Award-winning English Language School

Delivering 5 Star Experience

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 providing quality and professional English classes for students from more than 95 countries, connecting each and everyone to the world with English.

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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 2016 Schedule

View photos from CSLI's Monthly Graduation Parties

Diploma Programs

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 >
      English for Effective Communication class Vancouver

      English for Effective Communication

      This class is intended to help participants improve their fluency and become confident speaking in front of a group. Whether you are responsible for teaching new skills, managing a project, leading a team or demonstrating a product, this course will develop the skills you need to feel confident using English in your professional life. Learn more >

      Blog Posts

      Fernando's Business English Program

      Benefiting from CSLI’s Business Program

      My name is Fernando. I am 19 and I’m from Brazil. In my country, I’m studying at a university and my major is Administration. At the moment, I have left my course to come to Canada to learn English and then, when I go back to Brazil, my chances of getting a good job may Read more…

      CSLI Soccer Team

      Experiencing a New World Through Soccer

      Experiencing a New World Through Soccer Playing for the CSLI’s soccer team for me was an unique experience, I have never played with so many different nationalities in the same team before. For me it was more than just playing soccer, I learnt respect and how to deal with  different cultures in a challenging situation. Read more…

      Have you ever gone skydiving?

      It sounds interesting and even exciting, doesn’t it?  I could say it was the best experience ever. From now on, I would like to talk about one of my bucket list items I’ve just marked off. A couple of weeks ago, as you may have heard, some of my CSLI friends went skydiving. We had Read more…