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       Fax: 780.849.8704 Email: wfdev@northernlakescollege.ca
TABLE OF CONTENTS                                                   CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS
Certificate Programs ..................................2-4

       Essential Skills for Supervisors................2-3
                                                                    >>> ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR SUPERVISORS
                                                                              hether you are a new or veteran supervisor, manager or team leader you will find our "Essential
       Advanced Skills for Leadership ..................3

       Essential Skills for Professional
                                                                    W         Skills for Supervisors" certificate program a refreshing and time-efficient opportunity to hone
                                                                              your existing skills and learn new ways of achieving success with your employees.
                                                                    ALL LOCATIONS               TIME: 9:00am – 4:00pm except for Fort McMurray – 8:30am – 3:30pm
          Administrative Assistants......................4
                                                                                                FEE: $329 OR $299 when sending 2 or more from your organization
       Maintenance Management
          Professional (MMP) Education                              MANAGING TIME - SCHEDULING PEOPLE,
          and Certification Program ....................5
                                                                    PAPER & PRIORITIES
       Safety Skills for Supervisors ......................6        This course will teach you techniques to get control of your time and organize your
                                                                    workday so you can effectively supervise employees, minimize interruptions and
Alternative Energy &                                                still get your own work done!
   Energy Efficiency......................................7
                                                                    Edmonton                     Grande Prairie
                                                                    Feb 11 - 12, 2010            Feb 02 - 03, 2010 OR
Transform your Yard - Permaculture
   Strategies for Living Landscapes ................7               Fort McMurray                Apr 29 - 30, 2010
                                                                    Feb 08 - 09, 2010
Business Courses ..........................................8        LEADERSHIP - GIVING EMPLOYEES WHAT
Computer Courses ........................................9          THEY NEED TO SUCCEED
                                                                    This course will help you identify your personal leadership style and how to
Driver Training ............................................11      use it effectively so that you can inspire your employees to focus on the big
                                                                    picture.
General Interest ..........................................12       Edmonton                     Grande Prairie
                                                                    Mar 09 - 10, 2010            Mar 29 - 30, 2010 OR
Safety ........................................................13   Fort McMurray                May 27 - 28, 2010
                                                                    Mar 25 - 26, 2010
Technical Training ......................................15
                                                                    EFFECTIVE SUPERVISION - DIRECTING, COACHING
Registration Form ......................................16          AND FACILITATING EMPLOYEES
                                                                    This course will help you develop a toolkit of
                                                                    supervisory skills so you can use the most effective
                                                                    approach in any situation and bring out the best in your
                                                                    employees.
                                                                    Edmonton                     Grande Prairie
                                                                    Apr 13 - 14, 2010            Jan 12 - 13, 2010 OR
                                                                    Fort McMurray                Apr 15 - 16, 2010 OR
                                                                    Apr 19 - 20, 2010            Jun 24 - 25, 2010


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>>> ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR
SUPERVISORS CONTINUED…                                        >>>ADVANCED SKILLS FOR LEADERSHIP
COMMUNICATION - GETTING THE MESSAGE ACROSS                                                                                 FACILITATION SKILLS - DEVELOPING
This course will teach you how to send and receive clear         TAKE YOUR LEADERSHIP
                                                                                                                           TEAM BASED SOLUTIONS
messages that minimize confusion and emphasize
understanding.
                                                                               TO THE NEXT LEVEL                           As a team leader, you will get called on to help
Edmonton                     Fort McMurray                            eaders never stop learning. It is what sets          employees solve problems, implement organizational
May 04 - 05, 2010
Grande Prairie
Feb 10 - 11, 2010 OR
May 10 - 11, 2010
                             May 04 - 05, 2010
                             Whitecourt
                             Jan 11 - 12, 2010
                                                               L      them apart and keeps them on top. The
                                                                      Advanced Skills for Leadership Certificate
                                                               Program was developed to complement the
                                                                                                                           changes and develop innovative strategies to “do things
                                                                                                                           differently.” Learn how to facilitate group-based
                                                                                                                           problem solving sessions with a clear solution focus and
                                                                                                                           tap into the hidden potential on your team.
                                                               highly successful Essential Skills for Supervisors
                                                                                                                           Apr 26, 2010 - Apr 27, 2010
WORKING TOGETHER - BUILDING EFFECTIVE                          Certificate Program.
RELATIONSHIPS IN YOUR WORKPLACE                                LOCATION: GRANDE PRAIRIE                                    SETTING TEAM GOALS - ACHIEVING
This course will help you to get everyone rowing in the                  MUSKOSEEPI PARK PAVILION
same direction. You will learn how to build and sustain                                                                    TEAM SUCCESS
                                                                         10326 – 102 AVE.
good working relationships that create cooperation, inter-                                                                 As a team leader, you will be asked to work with your
dependence and high morale among employees.                    TIME:     8:30AM – 4:30PM                                   team to develop goals. Whatever you call it – strategic
Edmonton                     Fort McMurray                     FEE:      $359 OR $329 WHEN SENDING 2                       planning, business planning, providing direction – this
Jun 14 - 15, 2010            Feb 16 - 17, 2010 OR                        OR MORE FROM YOUR ORGANIZATION                    practical, hands-on training gives you the skills needed
Grande Prairie               Jun 17 - 18, 2010                                                                             to develop a comprehensive team plan that supports the
Jan 21 - 22, 2010 OR         Slave Lake                                                                                    organization’s direction and goals.
Mar 22 - 23, 2010 OR         Jan 25 - 26, 2010                 ADVANCED COMMUNICATION - POWERFUL                           May 25, 2010 - May 26, 2010
Jun 21 - 22, 2010            Whitecourt
                             Feb 22 - 23, 2010                 PRESENTATIONS MADE EASY
                                                               Using principles of human psychology, you will learn to
                                                                                                                           GETTING THINGS DONE - FROM GOOD
PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT - OPTIMIZING RESULTS                    make your communications more meaningful and                INTENTIONS TO GREAT RESULTS
This course will teach you how to monitor employee             effective. This course will provide you with the tips and   Put an end to apathy, confusion and “wheel spinning”
performance on an ongoing basis so that you can identify       techniques to deliver presentations with confidence and     and create a culture for making things happen. You will
what employees are doing well and opportunities for            focus, allowing you to “cut to the chase” so you can get    gain skills to become a stronger leader without micro-
coaching and problem-solving to help your employees            what you need to get the job done.                          managing.
achieve optimal performance.                                   Mar 25 - 26, 2010                                           Jun 28, 2010 - Jun 29, 2010
Fort McMurray                Slave Lake
Mar 16 - 17, 2010            Mar 23 - 24, 2010
Grande Prairie               Whitecourt
Feb 23 - 24, 2010 OR         Mar 15 - 16, 2010
Apr 12 - 13, 2010                                            RESOLVING CONFLICT - REACHING AGREEMENT AT WORK               STAYING POSITIVE - REWARDING AND
                                                             In this course you will learn to maximize the opportunities   ENERGIZING EMPLOYEES
INTERVENTION - MANAGING EMPLOYEES                            created by differing ideas while reducing the potential for   In this course you will learn how to recognize and reward
WITH PERSONAL PROBLEMS                                       destructive conflict that results in anger, withdrawal or     your employees and build a positive workplace that keeps
This course will teach you how to recognize troubled         damage to morale.                                             employees happy and productive.
employees and direct them to the appropriate resources       Fort McMurray                Slave Lake                       Fort McMurray                Slave Lake
for help.                                                    May 06 - 07, 2010            May 12 - 13, 2010                Jun 09 - 10, 2010            Jun 14 - 15, 2010
Fort McMurray                Slave Lake                      Grande Prairie               Whitecourt                       Grande Prairie               Whitecourt
Apr 21 - 22, 2010            Apr 27 - 28, 2010               Jan 18 - 19, 2010 OR         May 18 - 19, 2010                Feb 04 - 05, 2010 OR         Jun 07 - 08, 2010
Grande Prairie               Whitecourt                      Apr 08 - 09, 2010 OR                                          May 03 - 04, 2010
Mar 16 - 17, 2010 OR         Apr 12 - 13, 2010               Jun 03 - 04, 2010
May 06 - 07, 2010
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                           >>> ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR PROFESSIONAL
                                         ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANTS
                                 he Essential Skills for Professional Administrative Assistants is a series of 7 courses developed in

