Winnipeg English Language Assessment and Referral Centre

At WELARC, we help newcomers access language classes. We can refer you to English or French classes where you can work on improving your language skills for work, education, and life in Canada. 

We use the Canadian Language Benchmark Placement Test (CLBPT) and the Batterie de tests de classement des niveaux de compétence linguistiques canadiens (BTC-NCLC).

Before you make an appointment at WELARC, read these common questions.

To register for an appointment, you can:

We will return your phone call or email as soon as possible.


Bring your:


**Please note, if you are seeking a referral to new classes, please DO NOT send your LINC certificate by e-mail. You can bring it in person and we can scan a copy for you.**