Educational Assistant - Special Needs Support

Educational Assistant

Next start September 9, 2019

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September 9, 2019
11 Months (3 Semesters)


1040 South Service Road, Stoney Creek, ON L8E 6G3   View map



Educational Assistants support students, and assist teachers and counsellors with teaching and non-instructional tasks. They assist in areas of personal care, teaching and behaviour management under the supervision of teachers or other child care professionals. They are employed in public and private elementary, secondary and special needs schools and treatment centres.

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  • Full time program completed in 11 months.
  • Three 15 week semesters
    • Classes are 21 hours/week with placement in Semester 3
  • Book cost approximately $1,500.00.
  • The next program start date is September 9, 2019

        *****There is a $1000.00 bursary available for all students that apply before May 1st, 2019.

Entrance Requirements:

Secondary School Diploma – No specific courses are required
Standard First Aid & Health Care Provider (HCP) CPR Certificate
Clear Criminal Record Check – You will be required to sign a waiver that you do not have a criminal record.
A formal criminal check or VSS is not required until Semester 2.

Admissions Process. Complete online Application and bring in proof of high school completion (diploma, transcript or GED). Receive conditional admission letter. Provide other documentation prior to beginning of program. Register for program and sign student contract.