Current Term

Fall 2021

For this year, ALI courses will focus on the following themes:
1) Quranic Insights - Studying the Quran for a deeper understanding of the wisdom and guidance within it.
2) The Ma'sumin (a) - Role and contribution of the Divinely sent guides for humanity.
3) Family Relationships - Islamic teachings on maintaining and enhancing the family structure.
4) Physical and mental well being - Guidance on health and well being from community workers.
 
 
Revised Policy on Fees and Donations
1) Beginning September 2021, the Academy for Learning Islam will charge a nominal fee of $25.00 for an online course and $15 for a webinar. This gives value to the presentations and will InshāAllah result in good participation. Our experience has shown that many people register for free courses but unfortunately do not show up.
2) A nominal fee of $10.00/session will be charged for adult onsite/in-class courses to cover rental and other incidental expenses.
3) A nominal fee of $5.00/session will be charged for children onsite/in-class courses to cover rental and other incidental expenses.
 4) All fees are payable on or before the first day of the course. We urge registrants to cooperate in this regard.
 5) All fees can be paid at www.academyofislam.com/registration/. Canadian residents may e-transfer the fees to [email protected]. No cash or cheques will be accepted for fees. 
 6) Anyone who cannot afford to pay all, or part of the fees can still register and participate fully. Simply email [email protected] asking for the exemption and you will InshāAllah receive a confirmation within 48 hours.
7) Fees charged for our courses, webinars and seminars are a fraction of the actual cost. Participants may donate towards our educational, religious, social, and spiritual programs at www.academyofislam.com/donate. Canadian Residents will receive an automatic tax receipt for their donations.
 
 

ALI 607: Learning Arabic Through the Quran, Level 1

Quranic Arabic helps Muslims understand the language of the Quran. In this course (offered in three levels over three terms) we will learn simple Quranic vocabulary and grammar. Students will need to put in an ...
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ALI 608: Traveling the Spiritual Journey (for women only)

  This course will look at spiritual wayfaring and the different stages of the spiritual journey. We will discuss various verses of Quran and hadith that talk about the steps of this journey. Readings will ...
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ALI 609: Intro to Floral Illustration

  Learn how to create an assorted style of florals using multiple techniques plus how to use your designs for accessories and apparel. All levels, beginner friendly. Course outline sent after registration. Instructor: Sr. Sakina ...
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ALI 610: Arba‘een Ziyarat

This webinar will discuss the importance of pilgrimage to Najaf, Karbala, Kazimayn and Samarra. The course will focus on Ādāb of Ziyārat. Practical issues such as Salāt in the airplane, performing wudhū made easy, and complete ...
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ALI 611: God’s Servitude, Man’s True Success, Part 1

Imam al-Sajjād (a) has said: Happy is he whom Allah aids in fulfilling the rights which He has made incumbent upon him. This course will go through the comprehensive narration on rights by the Imam known as Risālat ...
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ALI 612: Practical Approach to Spirituality

This course will discuss ways of achieving spirituality in daily life. Instructor: Dr. Mahnaz Heydarpour                     Fees: $25 Schedule: 2 Saturdays, Nov 6-13, 11.00 am-12.00 noon Toronto time Registration link: https://academyofislam.com/registration/   ...
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ALI 613: Managing Blood Sugars for Disease Prevention

South Asian communities are 6x more likely to have type 2 diabetes than the general population. In this webinar you will learn why South Asians are at a high risk for diabetes and how you can ...
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ALI 614: Role of the Imams, Part 1 (For women only)

This course will look at the various strategies used by the twelve Imams to guide the Ummah towards Allah through individual and social growth. The course will be based on the series of books ‘The ...
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ALI-615: Quran Appreciation, ages 10 -12 (Online Course for Europe)

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Sr. Sukaina Kassam Schedule: Fridays Sept 17 – Nov 26, 2021; 5 – 6 pm UK time. Fees: $55 ...
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ALI-616: Quran Appreciation, ages 7-9 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Sr. Sukaina Jaffer-Fazal Schedule: Wednesdays Sept 15- Nov 24th, 7-8 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mackenzie Dr ...
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ALI-617: Quran Appreciation, ages 10-12 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Sr. Nasifa Remtula Schedule: Fridays Sept 17- Nov 26th, 2021; 7-8 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major ...
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ALI-618: Quran Appreciation, girls ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Sr. Najma Dhala-Datoo Schedule: Fridays Sept 17- Nov 26th, 8.30-9.30 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mackenzie Dr ...
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ALI-619: Quran Appreciation, boys ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Br. Amjad Datoo Schedule: Mondays Sept 20- Nov 29th, 8-9 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mackenzie Dr ...
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