Part-time courses
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Part-time courses

Learn French in just a few hours a week! Institutions located close to you offer part-time French courses. All of the courses are offered to immigrants 16 years of age and over who live in Québec.

Conditions of eligibility

You are eligible for part-time French courses if you have one of the following immigration statuses:

  • obtained permanent residence;
  • authorized to submit an application for permanent residence from within Canada;
  • obtained asylum;
  • seeking asylum in Canada while settled in Québec;
  • holder of a temporary stay permit issued pending the granting of permanent residence or a Ministerial permit;
  • holder of a temporary stay permit as a temporary worker or foreign student and holder of a Certificat de sélection du Québec (CSQ – Québec Selection Certificate);
  • Naturalized Canadian citizen.


To learn more about immigration statuses


Upcoming sessions:

  • January 8, 2018 to March 25, 2018
  • April 3, 2018 to June 17, 2018


Printer-friendly version: 2017-2018 Annual course schedule (French - PDF, 689 Kb)


Part-time courses are offered by various educational organizations and institutions in several Montréal neighbourhoods as well as in other cities in Québec.

You must register directly with the institution where you want to take your course. You may be required to undergo a placement evaluation.

Choose your course in this offer: 2017-2018 annual schedule of part-time courses (French PDF, 57 Kb)

Contact the organization that is offering the course for information on how to register.

Financial assistance

You may be eligible to receive financial assistance to help cover child care expenses for your child.

This financial assistance is set at $7 per child, per day of training.

Find out about the conditions of eligibility for this financial assistance.

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