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start your journey • explore your capabilities • discover a new pastime • boost your career • bring balance to your life •

Browse through our catalogue for inspiration and visit us online at www.eipscontinuinged.ca to register. You will experience top-quality programs taught by highly skilled instructors who are dedicated to helping you explore something new, refine a skill or to simply have fun. What are you waiting for? Learn local!

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Check out these ways to save* • early bird special - save 15% off fees until September 6, 2017 • adults 60+ receive 20% off ALL registration fees • bring a friend and you both will enjoy 10% off registration fees • ask us about how you can access the Job Training Grant *Discounts cannot be combined. No discount for High School Night Classes or Diploma Prep Classes.

Did you know? We welcome youth 12+ to any class when accompanied by an adult. Contact us to find out more.

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What's new this fall! New Look and Feel It's here! Announcing the launch of our new, redesigned website on August 30. It is the same web address but with a totally new look and feel. The new website is interactive and easier to navigate, offering an easier registration process for you. To celebrate the launch, we are offering an early bird special of 15% off fees until September 6. Call our office to receive the discount and register for a class today.

High School Night Classes Need to earn high school credits or improve your marks? Looking for quality instruction and small class sizes? Find out how Next Step Continuing Education can help you achieve your goal with High School Night Classes starting September 28. More information can be found on page 28.

Paint CafĂŠ Paint, create and donate! Back by popular demand, join us for heART Paint Cafe. With three evenings to choose from, enjoy an evening painting with friends, exploring your creative side, and making a difference to a local charity. 30% of the registration proceeds are donated to a local non-profit organization.

Boost Your Career Whether you are looking to change careers or simply enhance your skills, Next Step Continuing Education has classes and certificate programs to meet your needs. Check out the Career Development section starting on page 18. New certificates this fall: Teaching ESL, Web Tech and Small Business & Entrepreneurship.

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Language Spanish for Travellers Learning Spanish will transform your travel experience! Gain vocabulary skills about typical travel activities such as finding your way around cities, eating in restaurants, and talking to your new amigos. Come away with practical communication tools for travelling to Spanish speaking countries. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required. Instructor: Teresa Castro Albarracin and Imelda Dykstra Course ID: SPANT SAL $99 + $10 materials | 6 Hrs Oct 19, 24, 26 (Th/T/Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm Jan 25, 30, Feb 1 (Th/T/Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Introduction to Spanish Spanish is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world! Begin your journey of speaking the language by learning the Spanish alphabet, greetings, simple sentences and useful expressions. You will also become familiar with basic sentence structure. No previous knowledge of Spanish required. Instructor: Teresa Castro Albarracin or Imelda Dykstra Course ID: SPAN1 SAL $219 + $45 materials | 15 Hrs Oct 4 - Nov 8 (W) 6:30 - 9 pm Nov 7 - Dec 19 (T) 6:30 - 9 pm

Spanish Building Blocks II Prerequisite: Spanish Building Blocks I or

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Enhance your Spanish pronunciation and conversational skills by practicing what you learned in previous levels. To enhance your language learning we recommend reviewing and practicing between classes. Instructor: Teresa Castro Albarracin Course ID: SPAN3 SAL $165 + $45 materials | 10 Hrs Apr 3 - 24 (T) 6:30 - 9 pm

German for Travellers If you are planning a trip to Germany, Austria, Switzerland or surrounding countries, this is a great place to start. Practice common dialogue situations you are likely to experience abroad, such as finding your way around cities, booking hotels, eating in restaurants and more. Cultural insights will add to your understanding of the language and those who speak it. No previous knowledge required. Instructor: Veronica Miller Course ID: GERMT SAL $99 | 6 Hrs May 7, 9 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Fundamentals of German I

Instructor: Imelda Dykstra Course ID: SPAN2

Guten Tag! Designed for those with little or no background in German, you will learn German pronunciation, greetings and useful expressions, as well as numbers 1-1000, professions, hobbies, food and compliments. You will learn basic grammar including the present tense, sentence structure, and two cases (nominative and accusative). Cultural topics in German-speaking countries will also be presented and you will have the opportunity to practice simple conversations.

SAL $165 + $45 materials | 10 Hrs Feb 7 - 28 (W) 6:30 - 9 pm

Instructor: Veronica Miller Course ID: GERM1

Spanish Building Blocks I Prerequisite: Introduction to Spanish or equivalent. Continue to increase your Spanish fluency by expanding your Spanish vocabulary and idiomatic expressions, as well as improving your pronunciation and conversational skills.

SAL $235 | 16 Hrs Oct 11 - Dec 6 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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“Very well presented and the instructor was enthusiastic, wellprepared and fun. It was a great start to learning a new language.� Student, Fundamentals of German NEW Fundamentals of German II Prerequisite: Fundamentals of German I or

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Continue to develop your German language skills by reviewing and deepening your command of German grammar and vocabulary with an opportunity for more conversational practice. Topics covered include the present and past tenses, three types of German verbs, the dative case, word order and two-way prepositions. Further cultural topics in Germanspeaking countries will also be presented. Instructor: Veronica Miller Course ID: GERMF SAL $235 | 16 Hrs Feb 21 - Apr 18 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Looking for more? Check out... Mexican Street Food, pg. 8 Wine Explorations, pg. 15


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Introduction to French

French Building Blocks II

Start your journey to speaking French by learning the alphabet, greetings, simple vocabulary and grammar. Designed for adults who have no previous knowledge of French.

Prerequisite: French Building Blocks I or

Instructor: May Viney Course ID: FREN1 SAL $209 + $10 materials | 14 Hrs Oct 16 - Dec 4 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“The instructor was fabulous. I thoroughly enjoyed the class and truly feel I can finally learn to speak French! Thank you!” Student, Introduction to French

NEW French Building Blocks III Prerequisite: French Building Blocks II or

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Aimer-vous continuer à parler français? Build on your French fluency and vocabulary from Building Blocks I. This is a unique opportunity to practice conversation as well as learn idioms. Topics covered include past tense; irregular -er verbs and adjectives; possessive adjectives; and more verbs (vouloir, pouvoir, devoir). To enhance your language learning, we recommend reviewing and practicing between classes.

Continue to build on your French fluency and vocabulary from Building Blocks II. You will continue to develop a heightened degree of complexity and details as you practice your oral and written comprehension and expressions. To enhance your language learning, we recommend reviewing and practicing between classes.

Instructor: May Viney Course ID: FREN3

SAL $165 + $10 materials | 10 Hrs Oct 17 - Nov 21 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm May 15 - Jun 12 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $165 + $10 materials | 10 Hrs Apr 9 - May 7 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Aicha Dermoumi Course ID: FRNBB

Discover Sign Language French Building Blocks I Prerequisite: Introduction to French or equivalent.

Continue your journey en Français by expanding your vocabulary and pronunciation, as well as delving into basic conversation. Topics covered include articles; verbs (to be, to do, to go, -er verbs), different ways to ask questions; negative form, prepositions and regular adjectives. To enhance your language learning, we recommend reviewing and practicing between classes.

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Isn't it amazing that we can communicate just by using our hands? Discover the fun of learning sign language to communicate with people who are deaf or to enhance your communication with toddlers. Online $135 Start dates: Sep 13, Oct 18, Nov 8, Dec 13

Instructor: May Viney Course ID: FREN2 SAL $165 + $10 materials | 10 Hrs Jan 29 - Mar 5 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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technique Photography 301 CREATIVE MASTERY

Photography 101 FROM AUTO TO THE GREAT BEYOND Understand how to use the basic functions of your DSLR camera and learn the fundamental rules of photography. Intended for beginners or those who wish to move beyond Auto. Bring your fully charged DSLR camera, extra batteries, any lenses you have and the owner's manual. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PH101

SAL $129 | 6 Hrs Oct 23, 25 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Photography 201 IMAGES WITH IMPACT Broaden your knowledge of the principles of photography learned in Photography 101. Find out about lighting, composition, depth of field, technique and much more. After this class you will have a better understanding of how your DSLR camera works. Bring your fully charged DSLR camera, extra batteries, any lenses you have and the owner's manual. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PH201

SAL $129 | 6 Hrs Nov 6, 8 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

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An advanced photography class for those who are well-versed in the use of their DSLR and want to take their photos from amateur to professional. You will learn to make expressive and meaningful photographs with the goal of creating art and expressing your individuality. Bring your fully charged DSLR camera, extra batteries, any lenses you have and the owner's manual. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PH301

SAL $129 | 6 Hrs Nov 20, 22 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Photo Editing with Lightroom With the digital photography of today, postproduction of your image is an important element in helping understand and improve your skills. Doing so not only gives you the ability to catalogue your images but improve your images through cropping, adjustments to tones, contrast, white balance, saturation and more. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: TVLPH SAL $129 | 6 Hrs Dec 4, 6 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

