Citizenship Learning Centre
Go to mississaugalibrary.ca/eresources
- Click on the letter "L" and then click on "Learning Express"
- Look for the Citizenship Learning Center.
- Follow the prompts to two instantly-scored practice tests.
- To test yourself:
2.add a test to My Center, and
3.take the test and score the results.
Go to citizenshipcounts.ca/
Earn badges while you learn about the benefits of Canadian citizenship, how to apply, study for your test, and take online citizenship quizzes.
Go to http://citizenshipchallenge.ca/
All the Citizenship Challenge quizzes and learning resources are available for free and in either official language. The Challenge quiz asks the same types of questions newcomers must answer when becoming citizens.
Toronto Public Library
Go to www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/new-to-canada/citizenship.jsp
Richmond Public Library
Go to www.yourlibrary.ca/citizenship/
Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC), September 28, 2012: applicants must provide objective evidence that they meet the language requirement, achieving the Canadian Language Benchmark 4 in speaking and listening, when they file their Citizenship application.
- Applicants will be required to submit acceptable evidence, such as:
- results of a CIC-approved third-party test; or
- evidence of completion of secondary or post-secondary education in English or French;or
- evidence of achieving the appropriate language level in certain government-funded language training programs (e.g. LINC).
- The Library can offer help on two third-party tests:
- CELPIP General (Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program General test); or
- IELTS – General training (International English Language Testing System); or
For a complete list of CIC-approved tests, go to www.cic.gc.ca/english/helpcentre/answer.asp?q=572&t=5
CLARS Language Assessment Centres provide free English/French language assessments and referrals to classes for eligible immigrants seeking language training.
For Mississauga residents, please contact:
The Centre for Education & Training Language Assessment Centre.
Community Door, Sussex Centre
50 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Suite 300
Mississauga, ON L5B 3C2
Tel: 905-949-0049 ext. 1369
For a complete list of local LINC classes, check the Directory of Language Training Programs www.lincpeelhalton.com/Directory.pdf">.