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!
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.
Dad Matters is an 8 week program designed to enhance their parenting skills, childcare is provided.
The Program runs every Thursday’s from 6:00pm-8:00pm starting on September 17th 2019 - November 5th 2019. Spots are limited so register early!
If you would like further information on the program please contact Mandy at 780-865-1686.
This is a firearms safety course focusing on non - restricted firearms. Some topics covered in this course includes (but is not limited to) evolution of firearms, major parts, types and actions, safety practices, ammunition, and firing techniques and procedures.
Please bring Government issued picture ID such as Drivers License, Passport, or Provincial ID Card.
Must be 12 years of age and up to take the course.
Due to popular demand, we will be running a second Non-Restricted Course on Sunday, June 23rd!
Join us in this 2 hour session that talks about anger management and the aspects of how you can control your anger. Such as, Awareness, recognizing specific thoughts, feelings and behaviours, Coping Strategies, Lifestyle and more.
This session is in partnership with Alberta Health Services.
Hola! It's time to practice your Spanish speaking skills. Discover the secrets to improving your speaking and listening skills. Get an instant vocabulary and easily get your point across. We make learning Spanish fun! Previous learners and new students are welcome.
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.