Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Nanaimo are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. From math skill programs and university and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Nanaimo programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. What’s our recipe for success? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

At Sylvan, we get to know your child’s unique needs and learning style before creating a custom learning plan that’s at the right pace and skill level. This is how we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your family and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Hooray!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an important opportunity for children to learn 21st-century STEM skills that can help them achieve greater results in school and even in high-demand careers. Our innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for STEM!

University Prep

Our university prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn university goals into reality.

From developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of university. Get started on the path to success!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. Fortunately, Sylvan offers personal tutoring program in Nanaimo that comes backed by proven results. Our team of tutors is here to ensure your child’s success!

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 35 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Start Learning and Save!

Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan. For a limited time, you can get your child started for only $95*. Contact us now for more info.