“I found the hands-on very helpful and the instructors were patient and informative.” Student, Photography 101

NEW Hands-On Photography Wildlife Photography (Edmonton Valley Zoo) Join Edna at the Edmonton Valley Zoo where you will be surrounded by exotic animals to photograph. Using the zoo's unique surroundings, you will learn how to get the best out of your camera by using a variety of techniques and tips to get creative with your photos. Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: HOPWP TBA $59 + $10.25 admission fee | 3 Hrs Oct 14 (Sa) 10 am - 1 pm

NEW Digital Scrapbooking Discover how to make your own professional looking photobook using free software. Learn how to design pages, how to access new and exciting fonts, create custom backgrounds and how to add textures and special effects to give your projects a unique and personal feel. Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: DIGSB SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Nov 27 (M) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Photo Organizing Made Easy Have thousands of photos and not sure where to begin? Discover techniques that professional photo organizers use to organize and share their memories. Start with sorting and organizing tips, learn how to remove difficult photos and easy to use scan, save and touching up techniques. Next, learn creative and fun ways to share your life story and reminisce along the way. Instructor: Karen Murdock Course ID: PHOME SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Oct 26, Nov 2 (Th) 6:30 - 8 pm


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Cooking NEW Cooking with Fall's Bounty The time between Labor Day and Thanksgiving is precious. The colours change, the smell in the air changes and the bounty in the markets changes to the seasonal produce that is at its best in fall. This class will have many recipes and tips that are easy to make and easy to customize. Some great menu suggestions for the Thanksgiving dinner will also be included. This is a demonstration course with time to interact with a professional chef and enjoy sampling the food. Instructor: Herb & Margaret Hess Course ID: FALLB SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 4 (W) 6 - 9 pm

Basic Knife Skills Did you know that many chefs consider the knife to be the most important tool in the kitchen? Knife skills can be difficult to master and understand. Through demonstration and hands-on experience, you will learn knife terms, sharpening techniques and simple cutting skills that make you look like a pro. This class is sure to sell out quickly. Register early, chop chop! Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: KNFSK SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 16 (M) 6 - 9 pm

“This course was way more than I expected and I got so much info and skills out of this – THANK YOU!” Student, Basic Knife Skills

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Hearty Soups & Stews

NEW Introduction to Raw Food

Now that cooler weather is on its way, warm up your soul with rich, hearty soups. A nutritious alternative to fast food the whole family will enjoy. Join Sandy and create easy soups and stews, discovering the basics of both cream and broth varieties. Soup's on!

Eating a raw, plant-based diet or incorporating more raw foods may help you rejuvenate and re-energize. This class will cover an introduction to the fundamentals of raw food preparation including tips on soaking and sprouting nuts and seeds, delicious dips and spreads for the whole family, salads and dressings, plant based entrees, and delicious raw desserts.

Instructor: Sandy Spates Course ID: SOUPS SAL $65 + $25 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 25 (W) 6 - 9 pm

Great Tasting Vegetarian If you are exploring a vegetarian diet or would like to dabble in meat-free cooking, this class is for you! Recipes will include a variety of beans, meat alternatives, ancient grains and - of course - vegetables. Discover ingredients to stock your pantry that are nutritious and affordable. This is a demonstration course with time to interact with a professional chef and enjoy sampling the food. Instructor: Richard Toll Course ID: VEGRN

Instructor: Caroline Reynolds Course ID: RAWF2 SAL $65 + $30 supplies | 3 Hrs Oct 19 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

What to bring We recommend bringing the following items to your cooking class: • hair tie • closed-toe shoes

SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 20 (M) 6 - 9 pm

• water bottle • containers for leftovers

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adventure NEW MORE of It's All Greek to Me Greece has a culinary history that dates back thousands of years, is steeped in regional traditions, and exemplifies the Healthy Mediterranean Diet. Continue to explore many of the favourite Greek dishes but also look into many of the regional specialties. This is a demonstration course with time to interact with a professional chef and taste the cuisine. Instructor: Herb & Margaret Hess Course ID: GREE2 SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 7 (T) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Nordic Cooking Take a lighter, more modern approach to the traditional Scandinavian diet in our new Nordic Cooking class. You will get to explore such Nordic food preparation methods as smoking, salting, dehydrating, fermenting and pickling. You will also learn to bake the region's breads, flatbreads and crackers to complete the flavor and presentation of each dish. This is a demonstration course with time to interact with a professional chef and taste the cuisine. Instructor: Richard Toll Course ID: NORDI SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Dec 4 (M) 6 - 9 pm

“Wonderful course, excellent instructor, yummmmy recipe!� Student, Taste of Thai

Taste of Thai

NEW Mexican Street Food Discover how to make authentic street tacos and the spicy salsas you crave as you explore the best of Mexican street food. Learn to dry roast and char ingredients to enhance flavor, and to create diverse salsas and hot sauces for every palate. Transform beef, chicken and fish into delicious authentic tacos. Wrap it all up with a tasty lesson on homemade tortillas and a scrumptious dessert. Instructor: Imelda Dykstra Course ID: MEXSF SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 2 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Discover a cuisine where harmony is the guiding principle behind each dish. You will learn to cook Thai curry chicken skewers with coconut-peanut sauce and a mouth-watering spicy Thai coconut curry soup. Come Thai one on! This is a demonstration course with time to interact with a professional chef and taste the cuisine. Instructor: Richard Toll Course ID: THAI1 SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 17 (T) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Indian Cooking If you love exotic flavours, fresh spices, and aromatic curries then join a professional chef as they acquaint you with different ingredients, teach you to create balance and harmony to make any Indian dish simple to prepare. This is a demonstration course with time to interact with a professional chef and taste the cuisine. Instructor: Richard Toll Course ID: INDIA SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 30 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

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Introduction to Sushi Enjoy making this popular Japanese cuisine and you'll never settle for supermarket sushi again! Master the preparation of sushi rice perfectly, then make three different kinds of maki (rolled) including temaki (hand rolled). Bring your apron and appetite as you will finish off the night eating a prepared meal including a variety of vegetables, and cooked and raw seafood. Instructor: Emma Matsumoto Course ID: SUSHI SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 26 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Looking for more? Check out... Food for Thought, pg. 14 Women & Wine - Colours of Your Aura, pg. 15 Wine Explorations, pg. 15 Festive Mixology, pg. 15


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NEW Perfect Pies and Tarts

NEW Sugar Confections

Bake'n Take Holiday Baking

Looking to master that elusive perfect pie crust? It’s closer than you think. Master the technique and get it right every time with every filling in this hands-on class that will have you making pies, tarts and galettes like a pro.

Have you ever strolled through a candy shop and wondered how is that made? Join us and learn the proper techniques for working with sugar to create those different confections and candies. You will discover the correct procedures to create tasty treats such as caramels, pulled taffy, marshmallows, lollipops and hard candy. Don’t forget - sampling is required when making your sweets!

Christmas is fast approaching and with life's busy schedule there isn't enough time for everything! Take baking out of the way in one day. As a group, you will bake an assortment of squares, cakes, pies, tarts, cookies and more. At the end of class, take home your creations leaving plenty of time for the rest of your "to do" list this holiday season. This is a very popular class so be sure to register early to secure your spot.

Instructor: Caroline Reynolds Course ID: PPIET SAL $65 + $25 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 2 (M) 6 - 9 pm

“Fantastic class to have all your holiday baking in one day. The instructors were absolutely phenomenal – highly recommend this class.” Student, Bake'n Take Holiday Baking NEW Savoury Baking By combining a variety of baking styles and culinary skills, you will learn to produce delicious baked goods using savoury ingredients. Learn to prepare a selection of products such as phyllo pastry, puff pastry, cornish pasties and meat stuffed breads. Instructor: Sandy Spates Course ID: SBAKE

Instructor: Katelynn Bayes Course ID: SUGA2 SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 23 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Pyrogy Making

Instructor: Sandy Spates Course ID: BKTKC SAL $115 + $60 materials | 6 Hrs Nov 4 (Sa) 9 - 3:30 pm

Create homemade pyrogy from scratch! The first night you will learn to prepare the dough and fillings and on the second night, you will put them all together. Make them in time for the holidays! Bring cookie sheets and clean towels to transport your pyrogy home.

