Skills for Employment - Overview

Program Overview

NOTE: This program is under review for the 2013/14 Academic Year.

Earn a certificate and move from school to employment in 6 months or less. We help you set career goals, develop essential skills and prepare you for the workplace with a 4-month work experience, all while providing ongoing support and mentorship..

Career Potential

Explore career choices in key industry sectors like:

  • Child care
  • Manufacturing and production
  • Personal support
  • Construction
  • Warehousing
  • Food services
  • Building services
  • Security

Additional Certification

You have the opportunity to earn the following certificates during the program:

  • Short-term certificates related to specific industry sectors
  • WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems)
  • Level 1 First Aid

Program Length

24 weeks total, inluding 8 week work placement term

Delivery Options

Full-time (FT)

NOTE: This program is under review for the 2013/14 Academic Year.

Location

Edmonton Downtown

Credential Outcome

Certificate

Term Start

Fall Start (September), Winter Start (January)