Government of Alberta
Special Announcement

Looking for Work?

Are you looking for work? Whether you're a new job seeker or hoping to make a career change, ALIS has the resources to help. Check out the Work Search Basics or Advanced Techniques for Work Search publications for the information you need in your job hunt.

Weekly Features


Did you attend post-secondary?
  • Yes, I am currently enrolled
  • Yes, I trained for a trade
  • Yes, I have a certificate or diploma
  • Yes, I have an undergraduate degree
  • Yes, I have a graduate degree
  • No, I have not attended post-secondary

Tip Sheet


Certificate, Diploma, Applied Degree, Degree . . . What's the Difference?
People sometimes use terms such as certificate, diploma, applied degree and degree to mean the same thing. However, there are some important differences in the way these words are use... read more



onworkers fabricate, construct and join scaffolding, structural steel buildings, bridges, ornamental ironwork and pre-cast structu... read more

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Time to Choose...a Post-Secondary Education Program 2015-2016
Did you recently graduate from high school? Thinking about continuing your education? Time to Choose will help you pick an Alberta post-secondary program that meets your career goals. read more



How can I find out what it's really like to be a post-secondary student?
Ask your teacher to invite a Learning Clicks Ambassador to come to your class. These current post-secondary students share their experiences and advice about going to college, university or technical school... read more

Easy Reading Employment Law Protects Workers Now Available

The latest Easy Reading Employment Law Protects Workers is now available. It includes information on employment standards including the new minimum wage as of Oct. 1.... read more

What's New on ALIS?

Are you looking for help planning your career? Do you want to explore occupations and opportunities in Alberta? Check out the new resources on ALIS and make the most of your future.... read more

June 2015 ALIS eNewsletter

The newest ALIS eNewsletter is now available online. Check it out on our eNewsletter page.... read more

Transfer Alberta App for Your iPhone or Android Devices

Information about admissions, transfer and educational opportunities in Alberta is now at your fingertips.... read more

Get the Most Out of Career Fairs

Whether you're planning a career change or looking for a job, a career fair is the perfect place to get started. You can meet with potential employers to learn about their current job openings and their hiring priorities. To do your best at a career fair, check out Get the Most Out of Career Fairs. This tip will help you prepare for, as well as find career fairs that might interest you.... read more