Thank you registering for the Alberta Basic Security course. Please review the following information prior to attending classes.
Please review the course outline. If you are attending a weekend course, click here. If you are attending a weekday course, click here. It includes highlighted information regarding your homework assignment (due for the first class) as well as other details regarding your course. The course outline will also include the contact information for your facilitator.
Participant Manual – Homework Assignment
As part of your homework assignment (see the Course Outline) you are required to read the first two modules of the participant manual. You may access the participant manual click here. You will receive a physical copy of the participant manual on the first day of class.
This course is held in building 801 in room 202.
The weekday course (Monday – Friday) runs from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm each day.
The weekend course (Saturdays and Sundays) runs from 10:00 am – 4:30 pm each day.
At this time, there is no fee for parking as long as you park in a correct stall. Please park in a Columbia College parking spot (they are labeled and could include the word “Private”). Please do not park in visitor parking or stalls marked for Child Care Centre.
How to get to Columbia College
If you are heading north on Barlow Trail SE, turn left (west) onto Centre Ave NE. If you are heading south on Barlow Trail NE, turn right (west) onto Centre Ave NE. Once you are on Centre Ave NE, follow it down the hill. It will turn into Manning Road NE. At the end of the road you can take the yield into the Willowglen Business Park. Columbia College is located in building 802 in the park.
From the Northeast, take the 69th Street LRT. Get off at the Barlow Max Bell Area station. Catch the 27 Willowglen bus from the north side (opposite the Max Bell Arena). The bus will go into Willowglen Business Park. There is one bus stop in the park. Columbia College is located here. From downtown, catch the Saddletown LRT. Get off at the Barlow Max Bell Area station. Catch the 27 Willowglen bus from the north side (opposite the Max Bell Arena). The bus will go into Willowglen Business Park. There is one bus stop in the park. Columbia College is located here. You can also catch the 19 or the 119 westbound and get off the bus on 8th Avenue NE at 16A St NE or the 19 or 119 eastbound and get off the bus on 8th Avenue NE at 16 St NE.
If you have further questions, please contact the Security Services department: