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Apprenticeship Programs

Phone: (403) 556-8281
Toll Free: 1-800-661-6537

Apprenticeship Training at Olds College!

Application Information for: 

• Agricultural Equipment Technician Apprenticeship

• Heavy Equipment Technician Apprenticeship

• Landscape Horticulturalist Apprenticeship

• Welder Apprenticeship

To view our 2017/2018 Apprenticeship Enrollment Information sheet, please click HERE.

Applying for your Trade:

*Online Registration Coming Soon!*

1. Eligible apprentices may print and complete an Enrollment Form for Apprenticeship Technical Training by clicking the 'Apply NOW' button below. 

2. Submit Enrollment Form and payment for the full Tuition & Fees amount ($1,031.99) to Olds College.

Please Note: Enrollment Forms will be accepted via email & fax starting at 12:01am on the day Applications open for that specific trade. They will be accepted in-person starting at 8:15am on the day Applications open for that specific trade.

    Scan and email, or take a photo and email, the Enrollment Form with payment for the full Tuition amount (Visa, MasterCard or company purchase order).

• FAX: 403 556-4711
    Fax completed Enrollment Form with payment for the full Tuition amount (Visa, MasterCard or company purchase order).

• IN PERSON: Submit the Enrollment Form with payment for the full Tuition amount to Student Services in the Bell e-Learning Building, Room 957 (8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday).

• MAIL: Olds College
  Student Services 
  4500 50th ST
  Olds, AB  T4H 1R6

Application Dates

Application to Olds College opens on specific dates identified by Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training between May and June.  Seats will be filled on a first-qualified, first-admitted basis.  All attempts will be made to accommodate your training period date preference.

• Agricultural Equipment Technician - Monday, May 15, 2017

• Heavy Equipment Technician - Monday, May 15, 2017

• Landscape Horticulturalist - Thursday, May 11, 2017

• Welder - Wednesday, May 24, 2017



Payment of the full Tuition & Fees amount ($1,031.99) for the training period must accompany the Enrollment Form.

Additional costs may include books & supplies, parking, etc. and can be paid on the first day of classes.

Please refer to the links below for full costs and payment deadlines:

Agricultural Equipment Technician
Landscape Horticulturalist
Heavy Equipment Technician


If admitted, an email will be sent to the apprentice at the email address indicated on the Enrollment Form.

Admitted students will refer to the Admitted Apprenticeship Student site for all enrollment information.

Cancellation and Refunds

All cancellations must be received in writing.

- A full refund will be given, minus a $150 cancellation fee, if cancellation is received at least 10 days prior to the program start date.
- No refund will be issued if cancellation is received after that 10 day prior period.  
- A full refund of all tuition & fees paid will be provided if the College cancels a program.