Paying for Training

Tuition Fees

Base tuition fee for August 2017 - July 2018 will be:

  • $98.00 per week ($784 for eight weeks of technical training) and
  • $67.00 for materials.

Apprentices also pay for books, parking, student association fees, facility fees, material and consumables during their technical training. Click for additional enrolment information for specific training institutions.


There is a variety of ways apprentices can apply for help with technical training costs and living expenses, including:

For more information on financial assistance see the Student Awards/Financial Aid office at your training institution or visit the Alberta Learning Information Service (ALIS) at  

Information and application forms are available from: