Complementary Courses

Sturgeon Composite offers Career and Technology Studies (CTS) and Locally Developed Courses (LDC) as complementary courses. CTS/LDC courses offer students the opportunity to explore their passions, interests and potential careers.

We offer the following CTS/LDC courses:

  • CISCO Networking Academy
  • Childcare 
  • Communication Technology
  • Computing Science / Game Design
  • Construction
  • Cosmetology
  • Fabrication Studies / Welding
  • Fashion and Home Design Studies
  • Film Studies
  • Foods
  • Healthcare
  • Introduction to Health Pathways
  • Leadership
  • Learning Strategies
  • Mechanic
  • Military Studies
  • Sports Medicine


This course is part of the CISCO Networking Academy.  Through the completion of courses on Packet Tracing, the Internet of Things, and Networking Essentials, students will receive a minimum of 5 credits from the CTS BIT cluster Networking.  Students are encouraged to complete their course credits, working towards their CompTIA A+ Exam and certification. Other areas that will be covered in the NETACAD courses include: -programming infrastructure automation -coding in C and C++ -experience building a LAN

Level 1 Early Childhood. The certification (successful) allows students to work in a licensed daycare, out-of-school-care, or preschool program.  Also, they will need to take a supporting First Aid course.

Skills Alberta Canada 2022

Sturgeon Students participate at Skills Canada Alberta 2022

Feature in St.Albert Gazette

There will be an Skills Alberta awards ceremony May 6 at 6:30pm for our skills students who competed in skills this year. Please join the zoom link provided.