Alberta Business & Educational Services (ABES) was incorporated March 28, 1991. Since then, we have provided an educational environment in Calgary that gives adult learners the training and support needed to enter the workforce. ABES has provided training in more than 50 program areas during our 20+ years of operation, and currently offers a variety of health care and medical school training programs. Additionally, ABES is currently licensed as a Private Vocational School under the Private Vocational Training Act. Are you considering a career in health care but not sure a traditional medical school in Calgary is right for you? We have your solution!
Begin your path towards a rewarding career
A Great Alternative to Calgary Medical School
The post-secondary training at our Calgary medical and health care school will give you the skills, resources and opportunities you need to forge a new career for yourself and your family. For years, people from all backgrounds have counted on ABES for a dynamic range of continuing education courses designed and developed to meet the staffing needs of employers. Our team has been proud to watch as our students take control of their future.
ABES is pleased to offer these programs in cooperation with Alberta Health Services (Calgary, Edmonton, and Lethbridge), Calgary Lab Services, Alberta Human Services, and Canada's Accredited Zoos and Aquariums. These partnerships were established not only to better serve our students by ensuring our programs effectively adapt to the ever-changing standards of each industry, but also to meet the needs of the current ongoing demands in each field. We consider these partnerships with the industry and community resources to be the key to our success.
High Employment Rates
ABES relies on these industry partnerships to help us develop, deliver, and assess our programs so that our graduates are highly employable when they complete their training. We keep in constant contact with our partners to ensure that our graduates have the top skills needed for employment and advancement in their careers. We’re continually updating our programs to reflect current industry requirements, which is why we see such high employment rates among our graduates.
Helping people transform their lives through education.
Our Mission Statement
Through our strong partnerships with employers, workplace-relevant curriculum, and excellence in teaching, Alberta Business & Educational Services (ABES) prepares motivated learners with intensive, hands-on educational programs, providing employment solutions that support both individuals and the industries in which they choose to work.
To deliver fast-paced, quality, hands-on employment skills programs that result in successful employment of ABES learners.
To establish and maintain active industry relationships that can lead to the creation of more innovative employment-focused training programs for ABES learners.
To implement a program of continuing quality improvement, using relevant indicators of success, measuring results at appropriate intervals, and annually sharing results with staff and other stakeholders.
To implement a range of programs that respond to the ethnic, economic, and social character of adult learners, as well as those of employers; considering accessibility, employment opportunities for graduates and positive impact on the quality of life in the city of Calgary and beyond.
Calgary Medical School Training for Everyone
If you are looking for an exciting career in medicine, but medical schools in Calgary and Edmonton areas seem too expensive and restricting to your life, then you need to give Alberta Business & Educational Services (ABES) a closer look. Our students come from all walks of life and, most times, are already working professionals looking to increase their training for future career advancements. When you’re searching for a new path in life, our vocational medical school in Calgary is the perfect way forward.
Attending a Calgary medical school isn’t for everyone, but don’t let that get in your way of an exciting career in the health services industry. Apply today and benefit from medical school training in the Calgary area!