Canada-Alberta Job Grant

Train your employees at the Faculty of Extension with the Canada-Alberta Job Grant. We have a wide range of courses and programs accepted for this employer-driven training program (classroom & online; part- and full-time), available for businesses in all sectors across Alberta.  

CAJG training incentives to employers:

(Subject to change; data as of Oct 2018)
  • up to 66% of training costs covered for eligible employees
    up to 100% of training cost covered for eligible unemployed hires
  • Sole proprietors can now train their employees using CAJG
  • Assistance on travel costs for small and medium-sized organizations (outside of Edmonton)

Our courses and programs meet the grant criteria

The Faculty of Extension is the University of Alberta’s hub for continuing and professional education. We offer courses and programs that are eligible for the CAJG employee training cost assistance through the Canada-Alberta Job Grant.

300+ Courses

The Faculty of Extension offers a wide range of courses and workshops − all designed for working professionals:

Examples of courses that may benefit your employees:


    40+ Programs

    Employees can also earn a certificate, citation, or designation. Our programs can normally be completed in 1-3 years of part-time study.

    The Canada-Alberta Job Grant is an employer-driven training program where employers and government share the cost of training new and existing employees to increase their knowledge and skills to meet the needs of Alberta’s changing economy.


    Select a job-enhancing course or program

    300+ part-time courses

    40+ part-time programs

    Flexible solutions for Corporate Learning:
    custom courses and multi-registration offer


    Apply for the grant

    Print and review the guide (PDF)

    Start your application