                           T     response to business requests in the region to update and enhance administrative assistants’ skills. The
                                 courses focus on areas of particular relevance to administrative assistants who need to manage their
                           time, deal with customers effectively, be great communicators and maintain a hectic pace in their workplaces.


                           ALL LOCATIONS               TIME: 9:00AM – 4:00PM EXCEPT FOR FORT MCMURRAY – 8:30AM – 3:30PM
                                                       FEE: $299


                           EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE - A HIGHER                       BUSINESS WRITING - CLEAR, CONCISE, SUCCESSFUL
                           STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE                                        Good business writing leads to good business decisions
                           Customers today have high expectations. Providing a           which leads to good business. This course emphasizes
                           positive, productive and proactive response is the key to     business writing (letters, memos, emails, documents, web
                           exceptional customer service. This course examines the        material) with the reader and readability in mind.
                           key to exceptional customer service by emphasizing the
                           importance of first impressions, a positive service image      NEW This Winter – Delivered LIVE Online
                           and a customer focused approach.                               Available Anywhere
                                                                                          Reduce Your Carbon Footprint…Take a Course Online
                           Grande Prairie
                           Jun 07 - 08, 2010                                              Feb 16 - Mar 04, 2010 (Tue & Thu) 6:30pm - 8:30pm
                                                                                          Fort McMurray            Slave Lake
                           MANAGING THE CHAOS - WORKING WITH CHANGE                       Apr 12 - 13, 2010          Apr 15 - 16, 2010
                                                                                          Grande Prairie
                           AND STRESS                                                     Jan 25 - 26, 2010
                           Today’s business world is constantly changing and filled
                           with potential stressors. This course takes a new look at
                           dealing with change and stress in your workplace.
                                                                                         SOLUTION SEEKERS - EFFECTIVE PROBLEM SOLVING
                           Throughout these two days, you will explore and               AND DECISION MAKING
                           understand the positive and negative aspects of change        Making effective decisions requires good communication,
                           and stress – developing both the skills and attitude to       confidence and creativity. The approach in this course is
                           meet these challenges whether at work or home.                to take action rather than reaction to see solutions over
                           Fort McMurray                Slave Lake                       problems, to look for what’s next versus what’s past and
                           Mar 01 - 02, 2010            Feb 08 - 09, 2010                to analyze rather than be paralyzed.
                           Grande Prairie               Whitecourt                       Fort McMurray               Slave Lake
                           Apr 19 - 20, 2010            May 10 - 11, 2010                Jun 14 - 15, 2010           Jun 03 - 04, 2010




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>>> MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL
(MMP) EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
      Developed and authorized by the Plant Engineering and Maintenance Association of Canada (PEMAC), made

D     available online by Northern Lakes College, the “Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) Certificate
      Program” consists of eight modules. Modules are structured to progressively help participants understand and
embrace the various concepts necessary to be effective as a maintenance and physical asset management professional.
This part-time program is designed for individuals aspiring to management positions in the maintenance field, those
already in maintenance management and looking for formal training, as well as for individuals seeking full maintenance
designation (MMP, Maintenance Management Professional), or those seeking only focused training in selected areas.
The courses in this Certificate Program are approved for the Achievement in Business Competencies (Blue Seal)
Program through the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Department and for “Continuing Education Unit
Credits” for Alberta and Ontario Water/Waste Water Operators.

SESSIONS ARE DELIVERED LIVE ON-LINE VIA INTERNET CONFERENCING – DISTANCE LEARNING.
MODULE 1 - MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT SKILLS                     MODULE 3 - HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT FOR                      MODULE 6 - MAINTENANCE PLANNING AND
AND TECHNIQUES – 15 HOURS                                    THE MAINTENANCE MANAGER – 30 HOURS                            SCHEDULING – 30 HOURS
Module 1 introduces the basic concepts of physical asset     This module looks at how human resources practices            This module provides a study of the fundamental
management and the latest developments and trends in         relate to the maintenance environment. Topics covered         principles of the planning and scheduling process in
effective maintenance practices. Provides the basic          include the role of human resources in maintenance            addition to the basics of planning, scheduling and work
understanding of the strategic approach to achieving         management, meeting legal requirements, recruitment           coordination methods. Upon completion of this module,
“Maintenance Excellence”.                                    and selection, orientation training and employee              participants will have a sound understanding of planning
Available Anywhere - 5, 3 hour weekly sessions               development, proper application of performance                and scheduling tools and how to apply them to effectively
                                                             appraisals, the union management interface, managing          transition from reactive to proactive maintenance and
$400 AND $69.97+GST (Materials Fee)                          change through effective leadership, and managing safety      physical asset management.
Jan 12, 2010 - Feb 09, 2010 – 6:30pm – 9:30pm OR             in the workplace.                                             Available Anywhere - 10, 3 hour weekly sessions
Jan 13, 2010 – Feb 10, 2010 – 4:30pm – 7:30pm                Available Anywhere - 10, 3 hour weekly sessions               $750 AND $77.02+GST (Materials Fee)
                                                             $750 AND $130.59+GST (Materials Fee)                          Mar 10, 2010 - May 19, 2010 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
MODULE 2 - PRODUCTION AND OPERATIONS MANAGE-
                                                             Mar 04, 2010 - May 20, 2010 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm
MENT FOR THE MAINTENANCE MANAGER – 30 HOURS                                                                                MODULE 8 - CAPSTONE COURSE – 30 HOURS
This module links maintenance strategies with those of       MODULE 5 - DEVELOPING & IMPLEMENTING MAIN-
production and operations. Topics include an overview of                                                                   Working in small groups or teams, students will select a
                                                             TENANCE TACTICS (2009 VERSION) – 30 HOURS                     project that will audit, assess and improve their current
planning and scheduling methods, inventory control,
production management principles, quality control            Focus is on techniques to develop maintenance tactics         maintenance departments or develop a new maintenance
methods, and lean improvement concepts such as TPM in        that will address how the assets are used, how they are       strategy in their company or resolve a significant
a maintenance environment. Module 2 also provides an         likely to fail, the consequence of failure, and identifying   maintenance issue within their departments.
understanding of benchmarking and decision-making            maintenance tactics that are both feasible and worth          Available Anywhere - 7, 3 hour weekly sessions
strategies for maintenance management.                       doing. After developing tactics, the module will focus
                                                             upon how tactics need to be implemented and their             $750
Available Anywhere - 10, 3 hour weekly sessions              effectiveness tracked.                                        Mar 15, 2010 - May 17, 2010 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
$750 AND $133.71+GST (Materials Fee)                         Available Anywhere - 10, 3 hour weekly sessions
Mar 02, 2010 - May 11, 2010 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm OR             $750 AND $97.35+GST (Materials Fee)
Mar 03, 2010 - May 12, 2010 - 4:30pm - 7:30pm
                                                             Mar 09, 2010 - May 18, 2010 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm OR
                                                             Mar 10, 2010 - May 19, 2010 - 4:30pm - 7:30pm

