Government of Alberta
Special Announcement

Advanced Techniques for Work Search

This workbook is designed to help self-directed adults with experience in the workforce or post-secondary education and training improve their work search strategies. Learn to sell your skills in today's competitive job market using portfolios, proposals, cover letters, resumés and curricula vitae. Order your copy today at alis.alberta.ca/publications.
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Poll

Are you thinking about going back to school?
  • Yes, I want to change careers
  • Yes, I am between jobs
  • Yes, I want to advance my career
  • Yes, I want to finish high school
  • No, not at this time

Tip Sheet

 

Checklist for Going Back to School
Whether you've been out of school for a couple of months or a couple of decades, the following steps will help get you started on the road back to school. If you haven’t already decid... read more

Occupation

 

Wind Turbine Technician
Wind turbine technicians inspect, diagnose, adjust, repair and maintain wind turbines. This may involve resolving electrical, mech... read more

Video: Wind Turbine Technician (6:12)

Publication

 

Adult Back to School Planner
Build a better future by going back to school. Check out these tips on how to organize your life, look after your kids, budget your money, do your homework and more. read more

FAQs

 

What requirements do I need to meet in order to enter post-secondary?
Go to OCCinfo for information on post-secondary programs and schools in Alberta and distance learning programs available in Western Canada, including admission requirements, application deadlines and more.... read more

January 2015 ALIS eNewsletter

Check out the latest eNewsletter. Explore CAREERinsite and discover quizzes and exercises to help you start planning your career, find out what’s hot off the press and check out Alberta Work Search Online! Also read about the publications, "Succession Planning," "What Works", and more.
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September 2014 ALIS eNewsletter

Check out the latest eNewsletter. Discover emerging occupations, what’s hot off the press and how to refine your searches on OCCinfo! Also read about the publications, “Training for Work”, “Time to Choose”, and more.

Subscribe and get the next issue emailed to you.... read more

Easy Reading Find a Job

This work-related guide uses stories and exercises to help Albertans with low literacy skills find the job they want. Easy Reading Find a Job covers important topics such as: how to write a resume and cover letter, where to look for a job, how to fill out application forms and how to have a good interview.... read more

Career Events

Are you looking for a job in the Edmonton region? Then you'll want to check out Edmonton's upcoming career events and job fairs.... read more