Category Archives: Opportunities

Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP) & Skilled Trades

Students interested in the Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP) and Skilled Trades?

Please share this opportunity for students and parents to connect with employers and industry.

Students have a choice to attend one of 3 locations:

  • EAST Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 @ Father Lacombe High School
  • Open to all students
  • Time: 6:30 – 8:30pm
  • For information phone 403-875-0281 or email DOlesen@nextgen.org
  • www.nextgen.org/calgary – call us at 1-888-757-7172

Pearson Gender Sexuality Alliance

Lester B Pearson is proud to be an inclusive community of belonging. The Pearson Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA) provides a safe space where diversity is celebrated. The activism component meets at lunch on Tuesdays in Room 2136 as well, students are welcome to eat lunch in a safe space on Thursdays in Room 2136. All are welcome!

Automotive exploratory opportunity with the Calgary Police Service

This exploratory opportunity allows students to work with industry experts in the Calgary Police Services Automotive team doing maintenance of Calgary Police Service vehicles. Students can earn up to 6 credits in off-campus education and will be eligible for one credit for every 25 hours of work. Please note Calgary Police Service hiring protocols include an enhanced security clearance and the successful candidate must pass a pre-employment drug test. Please see Mrs. Lieske in the Career Centre.