Flexible, local programs

You have goals. We can help you achieve them. Bow Valley College provides training that gets you ready for the work force. Our High River campus offers a variety of credit and non-credit programs. English Language classes are available, too. Upgrade your skills, start a new career path, or finish high school. Right in the Foothills.

Choose Your Program

*Please note you must apply at the appropriate campus for regional programs. For High River and Okotoks, potential learners may inquire at either campus.

New for Winter 2019: Bow Valley College is excited to offer the Health Care Aide Certificate beginning on March 4, 2019, delivered over one term. Registration is now open.


Other courses

Unmanned Aircraft System Very Small and Small Limited (Rural) Pilot Certification

Become a rural drone pilot as recognized by Transport Canada.

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Unmanned Aircraft System Small Complex (Urban) Pilot Certification

Become an urban drone pilot as recognized by Transport Canada. 

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English language classes

The High River campus offers a range of English language classes. Details for the next offering are as follows:

LINC class, Levels 4 to 6
October 1 to December 5, 2018
Monday and Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Permanent residents and Convention refugees eligible
Please contact the High River Campus to register for this class. For other information on English language classes, contact the High River or Okotoks campus.

Canadian Language Benchmark Testing

Bow Valley College partners with ILVARC and the Government of Canada to offer Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) testing at the High River campus.

CLB testing is available at 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. on:  

  • November 7th
  • December 6th and 19th
  • January 10th and 24th

Please contact the High River Campus to book your CLB testing time.


Do you need to upgrade your high school courses?

Academic Upgrading

Community Partnerships

Bow Valley College in the Foothills is pleased to partner with other local organizations to support community initiatives. 

In partnership with Business Link, Community Futures, and the High River Chamber of Commerce, the High River campus will host a series of 1 hour entrepreneurial workshops that will help connect small businesses with services to assist them in the Foothills region.

Up next on Monday, November 5th: Social Enterprise 101, from 12 to 1 p.m. The event will be held at Bow Valley College, High River Campus, 2nd Floor, 710 Centre St SE, High River, Alberta.
This one-hour workshop will help you connect with services available for small businesses and entrepreneurs in the Foothills region. One-on-one coaching sessions are also available after the workshops.
Register here.

Campus Location

2nd Floor, 710 Centre Street SE
High River, AB T1V 0H3

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Phone: (403) 441-2399
Email: bvcfoothills@bowvalleycollege.ca

Have a question? Want to apply? Call, email, or visit the campus!

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