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GED Exam Preparation

GED Exam Preparation

Prepare to write the High School Equivalency Diploma (GED) exam in a way that suits your unique learning situation with GED exam preparation classes available at Red Deer College.

Are you an English language learner? Use the Entrance Education Tool to find out the best program fit for your goals and English language level. 

Program Overview

Completing the GED exam can open many doors for individuals looking to advance in their careers. This program is an excellent option for learners over the age of 18 interested in achieving a high school level diploma or individuals who have arrived in Canada on a Temporary Work Visa and need their GED to apply for Permanent Residency. Whether you are looking to advance into post-secondary education or take your career in a new direction, getting your GED can the first step toward a bright future.

You will learn

  • To interpret reading passages
  • To detect and correct common writing errors in Canadian English
  • To interpret diagrams, charts, and reading passages related to life, space, and physical science
  • About Canadian history and government economics, as well as world history and geography
  • Operations geometry, measurement, and data analysis algebra

Program Format

  • Course work includes instructor presentations, summary notes, assignments, and tests
  • Learners have the option to choose a learning format that works best for their learning:

Program Options

Format Options

Class Schedule

HyFlex Weekdays




Monday - Friday

8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Fast Track - Online

Self-Directed N/A

HyFlex Weekends




Saturday & Sunday

8:30 am - 2:30 pm











Program Courses

Language Arts, Reading
Language Arts, Writing
Social Studies


Next Steps

Upon completion of any GED program, learners are prepared to write the GED Exam, available at Red Deer College. Learn more

How to Register

Registration is available online 24/7. Both Visa and Mastercard payments are accepted. 

  1. Click to Register Now
  2. Create an account
  3. Choose your course and "add to cart"
  4. Click "Checkout"
  5. Pay online with a credit card


You have questions, we have answers. Contact us by ce [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca (email) or call 403.356.4900

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Red Deer Polytechnic Inquiries

Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Main Phone: 403.342.3400
Toll-free: 1.888.732.4630 (in Canada only)
Email: inquire [at] rdpolytech [dot] ca

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