Cabbage Rolls

Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: PYROG

Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: CBROL

SAL $99 + $60 materials | 6 Hrs Dec 5, 7 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

SAL $99 + $60 materials | 6 Hrs Nov 27, 29 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Cabbage rolls (holubtsi) are a delicious traditional Ukrainian food. Sample different types of rolls, look at a few standard recipes and make the traditional holiday variety from scratch to take home and enjoy

SAL $65 + $25 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 12 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Canadian Cooking Discover the shared culinary traditions and regional diversity of foods that make a Canadian experience unique. You will experience regional specialties and ingredients from across the country – from Western Canada to the Atlantic provinces. Learn to use their ingredients (including cheese, seafood, game, spirits and local produce) that define traditional dishes in recipes that are steeped in each region’s history and culture. Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: CCOOK SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 1 (W) 6 - 9 pm

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Life & Leisure NEW Woodworking (Exquisite Pens)

NEW Woodworking (Duck Decoy Carving)

Furniture Re-chic (Chalk painting)

What better way to celebrate a special occasion than to give a loved one a personally created wooden pen turned on a lathe. We will turn a series of three pens including a slim line and an inlaid model. Experience the basics of faceplate turning with a smaller, cherry dish. You will use woodworking equipment and discuss tool setup and purchasing. No previous experience is required.

A duck model is a great starting point to explore carving “in the round”. Using a band saw and some basic chisels and files, you will learn the technique of 3-D carving though understanding wood grain direction and the cutting action of tools. Attention will also be given to grinding and honing carving tools. Depending on individual progress, there may be time to create a second duck or a simple sign using the CNC router.

Find out everything you need to know about chalk paints and waxes for wood furniture. You will be able to try your hand at application techniques such as dry brushing, washes, layering and distressing. Complete your piece using soft and dark waxes. For the second class, bring a small piece of furniture to re-chic.

Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: WOODP SCS $175 + $30 materials | 12 Hrs Oct 3 - 24 (T) 6 - 9 pm

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Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: WOODD SCS $175 + $25 materials | 12 Hrs Nov 7 - Dec 5 (T) 6 - 9 pm

“Excellent instruction and demonstrations of the tools and how to use them. Lots of personal interaction and instruction.” Student, Woodworking

Instructor: Cristi Storz Course ID: FRNCP SAL $95 + $45 materials | 6 Hrs Nov 21, 28 (T) 6 - 9 pm

“This was a wonderful course! I learned new techniques and I feel I have gained so much knowledge, probably the most I ever have in an art class. ” Student, Watercolours Trendy Wall Art Create decorative wall plaques that will make you smile, welcome your guests or just remind you of what’s really important. Use a variety of techniques, materials and embellishments to create three personalized decorative wall plaques that will give your room a fresh look, turn a house into a home, or add a personal touch to gift giving. Instructor: Cristi Storz Course ID: WLART SAL $59 + $40 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 24 (T) 6 - 9 pm

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Communicating with Angels Every one of us has a host of angels and guides who help us throughout our lives. Find out how to connect and to use various methods to tune into your own sensory awareness. The angels are all about having fun and that is exactly what this class will be…FUN!! Instructor: Carmen Braga Course ID: JRNOS

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Paint Café Paint, create and donate! In our ongoing commitment to give back to the community, join us for heART Paint Café and make a difference for charities in our region. You will enjoy a fun-filled evening with friends at Common Ground Community Café and create a beautiful painting to take home. Thirty percent of the registration proceeds from heART Paint events are donated to local non-profit organizations. Create from the heART! Using watercolours as your medium, enjoy painting in support of Strathcona Victim Services, an organization that provides immediate assistance for victims of crime and trauma in Strathcona County.

SAL $95 | 6 Hrs Nov 22, 29, Dec 6 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Watercolours All new paintings!

Instructor: Willie Wong Course ID: HRPC14

Taught by a renowned artist, explore your creative side by discovering the basics of watercolour painting. Experience colour mixing and brush strokes through discussion, demonstration and hands-on practice. All skill levels are welcome. Visit our website to view pictures of the paintings. A supply list will be provided upon sufficient enrollment.

CGC $39 + $25 supplies | 3 Hrs Oct 13 (F) 6 - 9 pm

Using acrylic as your medium, enjoy painting in support of Robin Hood Association, a nonprofit organization committed to assisting individuals with disabilities to achieve their personal best and experience a quality lifestyle.

Instructor: Willie Wong Course ID: WTCLR SAL $185 | 12 Hrs Oct 18 - Nov 8 (W) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Karen Clair Course ID: HRPC15

Acrylic Painting All new paintings!

CGC $39 + $25 supplies | 3 Hrs Nov 3 (F) 6 - 9 pm

Acrylic is a rich, vibrant and expressive medium that is easy to paint and easy to learn. Join this class for a fun and relaxed approach to learning how to paint with acrylics. You will be able to practice colour mixing and pairing, washes, blending, brushwork and more. Unleash your creativity! Visit our website to view pictures of the paintings.

Using wood as your background, acrylic paint, and some twinkle lights, enjoy painting in support of Strathcona Food Bank, a local charitable organization that provides food hampers to families experiencing financial difficulties.

Instructor: Karen Clair Course ID: ACRYL

Instructor: Fiona Graham Course ID: HRPC16

SAL $185 + $25 materials | 12 Hrs Oct 12 - Nov 2 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Lights Up!

CGC $39 + $25 supplies | 3 Hrs Dec 1 (F) 6 - 9 pm

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Dog Grooming

NEW Nordic Pole Walking

Practice simple techniques that you can do at home to keep your pooch happy. Basic nail and foot care, eye and ear care, and trimming will be covered. We will also discuss proper coat care for your dog's breed and what you should know before sending your dog to a professional groomer. Your furry family members will appreciate this. Please leave your pets at home as this is a demonstration session.

This is a low-impact exercise that provides benefits for health, wellness and fitness. Normal walking utilizes muscles in the lower half of the body while pole walking adds the use of your upper body. Bring good walking shoes, comfortable clothing and Nordic type poles if you have them. The last class will meet at Millennium Place.

Instructor: Stefani Sellsted Course ID: DOGGR SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Oct 2 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Alison Drohan Course ID: NPWLK SAL $79 + $9.25 admission fee | 4.5 Hrs Sep 26, 28, Oct 3 (T/Th/T) 6 - 7:30 pm

Brave Enough for Ballroom

“Excellent teacher, great demos. The instructor had a wealth of knowledge and provided some great tips.” Student, Dog Grooming

Reiki for Animals Animals suffer from stress, anxiety, behavior problems, ailments and allergies just like humans. Find out the benefits of reiki for animals and learn some techniques for the wellbeing of your pet. Please leave your pets at home as this is a demonstration session. Instructor: Susan Mack Course ID: RKDOG SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Nov 27 (M) 6 - 9 pm

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Find out what all the fuss is about! Waltz, chacha, rumba, jive – it’s all here. Join our popular dance instructors each night to conquer both a smooth and a rhythm dance. You’ll do more than just have fun: learning to dance gives you the confidence to get out on the dance floor at weddings and other special occasions!

discover a new pastime Hand Reflexology Explore this effective form of massage that may promote relaxation, alleviate stress, relieve headaches, and even help digestion and motion sickness. Spend an evening of self-care and relaxation as you explore the techniques. Instructor: Debra Cookson Course ID: HRFLX SAL $79 | 5 Hrs Oct 17, 19 (T/Th) 6:30 - 9 pm

NEW Foot Reflexology

Instructor: Peter & Helga Zankl Course ID: BLLRM

Foot reflexology relieves tension, improves circulation and helps promote the natural function of the mind and body. Through the use of theory, demonstrations and practice sessions, learn about this natural healing art by applying pressure to reflex areas of the feet.

