Employment Preparation

Employment Preparation Certificate

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The Employment Preparation Certificate is a full-year certificate program that runs from September to August and assists you in preparing for competitive employment and community living. It combines on-campus instruction with community-based work practicums. You will work with an Employment Specialist who will provide assistance on the work site.

The program assists you to:

  • develop a vocational choice/goal
  • improve skills for getting and keeping a job
  • improve job-related and personal organizational skills
  • develop positive attitudes and habits necessary for successful employment
  • enhance social skills
  • manage a more independent lifestyle

Students must be capable of using public transit independently. We recommend that you book time with the Calgary Transit travel trainer immediately. Phone 403.537.7862 to book an appointment.


Application Period Now Closed for Fall 2022.

Application for 2023-24 will be available in January 2023.

Contact us

Transitional Vocational Program, M-200
Mount Royal University
4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, AB T3E 6K6
Email: tvp@mtroyal.ca