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You'll probably need more formal and informal learning. Formal education includes:
Informal learning opportunities include:
According to Alberta's Occupational Demand and Supply Outlook, 2015-2025, between 2016 and 2025, about 55% of new jobs in Alberta will require some form of post-secondary education.
Answer the following questions to help you gain more insight:
See educational programs on the Educational Programs section at OCCinfo. It will show you:
Find out more about training programs on apprenticeship information. It combines:
Visit the websites of Alberta's post-secondary institutions.
Learn how to choose between different institutions by using the publication Time to Choose...a post-secondary education program.
Learn about loans, grants and scholarships.
Find out about training options.
Thinking about academic upgrading or occupational training? Check to see if you can get financial assistance.
Check out informal learning opportunities.
Keep track of learning requirements here.
Find out the prerequisites (admission requirements), application procedure and deadline, and any special requirements, for each of these programs. Add any notes or comments you have regarding the program. Get started with the publication Time to Choose and then visit the schools in person or at their website.