Dates and locations

Exam location

The location of the exam is subject to change so students are encouraged to confirm the location in their MyNAIT Student Portal 48 hours prior. Currently, the ELP Exam is only being offered online.


Exam day

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  • Arrive for exam check-in at 7:45 a.m.. Late students will not be admitted and no refund will be given.
  • The ELP Exam starts at 8 a.m. and ends at approximately 4 p.m.
  • Bring acceptable photo ID (such as a NAIT student ID, Alberta driver’s license, or passport)
  • Bring your own writing implements (pen, pencil, eraser, and pencil sharpener if required)
  • Cell phones and other electronic devices are not permitted during the exam

How often can you take this exam?

You may only register in one exam at a time and must wait 8 weeks between attempts. If you fail the exam after 4 attempts you will not be permitted to register again without demonstration of increased English skills.