Youth Programs – Vancouver Summer Camp

Vancouver Summer Camp

ELS is pleased to offer both Summer and Winter Youth Programs in Canada!


ELS Youth Programs offer a fun and interactive approach to learning English. Classes have weekly themes that focus on areas of interest to young people. These include popular culture, music, technology, and food and health. Vancouver offers a lively environment where you can build important English and life skills.

Tuition and Homestay Cost

For program costs, start dates and admission policies please see Youth Program Application

Sample Class Schedule

Actual Activities are Subject to Change

9:00 – 10:40 Structure Practice and Journal
10:40 – 10:50 Break
10:50 –12:10 Canadian Culture
12:10 – 12:50 Lunch
12:50 – 3:30 Educational Field Trip (Included)

Camp Dates

Summer Program runs from June 29, 2015 to August 10, 2015; weekly intakes every Monday.

Course Curriculum

Weekly themes that focus on areas of interest to young people, including popular culture, music, food and health, and technology.

Included activities and excursions

There is an educational field trip every Wednesday afternoon and a social activity every Friday afternoon. Both are included in the price of the program. Other activities such as overnight trips to Victoria or day trips to Whistler are available at additional cost.

Accommodations and Meal Plan

Homestay; other accommodations can be arranged. All homestay participants must be full-board (three meals per day)

Other Complimentary Features

ELS t-shirt and Certificate of Attendance. Internet access included free of charge (if requested at application) for Homestay participants.

Summer Youth Program Popular Activities

  • Mount Seymour Ski/Snowboard Trip
  • Kayaking at Bowen Island
  • Overnight Trip to Victoria
  • Day Trip to Whistler
  • Picnic at Kits Beach
  • Sports Day at Ambleside Beach
  • Rocky Mountains Trip
  • Vancouver Aquarium