Heartland International English School offers comprehensive English as a Second Language (ESL) programs for international learners. Heartland English programs are made to meet your learning needs – from beginner to advanced levels.

The Intensive English Program is a flexible ESL program focusing on improving your English ability.  The Semi-Intensive program is available for students who would like to study part-time.  For maximum English practice, the Super-Intensive program includes regular classes plus either an IELTS preparation class or a conversation class

    • Start any Monday and study any length of time (from one week to one year, or longer)
    • Classes Monday to Friday
    • Basic to advanced level instruction with a focus on all skills: reading, writing, listening and speaking
    • Students are placed in appropriate level based on the placement test on the first day of classes
    • For maximum student participation — Average 15 students per class. Maximum 25 students.
    • Weekly activities organized to allow students to use their English in a variety of real situations outside of the school
    • In-person students with a visitor or work authorization may study for up to six months.
    • On a student authorization, in-person students may study up to one year or longer.
    • Students studying online can complete their program online, including a Pathway program, provided their level is available.
  • Intensive (Full-Time)

    The Intensive Program Schedule: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and also includes an afternoon class each day dedicated to one specific skill. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 9:00 – 12:00…

    Semi-Intensive (Part-Time)

    The Semi-Intensive Program Day Schedule BOTH Locations: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm morning class  Regular Day Programs Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Morning Class (Multi-skill…

    Super-Intensive (Full-Time)

    The Super-Intensive Program Schedule: 9:00 am to 5:15 pm including an afternoon class each day dedicated to one specific skill and the choice of an IELTS Test Preparation Class or…

    Online Programs – Winnipeg

    Heartland Online – Winnipeg Only Schedule: Heartland Winnipeg regular programs are also available online. Semi-Intensive and Intensive for intermediate and advanced English level students. Students follow the same schedule as…

    Pathway Programs

    Heartland Pathway Program Schedule: Pathway Students can take either the Intensive or Super-Intensive Programs in person.   Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday   Super-Intensive       Intensive 9:00 –…
Heartland Approximate Equivalent
Entry Start Up 2 A1-A2 26-38 10-40 <4.0 <3 110-380
Intermediate 1 Start Up 3 A2-B1 38-52 40-50 4.0-4.5 4 380-520
Intermediate 2 Start Up 5 B1 52-70 50-60 4.5-5.5 5 520-700
Advanced 1 Start Up 6 B2 70-90 60-70 5.5-6.0 6-7 700-820
Advanced 2 Start Up 7/8 B2-C1 90-100 70-80 6.0-6.5 8-9 820-900

Advanced 3

(Winnipeg only)

Speak Out C1-C2 100-120 80-90 6.5 + 10-12 900 +