Other Types of Language Assessment
There are other assessments that have been compared to the
Canadian Language Benchmarks or developed based on them.
These are listed below. If you have been assessed already with
one of these tools, you may already know your language level.
The CELBAN was developed to assess the language levels of newcomers who were nurses in another country and who want to work in the nursing field in Canada. To find out more, click on CELBAN
CanTEST This is an assessment tool used by the University of
Ottawa. CanTEST has been compared to Canadian Language
Benchmarks. Benchmarks 7-11 are needed for academic and
professional services. Click CanTEST to find out more.
To find out about using assessment centres, click here: Using Assessment Centres