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Program Description

Have you always enjoyed working with tools? Consider a career as a carpenter, a field that is in high demand. This hands-on program will give you the skills and theory you need to succeed when you write the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training theory and practical exams.

Program Delivery



Sep 06, 2022 - Dec 23, 2022 - Face to Face - High Prairie
Feb 21, 2023 - Jun 16, 2023 - Face to Face - High Level
Feb 27, 2023 - Jun 23, 2023 - Face to Face - Slave Lake

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Program Length

16 weeks

Academic Requirements

Minimum Requirement: English 10-2, Math 10-3 or all five Canadian General Educational Development Tests (GED) or AIT Entrance Exam.

Category A: RECOMMENDED PATH: Alberta High School Diploma with:
 English 30-2.
 Math 30-3.
 Physics 20 or Chemistry 20 or Biology 20 or Science 20.
 Related Career and Technology Studies courses.
 Attendance and participation in "Introduction to Construction Trades."



Other Requirements

If academic requirements are not met you will need to do an ACCUPLACER assessment. Minimum levels: 60 in Reading Comp., 50 in Arithmetic, and 50 in Elementary Algebra. Contact your nearest campus to schedule an appointment. Pre-Employment students are NOT required to be registered with AIT.

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Northern Lakes College provides top-quality post-secondary education right where you live, using technology that connects you to your instructors and other students throughout northern Alberta.

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