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Apprenticeship training; Making it work

Increase the overall effectiveness of your apprenticeship training
“Making it Work (On-the-job Training in Apprenticeship)” is an essential guide that helps you to clarify the roles and responsibilities of the key people involved in apprenticeship training:

  • The apprentice
  • The supervising ...

Building Service Worker

Check the Norquest website for availability

Canadian Virtual University

Canadian Virtual University is a group of Canada’s leading universities in distance and online learning. Albertans of any age, with any level of previous education, living anywhere in the province have access to distance degrees and diplomas offered by ...


Chainsaw Management Certification Course

Skills training program in Chainsaw Management Health and Safety Program

The oil and gas industry adopted the BC Faller Training Standard as the standard level of training for workers falling trees over six inches in diameter. Enform has developed multiple ...

Culinary Arts

The Culinary Arts program provides the knowledge and skills required to prepare students for professional entry into the food service industry. In the outreach format first period Culinary Arts program, the theory component of the program is delivered online using ...

Facility Services and Management

You will learn how facilities function, from their maintenance of the electrical systems to the plumbing. Description The Facility Services and Management certificate offers a variety of options for entering the fields of facility maintenance, supervision, and management. Courses include ...

Human Resources and Skills Development Council

Human Resources and Skills Development Council ASEP: Aboriginal Skill and Employment Partnership Program It is geared to providing Aboriginal people with the skills they need to participate in economic opportunities such as mining, construction, fisheries, tourism, hydro development, and public ...

Industry in the Classroom

Industry in the Classroom is a series of 2.5 hour curriculum modules designed to increase awareness amongst Aboriginal youth about the various career opportunities in the Canadian workforce and open doors to employment. Through these curriculum modules students are ...

Math 10 Online Course

Portage College is offering an online Math 10 course.  This course can be used to take the place of the Apprenticeship entrance exam.

Chelsey Bourassa
Student Advisor, Lac La Biche
ACE & Business Programs
(780) 623-5577

Métis Apprenticeship Project

If you are seeking an employer to sign you up as an apprentice, this program is for you!  

Métis Apprenticeship Project is a program to help you find an employer who will take you on as an apprentice. You ...


Métis Carpenter Tradesperson 1st Year

Carpenter Tradesperson First Year Project Type: Pre-Employment Skills Development Location: Northwest Region — Training Provided in Grouard, AB

BUILDING A CAREER TODAY THAT WILL LAST A LIFETIME Are you a Métis individual looking for the opportunity to start a career ...


Métis Engineering Technology Transition

Engineering Technology Transition Program

PREPARATION FOR A CAREER IN THE EXCITING FIELD OF ENGINEERING Are you a Métis Youth between the ages of 18 – 30? Are you interested in a career in the field of engineering? Do you want ...


Métis Industrial Worker Program

Are you a Métis interested in a career in the oil and gas sector? If so, the Métis Industrial Workers Program may be for you.
This program will help build skills and confidence to obtain employment in the ...


Métis Pre-Employment Parts and Materials Apprentice

Pre-Employment Parts and Materials Technician: Pre-Employment Skills Development Location: Red Deer, AB

BEGIN A CAREER AS A PARTS AND MATERIALS APPRENTICE Are you a Métis individual looking for the opportunity to start a career as a Parts and Materials ...


Power Engineering 3rd Class

Description Power Engineering 3rd Class is a program of study, designed for training individuals for the safe and efficient operation of industrial boilers and auxiliary equipment up to 15,000 kW. At the Third Class level these boilers tend to ...

Power Engineering 4th Class

Power Engineering 4th Class is an Alberta certification by which the operation and maintenance of boilers and associated equipment in heating plants and other industrial settings are governed. Instruction is delivered completely online supported by recorded lectures, supplemental information, quizzes ...

Power Engineering 5th Class

Description Power Engineering 5th Class is a program of study, designed for training individuals for the safe and efficient operation of industrial boilers and auxiliary equipment up to 3000 kW . At the Fifth Class level these boilers tend to be ...

Rupersland Institute - Métis Centre of Excellence

Our Programs provide Métis youth with skill development and real work experience that show what the future may hold.

Learn more about Métis Employment Services and the Métis Training to Employment program in locations throughout Alberta.


Syncrudes Aboriginal Trades Preparation Program

SATP (Syncrude Aboriginal Trades Preparation Program)
Program Description
SATP is a customized 7-month (29 weeks), full-time credit-program culminating in a 132 hour work-placement with Syncrude Canada. The SATP ...

Tradewinds to Success

Tradewinds To Success Project Type: Location: Edmonton and Calgary, AB Start Dates: October 11, 2011 Description: Program consists of 18 weeks of training which includes individualized career plans to pre- pare for the designated trade. Modules include: Trades Streaming Process ...

Women Building Futures: Pre-Employment Trades Training Program for Women

Women Building Futures
Working in the trades is hard work and it’s not for every man or woman. But if you are looking for a way to earn a good living, and build a career – a career in construction ...

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Addictions Services Worker

Addiction Services Worker (Part-Time and Full-Time)
 
Program Year: 2014 - 2015   
Program Length: 1 ...

Math 10 Online Course

Portage College is offering an online Math 10 course.  This course can be used to take the place of the Apprenticeship entrance exam.

Chelsey Bourassa
Student Advisor, Lac La Biche ...

Women Building Futures: Pre-Employment Trades Training Program for Women

Women Building Futures
Working in the trades is hard work and it’s not for every man or woman. But if you are looking for a way to earn a ...