English Language Services

Stage 1 & 2 English classes

English Language Services

Stage 1 & 2 English classes run every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

This is a provincially-funded language training program to assist newcomers who cannot access federally-funded language classes.



LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada)

The Regina Open Door Society LINC program is funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). This program provides quality, settlement-based English language training to adult refugees and immigrants to help them adapt to life in Regina and use English in their everyday activities.

To be eligible for the LINC program at the Regina Open Door Society clients must:

  • be a permanent resident or Convention Refugee;
  • be eighteen (18) years or older;
  • be assessed at levels Literacy to CLB 4 on the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) Placement Test  

This program offers full-time day, part-time morning, afternoon classes Monday to Friday as well as evening classes that are held Monday through Thursday.

Clients participating in day-time LINC classes have access to RODS Child Care and transportation services based on need.

For more information about LINC classes, please contact:

English Language Services (ELS)

1855 Smith Street
Regina, SK, S4P 2N5
Telephone: (306) 352-4600

Student Coordinator’s direct line: (306) 791-6140