CAM $199 per couple | 12 Hrs Oct 10 - Dec 5 (T) 6:30 - 8 pm

Instructor: Debra Cookson Course ID: FRFLX

NEW Ballroom, Beyond Basics

SAL $79 | 5 Hrs Nov 21, 23 (T/Th) 6:30 - 9 pm

Discover some new dances! Take your dancing skills to the next level and expand your dancing experience from Brave Enough for Ballroom. You'll be ready for Dancing With the Stars in no time. Please register as a couple and bring nonmarking indoor shoes. Instructor: Peter & Helga Zankl Course ID: BLLBB CAM $199 | 12 Hrs Jan 30 - Mar 20 (T) 6:30 - 8 pm

“Both instructors were very patient, very knowledgeable, very professional and added humor to our classes.” Student, Brave Enough for Ballroom


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Brazilian Toe Massage Brazilian toe massage is a method of relaxing the body and mind using reflexology points in the feet correlating to the brain. Find out how you can slow down the non-stop highway of the brain by applying this form of massage and how it may even help with anxiety and ADHD. Instructor: Debra Cookson Course ID: BZNTM SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Nov 8 (W) 6 - 9 pm

“I will take many of the strategies I learned in this course and apply them to my everyday life. Hazel was very helpful and knowledgeable.� Student, Practical Strategies for Anxiety Pain Free Posture Discover a whole body approach to solving chronic postural pain. Improve range of motion and function in your daily activities using simple tools and techniques to help realign your body. and break habits that lock you in. Helpful for all ages. Instructor: Suzanne Belanger, RMT Course ID: PFPOS SAL $59 + $5 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 12 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Kundalini Meditation Kundalini yoga is considered the most comprehensive of yoga traditions combining meditation, mantra, physical exercises and breathing. Learn powerful techniques to promote healing and a more serene, positive state of mind. You will leave with a range of ideas to implement in your own daily practice. Instructor: Sabrina de Vere Course ID: KDMED SAL $85 | 6 Hrs Nov 23, 30, Dec 7 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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NEW Just Breath! Techniques to Calm, Centre and Balance Breathing in specific ways can have amazing and powerful healing benefits. Learn ancient breathing exercises that may improve energy and stress, focus and calm, and decrease depression and anxiety. The simplest and most powerful technique for optimum health of mind and body is absolutely free and literally right under your nose. Instructor: Sabrina de Vere Course ID: BRTHE

NEW Finding Your Inner Self Learn how to communicate with your inner knowing and intuition through meditation, intuitive writing and journaling. Discover how you can find your own answers to your questions by simply asking your inner self for guidance. Please bring a new journal! Instructor: Hazel Butterworth Course ID: FYISF SAL $75 | 4 Hrs Nov 23, 30 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $85 | 6 Hrs Oct 11, 18, 25 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW Stress Management -

Practical Strategies for Anxiety

Emotions are processed throughout the body and affect us at a cellular level. Modern scientific studies on aromatherapy agrees with what people have believed for centuries: the delicate and complex compounds of pure essential oils can be used to help balance emotions and brighten moods. In this workshop, we will deconstruct stress and explore different methods to manage stress through breath and mindfulness, as well as essential oils.

Anxiety signals an uneasy mind, troubled about the future. With mindfulness and acceptance you CAN experience life again free from the restrictions caused by anxiety. Find out about a simple four step approach to help ease your fears and worries. Please bring a new journal. Instructor: Hazel Butterworth Course ID: PSANX SAL $85 | 6 Hrs Oct 12, 19, 26 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW Energy & YOU: Chakras, Energy Fields, Auras

We are all made up of life force energy referred to as Chi or Ki. This energy influences us as it travels in and around us. Explore and discover how these systems function, how to recognize and understand them, and how to set healthy boundaries to bring about balance and harmony. Please bring a new journal! Instructor: Hazel Butterworth Course ID: ENERG SAL $95 | 6 Hrs Nov 1, 8, 22 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Holistic Approach to Mood & Anxiety

Instructor: Michelle Dionne-Nisbet Course ID: STRES SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Oct 25 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW A Holistic Approach to Rest, Relaxation and Sleep

Learn how to use essential oils to help you relax, sleep better and reduce stress. Michelle will teach you some sleep hygiene techniques, how to choose quality essential oils, and how to use different blends of oils to support a calmer, more relaxed state of mind. Instructor: Michelle Dionne-Nisbet Course ID: RRSLP SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 1 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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NEW Introduction to Essential Oils Essential oils have been used in daily life for centuries and can support a healthy body, lifestyle and home. Explore the history of essential oils, how to select oils for specific purposes, and how to incorporate essential oils in everyday living. Instructor: Michelle Dionne-Nisbet, RMT Course ID: IEOIL SAL $75 | 4 Hrs Oct 4, 11 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW Holistic Health for Young Families

Women, Weight & Hormones

NEW Life is a Journey

Are you finding that fat is collecting around your mid-section and no matter how well you watch what you eat or how much you exercise, that weight is not budging? This may have more to do with your hormone levels than anything else. Join our Naturopathic Doctor to find out more about hormones, the effect they have on your body and strategies for fighting fat and losing weight.

Are you ready to walk on a new path? Learn how to deal with challenges and setbacks in your life, using them as stepping stones to a better you. Explore new ways of viewing those who are in your life and recognize why they are there. Find new ways to design and guide your life into a more positive direction. Set yourself free and enjoy the journey!

Instructor: Dr. Lisa Clements, BSC. ND. Course ID: WWHOR SAL $75 | 4 Hrs Oct 16, 18 (M/W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Food for Thought

Instructor: Carmen Braga Course ID: LIFEJ SAL $85 | 6 Hrs Oct 23, 30, Nov 6 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW Nourishing Your Soul

Did you know there is a connection between food and your emotions? Discover natural ways to treat mood conditions such as depression, Seasonal Affective Disorder and anxiety. You will learn how to build a positive mood through food you eat. You are sure to come away with a new perspective on the food you eat.

For women who feel they are overweight and just want to be themselves. The intention of this course is to help and support one another. This is not about diets or exercises: it is about letting go of all that no longer serves you. It's about stepping into the power of your soul and just being "YOU." We are going to learn how to "Lighten Up" from the inside out.

Instructor: Dr. Lisa Clements, BSC. ND Course ID: FDTHT

Instructor: Carmen Braga Course ID: NSOUL

SAL $75 | 4 Hrs Nov 20, 22 (M/W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $85 | 6 Hrs Oct 3, 10, 17 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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Explore practical and powerful DIY holistic selfcare for everyday family concerns. Everyone in the family can benefit from these easy techniques to ease stresses and body pain. Learn about helpful energy boosters and strategies to reduce energy thieves. Sample some natural products and super foods. Instructor: Suzanne Belanger, RMT Course ID: HHYFM SAL $79 + $5 materials | 5 Hrs Nov 6, 8 (M/W) 6:30 - 9 pm

“Loved the course and I found it very easy to understand. I left with a greater knowledge of how food can affect mood and ways to apply this knowledge to my everyday life.” Student, Food for Thought

Looking for more? Check out... Spanish for Travellers, pg. 4 Savoury Baking, pg. 9 Aging Parents - Getting Your Affairs in Order, pg. 16


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Women & wine NEW Colours of Your Aura

NEW Wine Exploration

Festive Mixology

Add flare to your girls' night out. Enjoy wine and have fun exploring the colours and the shape of your energy field (aura). How do your colours influence you - in happiness, creativity, relationships and more? Join Suzanne as you intuitively explore through colouring and drawing what they mean and how you can choose to create more balance in your life. No experience required – just have fun!

Join sommelier Amy Holden as she presents on the different types of wines, focusing on the various grapes used to make red, white, specialty and everyone's favorite - sparkling wines! This is a demonstration and tasting class.

Discover how to create delicious cocktails to share with friends and family just in time for holiday festivities. Expect to have fun and learn a lot! This is a demonstration and tasting class.

Instructor: Amy Holden Course ID: WINEE

SUB $39 + $25 materials | 1.5 Hrs Dec 7 (Th) 7 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Suzanne Belanger, RMT Course ID: WWIN3

SUB $85 + $70 materials | 6 Hrs Oct 10, 17, 24 (T) 6:30-8:30 pm

SUB $45 + $10 materials | 2 Hrs Nov 29 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“One of the best workshops I have ever attended – so grateful to have been part of it.”

Caring for Aging Parents

Student, Caring for Aging Parents

Wondering where to start helping your aging parents find and access the supports they need? Find out about services available to seniors and their caregivers. Gain insight into knowing when it is time to seek outside help, what types of care are available and community living options. You may also be interested in Aging Parents - Getting Your Affairs in Order (page 16).

NEW Paper Clutter - From Piles to Files Overwhelmed by the accumulation of paper in your home? The benefits of organizing your paperwork are many including a tidier home, less stress and more time to spend on the things you enjoy. Find out how to get organized and reduce paper clutter once and for all.

