LAS Language Assessment Services of Nova Scotia  

About Us

Language Assessment Services of NS (LASNS) is a licensed Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) language assessment centre. LASNS is a team of certified and experienced language assessors and language education counsellors.

Using the Canadian Language Benchmarks, we provide assessment and language education counselling and referrals.

You are eligible for a language assessment and to participate in a variety of English language learning classes if you are:

  • A Canadian permanent resident
  • A Canadian citizen born abroad
  • A Protected person, as defined in Section 95 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • A Nova Scotia Nominee – a foreign national and their dependents who have been nominated (received Certificate of Nomination) under the Nova Scotia Nominee Program
  • Individuals awaiting statutory CIC checks – an individual who has been selected, in Canada or overseas, to become permanent residents pending completion of medical, security and criminal verification statutory requirements, and who have been informed, by a letter from Citizenship and Immigration Canada
  • PR Applicants with Work Permit – individuals who have submitted an application for Permanent Resident status to the Nova Scotia Nominee Program or to Citizenship and Immigration Canada and intend to settle in Nova Scotia
  • International Graduate with a Valid work permit or graduate permit
We use the Canadian Language Benchmarks to find out what you CAN DO in English and provide up–to–date information about English language classes in Halifax and Dartmouth.

Fill out the Assessment Application and email it to

Find out what you can do!

6169 Quinpool Road, Suite 221, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3L 4P8     spacer    (902) 431-8675    spacer
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