Eligibility Guidelines

A CLB Assessment is required for free language training. These assessments are offered for free at CLARS Centres located across Halton. Call and book your appointment now.

Before you register for the course(s) at Merton, please make sure that you bring one of the following documents with you for verification.

Eligibility for Language Programs

  • A Canadian citizen
  • A permanent resident
  • A convention refugee
  • An approved provincial nominee
  • A foreign domestic worker

Documents Required for Verification

  • a Canadian citizenship card or a Canadian passport
  • a Permanent resident card
  • a refugee claimant document
  • a copy of nomination certificate
  • admitted under the live-in caregiver program (Canadian experience class document for temporary foreign workers Valid live-in caregiver work permit issued by CIC)

All applicants must be of legal school-leaving age (18 years old in Ontario)