Tamwood International College is a privately owned group of companies specializing in:
1. English language programs for adults, offering a range of general and International business English programs including University pathway programs to over 20 partner Colleges and Universities in Canada and the US with specialized agreements for Tamwood graduates.
2. Junior seasonal camps, (summer and winter), offering English classes, sports, recreational and cultural activities and exciting excursions.
3. Tamwood Careers Ltd. a vocational and career college located in Vancouver, Canada which offers a cooperative, vocational education program leading to a certificate in Communication for the International Work Place. Vocational courses are combined with a coop work placement term to give students the practical skills that employers are seeking in the international customer services industries.
With campuses in Vancouver, Whistler, Toronto and others in the US, Tamwood International College offers students, small schools in unique study locations, professional and friendly instructors and staff, free personal coaching, community engagement/involvement opportunities and a wide representation of students from over 50 countries.
Essential English Skills
You will learn and practice all the skills you need to understand and communicate in English — Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing, Pronunciation, as well as Vocabulary, Idioms, and Grammar. In addition, you will learn the common phrases and expressions that native speakers use. By integrating all these skills, you will achieve all-round English competence so that you can both understand and communicate more naturally. Offered at levels 2-7.
English for Real Life
Who doesn’t need more practice? In this class you will put into practice the skills learned in morning classes. Interactive activities include conversation, discussion, debate, and role play. You will read about, listen to, research and write about issues of personal, local, social, and global interest. You will use authentic media: radio and TV, newspapers and magazines, telephone, email, and internet. These classes are fun and very popular. The focus is on fluency and functional communication skills.
- Conversation, Pronunciation & Vocabulary (Available for Levels 3-7)
- Listening & Speaking (Available for Levels 3-7)
- Reading & Writing (Available for Levels 3-7)
- Business English (Available for Levels 4-7)
Since 1993, Tamwood International Camps has been offering world-class instruction, lots of fun and a warm welcome to young people from around the globe at its summer and winter camp programs in the USA and Canada.
Your child will gain confidence, character, a sense of adventure and curiosity and skills to give them an edge in this competitive world. Tamwood Camps are not just a vacation; they’re fun with a purpose – to improve your child’s future. Whatever your child dreams about, with the skills they gain at Tamwood, they can make their dreams come true.
Tamwood Camps are about learning, discovering, embracing what life has to offer, becoming the best you can be and at the same time creating amazing memories that will last forever.
- English and Activity Camps for Juniors
- Outdoor Leadership Camp
- Family English and Activity Camp
- Closed Group Study Tours