If you have any questions about the line-up of learning events below, please feel free to call the office at 403-742-6700. All events are held at the Stettler Learning Centre, 5221-46 St., unless otherwise stated. Any ‘Register Now’ button will take you to our general registration page.  Courses all have a minimum participant number that must be reached in order to run.  Don’t miss out! Register early.


Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid Basic is a 12-hour course focused on adults interacting with adults in all environments.  Mental health first aid (MHFA) is the help provided to a person developing a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. The first aid is given until appropriate professional treatment is received or until the crisis is resolved.
Clearview Public Schools is offering a 2-day training workshop in Mental Health First Aid.  This two-day course is spread out over two different professional development days.  You must attend both days to receive your certificate. Includes training manual, snacks, beverages and lunch.Space is limited and a minimum must be met for the training to run.
October 5 & November 2 | 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Clearview Public School Central Office Board Room, 5031-50 St., Stettler
Register by September 23
$100
This workshop can be subsidized thanks to a grant from the Rotary Club of Stettler. Call Stettler Learning Centre at 403-742-6700, for information.

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Get Your Learner’s Licence

Having difficulty studying the manual to pass your learner’s driver’s licence exam? This course uses the ‘Plain Language’ version of the Learner’s Licence Guide to help you prepare for the exam.  Ideal for adults and young adults who have learning difficulties and challenges. Open to ages 16 and up.
Tuesday, October 9, then Mondays & Thursdays, October 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29, & November 1 | 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Register by October 1
$75
Call 403-742-6700 or visit us at Stettler Learning Centre for more information and to register.

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Supporting Ourselves as Supporters – A Workshop on Compassion Fatigue and More

This workshop is targeted towards anyone who considers themselves a helper or supporter.  We will build an understanding of compassion fatigue, vicarious trauma, and burnout. It will focus on building resilience and promoting personal wellness.
Friday, November 2 | 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Register by October 26
$60

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Welding

Over 4 weeks you have the opportunity to learn and practice various welding techniques.
Week 1: All must-attend. This night covers general safety, key theories and information to know before you start, including the different types of welders and their use | November 6
Week 2: Stick Welding | November 13 & 15
Week 3: Mig Welding | November 20 & 22
Week 4: Cutting, gouging and oxy fuel | November 27 & 29
As part of your core fee of $150, attend on Nov 6 and pick 1 week of application.
Additional weeks of learning are $50 each.  Attend all 4 weeks for $250.
Register by October 30.
Classes held at Wm E Hay Stettler Secondary Campus, 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
Participants must bring their own safety glasses and welding gloves.

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Get the Most of your Senior’s Benefits   

                                                                
Over 60 and want to know how to get the most of the various federal and provincial benefits that are available to you?  This information session will cover the various programs available and point you in the right direction for accessing them to their fullest.  Make the most of your
‘senior’ status!
Thursday, November 8 | 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Register by November 1
$10

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Refugee Awareness Alberta Workshop

Free educational workshop presented by the Centre for Race and Culture. Help create welcoming and inclusive environments that ensure sustainable and successful resettlement of refugees.
Workshop Goals:

  • Offer practical tools to work with refugee families
  • Build understanding of barriers and opportunities that refugees face in resettlement
  • Learn about refugee pathways, and global and historical contexts and events

Thursday, November 15 | Noon – 4:00 pm
Register by November 8
This workshop is FREE.  

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Body Language

What is Body Language? What are you saying without knowing it? How are your thoughts, intentions, or feelings being expressed even when you are not speaking? In this workshop, Barb Rangen will give you an overview of how we communicate with our gestures, facial expressions and, posture.  She will provide some hints and tips to make body language work for you.
Wednesday, November 28 | 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Register by November 21
$10

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Strategies to Relieve Stress & Anxiety

Most people experience stress and anxiety from time to time. However, if stress and anxiety begin interfering with your daily life, it may indicate a more serious issue. Mary Dawn Eggleton with Suicide Information and Education Services will briefly discuss strategies to manage stress and anxiety at a healthy level. This workshop is subsidized thanks to a grant from the Rotary Club of Stettler.
Thursday, November 29 | 9:00 am – Noon
Register by November 22
$10

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Digital Drop-In

Do you have computer or tech questions? Our Digital Drop-In is just what you need.
We offer help with:

  • online navigation
  • form-filling, job applications
  • operating your own device such as laptops, iPads and mobile phones – just bring it in!
  • editing of documents like resumes
  • developing your comfort and skill with computers

As the name suggests, drop-ins are welcome, but registrations are appreciated.
Tuesdays: September 25, October 23, November 27, December 18, January 22 | 1:00 – 3:00 pm
This is a FREE service.
Call 403-742-6700 or visit us at Stettler Learning Centre for more information and to register.

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SafeCheck® Food Safety Certification

This online course allows participants to learn about food safety and prepares learners for the certification exam. Approximately 6 hours to complete the course within 30 days of registration.
Cost includes supervised exam and use of computer lab for course if needed. SafeCheck® Advanced Food Safety is a government recognized food safety certification course.
$70
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