TCF CAnada

The Test de connaissance du Français (TCF) is a reliable instrument provided by France Education International for measuring your skills in French intended to non-native French speakers who wish to assess and certify their level of proficiency in French in a simple and reliable fashion for: Professional purpose, Personal purposes or Academic purposes. This certification is recognized by the French and Canadian governments. 

The TCF is composed of 4 modules: oral comprehension, written comprehension, oral expression and written expression. For more details, click HERE .


Spots available

Registration deadline

Thursday, September 2nd - Paper-based version



Thursday, September 16nd - computer-based



Monday, October 4th - Paper-based version



Monday, October 18th - Computer-based

2 spots left

October 1st

The TCF exam will take place at Alliance Française Calgary (AFC): #350, 1721 29th Ave SW.

The TCF is valid for 2 years from the date of taking the test and you may take the TCF as many times as you wish with one month between 2 takes in any location.

Price of the exam: $350.

You will get results within 8 weeks. We do not have access to your results before the certificates are received at our centre. Certificates are to be collected from the examination centre where you took your test. There is absolutely no way to speed up the process as all information is sent to Paris. The Alliance Française contacts the candidate the day they receive the results. Candidates will not speed up the process by calling the Alliance Française directly. Once again, the tests are corrected at FEI in Paris and the Alliance Française only provides the examination space.

Certificates can be delivered by registered mail anywhere in Western Canada (Alberta, BC, Saskatchewan, Manitoba) for $20. Contact us at 403-245-5662 to ensure we have the right address for delivery.

By registering and paying for the examination, you agree to our Terms & Conditions and Health Protocol you certify that you have read all the necessary documents.

A few days before your exam, you will receive an official invitation with your schedule. It it essential you arrive on the time indicated on your invitation as you will not be granted access to the room after the examination starts.

The AFC is not grading the exam and cannot be held responsible for the results obtained by the candidate.

For information about which test is required for immigration, citizenship or other purposes, please inquire with the immigration services or the appropriate institution. Our employees do not have the training to answer those questions.

Registration Process

STEP 1 :  Complete and submit the form. Please complete it a minimum of 21 business days before the date of the exam. After this date, it will not be possible to register!

STEP 2 :  Scan your pieced of ID and send it by email at

STEP 3 :  Pay the fees  at 403 245 5662 to pay by phone (Visa or Mastercard), Tuesday to Friday 10:00AM to 6:00PM and Saturday 10:00AM to 3:00PM. The registration is not complete until full payment has been received. 

STEP 4 :  Receive a confirmation by email from Alliance Française about the date of your exam. If you do not hear from us within a week, please contact us at 403 245 5662. 

No refund or deferment is possible.
Cancellations for climatic or personal reasons are not possible.

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