Adult Programs

Basic Computer Classes

Sponsored in part by the County of Wetaskiwin FCSS.

Computer classes are available in the City of Wetaskiwin and the County of Wetaskiwin throughout the year. Contact the Learning Centre to ask how to bring these classes to your community.  Check our calendar for dates, times and regional locations.

A laptop will be provided; however, participants may bring their own laptop computers. For all programs, participants must bring all existing usernames and passwords.

Classes are limited to a maximum of 8 participants. Pre-registration is required.

1. Basic Computers - 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Cost: Free

Topics Covered:

  • Starting your computer; Using a Mouse and Keyboard; Opening and Closing Windows; The Start Menu; Operating Systems
  • Files and Folders Programs and Shortcuts; Working with Files & Folders; Learn how to search your computer for your files and programs.
  • Internet and Email; Pictures and Facebook; The Internet and Connecting; Electronic Mail. Pictures includes terminology, creating and naming folders. Facebook includes signing up, following friends, posting on Facebook.
2. More than the Basics Computer Class - 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Cost: Free

Level: Intermediate

We explore:

  • Operating system features such as copy, paste, print
  • Organizing files and folders
  • Control panel settings
  • Adding and removing programs and apps
  • Using and customizing menus
  • Connecting to printers and devices
  • Using basic programs
  • Personalization

Bring your usernames and passwords.

3. Google Applications® Part 1 - 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Cost: Free

Level: Beginner

We explore:

  • Google Drive
  • Google Calendar
  • Gmail
  • Google Docs
  • Google Sheets

All these options are free and available for you to use just by signing into a Google account.

Learn the basics of these applications, and how to access them anywhere.

4. Google Application® Part 2 - 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Cost: Free

Level: Beginner

In part 2, we go into greater detail with:

  • Google Drive
  • Google Calendar
  • Gmail
  • Google Docs
  • Google Sheets

Build on the skills you learned in Part 1. Find out how Google is more than just an internet browser and be ready to explore and find out what Google has to offer.

5. Facebook Basics - 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Cost: Free

Level: Beginner

We explore:

  • Messenger
  • Video calls
  • Using Facebook

Learning Centre

Our learning centre is open and available for you to receive the help you need to reach your learning goals. This includes adult literacy learning, tutoring perp for CAEC (Canadian Adult Education Credential), foundational math, reading, writing and specialized ESL (English as a Second Language) help. Make an appointment to speak with our staff to get started on your learning journey. In person and on-line learning options available.


Need some one on one help learning to use your computer? Book an hour with our computer instructor to learn how to increase your computer skills. Cost is $25/hour. Contact our office at 780-352-7257 for dates and availability.

Canadian Adult Education Credential (CAEC)

Write your CAEC exam at our location.

Candidates must:

  1. Create an account at:
  2. Contact our office at 780-352-7257 to book an exam session.

Fee: $250 for complete exam or $60 per subject.

Exams are computer based with the option to write a paper exam.

Need to write an exam?

Exam Invigilation available for most Post Secondary Institutions. Save time, travel and money by writing your exam closer to home. Contact our office to inquire about this learner support service

Fee: $30 per exam 

learning centre hours

Our Learning Centre is open Monday – Friday, 8am – 4pm. Contact us today to make an appointment.

Tell us what you need…. We are ready to help!


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Money Matters

Money Matters is a free introductory financial literacy program for adult learners. We cover the following topics:

  • Spending Plans
  • Banking Basics
  • Borrowing Money
  • RESPs and other ways to save

Dates: November 7, 14, 21, 28, 2024
Location: Wetaskiwin Community Learning Program offices
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.
Fee: Free – (Pre-registration required)

Register For A Class

Register For A Class - Adult

Class fees must be paid at our office by cheque or cash 1 week prior to the class to confirm your registration.


Please phone us to find out more.



Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm
from September until July


5606 47 Street
Wetaskiwin, AB