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>>> SAFETY SKILLS FOR SUPERVISORS
              Safety isn't just for the Safety Professional, it is everybody's job!
                                                                                                                               WHAT IS LIVE
A      re you a front line supervisor, manager, safety committee member, or new safety coordinator?
       Then this program is for you.                                                                                              ONLINE
INVEST IN A SAFER WORKPLACE
Be proactive and invest in your health and safety program
                                                               CRITICAL SKILLS LEAD TO KEY RESULTS
                                                               Training in specific health and safety topics will help
                                                                                                                                   LEARNING?
- make safety work for you. Safety Skills for Supervisors      supervisors and key personnel be effective in taking on
uses a practical hands-on approach to health and safety        their important health and safety responsibilities.
topics common to most industries.
ALL LOCATIONS
TIME: 8:30AM – 4:30PM
FEE: ONE DAY COURSES - $199 OR $179 WHEN YOU SEND 2 OR MORE FROM YOUR ORGANIZATION
      TWO DAY COURSES - $329 OR $299 WHEN YOU SEND 2 OR MORE FROM YOUR ORGANIZATION

OH&S LEGISLATION AND DUE DILIGENCE                             EMERGENCY RESPONSE FOR SUPERVISORS
In two days you will review the applicable federal and         In this course you will learn about emergency response
provincial legislation that applies to your work-site so you   plans and how they can help reduce the magnitude of a
can support your company’s health and safety due               loss and liability in an emergency situation.
diligence and actively promote workplace risk reduction.       Slave Lake
Slave Lake                    Whitecourt                       Mar 19, 2010
Feb 18 - 19, 2010             Apr 28 - 29, 2010
                                                               WORK-SITE INSPECTIONS
HAZARD ASSESSMENT AND CONTROL                                  On-going inspection of procedures, processes and
                                                                                                                            LIVE Online learning is a way to deliver
This course will help you discover what you need to            equipment can help to identify problems before they
                                                                                                                            training to you in the comfort of your home
comply with legislation and how you can make your work-        cause an incident. This course will help you identify
                                                                                                                            or office. By signing up to one of our LIVE Online
                                                                                                                            courses you can join a classroom through your
site safer through understanding the scope of hazards and      hazardous conditions and practices and confirm that
                                                                                                                            computer via internet conferencing. Others from
hazard control methods.                                        standards are being met at your workplace.
                                                                                                                            around the province, country and maybe even
Grande Prairie                Slave Lake                       Grande Prairie               Slave Lake                      worldwide will be taking the course with you and the
Feb 16 - 17, 2010             Apr 22 - 23, 2010                Mar 18, 2010                 Jun 10, 2010                    instructor will be delivering the course wherever they
                                                                                                                            reside. The course is in real time and you join in on
INCIDENT REPORTING AND INVESTIGATION                           BEHAVIOURAL SAFETY - CREATING A                              the stated date and at the stated time. This gives
In this course you will find out what the legislation          SAFETY CULTURE                                               you the option of participating in courses that
defines as a “reportable incident”, how to conduct an                                                                       interest you without having to travel for training.
                                                               How does “corporate behaviour” affect the employees’
incident investigation and use the information to avoid        commitment to their health and safety program? Explore
similar events in the future.                                  ways to improve safety performance and proactively shape
Grande Prairie
Apr 20 - 21, 2010
                              Slave Lake
                              May 18 - 19, 2010
                                                               your organization to truly have a “safety culture”.             What are you waiting for?
                                                               Grande Prairie                                                ….register for a LIVE online course today.
                                                               Jun 09, 2010


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TRANSFORM YOUR YARD –                                      ALTERNATIVE ENERGY & ENERGY EFFICIENCY
PERMACULTURE STRATEGIES FOR
LIVING LANDSCAPES SERIES                                   REDUCE YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT…TAKE A COURSE ONLINE.
All Courses are Delivered LIVE Online – Reduce             CARBON FOOTPRINT REDUCTION AND ENERGY                          HOW TO CONNECT TO ALBERTA’S ELECTRIC GRID
Your Carbon Footprint and Take a Course Online.            SAVINGS FOR YOUR HOME                                          This presentation focuses on being practical and
Time: 6:30pm – 9:00pm                                                                                                     answering your questions about how to connect to
                                                           Join us for a 3 part series on how to reduce the carbon
Fee: $59+GST per session                                   footprint in your home and save energy (and money) at          Alberta’s electricity distribution grid with your solar or
                                                           the same time.                                                 microwind system.
SESSION 1: FROM THE GROUND UP – KEY
                                                           LIVE Online - Available Anywhere                               LIVE Online - Available Anywhere
PRINCIPLES FOR ECOLOGICAL DESIGN                                                                                          Apr 28, 2010
                                                           Feb 09, 16, 23, 2010
Thinking of making changes to your yard but not sure       6:00pm - 8:00pm                                                6:00pm - 8:00pm
how to begin? Are ecological values, aesthetics, and       $79+GST                                                        $59+GST
organic food production important to you? Drawing on
the insights of permaculture design, nature-scaping,       GRID CONNECTED SOLAR ELECTRICITY –                             ALBERTA ACTS ON CLIMATE CHANGE -
and organic gardening, this workshop will offer a          THE BASICS                                                     PROVINCE-WIDE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
process that helps you to develop a vision for             In this 2 hour course you will learn more about solar          When: Mar 12, 2010
transforming your outdoor space and many practical         electricity, how it works, what solar electricity can do for
strategies for making it happen. We will give particular                                                                  Where: Various Locations in Alberta –
                                                           your home, what equipment is available, what the costs
attention to the importance of nurturing a living and                                                                              Peace River & Slave Lake will be 2 of the sites
                                                           are and how much you can save using solar power.
vibrant soil as the foundation of all gardens and                                                                         Who:     Albertans who want to take action on climate
                                                           LIVE Online - Available Anywhere
landscapes.                                                                                                                        change or improve their own understanding of
                                                           Mar 10, 2010                                                            the issues
Mar 16, 2010                                               6:00pm - 8:00pm
                                                           $59+GST                                                        This whole-day videoconference will connect
                                                                                                                          participants in (about) 20 communities in rural Alberta
SESSION 2: WATER-WISE GARDENING
                                                           BRING YOUR OWN ELECTRICITY BILLS –                             to increase their capacity to take action on climate
Does the thought of a lush, multi-storied green
landscape appeal to you? Xeriscaping is the perfect
                                                           HOW TO GET SOLAR ELECTRICITY FOR YOUR HOME                     change. It will address:
                                                           Bring your own electricity bill and a calculator and see       • the impacts of climate change on rural Alberta
approach to creating an interesting, natural and low
maintenance landscape with minimal supplemental            what it would take to get your electricity from the sun.       • the opportunities for education and action (including
water demands. By understanding the interrelationships     We will show you how to determine the size and cost of           business opportunities such as wind power and
                                                           a grid-connected solar electric system and how to get            agricultural adaptation)
between water, soil and plants, we can implement
                                                           started.
simple water harvesting strategies to retain as much                                                                      • the potential for ongoing collaboration and
rainfall as possible within the landscape.                 LIVE Online - Available Anywhere                                 organization
Mar 30, 2010                                               Mar 24, 2010                                                   Please visit www.albertaacts.ca for up-to-date
                                                           6:00pm - 8:00pm                                                information and registration or email andy@c3t.ca for
                                                           $59+GST                                                        more information.
SESSION 3: ABUNDANT HARVEST – CREATING AN
EDIBLE LANDSCAPE                                           MAKING YOUR NEW HOUSE SOLAR READY
                                                           Get the answers to your questions in this session and
From patio container gardening to intensive vegetable      leave knowing what it means to make your house “solar
raised beds to edible forest gardening, this workshop      ready”.
will explore a variety of models for organic and
                                                           LIVE Online - Available Anywhere
sustainable food production. Discover the rich diversity
of foods that we can grow in Alberta including annual      Apr 14, 2010
and perennial vegetables and herbs, fruits, nuts and       6:00pm - 8:00pm
berries, mushrooms and more.                               $59+GST

