Hinton Employment and Learning Place has many programs and services for Adults in Hinton and Area! We provide different courses and workshops, English as a Second Language, Newcomers to Canada support services, and Employment and Training Services. Click on the headings above to find information about all of our different programs!
If you have any course ideas please feel free to contact Beverly at 780-865-1686 and start an interest list!
Freddy’s Homeless Resource Room is now complete! Do you have barriers to stable housing, or do you know someone who struggles with homelessness? Our Resource Room offers showers, laundry facilities, mailbox, safe document box, telephone, computer use, individual support, housing options, assistance with forms, share shop coupons, a quiet place to relax and a bite to eat. Stop by 110E Brewster Drive, or call 780-865-1686 for more information.
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training is a two-day interactive workshop in suicide first aid. It is by far the most widely used, acclaimed and researched suicide intervention training workshop in the world.ASIST teaches participants to recognize when someone may have thoughts of suicide and work with them to create a plan that will support their immediate safety. Although ASIST is widely used by healthcare provider, participants don’t need any formal training to attend this workshop – anyone can learn and use ASIST.
Enjoy an afternoon of mother and daughter bonding with “melt and pour” soap base using essential oils. The “melt and pour” soap base using essential oils class will be based on an “Acne blend” essential oil is to be announced. “Air of Aphrodite” oils will be ylang-ylang, coriander, patchouli, orange, and rose. Faith will teach you some basic about essential oils and their benefits. You will leave with 2 bars of soap and the opportunity to purchase more for $5.00 each.
Age 14 and up!
Learn to Fight Like A Girl! This is not 'just another Self Defense Class'. Learn effective escape techniques and increased awareness techniques.
Pre-registration and payment required
Developed by researchers at the University of Alberta, this revolutionary Canadian prevention workshop will educate adults to TAKE ACTION through gaining knowledge to help prevent and respond to child sexual abuse.
Hinton Adult Learning Society (HALS) is a Registered Charity and able to issue tax receipts for charitable donations. Your donation will help someone change their life.
We also accept other forms of donations that enhance the learning experience at HALS. This may include anything from technology such as tablet computers to sophisticated smartboard applications.