Do You Qualify?
To qualify for government sponsorship of your tuition you must meet one of the following criteria:
- Only working part-time (less than 20 hours a week)
- Retired or semi-retired and working less than 20 hours a week
- Employed but not working at your level of skill and feel that small business would be a good option for you
To qualify for income support (for up to six months) while you are enrolled in the program you must meet one of the following criteria:
- Currently receiving Employment Insurance (EI) benefits;
- Received EI in the past three years;
- Have received EI Maternity/Paternity Benefits in the last five years;
- You are receiving Income Support from Alberta Works;
- You have limited sources of income while starting your business.