How to schedule an Institutional CanTEST at the LTC

There are frequent CanTEST sessions held at the LTC. The wait period to write a CanTEST is fairly short, usually no longer than a few weeks.

For questions about assessments, please send an email to

To schedule a CanTEST at the LTC, call 204-945-6151.

The receptionist will ask you a few questions, such as:

  • Have you had an English language test before? (When? What were your scores?)
  • Are you attending an ESL program now?
  • What program are you applying for?

She can also tell you some important information, such as:

These are the things you need to bring on the day of your test:

  • Photo ID, such as driver’s licence, Permanent Resident card, or passport
  • Copies of previous test scores (if they are available)
  • Reading glasses, if you need them
  • Water bottle, if you need it