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February 8, 2016
Apprentices nominate instructors for top award
Three Lakeland College instructors are among 40 people nominated for Alberta Apprenticeship and...
August 24, 2015
Spectra Energy supports Lakeland’s trades program
Lakeland College’s trades students will soon have access to new training equipment thanks to...
April 27, 2015
Growing number of skilled students compete
Judging by the quality of the competitors in the Lakeland Regional Skills Competition held Friday ...
April 14, 2015
Registration dates spread out into June
Apprentices planning to register for a training period in 2015-16 need to take note to the range of...
February 26, 2015
Students take home AIT Scholarship
When you’re a student, a little help can go a long way.
Fourteen trades apprentice students at...
February 2, 2015
Don't miss out on "free" money
If you’re an apprentice, don’t assume that employment insurance and your savings are the...
June 20, 2014
Carpentry apprentice builds up to Skills Canada
“I was nervous before the competition started but once you get going, you settle down and...
May 5, 2014
Repeat gold medalists at Regional Skills 2014
Four people repeated as gold medalists at the 2014 Regional Skills Competition at Lakeland College.
April 28, 2014
Baking added to Regional Skills Competition
The best butter cream icing will put a high school regional skills competitor on the path to Skills...
March 3, 2014
More CTS and dual credit possible with Northern Lights SD
Lakeland College’s line-up of dual credit courses may double by this fall.
March 3, 2014
200 apprenticeship seats added
Alberta will need to replace as many as 45,000 workers over the next decade, according to the 2014-2...
October 21, 2013
Collaboration prepares more people for trades career
A collaborative training project between Fishing Lake Métis Settlement and Lakeland College...
October 10, 2013
Alberta Skills give local teachers hands-on experience
Area high school teachers were the students at a one-day Skills Alberta teacher development course...
January 1, 2012
Electrical instructors train to teach solar installations
Ivan Cusack, John Klatt and Scott Pratt are three electrical instructors with a sunny outlook on the...
November 9, 2011
Trades programs enhanced, modernized Applied Engineering building reopens
(Vermilion, Alta. -Nov. 9, 2011) More student spaces, large combination welding booths featuring...
November 7, 2011
Collaborative effort behind new online Parts Technician program
Two heads can be better than one – or, in this case, two like-minded colleges.
October 3, 2011
$25,000 from ADM to help develop second class power engineering training
Lakeland College’s goal to increase training opportunities that will result in more...
September 30, 2011
Virtual welder gives Lakeland students an edge
The welding department has a new teaching tool in its shop to engage and enhance student learning.
April 27, 2011
Skills Competition 2011
(April 27, 2011—Vermilion, Alta.) The future of trades in the local area appears to be in good...
April 8, 2011
Lakeland claims multiple top apprenticeship honours at provincial awards banquet
It was a high-powered event for Lakeland College at this year’s Alberta Apprenticeship and...