We offer workshops and classes in Employability Skills and other training that will assist in becoming career ready.

Our organization understands the difficulties people face in finding suitable work due to lack of experience, skills and opportunities and offer support to unemployed and underemployed adults.

Programs and Services

Upskills program

Up Skills for Work helps learners develop key employability skills through free workshops.  Topics include :

Motivation, Attitude, Accountability, Presentation, Teamwork, Time Management, Adaptability, Stress Management and Confidence.

Soft skills help workers to be adaptable and motivated throughout their whole employment and as they move into new roles.  In other words, they lay the foundation for a strong and flexible workforce and for happy, fulfilled workers.

Up Skills for Work focuses on key employability skills that hiring managers look for.

Mondays, October 19, 26, November 2 & 29, 2020 1 - 3 p.m.

New Futures program

New Futures is a Career Transition Program, which offers the following workshops (see image with full description).

All workshops are free!


NEW Fall 2020 - now offering evening sessions of the most popular portions of these workshops.  

September 21 & 28, 2020 5pm - 8pm:  Resume Development and Cover Letter (part 1 and 2).  

October 19 & 26, 2020 5pm - 8pm: Managing Change after Job Loss & Job Transition (part 1 and 2)

November 23 & 30, 2020 5pm - 8pm:  Creating a New Future after Job Loss (part 1 and 2)

December 7 & 14, 2020 5pm - 8pm:  Resume Development and Cover Letter (part 1 and 2)

Please call our office to register.

computer access

We offer computer stations for job searching and resume development.  Call or stop in for details!

Schedule a Consultation

Please fill out the form below to have our coordinator contact you for a free consultation for placement in our programs.

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Drayton Valley & District Community Learning Association

4743 - 46 Street
~ Rotary House ~
Drayton Valley, Alberta

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