Financial Support for Training
Individuals may be eligible for financial support to assist with tuition, mandatory fees, books and supplies for full and part-time approved training programs in the areas of:
- Basic Skills to improve literacy, adult basic education from grades 7 to 9, and life skills.
- Academic Upgrading for grades 10 to 12 to assist learners to enter post-secondary education or get a job.
- English as a Second Language(ESL) to improve language skills of unemployed or marginally employed Albertans.
- Tuition-based Occupational Training, less than 12 weeks, for Albertans who need occupational skills to obtain employment and become self-sufficient.
Learner Income Support and training benefits are available for Albertans who need financial help to improve their English, or upgrade their education or job skills while attending an approved full-time program.