All weekends are held at:

FCJ Center

219-19th Ave SW

(403) 228-4215


Behind St. Mary's Cathedral

2021 Dates

Upcoming Virtual Weekends:

Typically this is a 2 Day course presented over a virtual platform (Zoom) in the comfort of your own home.
The cost is $150.00 per couple. Registration can be submitted through the Edmonton community page. Payment and other details for these weekends will be handled by the Edmonton Registration Coordinators, who can be contacted by email at:

TBD - CEE (West) will be hosting two weekends a year, one in the fall and one in the winter.

Check back soon for our fall date.

In-house Dates:

*Calgary dates TBD- Covid 19 venue closures are in place for all future events. We hope to reserve dates with our venue soon for 2021 and 2022. Please check back soon for these dates.

Registration Information

*Upcoming Virtual Weekends:


Cost: $210

Buffet-style food and drinks are provided in the dining hall of the FCJ Center. Please let us know of any food allergies, the FCJ Center is very accommodating to gluten-free and vegetarian-type meal choices. In most cases, the FCJ Center can arrange for a special meal for those with sensitive food allergies.

Accommodations for an overnight stay are not included but could be arranged if needed with the FCJ Center.

Time Commitment
Saturday 8:00am - 8:00pm (couples sign-in 8:00am - 8:30am)
Sunday 8:30am - 3:45 pm

Course Completion Certificate
On Sunday afternoon you will receive the course completion certificate, which is accepted at Catholic Churches as proof of completing the requirements for a marriage prep course. Please confirm with your parish priest all the requirements you will need to prepare for your blessed sacrament of marriage.

Cancellation Policy
We close registration 2 weeks prior to the event after which registration is finalized and cancellations forfeit their registration fee.

Registration Contact
Caitlin Marshall & Jaime Lopez Parra
(403) 240.0103

Vince & Laura DiStefano
(403) 264.9870