Educational Assistant Course Saskatoon Trades Skills
The Saskatoon Trades & Skills Centre (STSC) in partnership with Saskatoon Public Schools is pleased to offer an eight week In-Person Educational Assistant course. This program will provide participants with the fundamental knowledge, practical skills, and all certifications needed to gain employment as an EA in elementary and high schools. Graduates will have training in assisting classroom teachers to involve all students, including those with diverse and intensive needs, in classroom and school activities.

Course Includes

  • WHIMS, First Aid/CPR, TLR
  • PART, proactive and responsive strategies
  • Communication and collaboration skills
  • Child development basics
  • Mental Health First Aid
  • Proactive and child-centred behavioural supports
  • Organizational, physical, emotional, behavioural, and social supports
  • Communication strategies to interact with students with diverse needs
  • Medication administration, seizure protocols, and diabetic care
  • Workplace Essential Skills
  • 2 Week Work Placement