Hinton Training Centre GPS Coordinates: 53º 24’ 04” N, 117º 34’ 45” W
1176 Switzer Drive

Located in Hinton, Alberta, 290 km (180 mi.) west of Edmonton, the Hinton Training Centre is situated in the heart of Alberta’s timber country. Jasper National Park, Canada’s largest Rocky Mountain park is a short driving distance away. 


HTC Campus Map


The Town of Hinton

Commonly referred to as the "Gateway to the Rockies" and located just 15 minutes from Jasper National Park, Hinton offers a wide variety of services to visitors. There are many motels and hotels to choose from, some offering pools, night clubs, pubs and restaurant facilities. Hinton''''s own recreation complex houses two indoor ice arenas, indoor pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, racquetball and squash courts, public library and cafeteria. An abundance of other recreational facilities include tennis courts, curling rinks, baseball diamonds, soccer fields, golf course and campgrounds. For the shopper, there are a number of malls, shopping centres and outlets from which to choose. Overall, Hinton is a community that has something for everyone.

Medical Services

There are numerous doctors and dentists located in Hinton. Please consult the Hinton telephone directory for listings. Emergency telephone numbers are listed below.

Hinton General Hospital: 780-865-3333
Ambulance, RCMP and Fire: 911

Transportation Services

Hinton Public Transit System

Bus stop #10 located at Switzer Drive and Robb Road - This stop provides access to government and health services, with Alberta Health services, the HTC and the Civic Center located in this area.

Transit hours are as follows:

  • Monday - Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday and Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:00 am - 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday and holidays: No service

Greyhound - Hinton Jasper Esso Travel Centre
438 Smith Street    780-817-3776

Golden Cabs:        780-817-2777        Mountain Express Taxi Inc.:    780-740-4555

Banking Services

Alberta Treasury Branch
207 Pembina Avenue

Royal Bank
874 Carmichael Lane

432 Carmichael Lane

Servus Credit Union Ltd.
1-108 Athabasca Avenue