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Education Assistant Diploma

The Education Assistant Diploma program prepares students to work alongside the classroom teacher, supporting children and adolescents with disabilities, diverse abilities, and educational support needs. As an EA you become a crucial asset to the education system and play a key role in the success of these children and youth.

The Surrey Community College EA Diploma Program is a 5 month program. This program includes 200 hours of practicum experience right here in Surrey Schools. This allows you to build peer to peer connections, gain hands-on experience and prepares you to be “ready to work” upon graduation. Our dedicated instructors also provide supervision and support throughout the entire practicum experience. With support so close at hand, any questions or assistance you may need will be quickly provided.

Upon graduation you can expect to feel fully supported, educated, and qualified to start your new and rewarding career uplifting our communities’ by supporting learners and assisting teachers. 

February 2023 Admissions is now closed, next intake is September 2023, and we will being accepting applications at the end of February 2023.

Application and other resources can be found on the Apply Now page.

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