Instructor: Alberta Health Services Course ID: CARAP

Instructor: Janice Mills Course ID: PCFPF

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 2 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Oct 30 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Sandra McFadyen Course ID: MXFES

NEW Financial Literacy Made Easy Whether you are starting out in your career, raising a family or planning to retire, you can develop your knowledge of personal finance using the fundamentals of money management. Learn to effectively plan and manage your finances, how to protect those finances using tax strategies and how to build your wealth using investments to create and maintain a better lifestyle. Instructor: Nadine Michael Course ID: FINLE SAL $79 | 5 Hrs Nov 28, 30 (T/Th) 6:30 - 9 pm

NEW Home Buying Process First-time buyers are often shocked by how many choices they have to make: can I afford to buy a home and do I really need a mortgage provider, realtor, home inspector, insurance broker and a lawyer? Explore all aspects of the home buying process from understanding mortgage affordability, pre-approvals and qualifications to selecting a home buying team, writing the offer and closing the deal. Join us for this informative evening and bring your questions to complete a hassle-free purchase. Instructor: Jaime Hardy Course ID: HBUYP SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 23 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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Law legal matters simplified NEW Surviving Small Claims Court Not all legal matters require the assistance of a lawyer. Some disputes can be worked out by utilizing The Civil Division of the Alberta Provincial Court. Learn about the process of filing a claim and the types of claims that can be filed using small claims court. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: SMCLM SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 9 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Estate Planning for Blended Families Being an Executor What is involved in being an executor and probating a will? Know whether to accept or decline an offer to be an executor and when to seek legal and accounting advice. Instructor: Bishop & McKenzie, LLP Course ID: EXCTR SAL $49 | 2.5 Hrs Sep 28 (Th) 6 - 8:30 pm

Will & Estate Planning Why do you need a will? Find out about the importance of a will and the essentials of estate planning for you and your family. Learn how to plan for joint ownership, designated beneficiaries, personal directives and more. Instructor: Bishop & McKenzie, LLP Course ID: WILES SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Oct 16 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Enduring Powers of Attorney & Personal Directives

What happens if you become temporarily or permanently incapacitated by way of unforeseen circumstances? Discover the benefit of adding an Enduring Power of Attorney to your personal planning. You will also learn what a Personal Directive is, how to obtain one and how it impacts your wishes and your loved ones when you are unable to make medical decisions in a time of crisis. Instructor: Bishop & McKenzie, LLP Course ID: EPOAT SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 7 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“Very informative, instructors spoke in terms that were understandable and were willing to answer questions and repeat information.� Student, Estate Planning for Blended Families

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Planning your estate for a blended family can be complicated, especially if not done properly. Learn the important factors to consider when planning to accommodate a blended family in your estate. Instructor: Bishop & McKenzie, LLP Course ID: EBLND SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 20 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Aging Parents - Getting Your Affairs in Order Many issues arise with aging parents. Topics such as driving, living independently and medical care take on new meanings as families discuss how to best support mom and dad. Learn how to help your parents and have the discussions about the decisions and plans that come with aging. You may also be interested in Caring for Aging Parents (page 15). Instructor: Bishop & McKenzie, LLP Course ID: AGPAR SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Dec 6 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm


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Legal Aspects of Living Together Gain an overview of the laws relating to unmarried persons who live together in a relationship of interdependence. We will also cover the topic of cohabitation agreements. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: LIVIN SAL $29 | 1.5 Hrs Oct 11 (W) 6:30 - 8 pm

Being a Landlord Thinking of owning a residential rental property? Learn the ins and outs of being a landlord included in the Residential Tenancies Act and your legal rights and obligations when renting your property to tenants. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: PROPS SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 1 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“Excellent dialogue, instructors are friendly, conversational and provide excellent content.� Student, Buying and Selling Privately

law

Buying & Selling Your Home Privately

Family Law 101

Commission-free real estate is a popular route among many home owners. Learn what you need to know about the legal process and paperwork needed in order to facilitate a smooth sale or purchase of real-estate without a realtor.

Gain an overview of the most common issues encountered when going through separation and divorce. Topics briefly covered include separation agreements, property division, custody, and child and spousal support. This session is geared towards both married and unmarried (common-law) family situations.

Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: PRVHM

Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: FAMIL

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Dec 4 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Oct 3 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Wise Buyer - Condominiums

Child & Spousal Support

Get an introduction to condo law from our expert with a focus on the obligations of owners, the board and the condominium corporation. Conclude with practical tips on becoming a more informed purchaser when the time comes to make an offer. Instructor: Hugh Willis, B.A., LL.B. Course ID: COND3 SAL $55 | 2.5 Hrs Nov 30 (Th) 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Find guidance and answers to questions involving child and spousal support for separating couples. Learn what the underlying goals of support are, how to determine who pays support and the guidelines used to establish the appropriate amount to be paid. This session is geared towards both married and unmarried (common-law) family situations. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: CHDSS SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Oct 25 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Navigating Separation Delve deeper into the legalities of separation and divorce. You will explore the documents required for divorce and find out the legal process for separating couples, whether married or unmarried, including a discussion on separation agreements. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: NVGDV SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Nov 28 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Looking for more? Check out... Home Buying Process, pg .15 Caring for Aging Parents, pg. 15 Financial Literacy Made Easy, pg. 15

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Career Development boost your career Business Administration CE Professional Certificate

Earn a Continuing Education

Professional Certificate

Gain skills for the career you deserve. Begin by developing your basic accounting knowledge and learning accounting software widely used in the business community. You will also learn database management and improve your business writing skills for more effective communication. Acquire the language of management by learning the skills required to delegate responsibility and motivate colleagues. Completion Requirements

Administrative Assistant

Office Skills

This certificate requires the completion of six mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first class.

CE Professional Certificate

CE Professional Certificate

ONLINE PROGRAM

Learn the skills you need to excel as an administrative professional or executive assistant. You will gain insight into the world of business and expand your skills to become more knowledgeable and productive in your work environment. This certificate may help you prepare for the internationally recognized Certified Administrative Professional® exam offered by the International Association of Administrative Professionals®.

Gain entry level skills for a variety of office environments by exploring the basics of two of the most common office software programs used in business today, Microsoft Word and Excel. Learn up-to-date grammar rules for improved written communications, as well as skills in goal setting and time management.

• Accounting Fundamentals I • Accounting Fundamentals II • Introduction to QuickBooks 2016 • Introduction to Microsoft Access 2016 • Fundamentals of Supervision & Management • Effective Business Writing

Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of three mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM

Completion Requirements

Pre-requisite: We recommend Back to the Workplace (pg. 23) prior to beginning this program. This certificate requires the completion of four mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM

• Administrative Assistant Fundamentals • Administrative Assistant Applications • Effective Business Writing

• Word 2013 Level 1 (classroom or online) • Excel 2013 Level 1 (classroom or online) • Writing Essentials (online) • Individual Excellence (online)

Fee: $365 | Course ID: CADMN Check website for monthly start dates

Fee: $485 | Course ID: COFFS Check website for monthly start dates

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Did you know? You may be eligible to receive funding for computer training and career development courses through the Canada-Alberta Job grant. This grant supports businesses investing in employee training which helps increase employee productivity, skills and retention. Visit their website and find out more! www.albertacanada.com/opportunity/employers/ jobgrant.aspx


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Project Management CE Professional Certificate

Whether you are thinking about becoming a project manager or are currently employed as one and would like to develop your skills further, this program will provide you with essential information to successfully complete projects in various industries. These courses meet the Project Management Institute's expectations for professional development in project management. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of three mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course.

career development

NEW Small Business & Entrepreneurship CE Professional Certificate

Ready to start your own business? Begin by creating a successful plan. You will uncover financing options, business policies and the very important aspect of any business marketing and social media. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of six mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM

• Project Management Fundamentals • Project Management Applications • High Speed Project Management

• Creating a Successful Business Plan • Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring • Introduction to Internet Writing Markets • Marketing Your Business on the Internet • Business Finance for Non-Finance Personnel • Using Social Media In Business

Fee: $365 | Course ID: CPRJM Check website for monthly start dates

Fee: $729 | Course ID: CSBUS Check website for monthly start dates

Leadership

Digital Marketing

ONLINE PROGRAM

CE Professional Certificate

CE Professional Certificate

Leadership skills can be learned and developed. Enhance your leadership potential by discovering how to develop and lead a successful team, the most valuable resource in any business. You will gain valuable knowledge on communicating effectively with a variety of personalities and making decisions with confidence.

In today's fast-paced, connected environment, it is increasingly important to know how to utilize the power of online marketing. Find out how to develop an internet marketing plan, use popular social media platforms and achieve higher positions with major search engines. You will come away with tools that you can implement right away.

