Application Process

Application Process

To register for individual courses
This can be done through the Registrar’s Office with the 5-digit CRN number for the course that you would like to take. You can register online, or by phone, fax, mail, or at the College, see the main registration page for details. Fees must be paid at the time of registration. Seats are limited for individual courses.

To apply for the full certificate program
Applications are accepted for September start date. There are limited seats available in this program, so please apply early. You will be contacted within two days about the status of your application.

  • Complete the application form and submit through the Fee Payment Portal with the application fee.
  • Prepare supporting documents: a copy of your current resume, including relevant work history (paid and/or volunteer) 
  • The CDPC Program due to unforeseen circumstances may be altered, rescheduled or cancelled at the discretion of the Program Coordinator or Langara College Continuing Studies. The decision to proceed, postpone or cancel will be made in consultation with the student at least five (5) business days prior to the commencement of the course.
  • Submit or e-mail your supporting documents to:

    Yasmin Virji
    Langara College Continuing Studies 
    601 West Broadway
    Vancouver, BC V5Z 4C2
    Tel: 604-218-1783

Please do not send original copies since they won’t be returned. To expediate your application, scanned copies are accepted via e-mail. You will hear from us within two days upon receiving your application. 

English Language Proficiency
Applicants should have good command of spoken and written English skills. Below are some recommendations for English Language Proficiency if English is not your first language: 

  • IELTS (Academic) 6.0 overall with no band less than 6.0 
  • TOEFL (internet-based) with a total score of 80 or higher, and a minimum of 22 in Listening, 22 in Reading, 21 in Speaking, and 21 in Writing
  • Successful completion of LEAP Level 8
  • Successful completion of B.C. Grade 12 English or Communications 12 or equivalent
  • Successful completion of a post-secondary level English or Communications course for which Langara College awards transfer credit.
  • LET (Langara English Test) Level 2 

Should you have questions or concerns about your English language proficiency, we encourage you to contact the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Test Centre.