Participate in a program specifically designed for your group of students and adapted to fit your group's study goals.
Specialized Tours can be arranged for groups of 12-14 students throughout the year (except the period from December 12 through January 3).
For example, Selkirk College has created specialized programs for groups interested in English Language acquisition, jewelry making, Early Childhood Education or TESOL instruction. In the past, such programs have included visits to local daycare centres as well as some theory on Educational methods in Canada.
Contact us to ask about specific programs of study.
For a general language based program, students take core classes in English reading, writing, grammar and communication. Typically, classes run from 9-12 each day. Additional courses in specific subjects can be arranged on request.
Afternoons consist of a combination of activities and studies depending on the day. Activities included in the afternoons may include: canoeing, hiking, local tours, Art day, golf, tennis, white-water rafting, skiing etc.
Location Summer tours may have the option of having classes in Nelson or Castlegar.
Number of Students
You must have a group of 12-14 students to book a specialized tour.
Additional groups of 12-14 can be accommodated as requested and if transportation/ accommodation allows.
Summer: June – August
Fall Semester: September 4-December 12 (no tours between Dec 12-Jan 3)
Winter Semester: January 3-April 12
Spring Semester: April 29-July 30