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Accredited Online Schools - This site is a resource for finding online accredited colleges and universities. They are proud to host a searchable directory of online colleges and universities in the United States.

Affordable Online Colleges - Their goal with this list is to provide you with information about the most affordable online colleges out there today.

Alberta Transfer Guide - Alberta Council on Admissions and Transfer was established in 1974 as an independent body, the Alberta Council on Admissions and Transfer serves as a body through which stakeholders work co-operatively to ensure effective transferability of courses and programs for the benefits of students.

ALIS - Career Planning - Education - Jobs

ALIS - CAREERinsite is your one-stop guide to career planning. Everything you need to plan your work and learning is here.

ALIS - CareerShop Publications - Order or download print publications to obtain quick and easy access to career planning, learning, employment and labour market information. Also available is an HR Series for Employers.

ALIS - EDinfo (Education Information) - Find out about post-secondary schools and programs in Alberta and distance learning programs available in Western Canada.

ALIS - Learning Clicks provides FREE presentations to motivate and prepare Albertans for education and training beyond high school.

ALIS - OCCinfo (Occupational Profiles) - Check out over 500 occupations and get all the details, from duties, working conditions, salaries and advancement opportunities to personal characteristics and educational qualifications.

ALIS - Occupational Videos

ALIS - Scholarships and Bursaries - Learn more about scholarships and bursaries can help finance your education costs.

ALIS - Students Finance - Funding post-secondary education should never be a barrier for any Albertan who has the desire and ability to pursue post-secondary. Student Aid Alberta is the Alberta Government program that offers loans and grants.

Apply for Post-Secondary Admission - This online system allows you to apply to one or more post-secondary institutions and transfer your transcripts between participating institutions in the province.

Benorth (Northern Alberta Development Council Bursaries Program
) - The NADC is a regional development council that focuses on advancing the development of the northern economy. Our mission is to identify and implement measures that will advance the north, as well as advise government on opportunities and issues. We are involved with projects and initiatives in transportation, value-added agriculture, tourism and education.

Business Link - Alberta's Business Information Service

Career Information - Exploring Career Information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Career Jet - Gives job seekers access to a huge selection of jobs that are sourced from various internet sites, saving the trouble of having to visit each site individually.

Career Kids - My first resume.

Charity Village - Canada's online community focused on careers, work life, and human resources issues in and around the social profit sector. We connect you to great work, ideas, opportunities, and each other.

Community Futures Lac La Biche is one of twenty-seven not-for-profit Community Futures Development Corporations in Alberta under contract with Western Economic Diversification Canada. These corporations have been established to assist rural communities expand local economies by providing access to business resources and financial assistance in the form of loans for business start-up and expansions as well as lines of credit. They currently offer a wide range of financial and business services from commercial loans, loan guarantees and equity financing up to $150,000.00 to help start, purchase, finance, modernize, refinance, or expand a business. They also have many programs tailored to our diverse community such as; Entrepreneurs with Disabilities, Aboriginal Entrepreneurs, Youth Entrepreneurs, Women Entrepreneurs and more. Community Futures Lac La Biche is known for our easy going and flexible services, we are not your traditional bank, we work with and help our clients get to where they need to be, because after all, entrepreneurs are the backbone to our local economy.

Engineer Girl - Information on this career including how to get there and what they do.

HRSDC - National Occupational Classification.

Job-Applications.ca (Job ads from large Canadian companies)

Job Bank - Service Canada Job Bank.

Look up Alberta Student Number (ASN) - The Alberta Student Number (ASN) is the single unique identifier for all Alberta learners. Through the use of the ASN, Alberta Education and all educational institutions in Alberta will have better information to evaluate programming and emerging trends in student choices across the education system. This will lead to improved programs and services for students and improved administrative efficiency for Alberta Education.

Nursing Online Programs - This organization has ranked the some of the online BSN programs. This collection assesses each school’s academic strength based on their reported acceptance rates, admissions statistics, and retention and graduation numbers.

Request Alberta High School Transcripts - Information for high school transcripts, statement of courses, marks and diploma examination rewrites.

Trade Secrets (AB Appenticeship and Industry Training) - Your source for information on apprenticeship and industry training.

Students and Apprentices - Interested in pursuing education or training beyond high school? Whether you are thinking of becoming a tradesperson, improving your reading level, getting your degree, or being trained for a specific job, Alberta’s post-secondary system has affordable, accessible and high quality options that are just right for you.

Training and Careers - Training, Career and Worker Information.

Ultimate Guide to Building a CV - By Richard McMunn

Working in Canada - Job search, explore careers and job market trends.

 

Organizational Information:

CAREERS: the Next Generation

Website: http://www.nextgen.org/

Services: Provides career education and information for High School students including presentations to school classes regarding Apprenticeship, Power Engineering, Health and Gas & Oil Field Careers.  Careers: the Next Generation also provides assistance for students wishing to participate in Alberta Education’s Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP).

LLB Alberta Service Centre (Human Services)

Provincial Building
Phone: 780-623-5215

Services:

  • Career planning
  • Job search
  • Interview skills
  • Resume writing
  • Exposure courses (safety tickets)
  • Income Support Program
  • Adult Health Benefit and Child Health Benefit programs for low income families
  • Implementing the Building and Education Tomorrow’s Workforce ten-year labour force strategy

JAWS (J.A. Williams High School)

Website: http://jawilliamsschool.ca/

Services: Our local High School (part of the Northern Lights School Division No. 69).


Portage College (LLB Campus)

Website: http://www.portagecollege.ca/ (LLB Campus)

Services:

  • Provides post-secondary trades, university, social work and many more certificate or diploma programs
  • Housing/Dorms
  • Wide variety of programming from upgrading to funding information
  • Support service (Learning Disability)
  • Counselling