Off-Campus Education


  • Work Experience
  • RAP (Registered Apprenticeship Program)
  • GREEN Certificate

WORK EXPERIENCE:      Earn up to 30 credits (10, 20, and/or 30 level). Students can earn credits through their job placement (volunteer or summer...including July & August)  This is a great career exploration opportunity! Up to 15 Work Experience credits can be counted towards those required for a High School Diploma.  Work Experience marks can also be included in a student’s average for some scholarships.  Before you can earn Work Experience credits you must complete:

A) All required paperwork, signed and returned 

B) Pre-requisite for ALL Off Campus programs:  Workplace Safety Module (HCS 3000) All Bentley students are expected to successfully complete this module in grade 10.

RAP (Registered Apprenticeship ): Program   Earn up to 40 (10/20 and 30 level) credits     "Earn While You Learn" -- Students begin work as an Apprentice (paid job) in one of over 50 registered trades.  Students receive their Apprentice Record Book (Apprenticeship Blue Book) and begin to accumulate on-the-job training & work experience hours required to become a Journeyperson. More information can be found Trade Secrets

GREEN CERTIFICATE: Earn 16 (30 level) credits. Students earn a Production Technician Certificate through apprenticeship-style training on a farm/ranch offering one of 9 career-specific specializations (Dairy, Equine, Cow/Calf, Feedlot, Field Crops, Swine, Sheep, Beekeeping, Irrigated Crops). Students are able to register in September and we typically have students register in Grade 10. Students are asked to complete a minimum of one test per year. Check out more information here.

For more information, please contact the school (403-748-3770) and speak with Mr. Lush.



SWAC - School Within A College

This is an opportunity for grade twelve students to attend Red Deer Poly, SAIT, Olds College or Athabasca University in their last semester of school.  Students will receive high school credits upon completion of this program. 

This joint partnership between Wolf Creek Public Schools and these post secondary institutions allows great training access for our students, supports high school completion and helps students transition into a career path after high school.  The student must have met graduation requirements by the beginning of second semester to be eligible to participate full time in this program.

Work Experience & RAP (Registered Apprenticeship Program)

High School students are capable of earning up to fifteen high school credits. Any high school students interested in work experience must have the pre-requisite course Workplace Safety Systems (HCS3000) completed prior to starting their work experience. Work experience can include part-time employment, summer employment or volunteerism. A contract must be signed by employer, parent, student and school administration prior to work experience commencing. Students will submit monthly hour log sheets to the work experience coordinator.

Work Experience

RAP (Registered Apprencticeship Program)

Green Certificate

The Green Certificate Program provides trainees with opportunities to enter a variety of agriculture-related, structured learning pathways as a part of their senior high school program and to earn up to 16 grade twelve credits and a credential leading to a career in agribusiness. Students learn on the job, under the direction of experienced farm personnel and under the supervision and administration of Alberta Agriculture and Forestry and Alberta Education.

Training Programs Include: Beekeeper Production, Cow Calf Beef Production, Dairy Production, Equine Production, Feedlot Beef Production, Field Crop Production, Greenhouse Production, Irrigated Field Crop Production, Poultry Production, Sheep Production, Swine Production

Green Certificate Alberta Ed Website

Green Certificate Information - What is it?

4H and Green Certificate

Green Certificate FAQ!

AGR 3000 Pre-requisite Course

Green Certificate Registration Form

Green Certificate Test Dates & Schedule