Completion Requirements

Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of four mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Achieving Success with Difficult People • Leadership • Building Teams that Work • Skills for Making Great Decisions Fee: $485 | Course ID: CLEAD Check website for monthly start dates

NEW Web Tech Certificate CE Professional Certificate

Obtain the skills to become a web designer! You'll learn the fundamentals of web design and how to create state-of-the-art websites using modern CSS3 and HTML5 techniques, as well as learn how to add more power to your programming with JavaScript. You'll also learn powerful no-cost or low-cost web marketing strategies. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of seven mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Introduction to Dreamweaver CS6 • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS6 • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS6 • Intro to CSS3 and HTML5 • Intro to JavaScript • Creating Web Pages • Designing Effective Websites Fee: $849 | Course ID: CWEBT Check website for monthly start dates

This certificate requires the completion of three mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Marketing Your Business on the Internet • Using Social Media in Business • Achieving Top Search Engine Positions Fee: $365 | Course ID: DGMRK Check website for monthly start dates

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NEW Certificate in Teaching ESL CE Professional Certificate

Explore the theory and practice of teaching English as a Second Language to children, youths and adults, as well as how to choose materials and activities for your ESL classroom. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of four mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Introduction to Teaching ESL/EFL • Teaching ESL/EFL Vocabulary • Teaching ESL/EFL Reading • Teaching ESL/EFL Grammar Fee: $485 | Course ID: CTESL Check website for monthly start dates

NEW Career Planning & Insight Whether you’re starting out or going through a career transition, choosing the right career path will make you a happier and more successful person. Improve your chances of securing the job you want by learning effective job search and relationship building strategies; how to successfully market yourself using powerful resume and cover letters and develop interview skills; and strategies to overcome fear and anxiety. Instructor: Michelle Cumine Course ID: CARPI SAL $139 | 9 Hrs Nov 2, 7, 9 (Th/T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

"The instructor did a wonderful job of creating a safe environment. Everyone's opinions were respected and he was open towards any questions" Student, Mental Health First Aid Certificate

Verbal De-escalating, Responding Professionally

Mental Health First Aid Certificate

How do you maintain a good relationship in difficult situations? When things take an unexpected turn and the people around you become frustrated or upset, it can be challenging to know how to respond. This course will provide strategies to anyone looking to handle themselves more effectively and professionally when the going gets tough.

Earn a certificate in Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) and be able to provide the help needed to a person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Like physical first aid, MHFA is given until appropriate treatment can be found or until the crisis is resolved. MHFA is an evidence-based program of the Mental Health Commissions of Canada. Topics covered include: substance related disorders, mood related disorders, anxiety and trauma related disorders and psychotic disorders.

Instructor: Shane Hewitt, M. Ed. Course ID: VRBLD SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Oct 19 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Addictions and Mental Health This session focuses on addictions occurring in today’s youth. Understanding the impact of the individual and the family, along with community resources available will be presented when discussing the following substances: smoking, vaping, alcohol, marijuana, ecstasy, cocaine and fentanyl. Instructors: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: ADDMH SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Oct 16 (M) 6 - 8 pm

Instructor: Al Visram Course ID: CMHFA SAL $199 + $38 materials | 12 Hrs Nov 21, 23, 28, 30 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Borderline Personality Disorder Gain a deeper understanding of the definition and causes of borderline personality disorder and a review of personality traits. We will also explore culture-and gender-related diagnostic issues, risk factors, and treatment options. Instructor: Suzanne Stevens, M.Ed., R.Psych., MC. Course ID: BPDIS SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Nov 27 (M) 6 - 9 pm

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NEW Mental Illness in Children and Youth This session will provide information on understanding how diagnoses are established, particularly in the areas of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), Conduct Disorder (CD), Tourette’s Disorder, and schizophrenia. Strategies and community resources for supporting individuals with these challenges will be discussed. Instructors: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: MICY1 SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Oct 23 (M) 6 - 8 pm

NEW Mental Illness in Children and Youth II Prerequisite: Mental Illness in Children and Youth

Session II will provide information on understanding how diagnoses are established, particularly in the areas of anxiety, depression, and autism. Strategies and community resources for supporting individuals with these challenges will be discussed. Instructors: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: MICY2 SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Oct 30 (M) 6 - 8 pm

NEW Instructional Strategies for Diverse Learners EAs, teachers and parents are invited to attend and learn about informed instructional strategies to help students in Grades 3 - 12 improve their reading, writing, spelling and math. Instructor: Shane Hewitt, M. Ed. Course ID: ISFDL SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Nov 2 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW Building Resiliency and Other Preventative Factors in Our Children and Youth

NEW I See What You Mean Visual Supports to Reach & Teach

How do we help today’s children and youth build self-confidence and what are effective strategies to assist in building positive mental health? Join us in understanding the potency of resiliency and other protective factors in empowering our children and youth for the challenges of their future.

This session is for EAs, teachers and parents to learn techniques and strategies to share to information visually with students to help them better understand concepts. Using visuals can help motivate students as they develop initiative and independence.

Instructor: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: BROCY SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Nov 6 (M) 6 - 8 pm

Instructor: Shane Hewitt, M. Ed. Course ID: VSTRT SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Dec 7 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Key to Effective Communication Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation. Online $135 Start dates: Sep 13, Oct 18, Nov 8, Dec 13

Looking for more? Check out... Financial Literacy Made Easy, pg. 15 WordPress - Website Design, pg. 22 Back to the Workplace, pg. 23

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NEW Social Media for Beginners

All Google

Prerequisite: Familiarity with Gmail and iTunes

Looking to jump onto the social media bandwagon, or just want to know what all the fuss is about? Discover what the most popular social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Pinterest and Google+ have to offer and how they can benefit you!

Google is much more than just a search engine tool. Explore the benefits of Google's products such as Gmail, Calendar, Google Drive and some of the most useful Google apps like Maps, Photos, Google+, Hang Outs and much more.

Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: SMBEG

Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: AGOOG

SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Oct 11 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Nov 6 (M) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Twitter and Tweet!

NEW Explore Facebook

Find out what's happening in the world right now (music, sports, politics, news, celebrities, or everyday moments) and how to connect, interact or "tweet". Learn to safely participate, navigate and customize on Twitter by sharing a tweet, posting photos & videos, linking, deleting, using hashtags and so much more.

Are you ready to join Facebook? Would you like to learn how to create a profile, upload photos and video and send messages to keep in touch with friends and family? Explore what it means to tag someone, like, or how to make a comment. Join us for this beginner class and learn how to safely use this popular online social media network.

accounts and passwords

Get to know your iPad in a comfortable environment. You will find out how to personalize your device, download and arrange apps, connect to your e-mail and social media accounts, save and share photos, access the internet, utilize features such as eBooks and much more. This class is designed for beginners. Bring your fully charged iPad with the most recent software updates for a handson experience. Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: IPAD1 SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Oct 2 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Maximizing Your iPad Prerequisite: Familiarity with iTunes account/

password & know basic operations

In a comfortable environment, learn the amazing features of your iPad and its accessories. You will discover how to communicate, stay organized, search, take photos, share, save and much more, using tips, trick and tools of the iPad. This class is for those with iPad experience wanting to learn more. Bring your fully charged device with the most recent software updates for a hands-on experience. Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: IPAD2 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Oct 23, 30 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Responsive Web Design Learn to build fully responsive websites optimized for mobile devices, smartphones, tablets, and desktop viewing environments. Online $135 Start dates: Sep 13, Oct 18, Nov 8, Dec 13

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Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: TWNTW SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Oct 25 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW "Click" into Instagram Instagram is a simple, visual way to capture and share the world's moments. Learn how to follow friends and family and discover other users from all over the world, sharing things you love. This hands-on course will guide you in developing a profile, teach you how and what to safely share and how to add effects, filters or captions to engage with your followers. Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: CLICK SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Nov 8 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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skills

Instructor: Edna Dach Course ID: EXPFB SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Nov 29 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW WordPress - Website Design WordPress is a popular free web software used by hundreds of community volunteers and small business owners to create beautiful websites. This is a beginner class for those who are completely new to building a website. Get started by learning how to create content, handle text and images, add extra features using plugins, control your design using themes, and manage your site and keep it safe. Instructor: David Hay Course ID: WPWEB SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Nov 20, 22 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm


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Back to the Workplace

Word 2013 Level 1

Word 2013 Level 2

Gain an overview of Windows, Excel, Word and PowerPoint. This is perfect for people who have been out of the workplace for a while and want to update their skills using current software.

Also suitable for Word 2010 users

Prerequisite: Word 2013 Level 1

Learn how to use the world’s most popular word processor. Come and spend some hands-on time with us. This course is for beginners needing to know how to create a document and add some pizzazz using font and paragraph formatting. You will discover new-found tricks that will make using Word more efficient than you imagined!

Uncover more secrets of Word. Learn how to do a mail merge to send a personalized letter or create labels for many recipients. Also discover how to use Styles to control formatting in your document, as well as how to generate a table of contents. You won’t believe how efficient you’ll become using Autotext and Autocorrect. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class.

