CLAC Career Development College

From Pre-Employment to Journeyperson

CLAC Career Development College is committed to supporting Alberta’s workers through all stages of their careers. From pre-employment training to apprenticeship-style programs, we strive to prepare our students for success by providing hands-on, practical learning experiences that will lead to a rewarding career.  




Our Programs

Pre-Employment 1st Period Welding

This 12-week Pre-Employment 1st Period Welder program is geared towards those with little to no experience looking to jumpstart a career in welding!

Learn more about Pre-Employment 1st Period Welding


Scaffolder Journeyperson Program

Each level of this apprenticeship-style program includes theory and practical learning to keep you safe, skilled and certified to work on any job site!

Learn more about Scaffolder Journeyperson Program



Train to Employment Program


Train to Employment (TTE) is a hands-on program designed to jumpstart the career of those looking to enter the skilled trades! This program is designed to remove financial barriers to training, preparing students with the skills and confidence to begin a rewarding career as a first-year apprentice.

CLAC has partnered with employers across Alberta to offer this two-week program to successful applicants at no cost, with a 4-week job placement available for all graduates.

Learn more about Train to Employment Program





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Why Choose CCDC?



Students benefit from

  • Highly skilled instructors with years of industry experience
  • Access to quality training facilities and equipment
  • Industry recognized certification
  • Access to CLAC’s network of employers

Employers benefit from

  • Access to a skilled labour pool
  • Opportunity to connect training & employment to meet evolving industry demands
  • Confidence that new apprentices have the skills and dedication required to work in the trade






Contact Us


Contact Us


To register or learn more, contact us at 888-700-7555 or email


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