Please note that due to the pandemic, Concept Alpha has implemented health measures in line with public health recommendations. For more information regarding these changes you can contact our team.
Corporation Concept Alpha of Rouyn-Noranda was founded in January 2001. It was born from the need to help people who want to improve their their French skills (reading, writing, communication) or numeracy skills.
With a desire to take these people out of their isolation by becoming familiar with the words, Concept Alpha became a place of training and support for adults 16 years old and over, and this, through a personalized path and in a context less institutional.
Corporation Concept Alpha of Rouyn-Noranda is a non-profit organization, recognized and funded by the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur. It is a resource for people aged 16 and over, from Rouyn-Noranda, who wish to receive personalized to meet their needs.
Through our training we develop tools and an approach adapted to the needs and expectations of each person. We offer custom training plans in learning to read, write, speak, calculate or computer/digital which are all essential elements in everyday life. Our job is to support you during your training and in your progress. We help you fill in your gaps and develop your skills. These achievements will allow you to solve the problems you face everyday: read a newspaper or emails, understand a dosage, fill a form by hand or electronically, help children in their learning, use a ATM, etc.
Our services, offered in a non-institutional setting, are aimed at all those who wish to improve their skills individually or in small groups. You come on a voluntary basis, out of a desire to learn. Our courses, offered in a flexible program and closer to the person, allow you to review the knowledge acquired in the past and stimulate your interest:
Accompaniment is a service we offer if you wish to obtain an equivalence, enroll in an educational institution or obtain your Canadian citizenship / permanent residence.
In this sense, we offer support for the following exams:
We will work together to get you to pass these exams that will allow you to move forward on your personal journey and achieve your goals.
Do you want to become a volunteer?
Please complete the form and return it to us by email or in person.
Note that you must have adequate knowledge of the French language to be a volunteer in our organism.
* In order to accommodate certain people who can not get away during our opening hours, we exceptionally offer the possibility of registering for evening course, which are Tuesday and Wednesday, from 6 pm to 8:30 pm.
You can register by filling this form, by leaving your contact information in Concept Alpha’s voicemail at 819-797-4208 or by presenting yourself at the center during business hours.