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Unemployed Albertans from Banff to Strathmore and Crossfield to Claresholm can get the support you need to find new jobs, access training and be successful in your job search.
Employment services directory
Find employment and training programs offered through an extensive network of community organizations, non-profit agencies, colleges, private schools, businesses and employer organizations, including:
- short-term training and skills development
- career counselling and academic upgrading
- resume, cover letter and interview preparation
- services for persons with disabilities
Calgary Employment services directory includes:
- Academic Upgrading
- Career and Employment Services
- Computer Access
- Computer Skills Training
- Counselling and Support Services
- English as a Second Language (ESL) Programs
- Immigrant Bridging
- Immigrant Training and Employment Programs and Services
- Occupational Skills Training
- Persons with Disabilities
- Pre-Employment Programs
- Self-Employment Programs
- Services in French
- Temporary Employment Opportunities
- Workplace Training
- Youth Programs
Additional Training for Work programs are available through Alberta Labour.
Employment bulletin, career fairs and events
Learn about upcoming career fairs and events in Calgary and surrounding area every Friday in the Employment Bulletin.
The information collected through the Calgary employment services page will be used for the purpose of sending you Calgary employment bulletin emails.
The personal information collection is authorized under section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act.
When attending career fairs, you should bring copies of your resume and be prepared to be interviewed on site. Learn how to prepare for an interview or develop a resume by stopping by your local Alberta Supports Centre (call 1‑877‑644‑9992 to find your closest one) or visit alis for information on careers, learning, and employment in Alberta.
Career and employment workshops
Are you looking for work? Improve your resume writing, work search, and networking skills with the help of an experienced career coach. Learn more about the Resume Writing and Work Search workshop.
Information for service providers
Contracting with us
Find out about contracting opportunities and requests for proposals advertised on the Alberta Purchasing Connection electronic tendering service.