TIES Guides

Whether you’ve moved to Calgary years ago or just recently arrived, our guides can help you find the services and programs that are right for you.


How do I Use a Gas Station?

All cars need fuel to run. When your fuel levels are running low, the gauge on your car dashboard should let you know. If it looks like your fuel is getting close to “E”, or empty, that’s how you know it's time to visit a gas station. The link below will tell you everything you need to know about pumping gas at a gas station.

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How do I Get an Albertan Driver's License?

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How do I buy Calgary Transit Tickets

Need to get to a job interview or do some shopping? Getting around Calgary is possible using Calgary Transit, which offers a network of trains and buses throughout the city of Calgary. You’ll need a bus ticket, pass, or fare to use the Calgary Transit System.

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The Immigrant Education Society (TIES) is located on the traditional territories of the Blackfoot and the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Siksika, the Piikuni, the Kainai, the Tsuut’ina and the Stoney Nakoda First Nations, including Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley First Nation. The City of Calgary is also home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.