About Brooks Community Adult Learning Council

Brooks Community Adult Learning Council (BCALC) is a non-profit organization, which provides ESL instructions to immigrants, refugees and Temporary Foreign Workers as well Employability Enhancement Skills and General interest courses to the wider community. We are also a partner in the delivery of Adult Basic Literacy program.


We are a community leader with 10 years of solid experience in delivering  a high quality English as Second Language (ESL) program. We pride ourselves in delivering these services in a warm, caring, and professional environment to a multicultural and multilingual clientele.


BCALC is located on the ground floor of the Interpipeline building at 303 8th Street East.

Our student population number approximately 160. Students originate from  countries such  as  China, Columbia, Congo, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mauritania, Mexico, Somalia, Sudan, Ukraine etc. We offer 8 classes of Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) and 2 ESL classes each day and which are taught by our very capable and experienced instructors. 

Intermediate Computer Class (Mornings)

January 11, 18, 25, and Feb 1, 2019 from 9:30am to 11:30am at BCALC in Brooks

CELPIP Preparation Class

January 11 to March 29, 2019 at BCALC in Brooks

Intermediate Computer Class (Evenings)

March 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26 and 28, 2019 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm at BCALC in Brooks

Other Services