Pathways - Adult Learning Foundations

Medicine Hat College

Provides confidential basic literacy, numeracy, and digital skills and skills for learning to support to ALL adult Albertans.

Service offers:

  • basic skill improvement in reading, writing, math, and English as a second language
  • 1-on-1 tutoring sessions where adult learners are paired with volunteer tutors by the literacy coordinator; the tutor and learner meet for 1 or 2 hours per week to work on improving the learners literacy skills
  • digital skills support - education on how to use a laptop, computer, cell phone, or tablet how to use these devices as well as support adults with basic digital skills
  • small group learning - opportunity to learn in small groups at a pace led by the learner

Tutors are provided with resources and training to help support their learner. Tutoring is an opportunity to get to know someone new and to support lifelong learning in adults.

Key Provider: literacy coordinators, volunteer tutors
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 years and older
  • who are Canadian citizens, Permanent Residents, Temporary Foreign Workers, Inuit, Metis, or First Nation Peoples, or who have a visiting Visa
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact to make an appointment
  • visit website for details

Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Waiting period varies. Contact for details. 

Web Site
English - Translation available as required. 
Fee: Yes,

There is a small fee for classes. No fees for 1-on-1 tutoring. 
If students face barriers to learning, agency may support a fee reduction or waive fees for classes.

Fee Reduction: No

Membership Fee: No

Wheelchair access: No -
Other disabled access: No -
Agency Information
View Agency Profile
Last Verified On
January 2, 2024
119 Main Street
Foremost, AB, T0K 0X0
Open in Google Maps
Hours of Operation

Operation hours are Monday to Friday, September through June, by appointment only.