Immigrants Working Centre
Language Training

During COVID-19 all Immigrants Working Centre services and programs are being offered virtually or over the phone. More details about specific programs can be found on the website.

Provides Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) in a welcoming environment, facilitated by certified LINC instructors.

Our LINC program offers classes for levels 1 to 7, and Literacy at three locations in Hamilton. Full-time, part-time and evening classes are available. Day-time classes include free services for children aged six months to five years. Bus tickets may be available for those who qualify.

Classes are available for men and women, as well as, women-only.


LINC – Fast Track To Work

LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) Literacy to Level 7

LINC Intensive Communication for Work

LINC Academic & Business English

LINC is offered in multiple locations:

1119 Fennell Ave E #236 - 905-387-1100

182 Rebecca Street - 905-525-9676

8 Main Street East - 905-529-5209

8 Main St E Unit 101
Hamilton, ON
L8N 1E8
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Classes : 9:15 am-12 noon and/or 1 pm-3:15 pm
Dates: Ongoing intake of students year-round. Summer program.
Phone: 905-529-5209 x233


Age 18 years and older; Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees.


Register by phone, by calling location of your choice. Register online:




Not Accessible


English; French; Italian; Spanish; Polish; Arabic; Mandarin; Punjabi; Urdu; Hindi; Filipino (Tagalog & Ilocano); Croatian; Serbian; Additional Languages Spoken - Amharic; Karen; Cantonese;

Primary Contact Person

Wasan Mohamad, LINC Coordinator - Downtown

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit;Registered Charity

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