Apr 20, 2010
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>>> BUSINESS COURSES
BASIC BOOKKEEPING                                             ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                              Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
You will learn the basics of bookkeeping and some of the      Fee: $59+GST (1 FREE spot when you register 5 or more)
extras in this course.
                                                              Grande Prairie         Slave Lake
ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                              Apr 19, 2010                 Jun 03, 2010
Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fee: $169+GST
High Prairie            Slave Lake
                                                              SERVICE SELLS - CUSTOMER SERVICE WORKSHOP
Jan 11 - 12, 2010             Feb 11 - 12, 2010               FOR SMALL BUSINESS
                                                              Bring your staff and join us for a 3 hour workshop on how
DEALING WITH DIFFICULT &                                      to make the connection between service and sales.
CHALLENGING CUSTOMERS                                         ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                              Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Everyone in the retail/service industry has a story to tell
about a difficult or challenging customer. Learn how to
                                                              Fee: $59+GST (1 FREE spot when you register 5 or more)        ONE DAY LIFE SKILLS
                                                              Grande Prairie         Slave Lake
turn your difficult customers into loyal ones with a few
simple strategies in this 3 hour workshop.
                                                              Feb 18, 2010                 Feb 08, 2010                     WORKSHOPS AVAILABLE
ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                              TEAMWORK FOR SALES & SERVICE
                                                                                                                            FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Fee: $59+GST (1 FREE spot when you register 5 or more)        This three hour course will prepare anyone in a retail or     Are you interested in helping your team become
Grande Prairie         Slave Lake                             hospitality environment to use teamwork to increase sales     more cooperative and accountable? We have two
                                                              and improve service.                                          workshops that can be delivered on-site to your
Jun 07, 2010                  Apr 15, 2010
                                                              Grande Prairie                                                organization. Call us at 780-849-8623 to get more
                                                                                                                            information on:
GENERATION FRUSTRATION: REAL OR PERCEIVED                     Jan 25, 2010
Find out what the needs and expectations are of the
                                                              6:00pm - 9:00pm                                               Workshop 1 - Cooperation: This one-day workshop
                                                              $59+GST (1 FREE spot when you register 5 or more)             will focus on assumptions, effective questioning,
different generations in the workplace and how to work
                                                                                                                            problem-solving and help individuals become a part of
effectively with all of them.
Slave Lake
                                                              TELEPHONE SKILLS FOR CUSTOMER SERVICE                         a solution rather than a problem. The aim is for a win-
                                                              This one day course will help you and your organization       win outcome.
Mar 03, 2010
1:00pm - 4:30pm                                               use the telephone as a tool for customer service.             Workshop 2 - Taking Responsibility –
$89+GST                                                       Grande Prairie                                                Being Accountable: In this one-day workshop
                                                              Feb 19, 2010                                                  participants will realize their tendency to blame others
PROFESSIONALISM IN THE RETAIL/SERVICE                         9:00am - 4:00pm                                               for what is going on in their lives and build on their

                                                                                            SAVNTIME
                                                              $199+GST                                                      experience to expand the sense of responsibility &
INDUSTRY                                                                                       E                            accountability in one’s own life.
Get ready to deliver quality service to your customers and                                      U L                         Contact WorkForce Development at 780-849-8623 for

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join us for this 3 hour workshop that will focus on being                                                                   more information on how to get these workshops
professional, personal, productive, positive and proactive                                                                  delivered to your organization.
in the retail/service industry.


