Continuing Education

Whether you are looking to take your career to the next level or just pursuing a personal interest, our team is passionate about helping you succeed.

If you or your organization requires a one-day workshop, training courses, or an in-depth program, you can count on us. We offer educational expertise and flexible training solutions to meet all of your individual and business needs.  

For more information on courses, times and schedules email us or call 780-623-5631 or toll-free at 1-888-745-0719.

Featured Programs and Courses


The Permaculture micro-credential features four courses: Waste to Resources, Climatology & Energy Efficiency, Soils & Planting, and Food Sustainability.

Class 3 Driver Training - Tuition Waived

This comprehensive training program includes Class 3 driver training, employment readiness training and safety certification.

Mental Health First Aider

Mental Health First Aid is offered to someone with an emerging mental health problem or in a mental health crisis until appropriate treatment is found or the situation is resolved.

Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Worker

Series of micro-credentials for those interested in becoming familiar with the material including: architects, engineers, installers (bricklayers) and builders.

Business Courses

Enhance your career with short micro-credential business courses. Our courses focus on in-demand business and technology fields and are offered fully online.

Select a study area below, then choose a course.

Use the Continuing Education Flexbooker calendar and registration form to book your next course.

Canada-Alberta Job Grant

If you’re a business you are eligible for two-thirds of employee training costs. The maximum amount is $300,000 per fiscal year.

Eligible applicants:

  • All private and not-for-profit employers in Alberta
  • First Nations and Metis Settlements
  • Crown corporations in communities less than 100,000

Applications must be submitted at least 30 days before the training start date with the provincial government.

Job Grant Info.

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We acknowledge that Portage College’s service region is on the traditional lands of First Nation Peoples, the owners of Treaty 6, 8 and 10, which are also homelands to the Métis people. We honour the history and culture of all people who first lived and gathered in these lands.
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