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 Beverley at 780-865-1686 and start an interest list!
With the HELP of many community partners, and the Alberta Rural Development Network, we conducted a Homelessness Estimation in the Fall of 2018.
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.
Ongoing, call to book a spot! Monday - Friday 8:30 - 3:30. This course will help liquor industry workers learn how to sell and serve liquor responsibly, no matter where they work. The information in Proserve provides workers with training on the social responsibilities related to serving or selling liquor. Cost- $30.
Planning for disability or death is never pleasant. However, it is an important part of identifying what you want done when something like this happens to you and helping those around you carry out your wishes. An enduring power of attorney, a personal directive, and a will are basic to building your plan.
With them you can set out respectively:
Who will handle your financial affairs and how, if you become mentally incompetent
If you become mentally incompetent, who will handle your medical and other personal life decisions and the kinds of choices they can make for you
How you want your estate to be dealt with at your death
In this presentation you’ll learn about these basic legal tools and what’s involved in acquiring them. You’ll also learn about the changes brought about by the Wills and Succession Act, recent legislation in this area.
This course allows you to gain knowledge about food safety, as well as preparing you for the certificate exam. This is a government recognized certification course.
Every day we are faced with challenges and like anything in life, being prepared is the best defence. This is an invitation to discuss a systematic approach to these challenges and help you gain the skills to problem solve.
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.