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: BKWRK SAL $165 + $10 materials | 8 Hrs Oct 10, 12, 17, 19 (T/Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“My skills were very limited at the beginning of this course but I was able to receive a lot of helpful assistance which really encouraged me!” Student, Back to the Workplace Windows 10 BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE If you are familiar with your computer and want to know how to navigate Windows 10 more efficiently, this course is for you. Bring your own device and gain hands-on familiarity with your computer's hardware. Instructor: Jon Thomas Course ID: WIN10 SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Oct 26 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WL113 SAL $135 + $10 materials | 6 Hrs Oct 24, 26 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Word 2013 Level 1 Accelerated Prerequisite: For experienced Word users

If you are currently a Microsoft Word user and have never taken any formal training (or it’s been awhile), this course is for you. Learn how to quickly format and enhance your document and line up text properly with margins, tabs and tables. You won't believe the time you'll save with all the shortcuts provided. Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WDA13 SAL $89 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 3 (F) 1 - 4 pm

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WL213 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Nov 28, 30 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Word 2013 Level 3 Prerequisite: Word 2013 Level 2

Take your knowledge to the next level by creating a multi-level outline list, custom templates, macros and tool bar, and keyboard customizations. Learn how to create section breaks, headers and footers and page setup. The Track Changes and Document Comparison features are also discussed. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class. Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WL313 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Dec 12, 14 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

QuickBooks 2017 Series Master the fundamentals and more advanced functions of QuickBooks 2016. Learn everything from creating statements to using batch invoicing and managing journal entries. Online $275 Start dates: Sep 13, Oct 18, Nov 8, Dec 13

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MOS Certification Take your career to a whole new level by becoming a certified Microsoft Office Specialist in Word or Excel. The Word or Excel Value Suite certification includes Levels 1, 2 and 3, 6 hours of exam prep, study guides and the exam writing fee.

Word MOS Value Suite Course ID: WDMVS Word Level 1 Word Level 2 Word Level 3 MOS Exam Prep Study Guide Exam Fee

$135 $135 $135 $125 $40 $150

Whole Price Value Price

$720 $619

Excel 2013 Level 1

Excel 2013 Level 3

Also suitable for Excel 2010 users

Prerequisite: Excel 2013 Level 2 or equivalent.

If you have never created a spreadsheet or consider yourself a newbie in this area, this course is for you! Learn to create a spreadsheet and use basic formulas to make Excel do the math for you. We’ll also cover sorting and printing techniques. The only pre-requisite is that you know how to use a mouse.

This course is all about organizing and summarizing long lists of data. Explore advanced sorting, filtering, pivot tables, subtotaling and functions such as COUNTIF and SUMIF. You should be at ease using Excel formulas and autosum before taking this course. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class.

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XL113 SAL $135 + $10 materials | 6 Hrs Sep 26, 28 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm Nov 7, 9 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XL313 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Dec 5, 7 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Excel MOS Value Suite

Excel 2013 Level 1 Accelerated

PowerPoint 2013

Course ID: EXMVS

Prerequisite: For experienced Excel users

Ready to create professional looking presentations and wow your audience? Learn how to use built-in templates, outline view and master slides. Inserting pictures and shapes and creating slide shows will also be covered.

Excel Level 1 Excel Level 2 Excel Level 3 MOS Exam Prep Study Guides Exam Fee

$135 $135 $135 $125 $40 $150

Whole Price Value Price

$720 $619

Already have advanced skills in Word or Excel? Then opt for the Word or Excel MOS Advanced package which includes the exam prep, study guide and exam fee.

Do you currently use Excel for basic tasks but want to learn some ways to get your spreadsheet working for you? You will review formulas including absolute references, printing techniques, as well as dozens of tips regarding sorting, copying cells, autofill, formatting and more. It will give you a whole new appreciation for Excel! Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XLA13 SAL $89 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Nov 3 (F) 9 - 12:00 pm

Word MOS Advanced*

Excel 2013 Level 2

Course ID: WDMAD

Prerequisite: Excel 2013 Level 1 or equivalent.

MOS Exam Prep Study Guide Exam Fee

$125 $40 $150

Total Price

$315

Excel MOS Advanced* Course ID: EXMAD MOS Exam Prep Study Guide Exam Fee

$125 $40 $150

Total Price

$315

*MOS Advanced packages are for students who have an extensive background in Word or Excel.

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If you’re comfortable with basic and absolute formulas, now it’s time to explore IF, NOW, ROUND and more. You will also find out how to name ranges and use them in formulas, as well as working with multiple worksheets. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class. Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XL213 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Nov 21, 23 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: PPT13 SAL $75 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Oct 3 (T) 6 - 9 pm

“I really enjoyed this course. It was well paced and I felt very comfortable learning new skills and a new program. I really enjoyed how wellversed [the instructor] was in Excel” Student, Excel 2013 Level 1

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Free homework help is available for students in grades 1 - 6. When: Where: Time:

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Parents are to drop off students and pick up students on time.

First session goes from September 19 until December 5, 2017 For registration please contact Grazyna Pakos at 780-410-8603.

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Building a better community...

course calendar

AT A GLANCE... pick a month, pick a date, pick a class!

September 13 Ed2Go Online Courses

17 French Building Blocks III

Pg 05

06 All Google

Pg 22

17 Taste of Thai

Pg 08

06 Photography 201

Pg 06

17 Hand Reflexology

Pg 12

06 Holistic Health for Young Fam.

Pg 14

07 Introduction to Spanish

Pg 04

18 Ed2Go Online Courses Various

26 Excel 2013 Level 1

Pg 24

26 Nordic Pole Walking

Pg 12

28 Being an Executor

Pg 16

October

Various

18 Watercolours

Pg 11

07 Woodworking - Duck Carving

Pg 10

19 Introduction to Raw Food

Pg 07

07 MORE of It's All Greek

Pg 08

19 Verbal De-escalating, Resp. Prof.

Pg 20

07 Enduring Power of Attorney..

Pg 16

19 Spanish for Travellers

Pg 04

07 Excel 2013 Level 1

Pg 24

23 Mental Illness in Children & Youth

Pg 21

08 Ed2Go Online Courses

Various

23 Photography 101

Pg 06

08 Brazilian Toe Massage

Pg 13

02 Dog Grooming

Pg 12

23 Maximizing Your iPad

Pg 22

08 Click into Instagram

Pg 22

02 Perfect Pies and Tarts

Pg 09

23 Life is a Journey

Pg 14

09 Surviving Small Claims Court

Pg 16

02 New to iPads

Pg 22

24 Trendy Wall Art

Pg 10

20 Great Tasting Vegetarian

Pg 07

03 Woodturning - Exquisite Pens

Pg 10

24 Word 2013 Level 1

Pg 23

20 Estate Planning for Blended Fam.

Pg 16

03 PowerPoint 2013

Pg 24

25 Hearty Soups & Stes

Pg 07

20 WordPress - Website Design

Pg 22

03 Family Law 101

Pg 17

25 Stress Mgmt. - Holistic Approach

Pg 19

20 Photography 301

Pg 06

03 Nourishing Your Soul

Pg 14

25 Child & Spousal Support

Pg 17

20 Food for Thought

Pg 14

04 Introduction to Spanish

Pg 04

25 Twitter and Tweet

Pg 22

21 Excel 2013 Level 2

Pg 24

04 Cooking with Fall's Bounty

Pg 07

26 Windows 10

Pg 23

21 Foot Reflexology

Pg 12

04 Introduction to Essential Oils

Pg 14

26 Intro to Sushi

Pg 08

21 Mental Health First Aid Cert.

Pg 20

10 Brave Enough for Ballroom

Pg 12

26 Photo Organizing Made Easy

Pg 06

21 Furniture Re-Chic

Pg 10

10 Back to the Workplace

Pg 23

30 Mental Illness in Child. & Youth II

Pg 21

22 Communicating with the Angels

Pg 11

10 Wine Explorations

Pg 15

30 Paper Clutter - From Piles to Files

Pg 15

23 Sugar Confections

Pg 09

11 Fundamentals of German I

Pg 04

23 Home Buying Process

Pg 15

11 Legal Aspects of Living Together

Pg 17

23 Finding Your Inner Self

Pg 13

11 Social Media for Beginners

Pg 22

11 Just Breath! Techniques to calm...

Pg 13

12 Acrylic Painting 12 Pain Free Posture 12 Savoury Baking 12 Practical Strag. for Anxiety 13 heART Paint Café 14 Hands-On Photography 16 Addictions and Mental Health

Pg 11 Pg 13 Pg 09 Pg 13 Pg 11 Pg 06 Pg 20

16 Introduction to French

Pg 05

16 Basic Knife Skills

Pg 07

16 Will & Estate Planning

Pg 16

16 Women, Weight & Hormones

Pg 14

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November 01 Canadian Cooking

Pg 09

23 Kundalini Meditation

Pg 13

01 A Holistic Approach to Rest..

Pg 13

27 Digital Scrapbooking

Pg 06

01 Being a Landlord

Pg 17

27 Reiki for Animals

Pg 12

01 Energy & YOU

Pg 13

27 Borderline Personality Disorder

Pg 20

02 Mexican Street Food

Pg 08

27 Cabbage Rolls

Pg 09

02 Caring for Aging Parents

Pg 15

28 Navigating Separation

Pg 17

02 Instructional Strategies for Diverse...

Pg 21

28 Word 2013 Level 2

Pg 23

02 Career Planning & Insight

Pg 20

29 Fin. Literacy Made Easy

Pg 15

03 Word 2013 Level 1 - Accel.

Pg 23

29 Women & Wine

Pg 15

03 heART Paint Café

Pg 11

29 Explore Facebook

Pg 22

03 Excel 2013 Level 1 - Accel.

Pg 24

30 Indian Cooking

Pg 08

04 Bake'n Take Holiday Baking

Pg 09

30 Wise Buyer - Condo

Pg 17

06 Bldg Resiliency & Other Factors...

Pg 21


course calendar

...a tradition for over 45 years.

