GV Calgary Accreditation
IALC (International Association of Language Centres)
IALC language schools provide language immersion training through thousands of high-quality courses for all ages, levels and needs.
IALC is an international non-profit association that for close to 35 years has been accrediting independent language centres that teach the language of their country. As well as outstanding teaching standards and service, IALC language schools have individual character and a real connection with their local community.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) measures the language proficiency of people who want to study or work where English is used as a language of communication. It uses a nine-band scale to clearly identify levels of proficiency, from non-user (band score 1) through to expert (band score 9).
IELTS treats all test takers with the utmost fairness and respect by actively avoiding cultural bias, and accepting all standard varieties of native-speaker English, including North American, British, Australian and New Zealand English.
Cambridge Assessment English
Cambridge English Qualifications are in-depth exams that make learning English enjoyable, effective and rewarding.
Assessment helps schools and students to reach the highest standards. As language learning can be a long process, it’s important to have regular milestones to aim for – our exams provide focus and pace to keep students motivated, every step of the way.
Languages Canada is Canada’s national language education association representing more than 210 private and public members that offer accredited English and French programs Accreditation – Quality Assurance is a critical element of Languages Canada. All member schools are required to be accredited under one internationally recognized and comprehensive scheme. The Accreditation Scheme operates at arm’s length, is transparent, confidential, and maintains the integrity and rigour of Languages Canada’s standards and processes. Each level of review is done by a different member of a team of highly qualified, independent professionals.