Albert County

Albert Career Development Centre

Albert Career Development Centre (ACDC) provides vocational training and support services to adults who face exceptional barriers to securing and maintaining paid employment. We also offer essential daily and life skills training and supportive services to help maintain or enhance social and community ties.

Training includes:

  • Employment skills: assessment and skill building;
  • Career counselling/assessment;
  • Transition to work readiness;
  • Job preparation: Resumes, interviews, dress attire, workplace policies, etc.;
  • Job matching: as much as possible, self-directed job search with ‘job matching’ primary goal.
  • Focus Forward: Work Essential Skills Program

5295 Route 114
Tel: 506-882-2604
Email
Website: https://www.facebook.com/Albert-Career-Development-Centre-1699298206826246/

Community Adult Learning Services (CALP): South East Regional Adult Learning Board Inc.

Various Locations, Albert County, NB

CALP Academic Program: Provides free literacy and GED preparation classes for adults (18+) on a continuous entry basis. CALP is accessible in over 100 communities throughout NB and in both official languages.

Digital Literacy Program: Provides introduction of basic digital skills to enable adult learners to participate fully in an increasingly digital society. The Digital Literacy Program is available in both official languages to existing adult learning groups.

Tel: 506-857-9912
Email
Website: https://opendoorsged.ca/

New Brunswick Public Library Service:

The New Brunswick Public Library Service provides access to books, CDs, DVDs, and online resources including downloadable eBooks and audiobooks. Programs and services include story hour, public lectures, reference services, interlibrary loan and public access workstations. Visit one of the sixty-three libraries or three bookmobiles to learn more. Local Albert County Libraries are:

Hillsborough Public Library:
2849 Main St., Unit 2
Hillsborough, N.B., E4H 2X7
506-734-3711
Email

Riverview Public Library:
34 Honour House Crt.
Riverview, N.B., E1B 3Y9
506-387-2108
Email

Riverview Boys and Girls Club

Riverview, NB

Boys and Girls Clubs offer a safe, enriching, and fun place to go when school is out, with programs available and affordable to all children. Boys and Girls Clubs are managed by experienced career professionals trained in youth development. Over 14,000 volunteers nationwide assist club staff in providing positive role models for our young people.

50 Runnymeade Rd
Riverview, NB, E1B 4M7
506-387-7070
Email
Website:bgcriverview.com

Workplace Essential Skills

Various Locations, Albert County, NB

Workplace Essential Skills (WES) training is based on the nine essential skills: Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Oral Communication, Document Use, Computer Use, Thinking Skills, Continuous Learning, Working with Others. The WES team is able to assess workplace needs, develop customized training specific to the needs of the workplace and employees, provide training resources, and measure the achievement of training objectives.

Regional Coordinator

506-856-2242
Email
Website: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/services/services_renderer.200971.Workplace_Essential_Skills_Program_(WES).html