Getting back in the ClassroomOur educational assistant program prepares you to work with students from kindergarten through grade 12.
Job opportunities abound for education assistants, and this program can have you work-force ready in less than a year.
You'll have 11 weeks of classes in 2 semesters and 4 weeks of practicum time putting your learning into action.
Developmental CoursesWith courses like sensory development, supporting languages arts and two exceptionalities courses, you will work with students on an individual basis and with small groups under the supervision of a teacher.
Our list of elective courses also provides you the option to add a specialization such as American Sign Language or animal assisted therapy. See the courses page for a full list of elective courses.
- You may do this program completely online. Earn while you learn courses for your professional development stream. Check the details on educational assistant online.
- For anyone in the Edmonton area--this course is also available part-time in Strathcona County (Sherwood Park). For more information see educational assistant in continuing education.