Orientation

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Program Date Time Location
Academic Upgrading – with Student Success Advocates (Option 1) Monday, August 30 9:00 to 9:30 am Civic Employees Legacy Tower, Room 4-207 or attend online
Academic Upgrading – with Student Success Advocates (Option 2) Monday, August 30 12:30 to 1:00 pm Civic Employees Legacy Tower, Room 4-207 or attend online
Academic Upgrading (In-person classes) Monday, August 30 9:30 to 10:30 am Civic Employees Legacy Tower, Room 4-207 or attend online
Academic Upgrading (Online real-time classes) Monday, August 30 10:30 to 11:30 am Civic Employees Legacy Tower, Room 4-207 or attend online
Academic Upgrading (Online anytime courses) Monday, August 30 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Attend online
Accounting Technician Thursday, August 26 9:00 to 11:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-071 or attend online
Addictions Recovery Practitioner Tuesday, August 31 6:00 to 8:00 pm Attend online
Administrative Professional Thursday, August 26 9:00 to 11:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-071 or attend online

Allied Health

  • Interdisciplinary Therapy Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Therapeutic Recreation
Wednesday, August 25 9:00 to 10:00 am Civic Employees Legacy Tower, Room 2-205
Arts & Sciences Thursday, August 26 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Centre 106, Room E228
Business Analysis Friday, August 27 8:00 to 8:30 am Attend online
Business Administration Thursday, August 26 9:00 to 11:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-071 or attend online

Community Studies

  • Child and Youth Care
  • Community Support Worker
  • Disability Studies
  • Early Learning and Child Care
  • Educational Assistant
     
Wednesday, August 25 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Attend online
Dental Office Assistant Wednesday, October 15 10:00 to 11:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-175 or attend online
Energy Management Wednesday, August 25 10:00 to 12:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-091 or attend online
Environmental Protection Technology Thursday, August 26 10:00 to 12:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-091 or
ESL Intensive Monday, August 30 9:45 to 11:00 am Attend online
Health Care Aide Thursday, September 2 1:00 to 3:00 pm Attend online
Hospital Unit Clerk Wednesday, August 25 9:00 to 10:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-071
Medical Office Assistant Wednesday, August 25 9:00 to 10:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-071
Medical Device Reprocessing Technician Wednesday, August 25 9:00 to 10:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-071
Indigenous Studies Wednesday, August 25 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Indigenous Student Centre (Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 1-151)
Interdisciplinary Therapy Assistant Wednesday, August 25 10:00 to 11:45 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-166
Justice Wednesday, August 25 6:00 to 7:30 pm Attend online
Pharmacy Technician Wednesday, August 25 10:00 am to 12:45 pm Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-160
Practical Nurse (Downtown Campus Group 1) Friday, August 27 8:00 to 11:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 2-027
Practical Nurse (Downtown Campus Group 2) Friday, August 27 1:00 to 4:00 pm Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 2-027
Practical Nurse (Online) Thursday, August 26 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Attend online
Practical Nurse (Wetaskiwin) Friday, August 27 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Multipurpose Room 103 and Health Lab Room 103A, Wetaskiwin Campus
Settlement Studies Friday, September 3 1:00 to 2:00 pm Attend online
Social Work Friday, August 27 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Attend online
Supply Chain Professional Certificate Monday, August 30 1:00 to 1:30 pm Attend online
Therapeutic Recreation Wednesday, August 25 10:00 to 11:45 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-172
Veterinary Office Assistant Wednesday, October 15 10:00 to 11:00 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 3-175 or attend online

Our virtual program orientations use the Blackboard Ultra platform. Ensure you have a laptop or computer with reliable internet access, camera, and microphone. Access the sessions using an updated version of Chrome, or Microsoft Edge version 80 or higher.

All orientation times are in Mountain Standard Time (MST).

Service area information sessions

Service Area Date Time Location
Accessibility Services Monday, August 16 10:00 to 11:30 am Singhmar Centre for Learning, Room 2-013
Accessibility Services Tuesday, August 24 2:00 to 3:30 pm Attend online
Accessibility Services Wednesday, September 1 10:00 to 11:30 am Attend online
Accessibility Services Thursday, September 9 2:00 to 3:30 pm Attend online

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Get Plugged In

You're invited to Get Plugged In and learn all the basics for learning at NorQuest. We’ve created a Digital Learning Orientation just for you that will help make your first few days as a NorQuest learner a smooth experience and give you the confidence to navigate MyMail (your NorQuest email), Moodle (your access to online classes and submit assignments), and MyQuest (your student account information).

Complete the Online Learning Orientation covering all three platforms by September 10 to be entered to win a $50 gift card for The Core – NorQuest’s on-campus store for textbooks, clothing, supplies, and SO MUCH MORE.

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