IELTS Preparatory Courses & Official Testing Centre

Preparatory Courses

Our online IELTS Preparation Course is designed to help students prepare to take the IELTS Test. Details about the course and registration will be announced during the first week of January 2024. We thank you for your patience.

Upcoming Course Dates

IELTS Preparatory Course:

No upcoming courses for 2023 Winter.

If you are interested in taking the IELTS Preparatory Course in 2023 Spring and Summer, please contact:


Tuition: $250.00

Tuition is due 1 week before class begins. 

Tuition does not include IELTS test fee. You must register for the IELTS test separately. 
Tuition is payable in person at Financial Services (Thunder Bay campus), UC 0002. 

How to apply

Registration is temporarily closed until further notice.

IELTS Test Registration

We kindly ask that you do not contact Lakehead's English Language Centre about test dates, test registration or TRFs. We do not have access to this information. We are only the venue for the test. You can email with any questions you may have about testing. To register for an IELTS test in Thunder Bay at our location, click on the following link: IELTS Registration. If you do not see the test date, the test date has either been filled or not posted yet.

If you require to take the IELTS Academic test, please email directly. 

Message from ILSC IELTS Team

Computer Delivered IELTS is now available 7 days a week at ILSC Toronto (443 University Avenue). Please visit to register for a CD IELTS test. Results will be published online between 3-5 business days and Test Report Forms can be collected from the same address 7 days a week. 

Paper-Based IELTS tests are now offered in the following locations: 

  • ILSC Toronto, 443 University Avenue 
  • Maple Leaf Collegiate, 4002 Sheppard Ave E, Scarborough 
  • triOS College Business Technology Healthcare, 55 City Centre Dr 2nd floor, Mississauga 
  • triOS College Business Technology Healthcare, 252 Queen St E, Brampton 

If you would like to register for CELPIP test, please visit

If any of you want to transfer your Paper-Based IELTS to Computer Delivered IELTS, you can do so by sending us an email mentioned below. Please note that refund requests are taking significantly longer to process than normal. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Please do not contact any venues directly as they don't have any information regarding test dates. You can reach us by emailing to this address (we can't receive calls at the moment).