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Employment & Training Programs and Services

Published Date: July 06, 2018
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Work Foundations

Work Foundations provides full-time and part-time basic skills training to enable individuals to pursue further job related training and/or to find a job and substantially improve their employment situation. Program elements include:
  • Academic Upgrading – in Grades 10 to 12.
  • Basic Skills – training in literacy and numeracy (grades one to six), adult basic education (grades seven to nine), life skills/personal management training.
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) – training to improve English language competencies for individuals whose first language is other than English.
  • Integrated Foundational Pathways (IFP) – training to allow Albertans to build on their foundational competencies while preparing them for further education/training and employment.


Academic Upgrading (Grades 10-12)

Basic Skills Training

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Integrated Foundational Pathways