©First Step Adult Education Center 2015
INFORMATION and POLICIES for FIRST STEP STUDENTS
Learners who register @ the FIRST STEP ctr. agree to abide by the rules and regulations
of the school and are expected to conduct themselves in an honest and forthright manner.
In the event that a student is suspected of academic or
may be disciplined in a fair and reasonable manner. A continued violation of any of these policies, may result in the learner being asked to withdraw from their program of studies.
TUITION FEES / COST INFORMATION
FINANCIAL POLICIES FOR FIRST STEP STUDENTS
Effective SEPTEMBER 1, 2020: the following fees and resources will be paid to The FIRST STEP Center
before the Learner begins their program of studies:
A (per-school term - September through June - non-refundable) $25.00
HIGH SCHOOL Courses (Grade 10—12) are calculated at $130/credit
[e.g. $650 for a 5 credit course. Most are 5 credit courses]
NON-CREDIT & ABE—Math & English High School Preparation Programs: $650/class
….Text Book & Resource Fees [non-refundable] will range from $50 to $300
(dependent upon the courses). Textbooks can be purchased - orders
must be pre-paid, and take 2 to 3 weeks for delivery.
….The cost of some workbooks and other consumable resources
may be extra (such as Trades Prep and BCF-CC manuals).
BUSINESS COMPUTER FOUNDATIONS—Tuition is calculated $130/level
based on Alberta Education High School Credits at $130 per
level, of Information Processing and Spreadsheet Programs
(KEYBOARDING, WORD, EXCEL), plus the cost of any resources.
and/or received instruction in a 10 or 20-level course, and wishes
to write a challenge exam [school-based exam] for the purposes
of attaining High School Credits. For 30-level courses, the student
must also write a diploma exam in order to receive a mark from
Effective: September 1, 2020