NorQuest College is hosting a fully virtual version of the Autism CanTech! (ACT!) Program across Alberta. An innovative program for Autistic youth between the ages of 18-30 who want to work in the computer and technology sectors, this fully federally-funded program includes virtual training in employability and technical skills to prepare participants for a two-month work experience in the city they reside in.
Join ACT! And learn foundational skills that will allow you to gain and maintain employment within the digital sector
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Please note that the November 29, 2021 and January 31st cohorts are now full. Applications are being accepted now for a new Feb 14th, 2022 cohort.

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If you have one, please upload an up-to-date resume for our review, including any volunteering you may have done. In place of a resume (or in addition to one), feel free to upload an example of any digital work, game creation, videos created, etc. that you have created and would like to share.

We are asking for a resume only to get a better sense of your work history; you do not need to have previous work experience to be accepted into this program. This is entirely optional.

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The personal information requested on this form is collected under the authority of section 33(c) of Alberta’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used to process your request for information, for internal statistical and enrolment management purposes and to provide ongoing information regarding our courses, programs or events. For information about the collection and use of this information, contact the Regulatory & Compliance Coordinator at 10215 108 Street NW, Edmonton, AB, T5J 1L6, Tel. 780.644.6000

NorQuest College, Alberta & Sask

Next Program start date:  January 31, 2022
Tuition and fees: $0 (grant funded) 
Delivery:  Virtual
Location: Alberta and Saskatchewan-wide 
Application deadline: January 26, 2022

Upcoming Dates:
In-Person (Edmonton Campus): March 2022

Douglas College, New Westminster Campus, British Columbia 

Next Program start date: March 28, 2022
Program end date: September 30, 2022  
Delivery: HyFlex Delivery (In- person OR Virtual), 
Location: Douglas College –New Westminster BC Campus  
Application deadline March 15, 2022

Humber College, Toronto, ON

Next program start date: March 7, 2022
Program end date: September 7, 2022  
Delivery: HyFlex Delivery (In- person OR Virtual), 
Location: Humber College, Toronto, ON
Application Deadline Feb 28, 2022
Apply early to avoid dissapointment. 
Tuition and fees: $0 (grant funded)