Services and information
- Job planning and training programs
Programs, tools and resources to help out-of-work Albertans get trained and return to the job market.
- Small business resources
Supports are available to help Alberta entrepreneurs and small businesses start, grow and succeed.
- Diversifying our economy
Finding new opportunities, encouraging investment and getting our products to new markets.
- Investing in infrastructure
Building the roads, transit, schools and other facilities needed to support the economy and create jobs.
It’s looking up. As our economy rebounds from recession, we’re helping Albertans get back to work with apprenticeship programs, career planning services and self-employment training.
See how you can benefit and take advantage of the recovery.
Jobs and training
Growing our economy
Occupational health and safety changesAn improved OHS system to better protect workers and ensure they have the same rights as other Canadians came into effect on June 1, 2018.
Improved employment standardsModernized workplace laws to protect workers, support families and help businesses stay competitive came into effect Jan 1, 2018.
Minimum wage changesAlberta's minimum wage went up to $15/hour on October 1, a move towards a fair wage for every Albertan.