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Directory of Educational Resources

 Directory of Educational Resources

in Selected Urban Centres in Alberta 

This Directory is designed to serve as a general guide to various educational programs and services in selected urban centres in Alberta.

It does not endorse any of the listed programs and services.  

Learn more about Edmonton Community Adult Learning Association (ECALA) here

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Academic Upgrading

Institution:
Careers in Transition (CIT)
Name of the Program:
GED & Employment Preparation course
Brief description:
Preparation for the exam includes math, social studies, science, English, field trips and research projects. GED is internationally recognized for testing High School level of knowledge and skills.
Minimum CLB level:
8
Separate classes for different CLB levels:  
CLB level of the program or of each class:   CLB 7/8
Registration date:
Contact provider
Semester dates:
Ongoing throughout the year
Days and time:
Mon - Fri
F/T or P/T:
Full-time
Location:
Edmonton
Contact Person:
Telephone:
780-496-9228
Fax:
E-mail:
Student fees:
Funded
Number of seats:
Type of organization:
Public
Funded:
Yes
Website:
SF designated:
No
Childcare:
No

Academic Upgrading

Academic Upgrading

Institution:
Keyano College
Name of the Program:
Pre-Upgrading English Language Arts
Brief description:
The Advanced English Language Learning and Pre-Upgrading English Language Arts class focuses on listening, speaking, reading, writing, textual analysis, and dialogue skills. Learners coming from basic ELL classes, or those with interrupted learning, enjoy more challenging non-fiction, fiction, poetry, and drama. In addition to expanding their vocabulary and practicing verbal skills, they learn how to interpret and analyze literature with textual support and expand their writing skills from sentences through to simple essays. These classes enrich adult literacy and prepare learners for college upgrading.
Minimum CLB level:
Various levels
Separate classes for different CLB levels:   No
CLB level of the program or of each class:   Multi-Level
Registration date:
Year round
Semester dates:
Year round
Days and time:
Monday-Thursday 1:00pm – 2:30pm & 6:00pm-7:30pm
F/T or P/T:
Full-time
Location:
Fort McMurray
Contact Person:
CALP Facilitator
Telephone:
780-713-4946
Fax:
N/A
Student fees:
Free
Number of seats:
20
Type of organization:
Public/Community
Funded:
No
SF designated:
No
Childcare:
No

Academic Upgrading

Academic Upgrading

Institution:
Solomon College
Name of the Program:
High School Academic Upgrading
Brief description:
High school (Grade 10-12) academic courses preparing students for post-secondary studies. Special attention is given to improving ESL students' academic performance.
Minimum CLB level:
6
Separate classes for different CLB levels:   Yes
CLB level of the program or of each class:   8-Jun
Registration date:
1-Aug-19
Semester dates:
September 3, 2019 – July 24, 2020
Days and time:
Monday – Friday
F/T or P/T:
Full-time
Location:
Edmonton
Contact Person:
Ping Ping Lee/ Ben Lau
Telephone:
(780) 431-1515
Fax:
(780) 431-1644
Student fees:
Please call for fees
Number of seats:
20
Type of organization:
Private
Funded:
No
SF designated:
No
Childcare:
No

Academic Upgrading

Institution:
NorQuest College
Name of the Program:
Academic Upgrading
Brief description:
NorQuest College operates as an accredited high school and offers courses that follow the Alberta Education curriculum. These courses prepare you to continue your studies at NorQuest or other post-secondary institutions in Alberta and across Canada.
Minimum CLB level:
5
Separate classes for different CLB levels:  
CLB level of the program or of each class:   N/A
Registration date:
Contact provider
Semester dates:
September, January, May
Days and time:
Various in-person or online
F/T or P/T:
Full-time or Part-time
Location:
Edmonton
Contact Person:
Telephone:
780-644-6000
Fax:
Student fees:
Call or see website
Number of seats:
Type of organization:
Public
Funded:
No
Website:
SF designated:
No
Childcare:
No

Academic Upgrading

Institution:
NorQuest College
Name of the Program:
Foundations for Learning
Brief description:
Foundations for Learning includes a range of 12-week online courses designed primarily for rural learners. Each course includes approximately 45 hours of instructor-led activities presented in an online real-time or online anytime delivery format.
Minimum CLB level:
5
Separate classes for different CLB levels:  
CLB level of the program or of each class:   N/A
Registration date:
Contact provider
Semester dates:
Online - various
Days and time:
Online
F/T or P/T:
Part-time
Location:
Edmonton
Contact Person:
Telephone:
780-644-6000
Fax:
Student fees:
Call or see website
Number of seats:
Type of organization:
Public
Funded:
No
Website:
SF designated:
No
Childcare:
No

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