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>>> COMPUTER COURSES
EDUCATION 2GO                                             INTRO TO MICROSOFT EXCEL - LEVEL I                          INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS
You can now take any one of more than 300 online          Spreadsheets are for anything you can put into a column     This course is for the person who is new or unsure about
classes from your home computer. These classes begin      or row – your hockey pool stats, a budget, a proposal or    operating a computer. Learn the basics about the
every month, and you can take them any hour of the day    business report. Learn how to use this powerful program.    different programs used as well as the operating system
or night, so they’re always convenient.                   Valleyview                                                  for most computers.
Topics include:                                           Jan 18, 2010 - Jan 27, 2010 (Mon & Wed)                     ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                          6:30pm - 9:30pm                                             Time: 6:30 – 9:30 pm
• Internet Courses                                        $169+GST
• Business Courses                                                                                                    Fee: $199+GST
• Computer Courses                                        INTRO TO MICROSOFT WORD                                     High Level
                                                          This 12 hour course will introduce new users to the basic   Feb 16, 2010 - Mar 04, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
• Test & Certification Prep Courses                                                                                   High Prairie
                                                          operation of a word processing program using Microsoft
• Personal Enrichment Courses                                                                                         Feb 17, 2010 - Mar 08, 2010 (Mon & Wed)
                                                          Word for Windows.
• Health Care Professional Courses                                                                                    Peace River
                                                          Valleyview                                                  May 04, 2010 - May 20, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
• Design & New Media Certificate Programs                 Feb 01, 2010 - Feb 10, 2010 (Mon & Wed)                     Slave Lake
Call WorkForce Development for more information at:       6:30pm - 9:30pm                                             Feb 16, 2010 - Mar 04, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
(780) 849-8623.                                           $169+GST                                                    Valleyview
Find us on the web at: www.ed2go.com/nlc/                                                                             Feb 17, 2010 - Mar 08, 2010 (Mon & Wed)
                                                                                                                      Wabasca
                                                                                                                      Feb 16, 2010 - Mar 03, 2010 (Tue & Wed)
PUBLISHER LEVEL 1
In just 6 hours you will be introduced to a desktop
publishing program and learn the basics of MS Publisher
for use at the office or at home.
ALL LOCATIONS:
Fee: $139+GST
High Level
Jun 08, 2010 - Jun 10, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
6:30pm - 9:30pm
High Prairie
Jun 07, 2010
9:00am - 4:00pm
Slave Lake
Jun 08, 2010
9:00am - 4:00pm
Valleyview
Jun 07, 2010 - Jun 09, 2010 (Mon & Wed)
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Wabasca
Jun 08, 2010 - Jun 09, 2010 (Tue & Wed)
6:30pm - 9:30pm
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MICROSOFT 2007 EXCEL LEVEL 1                                 MICROSOFT 2007 POWERPOINT LEVEL 1                       MICROSOFT 2007 WORD LEVEL 2
In just 6 hours you will be introduced to the basic          In just 6 hours you will be introduced to the basic     In just 6 hours you will be introduced to the intermediate
commands, functions and capabilities of MS Excel.            operation of a presentations program using MS           features of Word XP.
ALL LOCATIONS:                                               PowerPoint XP.                                          ALL LOCATIONS:
Time: 9:00am – 4:00 pm except for High Level,                ALL LOCATIONS:                                          Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm except for High Level,
       Valleyview & Wabasca – 6:30-9:30pm                    Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm                                          Peace River, Valleyview & Wabasca – 6:30-9:30pm
Fee: $139+GST                                                       (High Level, Valleyview & Wabasca                Fee: $139+GST
High Level                                                          time – 6:30 – 9:30pm)                            High Level
Jan 19, 2010 - Jan 21, 2010 (Tue & Thu)                      Fee: $139+GST                                           May 18, 2010 - May 20, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
High Prairie                                                                                                         High Prairie
                                                             High Level
Feb 04, 2010                                                                                                         May 03, 2010
                                                             Apr 13, 2010 - Apr 15, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
Slave Lake                                                                                                           Peace River
                                                             High Prairie
Jan 22, 2010                                                                                                         Apr 20, 2010 - Apr 22, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
                                                             Apr 12, 2010
Valleyview                                                                                                           Slave Lake
                                                             Slave Lake
Mar 15, 2010 - Mar 17, 2010 (Mon & Wed)                                                                              May 18, 2010
                                                             Apr 13, 2010
Wabasca                                                                                                              Valleyview
                                                             Valleyview
Feb 09, 2010 - Feb 10, 2010 (Tue & Wed)                                                                              May 17, 2010 - May 19, 2010 (Mon & Wed)
                                                             Apr 12, 2010 - Apr 14, 2010 (Mon & Wed)
                                                                                                                     Wabasca
                                                             Wabasca
MICROSOFT 2007 EXCEL LEVEL 2                                 Apr 13, 2010 - Apr 14, 2010 (Tue & Wed)
                                                                                                                     May 18, 2010 - May 19, 2010 (Tue & Wed)
In just 6 hours you will learn the advanced features of MS                                                           QUICKBOOKS PRO
Excel XP.                                                    MICROSOFT 2007 WORD LEVEL 1                             This course will give you an introduction to one of the
ALL LOCATIONS:                                               In just 6 hours you will be introduced to the basic     most popular accounting programs.
Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm                                        commands, function and capabilities of MS Word.
                                                                                                                     ALL LOCATIONS:
       (High Level, Peace River, Valleyview &                ALL LOCATIONS:                                          Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
       Wabasca time – 6:30 – 9:30pm)                         Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm except for High Level             Fee: $169+GST
Fee: $139+GST                                                       & Wabasca – 6:30-9:30pm
                                                                                                                     High Prairie
High Level                                                   Fee: $139+GST                                           Feb 08, 2010 - Feb 09, 2010
Mar 23, 2010 - Mar 25, 2010 (Tue & Thu)                      High Level                                              Slave Lake
High Prairie                                                 Feb 09, 2010 - Feb 11, 2010 (Tue & Thu)                 Jan 07, 2010 - Jan 08, 2010
May 17, 2010                                                 High Prairie
Peace River                                                  Mar 22, 2010                                            SIMPLY ACCOUNTING
Mar 23, 2010 - Mar 25, 2010 (Tue & Thu)                      Peace River                                             If your company books are already set up and you just
Slave Lake                                                   Jan 12, 2010                                            want to learn how to enter transactions and print reports
Mar 23, 2010                                                 Slave Lake                                              using Simply Accounting - then this course is for you.
Valleyview                                                   Feb 05, 2010
                                                                                                                     Note: You should have a basic understanding of
Mar 22, 2010 - Mar 24, 2010 (Mon & Wed)                      Wabasca
                                                                                                                     accounting terminology and procedures to take this course.
Wabasca                                                      Jan 19, 2010 - Jan 20, 2010 (Tue & Wed)
Mar 23, 2010 - Mar 24, 2010 (Tue & Wed)                                                                              Peace River
                                                                                                                     Feb 16, 2010 - Feb 25, 2010 (Tue & Thu)
                                                                                                                     6:30PM - 9:30PM
                                                                                                                     $169+GST


