Distance Learning

Let ICLS Bring Our Classroom to You!

The International Center for Language Studies (ICLS) is an accredited, independent language school with over 52 years of experience offering language training, testing and curriculum development in English and over 85 languages to a wide range of students.

Our students come from private, business, government and diplomatic communities, many of whom have been our clients for over 30 years. As our horizons have expanded and today’s student is no longer tied to the classroom, ICLS has developed a robust Distance Learning Program that brings the live classroom experience to you in real time, wherever you are.

In Your Time Zone

Private Instruction

Tailored to your goals on your time

Short-term or long-term instruction

Taught in over 85 languages

Group Instruction

Ongoing group instruction that anyone can join, from anywhere

Customized training programs for 3 or more students

Lively and immersive environment

Virtual Classrooms

Train from any location through our live, interactive, virtual classroom

Crystal-clear audio, digital white board and chat features

Ability to record sessions

To register for our distance learning program, please complete our online application

Our Immersive Environment is Just a Click Away

Our synchronous online classes taught by experienced native-speaking teachers allow you to easily immerse yourself in an authentic language setting.

Classes are live, with crystal-clear audio, digital white board and chat features, post-class assignments, and the ability to record sessions which allow you to review previous classes at your leisure.

Small class sizes and differentiated instruction ensure plenty of opportunities to enhance your language skills while also meeting professional development requirements.

Learn the language
you’ve always
wanted to speak

Enhance your
current proficiency

Fulfill professional

Highly Experienced Teachers

Highly-communicative classes, led by native speakers of over 85 languages, help you build and enhance your language skills through learner-centered tasks and lively discussions on engaging topics.

Our teachers have an average of over 10 years in the field, and are well-equipped to help you navigate any trouble spots, refine your pronunciation, and broaden your vocabulary on a range of topics.

Customized Curricula

ICLS specializes in customizing curricula to students’ needs, while at the same time establishing a firm foundation to attain maximum proficiency.

ICLS has a strong student-centered and communicative approach to teaching that tailors language instruction to the different language learning styles of our students and emphasizes authentic language use.


Including our Intensive English, Communicating in Business English, English for Professionals, Private Instruction, Distance Learning, High-Intensity ESL, and TOEFL preparation programs

Intensive English Program (IEP) includes daily practice of speaking, listening, and reading and writing, with a strong emphasis on conversation and pronunciation.

Designed to meet the diverse needs and busy schedules of our students; private classes are customized to help our students achieve their unique academic, professional, or personal goals.

This course combines morning classes in our Intensive English Program with two hours of private customized Business English classes in the afternoons.

Classes emphasize a variety of critical Business English skills including meetings, negotiations, presentations, workplace writing, and more.

ICLS has more than 20 years of experience teaching TOEFL prep. Our program includes effective test-taking strategies that are specific to the TOEFL® iBT exam, authentic practice of all four skills, mock testing, and individual feedback.

If you can’t come to us, we can come to you…virtually. Distance learning allows students anywhere in the world to learn from our experienced teachers. We are just one click away!

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Looking for more information? Visit REQUEST INFORMATION page, email us at english@icls.edu or call +1 (202) 639-8800