BRIAN COURTNEY – Head ESL/EAP and TVO\ILC

Lead Instructor

Brian graduated from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Commerce in Management Economics. After several years working in the financial services industry Brian decided that he needed a change. He moved to South Korea and began his teaching career. Over the next four years, he gained an appreciation for the ESL field and an understanding of the challenges English language students face.

After his return to Canada, Brian completed the ACE TESOL Certificate course and joined the staff at LLI. He then completed the ACE Advanced Grammar for English Teachers course and began the CERTESL program at the University of Saskatchewan, which he finished in 2012. Brian is currently enrolled in the MA TESOL program at Trinity Western University.

Subjects taught: Academic Preparation | ESL | CAEL