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>>> DRIVER
               TRAINING
AIR BRAKES
Government regulations require anyone driving a vehicle
equipped with air brakes, obtain an air brake
endorsement on their driver’s license. The Air Brake
Endorsement course is intended to provide drivers with
the knowledge and skill to inspect their vehicle brake
system and ensure its road worthiness.
ALL LOCATIONS:
Time: 8:30am – 5:30pm                                           Slave Lake
                                                                May 25, 2010 – Jun 25, 2010                                 MOTORCYCLE TRAINING
Fee: $199+GST                                                   (Registration Deadline: May 17, 2010)                       This course will teach motorcycle controls, starting the
High Level                    Slave Lake                        8:30am - 5:30pm                                             engine, clutch operation, balance and slow-speed control,
Jan 27, 2010 OR               Jan 11, 2010    OR                $3799+GST (Class 1) OR                                      shifting gears, higher-speed control, cornering
Apr 19, 2010 OR               Feb 03, 2010    OR                $2599+GST (Class 3 ONLY)                                    techniques, effective braking control, and collision
Jun 14, 2010                  Mar 11, 2010    OR                                                                            avoidance strategies. Motorcycles are provided. Students
High Prairie                  May 14, 2010    OR                CLASS 7 PREP                                                must bring a helmet, full fingered leather gloves, sturdy
Jan 25, 2010 OR               May 28, 2010    OR                This 16 hour workshop is designed to teach students all     jacket and pants (denim, leather or specialized riding
May 13, 2010 OR               Jun 16, 2010    OR                the information they will need to successfully take their   gear), eye protection (eyeglasses, sunglasses, visor or face
Aug 11, 2010                  Aug 13, 2010                      Class 7 exam.                                               shield on helmet), and leather boots that cover the ankle
McLennan                      Wabasca                                                                                       bone. Students wishing to test for a class 6 must have a
Apr 09, 2010                  Feb 02, 2010 OR                   ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                                                                                            valid class 5 license that is non-GDL (Graduated Driver’s
Peace River                   May 04, 2010 OR                   Time: 9:00am – 6:00pm                                       License).
Jan 26, 2010 OR               Aug 12, 2010                      Fee: $139+GST
Apr 20, 2010 OR                                                                                                             Slave Lake
Jun 15, 2010                                                    High Prairie                 Wabasca                        May 29, 2010 – May 30, 2010
                                                                May 15 - 16, 2010            Jun 05 - 06, 2010              (Registration Deadline: May 21, 2010) OR
CLASS 1/3                                                       Slave Lake                                                  Jul 24, 2010 – Jul 25, 2010
                                                                May 01 - 02, 2010                                           (Registration Deadline: Jul 16, 2010)
Pre-Requisites: Valid Class 5 driver’s license (non-                                                                        Sat: 8:00am – 5:00pm AND 6:00pm – 10:00pm
graduated license), 18 years of age, driver’s abstract with     DEFENSIVE DRIVING                                           Sun: 8:00am – 5:00 pm
no more than 7 demerit points, medical, successfully                                                                        $625+GST
complete the Class 1 written test one week before the           Do you need to rid your license of extra demerit points?
Class 1 road test.                                              This six-hour course, dealing with safe driving practices
                                                                and attitudes, gives you that chance. Pass the exam with    PROFESSIONAL DRIVER IMPROVEMENT COURSE
This course consists of 5 days of classroom training that       80% or more to be eligible for demerit reduction.           This 6 hour course is designed for those drivers involved
will include the following certificates and information: Air                                                                in the transportation field, including buses and vehicles
Brake endorsement, GODI, TDG, WHMIS, Log Books &                ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                                                                                            designated for Class 3 & Class 1.
Truck Maintenance.                                              Time: 8:30am – 4:30 pm
                                                                                                                            Slave Lake
Each student is scheduled for a maximum of 28 hours of          Fee: $139+GST                                               May 26, 2010
in-truck training to prepare for the road test and gain         High Prairie           Wabasca                              8:30am - 4:30pm
skills to manoeuvre and control the vehicle on the job.         May 04, 2010                 May 21, 2010                   $159+GST
Fees: Do not include license or road test costs which are       Slave Lake
payable to the registry office where students take the tests.   May 13, 2010
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>>> GENERAL INTEREST
GPS/GEOCACHING (MODERN DAY                                    ENFORM – PETROLEUM SAFETY TRAINING (PST/CSTS)
TREASURE HUNTING)                                             This comprehensive, computer-based, safety awareness training includes studies in: WHMIS Fundamentals, Personal
This 4 hour course will teach                                 Protective Equipment, Hazard Identification, Common Workplace Hazards, and Oil & Gas Industry Hazards and Controls.
                                            FOR Y             Two further modules, available for no extra fee, make PST equivalent to the Alberta Construction Safety Association’s
you the basic use of a GPS
                                          THER’S DA
                                        FA
                                              GPS             CSTS course. PST/CSTS will orient workers to the oil & gas and construction industries, and will satisfy IRP-16 “Basic
                                    BUY DAD A
and how to locate containers
                                                         E    Safety Awareness Training” requirements. Worksite orientations are fundamental to meeting safety program
(called "geocaches" or
                                               AMILY, TAK
"caches").                           AND ASEA F ITING NEW
                                            XC
                                                              requirements.
                                      THIS COURSE             PST/CSTS is available by appointment at the East Prairie, Faust, Grouard, McLennan, Slave Lake, Swan Hills, Wabasca
ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                              Campuses.
Time: 5:30 – 9:30pm
                                                              Call WorkForce Development at (780) 849-8623.
Fee: $140+GST
                                                              Fee: $110+GST
High Prairie                    Slave Lake




                                                                >>>> HAVE AN IDEA FOR A COURSE?
Jun 22, 2010                    Jun 23, 2010
Peace River
Jun 29, 2010

INTRODUCTION TO GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEMS
(GPS)                                                           At WorkForce Development we take pride in responding
GPS is a 'Hands-On' investigation into the world of hand        to the current training needs of the local market.
held GPS. If you have your own GPS unit bring it along
(with instructions if possible). This is a hands on course,
so everyone should come dressed for a day outdoors.
Slave Lake
May 21, 2010                                                          If you have an idea for a workshop or course you
8:30 – 4:30pm
$140+GST
                                                                     would like to take or to teach, please drop us a
                                                                     line. We are always looking for new ideas.
           WORKPLACE HEALTH                                          Send your comments to:
               & SAFETY
       All safety related classes can be arranged for your
                 organization. Look to Us First!
              Call WorkForce Development                                 WorkForce Development, 1201 Main St. SE, Slave Lake, AB T0G 2A3
                  at (780) 849-8623
                                                                             (780) 849-8623 Email: wfdev@northernlakescollege.ca