Gain the Skills You Need to Shape Your Future

December 01 heART Paint CafĂŠ

Pg 11

04 Nordic Cooking

Pg 08

04 Buying & Selling Your Home

Pg 17

04 Photo Editing with Lightroom

Pg06

05 Pyrogy Making

Pg 09

05 Excel 2013 Level 3

Pg 24

06 Aging Parents-Getting Affairs in Order Pg 16 07 I See What You Mean...

Pg 21

07 Festive Mixology

Pg 15

12 Word 2013 Level 3

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15 Word MOS Certification

Pg 24

Online Education

22 Excel MOS Certification

Pg 24

25 Spanish for Travellers

Pg 04

29 French Building Blocks I

Pg 05

29 MOS Exams

Pg 24

30 Ballroom Beyond Basics

Pg 12

13 Ed2Go Online Courses

January

Our instructor-led courses are informative, fun, convenient and highly interactive. We focus on creating warm, supportive comminities for our learners. New course sessions begin monthly. Visit our website to view start dates for the courses that interest you.

February 07 Spanish Building Blocks I

Pg 04

21 Fundamentals of German II

Pg 04

April 03 Spanish Building Blocks II

Pg 04

09 French Building Blocks II

Pg 05

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May 07 German for Travellers

Pg 04

07 French Building Blocks III

Pg 05

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High School Night Classes High School Credit Courses Are you looking for quality instruction and small class sizes? Continuing Education Night School is the answer! Whether you need to earn Alberta high school credits or acquire better marks for post-secondary applications, this is your opportunity to learn in a mature environment from experienced teachers with a record of success. Our courses are open to high school students, recent graduates and mature students. Small class sizes and quality instruction make Next Step Continuing Education your community night credit class choice.

Credit Schedule Biology 30

English 30-1

Chemistry 30

English 30-2

Physics 30

Social Studies 30-1

Math 30-1

Social Studies 30-2

Math 30-2 SAL | Sep 26 - Jan 18 (T/Th) 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm (no classes during Fall Break and Winter Break)

Course Fees

Payment of textbook rental fees and mature student fees are required at time of registration. Next Step Continuing Education reserves the right to cancel any class due to low enrollment or unexpected circumstances. A full refund will be issued if Next Step Continuing Education cancels the class. •

Students under the age of 20 as of Sept. 1, 2017 No registration fee Textbook rental - $125 (fully refunded after return of text book in good condition)

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Students 20 years of age or older as of Sept. 1, 2017 Registration fee - $580 Textbook rental - $125 (fully refunded after return of text book in good condition)

Diploma Exams

Students registered in a night school credit course through Next Step Continuing Education will write a diploma exam in January at Salisbury Composite High School. If this is not your first time writing a diploma exam for that credit course, you are required to submit a Diploma Exam Rewrite form together with a $25 + GST rewrite fee directly to Alberta Education. Visit www.education.alberta.ca for the complete diploma exam schedule and applicable rewrite forms.

Registration Info

Registrations for credit courses are accepted: Online www.eipscontinuinged.ca By phone 780-467-7292 In person By email eips.conted@eips.ca Mail at Next Step Continuing Education, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 4Y1

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 780-467-7292 OR VISIT eipscontinuinged.ca

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Diploma Exam Prep We've got you COVERED! Ease the stress of your diploma exams and get the support you need to conquer them once and for all. You will review the major curriculum topics for that subject and discover strategies for successful exam writing. Small class sizes offer more personalized support. Our engaging teachers provide a positive experience and are able to take the time to make sure you really understand. Bring a lunch/snack for the weekend classes as a 1/2 hour break is provided. English 30-1

Social 30-1

Chemistry 30

SAL $109 | 12 Hrs Jan 8, 10 (M/W) 5:30 - 8:30 pm plus Jan 20 (Sa) 9 am - 3:30 pm

SAL $109 | 12 Hrs Jan 8, 10 (M/W) 5:30 - 8:30 pm plus Jan 21 (Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm

SAL $135 | 15 Hrs Jan 21 (Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm plus Jan 22, 23, 24 (M/T/W) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

English 30-2

Social 30-2

Physics 30

SAL $55 | 6 Hrs Jan 8, 10 (M/W) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $55 | 6 Hrs Jan 8, 10 (M/W) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $135 | 15 Hrs Jan 27, 28 (Sa/Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm plus Jan 29 (M) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Math 30-1; Math 30-2 SAL $135 | 15 Hrs Jan 13, 14 (Sa/Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm plus Jan 15 (M) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Biology 30 SAL $119| 13 Hrs Jan 17, 19 (W/F) 5:30 - 9 pm plus Jan 20 (Sa) 9 - 3:30 pm

“This is absolutely essential for all students taking Math 30-1. Phenomenal teaching, amazing handouts and everything was beyond helpful.” - Math 30-1, Diploma Prep student

“This diploma prep was the best one I’ve taken so far. The teacher was very helpful and the knowledge I gained will help me achieve success on my diploma” - Social 30-1, Diploma Prep student

“Instructor gave me new strategies for analyzing poems, excerpts and Shakespeare! I would recommend this course to other students.” - English 30-1, Diploma Prep student

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Registration Info

Registration begins August 30

Location

Cancellation

The Next Step Continuing Education office is located at 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, Alberta, T8A 4Y1 (in Salisbury Composite High School).

Unless otherwise stated, programs will be held at Salisbury Composite High School, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 4Y1.

We do our very best to make sure all of our courses run for your enjoyment, however sometimes we do end up cancelling a class due to unexpected events or low enrollment. In this case, we make every effort to accommodate you in another course. If there is no other course which is satisfactory to you, you will receive a full refund.

Registrations are accepted: Online www.eipscontinuinged.ca By phone 780-467-7292 In person By e-mail eips.conted@eips.ca Mail at Next Step Continuing Education, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 4Y1l

Office Hours Our office hours are: • Monday through Thursday 8:30 am - 7:30 pm • Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm • Closed between 1 - 4:30 pm the first Wednesday of every month for a staff meeting

Age Requirements Most classes are designed for adult learners over the age of 16. Children as young as 12 are welcome when accompanied by an adult. In certain circumstances, younger children are admitted to a course (subject to administrative approval).

Payment All fees are due at the time of registration with the exception of specified instructor manuals. Registration is confirmed when payment is processed. You will receive confirmation of registration by e-mail or mail.

Refund Policy Visit eipscontinuinged.ca/pages/refunds to view the Refund Policy for all courses.

Other Fees GST is calculated on the registration fee plus additional materials/supplies fees.

Location Codes • CAM Campbelltown Elementary, 271 Conifer Street, Sherwood Park • CGC Common Ground Community Cafe, 50 Brentwood Boulevard, Sherwood Park • SAL Salisbury Composite High School, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park • SCS Strathcona Christian Secondary, 1011 Cloverbar Road, Sherwood Park • SUB Sublime Wines, #104 160 Broadway Boulevard, Sherwood Park • TBA To be announced

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Registration Form General Interest Courses

To register for High School Night Classes or Diploma Prep, please contact the office.

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Contact our office if payment by credit card *Remember to include GST. If you are 60 years+ and wish to access the senior discount, please contact the office. Cheques are payable to Next Step Continuing Education. Information Disclosure: We ask for this information in order to register you in the class that you have selected. Elk Island Public School's employees, Board of Trustees, and agents (eg. legal counsel) may have access to this registration information on a need-to-know basis. If you have any questions about the collection of this information, you may contact the Assistant Principal of Continuing Education at 780-467-7292.

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