Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Short Term Studies with TRU's International Training Centre

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For over 25 years, Thompson Rivers University (TRU) has been delivering customized training programs of the highest calibre, earning us worldwide recognition. Our intensive, short-term programs are strategically balanced to maximize learning opportunities while allowing participants enough time to gain an appreciation of Canadian culture and participate in carefully selected activities. The result is a rich and rewarding experience that will last a lifetime.

We offer open enrolment programs and customized programs all designed to meet the goals of participants. Our open enrolment programs offer the most popular features perfected over decades of running summer and winter camp programs, resulting in a highly motivating and fun learning environment. In addition, we work closely with international partners, governments, educational institutions and businesses to develop programs tailored to the needs of the client.

Many of our customized programs include an English language studies component. We build on the diverse range of programming offered at Thompson Rivers University to develop programs that meet the specific needs of our partners. Our program delivery is versatile. We can deliver programs on our campus or overseas at a location that suits the needs of our program participants.

Common features

Regardless of the specifications for each program, all of the programming we provide has the following elements in common:

  • Student-centred instruction
  • Customized, content-based curriculum
  • Exciting cultural and recreational activities
  • Experienced TESL certified instructors
  • Integrated skills
  • Communicative learning
  • Flexible options for assessment
  • A safe, supportive learning environment
  • An intercultural campus
  • Small class sizes
  • Exit surveys to monitor and ensure quality