There are a number of training and education opportunities available to employers, employees and students.
Calgary’s post-secondary educational landscape is alive with variety and possibilities.
Its institutions offer diverse experiences such as distance learning, travel study, practicum, internships and apprenticeships in addition to learning in an academic setting. Programs cater to international students and those interested in lifelong learning, as well as students fresh from secondary school.
Calgary has seven major universities and colleges, offering a variety of world-class programs:
Many of Calgary’s post-secondary institutions also offer continuing education programs for students looking to upgrade or obtain a new qualification.
Developer and Cloud Technology:
Web and Software Development, Cloud and Big Data, Sharepoint:
IT Project Management & Business Analytics, Microsoft SQL Queries, Microsoft Azure Fundamentals:
Video Game Design:
Blockchain, Machine Learning, AI, IoT:
The goal of Alberta Works is to help unemployed people find and keep jobs, help low-income Albertans cover their basic costs of living, and help employers meet their need for skilled workers.
Employers can get up to 100% of training costs reimbursed when hiring and training eligible employed Albertans (up to $15,000 per employee).