Private Online English Tutoring Program

One-on-one online tutoring, customized to your personal learning needs.

The Private Online English Tutoring Program is perfect if you:

  • Want to work one-on-one with an ESL teacher, who will focus on your specific English language needs
  • Have one or two skills on a standardized English test that haven't met the College admission requirement
  • Need a stronger English foundation before joining a group-based class

Private tutoring for your specific needs

The Private Online English Tutorial Program allows will help you improve your English skills in a targeted manner in a shorter time period.

You can select your start date for taking the program, as well as the skills you'd like to improve - so the tutoring is tailored to your personal learning needs.

Check out your English level and determine what level and skill(s) you can focus on.  

Program features

  • Focus on the skills you need to be successful: choose from Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing, and/or Grammar
  • Flexible schedule for online activities
  • Individual learning sessions with highly qualified TESOL-certified teachers in Canada
  • 24 hours of live sessions to be completed in 4 weeks
  • Interactive practice with your tutor one-on-one
  • Additional learning support through self-study assignments
  • High-quality curricula on a user-friendly unique e-learning platform
  • Opportunity to take the Duolingo English Test upon completion of the tutorial program to determine if you meet the English proficiency requirement for a college program at SLC.
  • Save on living costs while improving English online through a Canadian public college

Tutor qualifications

  • TESOL-certified teachers
  • Experience in virtual teaching and tutoring
  • Skilled in teaching students from all over the world

Program start date

The program starts based on your availability and tutors.

The program follows Canadian holidays and North American Eastern Standard Time (EST).

Program fee

1 POET $1305

2 POET $2320

3 POET $3045

The program fee includes:

  • 15 hours of independent study per week
  • 24 hours (typically 6 hours per week) of individual virtual learning with a tutor in Canada
  • E-learning materials offered by SLC
  • Connection to an academic program
  • Personalized feedback on weekly assessments/assignments
  • Duolingo English Test to determine placement into the IEOC program

If you are unsure how many POET packages you might need, a Duolingo Test Results can be assessed to determine how many packages are sufficient to reach your language goals. 

Program contacts

Students in Canada:

Students outside of Canada: find the SLC International Office near you