Online Fair: September 27 - 28, 2017
New home. New life. Prepare yourself for success
Alberta is a world leader in the oil and gas industry, and while it is known as Canada's "energy province,” it is also home to a vibrant and fast-growing industrial and service economy. Thanks to the opportunities provided by great economic growth, Alberta has become one of the top destinations for immigration to Canada.
Our 2 day online fair will feature live keynote speakers in our auditorium, who will inspire, motivate, and inform you about your new life in Alberta. We’ll cover tips on job hunting, settling in you new province, provide information about education, bridging programs and accreditation for working. Get the expert advice you need to succeed!
Chat with booth reps and expand your network. Find out more about opportunities that exist for someone with your background and skill set. Connect with employer or settlement representatives face-to-face and demonstrate or hone your interpersonal, communication, and professional etiquette skills.
Listen to experts! Speak with advisors one-on-one. Download brochures and flyers. Watch videos. Attend webinar sessions. Register for free training sessions for newcomers. Attend from wherever you are on any device that’s convenient for you! Registration is free! Register today!
Settling in Alberta
Register and attend our online fair. This is your chance to speak with experts from Alberta and have your questions answered, including:
While the energy sector continues to be a major employer in the province, Alberta boasts a diversified economy. Beyond oil and gas, forestry remains an important industry. The manufacturing sector has doubled in size in the last decade and innovation is spurring new industries that make Alberta a strong competitor in global markets. Alberta has also traditionally been home to large farming and ranching industries, which remain an important part of the province’s culture and economy.
Find out if you have the necessary skills to be a part of this growing economy!
Will you need to go back to school to obtain a diploma or certificate, upgrade your education or complete a training program? Will you need additional training to help you find work? Is an alternative career right for you? Talk with our experts to research the continuing education and training opportunities available to you to qualify to work in the job you want in any city in Alberta!
If you’ve been approved for Permanent Residency in Canada, you may be eligible for free online and in-person services and supports while you are still overseas. Learn about these services and service providers who can help. Find out about the support available from different levels of government, and what living and working opportunities are like in different cities in Alberta.
If you’re already in Alberta, find out about free services for newcomers available through settlement agencies.
Speak with experts one-on-one
Access free information videos
Download brochures and flyers
Attend live information sessions online with keynote speakers
Register for free training sessions