TESOL: TESOL International Association’s mission is to
advance professional expertise in English language teaching and learning for speakers of other
languages worldwide. Our membership and our attendance to conferences allow our staff to deepen
their knowledge of the field.
NAFSA: This is an association of International Educators dedicated to
international education and exchange. As members, we have access to a diverse collection
of resources, communities, and professional development.
ACCET: This is an association of International Educators dedicated to
ACCET is an accrediting body for continuing education. It seeks to improve educational
standards, policies, and procedures. ILSC is committed to high standards and as such,
our relationship to ACCET makes us accountable and allows us to demonstrate this to our students.
ILSC San Francisco is the only location accredited by ACCET.
AAIEP: Also known as English USA, it promotes and supports ethical and
professional standards for intensive English programs in the U.S.; communicates and
champions the value of English language study; enhances the visibility of member programs;
and fosters professional development among members. ILSC attends the association mixers
and sees them as an opportunity to connect with other IEP professionals, and we participate in their annual professional workshops.
BPPE: This bureau is run by the California's department of Consumer
Affairs and requires that all private schools be licensed by them. We have been licensed to operate since May 2012.
Languages Canada: Languages Canada is Canada's premier language organization representing
language programs in both of Canada's official languages: English and French. Membership is limited to
member programs, both public and private, which meet the rigorous standards of the association and who
are committed to upholding them.
Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal: ILSC is a member of the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal. The BTMM is the
voice of the business community and of the people of Greater Montreal for all aspects of
their economic growth and prosperity, and serves as a catalyst and unifying body for the
driving forces of the Montreal economy. The Board of Trade is actively engaged in key
sectors of economic development.
Emploi Québec: ILSC Montreal is accredited by Emploi Québec as a professional language training center.
IELTS: All 3 ILSC Canada campuses (Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal) are IELTS test centers accredited by the British Council.
TEF / TEFAQ: ILSC Montreal is a TEF / TEFAQ test center accredited by the Chamber of Trade of Paris.