Language Assessment and Referral

There are assessment and referral centres around Alberta. These centres can test your language level using the Canadian Language Benchmarks and some can provide referral information about programs. The Calgary and Edmonton centre websites also have ESL Directories that list course information.


Immigrant Language and Vocational Assessment-Referral Centre (ILVARC)
1401, 910-7th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2P 3N8
Telephone: 403-262-2656
Fax: 403-294-1173


Language Assessment, Referral and Counselling Centre (LARCC)
10709-105 Street
Edmonton, AB T5H 2X3 
Telephone: 780-424-3545


Southern Alberta Language Assessment Services Ltd. (SALAS Ltd)
300, 515 Seventh Street South
Lethbridge, AB T1J 2G8
Telephone: 403-328-4811
Toll free: 1-888-329-4811

Medicine Hat

Karen Ziemann Consultants
Please call to make an appointment: 403-527-5062
Mailing address: 1657-31 Street South East
Medicine Hat, AB T1A 8J9