Career Training

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What Does a Land Surveyor Do?

A land surveyor uses state-of-the-art technology to locate and determine (by measurement) the shape and size of any portion of the earth’s surface.

Learning From Ancient Wisdom

A conversation with CLFN Elder Sarah Charland about pursuing jobs in the oilfield sector

Northern Lakes School in Slave Lake

Northern Lakes College is committed to innovative training and a diverse range of partnerships that include small businesses, corporations, band and settlement offices, community groups, municipalities, and government agencies across more than one-quarter of the Province of Alberta. Our faculty and staff take pride in delivering relevant, high quality learning opportunities. Distance learning technology remains a key delivery tool, helping us to reach students throughout the region and beyond. Small class sizes, professional instructors and affordable tuition continue to be important ingredients to our success.

Contact Us:

Northern Lakes College
1201 Main Street SE Slave Lake, AB T0G 2A3
Ph: (780) 849-8600
Toll-free: 1-866-652-3456
Fax: (780) 849-2570


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