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Canadian Pre-Veterinary Medical Association (CPVMA)

We are excited to announce that Canada's third virtual Pre-Veterinary Symposium will be from May 31st to June 2nd, 2024. This symposium’s theme will focus on the changing face of veterinary medicine and will showcase approximately 23 speakers from diverse areas, including technological innovation, mental health, one health, international veterinary care, and more. To view the current list of speakers, kindly refer to this link: https://cpvma.ca/our-2024-symposiium-speakers/. This symposium will allow students in veterinary medicine to gain knowledge from leading experts in various fields of veterinary medicine, delve into the latest research and engage in meaningful discussions. 

Cost: $10.00

Careers Next Gen - Summer Internships


If you want to make some money, earn high school credits, and try out some of Alberta’s most in-demand careers, then you’ve come to the right place.

CAREERS will match you with an employer for a student internship, which is basically a short-term job that gives you hands-on experience. 

You can do this during the school year, or over the summer – no experience necessary! Not sure what kind of internship is right for you? No problem – take the first step by reaching out to us and we will help you through it.

Internship Opportunities

Career Centre Supports and Services

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My focus is to provide hope and guidance in assisting students in developing plans for their future. We discuss the dream and develop action plans to reach their goals.

Together we research industries, education requirements, using various resources such as:

  • Career and personality assessments
  • Career and post-secondary resources
  • Scholarship applications
  • Resume and cover letter building

Opportunities and Events

  • Connect students to industry professionals
  • Attend career exploration events 
  • Participate in post-secondary open houses 

Support for Parents and Guardians

  • Access to career and job fairs
  • Career events for students and parents calendar        
  • Weekly insert in school newsletters

Granum Fire Academy

Prepare for a career in health care & first responder fields
The Granum Fire Academy is a 2-year program where Grade 11 & 12 students can
earn high school credits while learning & developing skills that transfer to careers
such as nurse, emergency medical technician, paramedic, or firefighter

Location: Granum School, Granum Firehall, and the future
M.D. of Willow Creek training facility
Time: Fridays, 1:30-4:30pm + training hours
Cost: $100 per course for a total of $200 (includes
certification, testing, GFA shirts, bunker gear)
Limited to 12 students per semester


2023 -2024 Application Form

Post-secondary and Career Exploration Events

Here is a list of upcoming events (Open house, parent sessions and program highlights).

2023-2024  Events


Calendar of events can also be found at the bottom of the Career Services page

How to apply to Alberta Post-secondary institutions

Register with MyPass first!

How to video: MyPass

Then, for all Alberta Institutions, you start with creating an Alberta Digital ID and then access Apply Alberta.

Each Alberta institution (and sometimes specific programs) has their own application date deadlines, as well as deadlines to qualify for entrance awards. I'm always happy to help with this process!

Student Loans and Lines of Credit

Alberta Student Aid, Loan information and Applications - Details

Student Line of Credit

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada provides a detailed description of a student line of credit - Details

Contact your local bank or credit union for student loan/line of credit details

ATB Financial

Bank of Montreal (BMO)

Chinook Financial



Trades and Apprenticeships

Alberta Industry Trades Information  This is the home page for Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training and contains information about the process to become a Journey person in Alberta. You can start on this path in high school!

Trade Entrance Requirements (Alberta Apprenticeship & Industry Training)

Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP) brochure This brochure outlines the process where students in high school can begin their apprenticeship career.

Trades and Occupations list  A comprehensive list of Alberta's Registered trades, complete with career profile information for each trade.

Trades specific scholarships As a trades person, you are eligible for thousands of dollars in scholarships! Here is the link from the government website.

Green Certificate Agriculture Training The Green Certificate Program is an industry driven agricultural training program. Its apprenticeship style of delivery insures that participants learn through actively performing the skills required. This means learning, hands-on, out in the barn, field, greenhouse or corral and getting dirty!

Rob Charchun - Off-campus Coordinator Set up a meeting with our local off-campus coordinator to find out about opportunities for apprenticeship, work experience and volunteer credits. Students in Grades 10-12 can earn up to 5 credits a year (15 Total). Talk with Rob to learn more!

Canadian Adventures and Opportunities

Unfortunately due to COVID 19, these programs are currently unavailable. As information changes and services re-open, I will update this information for students.


Rotary Alberta Youth Entrepreneurship Camp

RAYEC is a week-long camp that takes place every August for youth ages 13- 15 who are interested in learning about business and entrepreneurship. The main focus of this camp is to educate youth about marketing, advertising, preparing a cash-flow statement and writing a business plan. Campers set up their own businesses and use real money which they borrow from actual bankers. The last day is “Business Day” at the camp, where campers have the opportunity to open and operate their businesses. The youth also get to participate in many fun recreational activities throughout their week at camp.

Outward Bound Canada Develop your outdoor and interpersonal skills on this 14-day adventure in the Canadian Rockies. You will create a strong sense of community with your peers as you travel through the wilderness, learning how to work together to accomplish daily tasks and make decisions to keep you and your group thriving in the elements. 
The Duke Edinburgh’s International Award An internationally recognized program for young people, building their skills to equip them for life and work. By creating opportunities for young people to develop skills, get physically active, give service and experience adventure, the Award can play a critical role in their development.
Katimavik Katimavik aims to help youth become engaged, caring citizens and capable contributors and leaders for a better Canada. We do this through the development of 21st century skills, experiential learning, and civic engagement.

Important: Livingstone Range School Division neither screens  nor endorses external opportunities, practices, products, or services. As data is subject to change at the discretion of each company, information has not been verified and Livingstone Range School Division cannot be held responsible for any inconsistencies or errors. Livingstone Range School Division does not warrant the legitimacy of any of the information in the posting, including the company and the position itself. It is the responsibility of each applicant to review and research each employment opportunity prior to applying.

Dual Credit

Earn high school AND post-secondary credit! Collaboration and partnership with Southern Alberta post-secondary institutions provides students opportunities and choice in career pathways. At a limited charge to students, courses may be offered at a high school, at the University or College, online or a combination of both. Plus, high school students gain a deeper understanding of the college or university experience!

LRSD Dual Credit

Course Lists

Career Services

July 2024

Alberta Post-secondary education fair (ELAA) at CCHS

Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Location: Gymnasium - Crowsnest Consolidated High School, 8901 20 Ave, Coleman, AB T0K 0M0, Canada

Alberta Post-secondary education fair (ELAA) at MHHS

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Matthew Halton High School, 945 Davidson Ave, Pincher Creek, AB T0K 1W0, Canada

Lakeland College Open House (at both campuses - Lloydminster and Vermillion)

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

SAIT Open House

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: SAIT Campus Centre, 1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary, AB T2M 0L4, Canada

Mount Royal University Open House

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Mount Royal University, 4825 Mt Royal Gate SW, Calgary, AB T3E 6K6, Canada

SAIT Open House

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: SAIT Campus Centre, 1301 16 Ave NW, Calgary, AB T2M 0L4, Canada

Discovery Day in Health Sciences @ University of Calgary Medical School

Time: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Cumming School of Medicine U C, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada

Red Deer Polytechnic Open House

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Red Deer Polytechnic, 100 College Blvd, Red Deer, AB T4N 5H5, Canada

University of Calgary OPEN HOUSE

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada

University of Lethbridge Open House

Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Dr W, Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4, Canada

Lethbridge Polytechnic Open House

Time: 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Lethbridge College, 3000 College Dr S, Lethbridge, AB T1K 1L6, Canada

U of C Recruiter Booth

Time: 8:15 am - 9:15 am
Location: J T Foster School, 2501 22 St, Nanton, AB T0L 1R0, Canada

The recruiter will set up at a table in the den and chat with students before school

Alberta Post-secondary Education Fair (ELAA) at WCCHS

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Willow Creek Composite High School, 628 55 Ave W, Claresholm, AB T0L 0T0, Canada

Alberta Post-secondary education fair (ELAA) at FPW

Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: F P Walshe School, 1600 6 Ave, Fort Macleod, AB T0L 0Z0, Canada