Commit yourself to lifelong learning. The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it.  - Brian Tracey

Welcome to Next Step Continuing Education, proud to be part of Elk Island Public Schools! Whether you want to upgrade a skill for work or pursue a new leisure activity, we are pleased to offer a variety of courses to suit your needs. Our mission is to provide quality, affordable and accessible learning opportunities for students of all ages within our region, allowing them to reach their full potential in the quest for educational excellence. No need to commute into Edmonton - save valuable time and access a variety of adult classes right in Sherwood Park.

Summer Shorts - Extreme Film Production

New!! This extreme new summer school course is open to students entering grades 10, 11 or 12 in the fall of 2015. Spend two fun-filled weeks with Mr. Drozda of EIPS creating short films for entry in upcoming festivals, all while earning high school CTS credits. Space is limited, register soon! 

Find out more about Summer School 2015 here.

Be Prepared for the Diploma Exams!

Spots are starting to fill in our popular Diploma Exam Prep classes. For details and online registration go here.

For the Alberta Education diploma exam schedule follow this link and select "Schedules & Significant Dates".       

Upcoming Courses

There are a few spots available for you in these fun and informative classes. Bring a friend and you both receive 10% off the registration fees (contact our office to take advantage of this offer).

Dog Grooming Advanced
Into the Cloud
Al Fresco
Take it to the Street Photography (3 locations to choose from)
All Google
Golf (various dates to choose from)
Pole Trekking
Luxury Cruising
Being an Executor
Pet Photography
Getting Ready to Jam
Favourite Patio Cocktails


Currently hiring instructors for fall courses.

Do you have expertise you would like to share with the community? If you are interested in instructing with Next Step Continuing Education...

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April 21Youth Technology Camps

Please note, there has been a misprint in our April edition of the Summer catalogue in regards to youth technology camps. All pricing for technology camps are correctly listed on our website.   


Registration forms can be found here.

For information, including how to register for credit classes and camps, click here.

Preview the Summer School catalogue here.

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