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Apprenticeship Registration Information

Registration Opening Dates

May 21, 2024

  • Agricultural Equipment Technician
  • Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Landscape Horticulturist

May 23, 2024

  • Welder

Register Online

Create/Access your MyTradesecrets (MTS) account and follow the Alberta Apprenticeship & Industry Training Application Procedure.

Enrolment Information

  1. You are now able to register online for your next training period through your MyTradesecrets account.
  2. Submit your online registration and full payment of tuition and fees to Olds College.

Payment Methods

Payments can be made online through your MyTradesecrets account with a Visa or MasterCard.
Payments can be made in person at Olds College by Visa, Mastercard, cheque or debit.


Seats will be filled on a first qualified, first-enrolled basis. If the training period you wish to register in is full, then you will be placed on the waiting list.


Fees are posted in the Apprenticeship Fee Schedule.

  • Tuition $1,035.14
  • Program Fee $88.66
  • Mandatory Non-Instructional Fees $305.15

TOTAL: $1,428.95

  • Books & Supplies $500 (purchased on campus)


  • A $150.00 charge will be applied to anyone who cancels enrolment up to 10 days prior to the start of class.
  • A refund will not be issued if cancellation is received after 10 days prior to the start of classes.
  • If Olds College cancels a program, then a full refund will be given.
  • For apprentices enrolling in “back-to-back” training, 100% of payment will be refunded if you are not eligible to enter into the next period of training.

Campus Housing

Our Centennial Village residence has been designed with single private suites which include individual washrooms. Apprentices are also able to access College Courts (shared units). Find out more and apply for campus housing.

Choose between three Meal Plan options. Find out more HERE.

Campus Parking

Find information about parking on-campus and apply for your Parking Pass HERE.

General Inquiries & Programs:

Phone: 1-800-661-6537 ext.8281

Residence Services:
Phone: 587-796-1796


Paper Application