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                                                                                                                     FIRST AID SPECIAL FOR VOLUNTEER WEEK!
                                                                                                                                      APRIL 24 & 25, 2010
>>> SAFETY                                                STANDARD FIRST AID - CPR (LEVEL C)
                                                          Upon successfully completing this course, students will
                                                                                                                    If you are a volunteer with a non-profit group then you can
                                                                                                                    sign up for our Standard First Aid course at a greatly
                                                                                                                    reduced price – Just $40 per person (includes GST).
                                                          be awarded a nationally recognized certificate that is    Limit of 2 per agency.
                                                          valid for 3 years.                                        High Prairie, Peace River, Slave Lake, Wabasca
H2S ALIVE                                                 ALL LOCATIONS:                                            Dates: April 24 & 25, 2010
This course is for those who work in the oil and gas                                                                Time: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
industry, or wherever H2S may be encountered.
                                                          Time: 8:30am – 5:30pm
                                                                                                                    Fee:      $40 (includes GST) – Limit of 2 per agency.
Certificates through ENFORM are valid for 3 years. Pass   Fee: $169+GST except for Atikameg, Gift Lake &
mark is 70% on practical and written exam.                Peavine - $179+GST and Peerless Lake - $199+GST
ALL LOCATIONS:                                            Atikameg                    Slave Lake                    TRANSPORTATION OF DANGEROUS GOODS (TDG)
Time: 8:30am – 5:30pm                                     Jan 27 - 28, 2010           Jan 06 - 07, 2010 OR          AND WORKPLACE HAZARDOUS MATERIALS
                                                          Gift Lake                   Jan 20 - 21, 2010 OR          INFORMATION SYSTEM (WHMIS)
Fee: $165+GST except for Atikameg, Gift Lake &            Apr 14 - 15, 2010           Feb 04 - 05, 2010 OR          ALL LOCATIONS:
      Peavine - $170+GST and Peerless Lake -              High Prairie                Feb 18 - 19, 2010 OR
      $175+GST                                                                                                      Time: WHMIS – 8:30am – 12:30pm
                                                          Jan 13 - 14, 2010 OR        Feb 27 - 28, 2010
                                                          Jan 27 - 28, 2010 OR                (9am-6pm) OR
                                                                                                                          TDG – 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Atikameg                   Slave Lake
Jan 26, 2010               Jan 05, 2010 OR                Feb 10 - 11, 2010 OR        Mar 03 - 04, 2010 OR          Fee: $85+GST for each course (TDG-$85,
Gift Lake                  Jan 19, 2010 OR                Feb 20 - 21, 2010           Mar 17 - 18, 2010 OR                 WHMIS-$85) except for Atikameg, Gift Lake &
Apr 13, 2010               Feb 02, 2010 OR                        (9am-6pm) OR        Apr 08 - 09, 2010 OR                 Peavine - $90+GST and Peerless Lake - $95+GST
High Prairie               Feb 17, 2010 OR                Feb 24 - 25, 2010 OR        Apr 21 - 22, 2010 OR          Atikameg                       Slave Lake
Jan 12, 2010    OR         Mar 02, 2010 OR                Mar 10 - 11, 2010 OR        May 05 - 06, 2010 OR          Jan 25, 2010                   Jan 04, 2010 OR
Feb 09, 2010    OR         Mar 16, 2010 OR                Mar 24 - 25, 2010 OR        May 19 - 20, 2010 OR          Gift Lake                      Jan 18, 2010 OR
Mar 09, 2010    OR         Apr 07, 2010 OR                Apr 08 - 09, 2010 OR        May 29 - 30, 2010             Apr 12, 2010                   Feb 01, 2010 OR
Apr 07, 2010    OR         Apr 20, 2010 OR                Apr 28 - 29, 2010 OR                 (9am-6pm) OR         High Prairie                   Feb 16, 2010 OR
May 13, 2010    OR         May 04, 2010 OR                May 11 - 12, 2010 OR        Jun 09 - 10, 2010 OR          Jan 11, 2010    OR             Mar 01, 2010 OR
Jun 15, 2010    OR         May 18, 2010 OR                May 22 - 23, 2010           Jun 23 - 24, 2010 OR          Feb 08, 2010    OR             Mar 15, 2010 OR
Jul 13, 2010    OR         Jun 08, 2010 OR                        (9am-6pm) OR        Jul 07 - 08, 2010 OR          Mar 08, 2010    OR             Apr 06, 2010 OR
Aug 10, 2010               Jun 22, 2010 OR                Jun 16 - 17, 2010 OR        Jul 21 - 22, 2010 OR          Apr 06, 2010    OR             Apr 19, 2010 OR
McLennan                   Jul 06, 2010 OR                Jun 29 - 30, 2010 OR        Aug 05 - 06, 2010 OR          May 10, 2010    OR             May 03, 2010 OR
Apr 08, 2010               Jul 20, 2010 OR                Jul 14 - 15, 2010 OR        Aug 18 - 19, 2010             Jun 14, 2010    OR             May 17, 2010 OR
Peavine                    Aug 04, 2010 OR                Aug 11 - 12, 2010           Swan Hills                    Jul 12, 2010    OR             May 27, 2010 OR
Feb 17, 2010               Aug 17, 2010                   McLennan                    Mar 03 - 04, 2010             Aug 09, 2010                   Jun 07, 2010 OR
Peerless Lake              Swan Hills                     Apr 06 - 07, 2010           Wabasca                       Peavine                        Jun 21, 2010 OR
Mar 16, 2010               Mar 02, 2010                   Peace River                 Jan 13 - 14, 2010 OR          Feb 16, 2010                   Jul 05, 2010 OR
                           Wabasca                        Feb 18 - 19, 2010 OR        Jan 27 - 28, 2010 OR          Peerless Lake                  Jul 19, 2010 OR
                           Jan 26, 2010 OR                May 15 - 16, 2010           Feb 10 - 11, 2010 OR          Mar 15, 2010                   Aug 03, 2010 OR
                           Feb 23, 2010 OR                       (9am-6pm)            Mar 10 - 11, 2010 OR                                         Aug 16, 2010
                           Mar 23, 2010 OR                Peavine                     Mar 24 - 25, 2010 OR                                         Swan Hills
                           Apr 27, 2010 OR                Feb 18 - 19, 2010           Apr 14 - 15, 2010 OR                                         Mar 01, 2010
                           May 18, 2010 OR                Peerless Lake               Apr 24 - 25, 2010 OR                                         Wabasca
                           Jun 22,2010 OR                 Mar 17 - 18, 2010           Apr 28 - 29, 2010 OR                                         Jan 25, 2010 OR
                           Jul 27, 2010 OR                                            May 19 - 20, 2010 OR                                         Feb 22, 2010 OR
                           Aug 24, 2010                                               May 22 - 23, 2010                                            Mar 22, 2010 OR
                                                                                              (9am-6pm) OR                                         Apr 26, 2010 OR
                                                                                      Jun 16 - 17, 2010 OR                                         May 17, 2010 OR
                                                                                      Jun 23 - 24, 2010 OR                                         Jun 21, 2010 OR
                                                                                      Jul 28 - 29, 2010 OR                                         Jul 26, 2010 OR
                                                                                      Aug 25 - 26, 2010                                            Aug 23, 2010
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ALL TERRAIN VEHICLE SAFETY                                   Slave Lake                                                       GROUND DISTURBANCE LEVEL II
                                                             May 15, 2010 - May 16, 2010
This is the Alberta Safety Council’s ATV Rider Course.       9:00am - 6:00pm                                                  Before you dig be aware that there is a maze of pipelines
Upon successful completion, you will be certified as an      $395+GST                                                         under your feet! There is also a maze of legislation that
ATV rider by the Alberta Safety Council which is a                                                                            governs the potential dangers of any excavation. This 1
requirement of many employers in both the forest and         CONFINED SPACE ENTRY AND RESCUE                                  day course will sort it all out and help you to carry out
petroleum industries. Please note: Students must provide     This course is designed for supervisors and employees            excavation work with confidence that you are operating
their own ATV’s.                                             working in and around confined spaces.                           safely and in compliance.
ALL LOCATIONS:                                               ALL LOCATIONS:                                                   ALL LOCATIONS:
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm                                        Time: 8:30am – 5:30pm                                            Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Fee: $180+GST                                                Fee: $189+GST                                                    Fee: $169+GST
High Prairie                 Wabasca                         High Prairie                  Wabasca                            High Prairie                Wabasca
May 07, 2010                 May 06, 2010                    May 06, 2010                  May 05, 2010                       Jan 20, 2010 OR             Jan 15, 2010 OR
Slave Lake                                                   Slave Lake                                                       May 14, 2010                May 03, 2010
May 11, 2010                                                 Jan 13, 2010    OR                                               Slave Lake
                                                             Feb 12, 2010    OR                                               Jan 21, 2010 OR
CARGO SECUREMENT TRAINING                                    Mar 19, 2010    OR                                               May 12, 2010 OR
This 4 hour course explains how to maintain a safe and       Apr 23, 2010    OR                                               Jul 23, 2010
legal load when transporting equipment and goods,            May 10, 2010    OR
according to the North American Cargo Securement Act.        Jun 18, 2010    OR                                               LOG BOOK TRAINING
Slave Lake                                                   Jul 09, 2010                                                     In 4 hours you will learn about Alberta, Canada and U.S.
May 25, 2010                                                                                                                  “Hours of Service” regulations including current and
1:00pm - 5:00pm
                                                             FALL PROTECTION                                                  future updates.
$80+GST                                                      If you or your employees work at heights this course may         Slave Lake
                                                             be for you! This course covers the Alberta OH&S Code             May 25, 2010
CHAINSAW SAFETY 3 DAY (ENFORM)                               which may require you to have a Fall Protection Plan in          8:30AM - 12:30PM
                                                             place when working at heights of 3 meters or greater.            $80+GST
This 3 day course will cover personal and worksite safety;
hazard assessment and control; chainsaw inspection and       ALL LOCATIONS:
maintenance. You will also learn safe handling and           Time: 8:30am – 5:30pm                                            SNOWMOBILE SAFETY
operation as well as safe limbing and bucking practices.     Fee: $179+GST                                                    Whether you use snowmobiles for work or for pleasure,
You will need to have safety boots, leather gloves and       High Prairie                  Slave Lake                         this course will help you become a safer and more
outdoor clothing.                                            May 03, 2010                  May 07, 2010                       competent snowmobile operator. Attendees must provide
Slave Lake                                                                                                                    their own snowmobile. Appropriate cold-weather attire is
Jan 25, 2010 - Jan 27, 2010                                  FORKLIFT OPERATOR SAFETY                                         required.
8:30am - 5:30pm                                              This 6 hour course focuses on safe operating procedures.         ALL LOCATIONS:
$1099+GST                                                    There is a practical portion to test the operator’s ability to
                                                                                                                              Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm
                                                             safely maneuver the equipment.
                                                                                                                              Fee: $180+GST
CHAINSAW SAFETY AWARENESS WORKSHOP                           ALL LOCATIONS:
                                                                                                                              High Prairie                Wabasca
This 2 day chainsaw course offers 1 day of classroom and     Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm                                            Feb 03, 2010                Feb 04, 2010
one day of practical experience. Once completed you will     Fee: $189+GST                                                    Slave Lake
receive a 3 year certificate from Northern Lakes College.    High Prairie                  Wabasca                            Feb 05, 2010
You will need to have safety boots, leather gloves and       May 05, 2010                  May 27, 2010
outdoor clothing.                                            Slave Lake
Please Note: This is not the 3 day Enform course             May 26, 2010


