 1435 Drummond Street, 5th floor (Peel metro).

 

Next available dates:

  • April 3 and 17
  • May 1st, 15 and 29
  • June 12 and 26
  • July 10 and 24
  • August 7 and 21
  • September 4 and 18
  • October 2, 16 and 30
  • November 13 and 27
  • December 11

To register for the Bright Language Test

  1. Registration must be submitted at least one week in advance.
  2. You must create an online profile before submitting your registration request. To create your profile – click here.
  3. Once you have created your profile, send us an email at infolang@ymcaquebec.org with three important pieces of information to continue the process:
    1. Specify that you have created your profile
    2. Specify the language to be tested
    3. Specify the date on which you wish to be tested
  4. You will then receive a confirmation email so you can send your payment.
  5. On the day of your test, please arrive 15 minutes early with valid ID (passport, driver’s license, health insurance card).

Bright Language Test Preparation Course

We offer online private and group Bright Language Test prep courses to prepare students for the test. This prep course provides students with a good command of the vocabulary, grammar, syntax, and listening strategies needed to achieve the desired score in speaking (oral comprehension) and writing (written comprehension)

To get more information, write to us at contact@ymcaquebec.org or call us at 514-687-9622 (Montreal) or 1-833-505-9622 (outside of Montreal).

The International Service for Spanish Language Assessment (SIELE)

SIELE

SIELE evaluates and certifies Spanish proficiency and is promoted by the Instituto Cervantes (IC), the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), the University of Salamanca (USAL), and the University of Buenos Aires. The YMCA International Language School is a testing centre for the SIELE exam.The exam can be taken online or in person.

Official Test Preparation Courses

Preparation course for the Test d’évaluation du français adapté pour le Québec (TEFAQ)

Evening course – in person

This course is aimed at individuals who need to pass the B2 level of the TEFAQ test. It helps learners improve their oral comprehension and expression to meet the language requirements to immigrate to Québec or for admission to a Francophone university.

 Monday and Wednesday | From 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (ET)

  • In-person
  • 2 classes per week
  • 42 hours of classes per session | 7 weeks
  • Price per session: $580

Placement Tests

The oral and written placement test are required if the school has not assigned you a level yet or if your last course was completed over 6 months ago.

Registration

Session starting July 8, 2024

Session starting September 9, 2024

Session starting November 4, 2024

Preparation course for the Test de français international (TFI)

Evening course – Online

This course is for people who need to present proof of French proficiency for admission to certain Québec universities.

 Monday and Wednesday | From 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Online
  • 2 classes per week
  • 42 hours of classes per session | 7 weeks
  • Price per session: $485

Placement Tests

The oral and written placement test are required if the school has not assigned you a level yet or if your last course was completed over 6 months ago.

Registration

Session starting July 8, 2024

Session starting September 9, 2024

Session starting November 4, 2024

Preparation course for the Test de connaissance du français (TCF)

Day course – In person / Evening course – Online

This course is for people who need to present proof of French proficiency for university admission or to immigrate to Canada.

Monday and Wednesday | From 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (ET)

  • In-person
  • 2 classes per week
  • 16 hours of classes per session | 4 weeks
  • Price per session: $300

Registration

Session starting July 29, 2024

Session starting September 3, 2024

Session starting September 30, 2024

Tuesday and Thursday | From 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Online
  • 2 classes per week
  • 42 hours of classes per session | 7 weeks
  • Price per session: $485

Registration

Session starting July 8, 2024

Session starting September 9, 2024

Session starting November 4, 2024

Placement Tests

The oral and written placement test are required if the school has not assigned you a level yet or if your last course was completed over 6 months ago.

Preparation course for the Test de connaissance du français pour le Québec (TCFQ)

Day course – In person / Evening course – Online

This course is for people who need to present proof of French proficiency for university admission or to immigrate to Canada or Québec.

 Monday and Wednesday | From 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (ET)

  • In-person
  • 2 classes per week
  • 42 hours of classes per session | 7 weeks
  • Price per session: $580

Registration

Session starting July 8, 2024

Session starting September 9, 2024

Session starting November 4, 2024

Tuesday and Thursday | From 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. (ET)

  • Online
  • 2 classes per week
  • 42 hours of classes per session | 7 weeks
  • Price per session: $485

Registration

Session starting July 8, 2024

Session starting September 9, 2024

Session starting November 4, 2024

Placement Tests

The oral and written placement test are required if the school has not assigned you a level yet or if your last course was completed over 6 months ago.

Official Test Preparation Courses

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Preparation Course

Our IELTS Prep course trains students to develop their academic English proficiency in preparation for the IELTS exam, which is an admission prerequisite for certain universities. It also prepares students to take the General IELTS test needed for immigration and employment purposes.

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Preparation Course

In our TOEFL Prep course, students receive strategies and tips to develop four key skills: reading, listening, speaking, and writing. With regular, detailed feedback from highly qualified instructors, the course prepares students for academic English proficiency at the university level and helps learners who wish to enrich their advanced English vocabulary and improve their critical thinking skills.

Test for English for International Communication (TOEIC) Preparation Course

Our TOEIC Prep course helps learners develop the language proficiency required for professional and career development in an international environment. Proficiency levels demonstrate communication mastery in English within the business, commerce, and industrial fields.

You can contact us by phone at 514 687-9622 (Montreal) and at 1 833 505-9622 (outside Montreal).