Award-winning English Language School

Award wining English School for 5 years

CSLI is an award-winning English language school located in the trendy district of Yaletown in downtown Vancouver. We offer a wide variety of English courses for all levels. The CSLI Curriculum is designed to balance structure and choice for the students. Our English-Only Policy and active atmosphere make learning English fun and interesting!

Since 1992, CSLI has been "Uniting the World with English" for the purpose of inspiring everyone we touch to embrace their uniqueness, fulfill their potential and enrich themselves and the world.

Our mission is CARE, SHARE, LEARN and INSPIRE.

Come in for a Free Trial Lesson and find out what makes us so special!

Learn English While exploring Vancouver

You can explore beautiful Vancouver through CSLI's FREE Friday Activities.  A fantastic way to continue learning and practicing English outside of the classroom while enjoying the all what Vancouver and Canada has to offer.
FREE Friday Activities 2015 Schedule


View photos from 2015 CSLI Amazing Race Graduation Party

Diploma Programs

Business English Class Vancouver

Business English

This course is designed to improve students’ Business English vocabulary and help them gain confidence to communicate effectively in English in various business situations.... Learn more >
    English Listening & Pronunciation Class Vancouver

    Listening & Accent Reduction

    This class helps students with accent reduction, clear speaking, and listening comprehension, and thereby improving their overall communication skills... Learn more >

    Diploma Program Schedule

    MonthDiploma ProgramDate
    MAY 2015Business English4 weeks (May 04 – May 29)
    JUNE 2015English for Effective Communication (EEC)4 weeks (Jun 01 – Jun 26)
    AUGUST 2015Business English4 weeks (Aug 04 – Aug 28)
    SEPTEMBER 2015Listening & Accent Reduction - Basic IELTS Preparation (8 weeks)4 weeks  (Sep 08 – Oct 02) 8 weeks  (Sep 08 – Oct 30)
    OCTOBER 2015English for Effective Communication (EEC)4 weeks (Oct 05 – Oct 30)
    NOVEMBER 2015Listening & Accent Reduction - Advanced4 weeks (Nov 02 – Nov 27)

    Blog Posts


    My English Learning Experience at CSLI

    Helpful, friendly and knowledgeable staff; creative and open-minded teachers; dynamic classes… not only did I had the opportunity to considerably improve my English, but also get in touch with remarkably interesting people from different parts of the world. Thought provoking discussions and absolutely useful test tips – among many other things – made my time Read more…

    Jeff's class

    Interview with teacher Jeff

    CSLI holds higher standards for our teachers than any other school to ensure our students received the best classes and English learning experience. Our student newsletter features one teacher every month, so students can get to meet many of our professional, experienced, energetic and helpful English teachers.   Where are you from? I was born Read more…