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Zero Fee Tuition Program
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
See below for eligible courses
Register online at www.applyalberta.ca
The Town of Drayton Valley is excited to bring forward a Zero Fee Tuition pilot program at the Clean Energy Technology Centre (CETC) beginning in September 2019.
Offered through the Town of Drayton Valley, the Zero Fee Tuition concept aims to increase post-secondary opportunities for students and provide options for extended studies for mature students and those looking to upgrade or considering a new career path.
This opportunity is now open to students in Alberta!
Goals of the Zero Fee Initiative
- Creating hope and opportunities in education by removing barriers that prevent students from attaining a post-secondary education.
- Providing an alternative to post-secondary education in a big city. Drayton Valley offers a high quality of life with a small town vibe! With lower rental rates and a variety of indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities in a close knit community, Drayton Valley is the perfect community to expand your educational horizons!
- Growing and diversifying the local economy. Bringing students into the community provides opportunities for existing businesses as well as entrepreneurs looking to cater to a new customer base.
There are 3 programming streams available for students.
- Arts & Science Certificate Program, creates a pathway for students who plan to continue to further post-secondary study. Register online at www.applyalberta.ca
- Business Administration diploma program provides a strong foundation for any business career you might choose. Register online www.applyalberta.ca
- Health Care Aide Program (FULL) provides students with a pathway to the work place. Register online www.applyalberta.ca.
Arts & Science Certificate Program
This eight-month program will focus on the Social Sciences so students can enter year two of a General Arts program at a university. The program is made up of 10 3-credit courses, earning the student 30 university transfer credits.
In addition to transferring to a university, students can also receive advance credit for courses toward NorQuest College diploma programs.
NorQuest’s program integrates practical learning experiences with unique content for a truly different business program. The practical and intensive training throughout the program helps our graduates become in-demand job candidates.
Health Care Aide Program (FULL)
This 8-month program is designed to prepare learners for certification as unregulated care providers to work in a variety of care settings including, but not restricted to, continuing care (home, facility, and supportive), community living, stable acute care, and mental health programs.
The new curriculum ensures students are equipped with the required knowledge and skills of current health trends and standards to provide safe and effective care.
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