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>>> TECHNICAL TRAINING                                                                                                       >>>> CAN’T GET A DAY
ARXX INSULATED CONCRETE FORM (ICF) INSTALLER                  INITIAL 'B' PRESSURE WELDING PREP & ABSA EXAM                  OFF FOR THE COURSE?
TRAINING SEMINAR                                              The “B” Pressure course offers Journeyman Welders the
This comprehensive training course focuses on providing
Designers and Installers with the knowledge and skills
                                                              opportunity to train on pipe. You will practice on 6”
                                                              schedule 80 mild steel pipe using the shielded metal arc
                                                              welding process (SMAW). ABSA will be in town on April
                                                                                                                             TRY OUR ON-LINE
required to efficiently and effectively utilize Arxx High
Performance Wall System.
Peace River
                                                              9, 2010 AND August 13, 2010, for testing.
                                                              Slave Lake
                                                              Apr 07, 2010 – Apr 08, 2010 – 6:00 – 9:00pm OR
                                                                                                                             TRAINING!
Mar 13, 2010
9:00am - 4:00pm                                               Aug 11, 2010 – Aug 12, 2010 – 6:00 – 9:00 pm
$110+GST                                                      Exam – Apr 09, 2010 OR
                                                              Aug 13, 2010 – 8:00am – 1:00pm
ELECTRICAL AWARENESS FOR NON-ELECTRICIANS                     $489+GST for the Prep Course only
                                                              $265+GST for the Exam only
Increase your knowledge and awareness of electrical           $754+GST for both the Prep Course & the Exam
systems and electrical safety. If you are a plant operator
working in an industrial environment, this course will help   TRADES ENTRANCE MATH SCIENCE
you develop your knowledge of electrical terminology,
basic electric circuits, AC distribution systems and more.    The Trades Entrance Math Science course is for
                                                              individuals who wish to master necessary Math and
Slave Lake                                                    Science concepts to lay a solid foundation to enter a
May 04, 2010 - May 05, 2010                                   trade. Individuals achieving at least 70% in the course
8:00am - 4:00pm                                               will be well prepared for any of the AIT entrance exams
$359+GST OR $329+GST when you send 2 or more from             and for the first period of study of any trade.               Get the training you need –
your organization
                                                              AVAILABLE ANYWHERE                                                         when you need it!
                                                              Jan 19, 2010 - May 13, 2010
                                                                                                                            Using Danatec’s training materials and an
                                                              7:00pm - 9:00pm
                                                                                                                            audio-visual presentation delivered over the
                                                              $450+GST AND (Books/Materials - $118+GST)
                                                                                                                            internet, you can get certifications in
                                                              Reading Comprehension at a Grade 8 Level is                   WHMIS and TDG ($85+GST per course).
                                                              recommended. Skills Appraisal Assessment is available         After completing the course, simply print
                                                              at Northern Lakes College campuses to assist applicants       off your ticket.
                                                              who wish to have their readiness confirmed.
                                                                                                                            Ask about our special prices for bulk sales.
                                                              TRADES ENTRANCE MATH SCIENCE CONTACT:
                                                                                                                            For more information or to set up a
                                                              Cindy Snedden, P.Eng
                                                              Phone (780) 849-8714
                                                                                                                            subscription, contact Lorraine at
                                                              sneddenc@northernlakescollege.ca                              (780) 891-3766, Extension 8072.

    OTHER SAFETY TRAINING YOU CAN ACCESS ONLINE - $79+GST PER COURSE:                                       COMPUTER COURSES ONLINE - $99+GST PER COURSE:
                    • Back Injury Prevention • Bloodborne Pathogens                                   • Access 2003 OR MS Access 2007 • Excel 2003 OR MS Excel 2007
               • Drug & Alcohol Abuse • Ergonomics for Non-office workers                                    • Word 2003 OR MS Word 2007 • Introduction to PC’s
                     • Hazards of Asbestoses • Infection Prevention
                                  • Workplace Violence                                                • Office 2007 • Outlook 2003 • Paint Shop Pro5 • PowerPoint 2003


To get a complete and up-to-date listing of all WorkForce Development courses click on: http://www.northernlakescollege.ca/training_schedule.aspx
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                                         Resource Programs:                                          • Welding (1st, 2nd, 3rd, Periods
LOOKING FOR A CAREER IN                  • Oilfield Operator Training (Two starts per year)          • Crane & Hoisting Equipment Operator (Boom Truck) –

TRADES OR THE RESOURCE                   • Power Engineering 4th & 5th Class (Six starts per year)
                                         • Production Field Operations (Sept 2010)
                                                                                                       Single Period
                                                                                                     Start your career planning now and contact us to find out
INDUSTRY?                                Trades – Apprenticeship:                                    how you can train to enter one of these professions.
                                                                                                     Contact: Donna Moore at 780-849-8622 or email:
Northern Lakes College offers full and   • Carpentry (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Periods)
                                                                                                     moored@northernlakescollege.ca
part-time programs in the following:     • Electrical (1st, 2nd, 3rd Periods)



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