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.

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How much has your education (so far) prepared you for your future career plans?
  • I feel completely prepared and capable
  • I feel mostly prepared
  • I feel somewhat prepared, but could use more help
  • I feel completely unprepared for my chosen career.

Tip Sheet


Time-Saving Tools for Busy Lives
Amazing, isn't it? Every day, you've got 24 hours. Some days, you feel like you've grabbed every hour and lived it to the max. Other days, time seems to slip through your fingers like... read more



Community Planner
Community planners study the social, economic, cultural, environmental, political and physical conditions of urban and rural commu... read more

Video: Community Planner (5:22)



Work Search Basics
This guide will help you find work if you don't have much experience looking for jobs. Start by identifying your skills, accomplishments, needs and wants, and decide which jobs are a good fit for... read more



How do I find out if I need a specific license or certification to work in Alberta?
The Certification and Registration section at OCCinfo includes answers to common questions about requirements and regulated occupations in Alberta. Look through the certification requirements of more than 550 occupations on OCCinfo... read more

Question: I still want to work after I retire. What are my options?

The tip Thinking About Work After Retirement? will help you identify your skills and resources, as well as evaluate your work options after retirement.... 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