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.

Skills Enhancement for Newcomers

Employment Readiness

The program helps newcomers to Canada develop the skills, knowledge and practice unique to Canadian workplaces, enhancing their employment profiles.

Institution: NAIT (Northern Alberta Institute of Technology)
Minimum CLB Level: 6
Full or Part Time: N/A


LINC Literacy

This program offers Literacy (Foundation L to 4L). Students have the advantage of working with teachers who are specially trained for their literacy needs. This full-time program runs as follows: 

  • Morning Classes – Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 12:30 pm (Foundation L to 4L)
  • Afternoon Classes – Monday to Friday 1:00 pm to 5:30 pm (Foundation L to 3L)
  • Online Classes – Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 1:00 pm (CLB 3 & 4)
  • Childcare is not available at site for both full-time and part-time programs

For administrative support, please contact: 

  • Morning, full-time program: Yen at
  • Evening program, Aina at
Institution: LINC- Clareview Rec Centre
Minimum CLB Level: Literacy
Full or Part Time: Full-time or Part-time
Funded: Yes

ESL at Millwoods Friendship Centre

Community Literacy Classes

If you are interested in improving your English, our ESL Program may be just for you! We offer English classes for adults free of charge. All levels of English are welcome, as our classes range from beginner to advanced. Please also note that we are not able to provide childcare.

Class timings are from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Registration for classes opens in September. If you would like to attend classes and improve your English ability, please email Or, come to the center in person at 2101 Millbourne Rd W, on any Monday, Wednesday, or Friday from 12:30 – 3:00 p.m.  Our classes run from September through June.

Institution: Millwoods Friendship Centre
Minimum CLB Level: Various Levels
Full or Part Time: Part-time
Funded: Yes

Conversation Circles at AHC

Community Literacy Classes

A networking service to practice English skills with people who share the same first language. 

Institution: Action for Healthy Communities (AHC)
Minimum CLB Level: 1
Full or Part Time: Part-time
Funded: Yes

Community Development Support

Short-Term Career Training

A skill-development and resource-based mentorship service offered to those interested in starting community development initiatives.

Institution: Action for Healthy Communities (AHC)
Minimum CLB Level: 6
Full or Part Time: Part-time
Funded: Yes

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