INTRODUCTION // CALGARY SCHOOL
There is no substitute for personalized instruction from recognized experts. This is why so many people from around the world choose Omnicom School of Languages. We have a variety of programs to suit all your needs, a homestay program for you to experience North American culture and lifestyle, and exciting and fun activities to guarantee a rich and fulfilling experience. Just consider some of these advantages:
At Omnicom our staff is committed to making your stay a memorable and rewarding experience – this does not stop at the classroom door! Our staff is dynamic and ready to help students in all aspects of their academic and extra-curricular programs. We take great care in recruiting staff of the highest professional calibre. All of our teachers are certified English language instructors. Many have multi-cultural backgrounds and have taught abroad as well.
Omnicom schools provide a friendly "Family Atmosphere" where personal attention is given to each student. The schools offer small class sizes, a kitchen and student lounge, a computer lab with FREE high-speed cable Internet, self-study software and practice TOEFL tests and self-study rooms available in the afternoon. At Omnicom Toronto, there is a video room and videos/DVDs available for students to use after classes. At Omnicom Calgary, there is a fitness centre in the building FREE for Omnicom students as well as an internet cafe.
Our staff is always on hand to assist with a smooth and successful transition into Canadian life. A counsellor is always ready to assist in any way, including choosing the right program, extending a study visa, applying for university, or finding an apartment. A 24 hour hotline gives our students access to help whenever required.
4. HISTORY AND EXPERIENCE
Founded in 1974, Omnicom School of Languages has been successfully helping students achieve their academic and professional goals for more than 30 years. Omnicom Calgary was established in 1997.
Omnicom is a member of several educational governing bodies.
Conveniently located in a bright, modern building
Our new school is situated on the main floor of the Atrium 2 building in an excellent city-centre (downtown) location. There are many bus stops in front and we are just 1 minute from the City Train (subway) service, which is free throughout the whole downtown area. The school is close to Calgary Central Library as well as to a huge indoor shopping complex, a unique indoor tropical park, theatres, cinemas and restaurants. Close by, there is the beautiful Prince's Island Park on the Bow River, the Millennium Skate Park and access to 250 kms. of jogging, cycling and roller-blading paths that run all over the city. We are only 20 minutes from Calgary International Airport.
Calgary , home of the XV Winter Olympic Games and situated at the foot of the magnificent Rocky Mountains, is now the second most important Canadian business centre with a population of just under 1 million people. Calgary is safe, clean, modern and prosperous and is filled with exceptionally friendly people who know just how to make you feel welcome!