Government of New Brunswick

Overview

Service New Brunswick Linguistic Services offer Oral, Reading and Writing Language Proficiency Evaluations in English and in French.

Eligibility

Language evaluation services are available to employers (i.e. provincial government departments/agencies, organizations and institutions) and to members of the public.

Description

The Oral Language Proficiency Evaluation is an assessment of a person’s overall ability to communicate in English or in French in both professional and social settings. The Oral Language Proficiency Evaluation is carried out during the course of a 20 to 40 minute telephone conversation with an Evaluator. The telephone conversation is recorded for quality control purposes and is confidential.
The Reading Language Proficiency Evaluation is an assessment of proficiency in reading comprehension in English or in French. The duration of the evaluation is 90 minutes including administration time. The evaluation is available in hard copy only and is administered in person in various parts of the province, upon request.
The Writing Language Proficiency Evaluation is an assessment of proficiency in writing in English or in French. The duration of the evaluation is 75 minutes including administration time. The evaluation is available in hard copy only and is administered in person in various parts of the province, upon request.

If you wish to have a Language Proficiency Evaluation, you must send a completed Language Evaluation Application form to Service New Brunswick.

If accommodations because of a disability is required, you must send a completed Request for Accommodations for Linguistic Services to Service New Brunswick.

For additional information, please refer to Linguistic Services information *booklet

Contact: Linguistic Services at LS-SL@gnb.ca


Fees

Unless otherwise specified, Fees exclude the harmonized sales tax (HST).

Fee DescriptionRate in $Effective Date
YYYY-MM-DD
Oral60.00
Reading45.00
Writing45.00
Reassessment of the Recorded Oral Language Proficiency Evaluation30.00
Contact Information Email Location
Fredericton