Registering for the WES Training Program


The Training Program will be offered online and on campus in the Fall 2021 semester for those learners who have  completed their TOWES assessment . Click here for Bow Valley College’s Response to COVID-19.



IMPORTANT: If you have NOT written the TOWES exam you are NOT eligible to take this course and your registration will be removed.

Have you already written the TOWES exam and received your results? Do you need to take WES training?
The WES training courses are only offered to students who did not meet the required benchmarks for their program of study from their first TOWES exam writing. The courses are offered in different formats and schedules each term. You can choose the specific section of the course that fits your availability and preferences.

  • Register for the training by using the self-registration feature in your MyBVC account. Search for course code ESSK9901.*

* NOTE: If you are unable to register using the self-registration feature in your MyBVC account, please contact the Office of the Registrar.

WES Training Course Schedule


Training Section

Day of the Week



Start Date

End Date

21OCTMNTR1  Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Microsoft Teams  October 02, 2021  October 09, 2021
21OCTMNTR2  Wednesday  11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Microsoft Teams  October 13, 2021 November 03, 2021 
21OCTMNRT3 Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Microsoft Teams  October 14, 2021 November 04, 2021 
 21OCTMNRT4 Saturday  9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Microsoft Teams  October 23, 2021  October 30, 2021 

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  • If you are currently studying in a post-secondary program at BVC, please register for your courses via mybvc to ensure your enrolments and fees are processed appropriately.
  • Cart total based on domestic tuition rates. For information about International Tuition rates please see Fee Information
  • If you anticipate applying for a student loan, your payment will be refunded to you based on your loan award once your funding has been received by BVC.

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