Canadian Tourism College is a part of the ILAC Higher Education group. CTC students have access to a broad range of pastoral services including mental health support and social events. Accommodation and transportation services for international students arriving in Canada are provided by the accommodation department of the International Language Academy of Canada Inc. (ILAC).

Student Safety Guide

Staying Safe at CTC

Canadian Tourism College is committed to the safety of each and every student. Let’s work together to stay healthy and safe.

COVID-19 Student Safety Guide

You have many things to remember when you are packing for your trip. When entering Canada, be prepared to provide documents supporting your studies, accommodation and self-isolation plans to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA).

CTC COVID-19 Safety Plans

Vancouver Campus

CTC Vancouver COVID-19 Safety Plan

200 – 1111 Melville St., Vancouver, BC

Surrey Campus

CTC Surrey COVID-19 Safety Plan

320 – 10362 King George Blvd., Surrey, BC

CTC COVID-19 Restart Plan

This COVID-19 Restart Plan for receiving international students and accompanying family member(s) has been prepared for the use of Canadian Tourism College (CTC), to ensure the health and safety of staff, instructors, international students, domestic students and the community at large. Please view the restart plan below

CTC COVID-19 Restart Plan

Before You Leave btcc经贸环球交易所home

Checklist to help you plan

You have many things to remember when you are packing for your trip. When entering Canada you will go through Canada Customs and it is imperative you are prepared with all documents supporting your studying, accommodation and self-isolation plans as Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) may ask for those.

CTC Document Checklist

Please remember that you will also be required to complete the quarantine plan before arriving into Canada. The form to the plan can be viewed below:

Covid-19 Quarantine Plan Form


Campus Covid-19 Safety Video

The health and safety of our students is our number one priority. Once we reopen for in-class instruction, we will be taking all the precautions necessary to protect everyone on campus. Watch this video to learn more about the measures we will be taking to ensure you stay safe and healthy at our CTC campuses.

Covid-19 Questionnaire for students, staff and visitors

Arrival at Campus

Once you arrive at the campus, we require you to fill out the below questionnaire to assist in determining your fitness for work, study or visitation during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide a safe environment for staff, students, and visitors. The questionnaire must be completed prior to entering the campus every time.

Covid-19 Pre-Screening Questionnaire

Preparing for your Accommodation

Vancouver and Surrey

CTC has secured socially distant accommodation for all students arriving in Canada in accordance with Public Health guidelines. Students have the option of choosing to stay with a CTC btcc经贸环球交易所homestay family or at an airport hotel in Vancouver. As an institution owned and operated by the International Language Academy of Canada (ILAC), students may request accommodation services through ILAC’s Accommodation Department. Upon arrival in Canada, all international students will be required to self-isolate for 14 days, as per government regulations. For more information, please contact your CTC International Admissions Coordinator for housing options and accommodations.

Mental Health & Wellness

Taking care of your physical and mental health

During COVID, mental health issues such as loneliness, depression, anxiety, self-image, relationships, stress or addiction can become magnified. 

Below are some resources for anyone experiencing any of these mental health issues. All calls and services are free, private, and confidential.

  • World Health Organization
    A guide to preventing and addressing social stigma
  • Here2Talk – British Columbia
    Here2Talk connects students with mental health support when they need it
  • Anti Racism Resources – Canada
    A site committed to helping people open their minds, exploring the diversity of language, culture, and lived experiences within Canada.

More Resources

Important links

British Columbia

  • B.C.’s Response to COVID-19
    Government of BC – Status of cases, mental health links, and many other resources
  • BC Centre for Disease Control
    Government of BC – Covid-19 health resources, prevention, cleaning tips, and many other resources
  • British Columbia COVID-19
    Government of BC – App downloads, self-assessment tools, BC Covid-19 app
  • Vancouver Coastal Health
    Information, self-assessment tools, guides, and many other resources
  • Common Questions about COVID-19
    Find answers to some of the most common questions about COVID-19.
  • What to do if you are sick
    If you have COVID-19, or think you might have it, help prevent spreading by following these instructions
  • What is contact tracing?
    Contact tracing is an important tool to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
  • Information about COVID-19 testing
    B.C. has expanded testing to find new cases and prevent spread of COVID-19 in the community.


  • Public Health Agency of Canada
    Covid-19 main page. Links to travel restrictions, exemptions and advice, prevention and risks, outbreak situation, and many more resources including ArriveCan app