Accreditation - Quality Assurance

  • Quality Assurance is a critical element of Languages Canada. All member schools are required to be accredited under one internationally recognized and comprehensive scheme.
  • The Accreditation Scheme operates at arm's length, is transparent, confidential and maintains the integrity and rigour of Languages Canada's standards and process.
  • Each level of review done by different member of a team of highly qualified independent professionals. 

Six areas examined:

  • Student Services
  • Teaching Staff
  • Curriculum
  • Marketing and Promotion
  • Administration
  • Student Admissions

Accreditation Documents

Accreditation Process
Languages Canada Accreditation Application
LC Standard and Specifications
LC QA Scheme Auditor Checklist rev April 14 2014
Preliminary Review Documentation List
Teachers Qualifications - Standard and Specification
Summary of Teaching Qualifications
Template for Practicum Equivalence Letter
Homestay Resident Suitability Declaration
Declaration Regarding Suitability to Work with Minors
LC Best Practices for Handling Student Requests
LC Best Practices for Agents
Transfer of Ownership
Accreditation Appeals Procedure


Language Co-Op Accreditation Documents

Language Coop Program Application
Language Coop Program - Overview of Certification Process
Language Coop Program - Standards and Specifications
Language Coop Program - Auditor Checklist
Language Coop Program - Preliminary Submission Documents
List of Students - sample info for audit
List of Host Companies - sample audit info

Questions? Contact:

Orion Assessment Services of Canada Inc.


Toll Free:  +1 (877) 494-0477+1 (877) 494-0477