Education Programs

Learn how to foster a love for learning in students, however it’s shared.

Develop skills to become an educator without leaving your community.

Red River College continues to offer Early Childhood Education and Educational Assistant programs and courses on a full-time and part-time basis in Steinbach. Gain the credentials you need to start a new career or advance your current career in education.

We may not know what the future holds. But our close connections to industry — and our commitment to quality education and research — make us well-suited to prepare our province’s workforce for whatever lies ahead.

Explore our Education Programs

Educational Assistant

Six-Month Certificate
Full-time and Part-time*

Prepare for a career working with students in an educational setting to support the work of teachers and clinicians. The program will focus on a variety of relevant topics ranging from inclusive education and learner characteristics to supporting the learning environment, managing behaviour, and professionalism.
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Early Childhood Education Workplace

Two-year Diploma

This is an accelerated program in which you attend classes two full days per week and work at your centre the other three days. Your practicum is completed in the workplace. The program integrates the knowledge and experience of employed childcare assistants in providing quality childcare in the community.
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*All programs at the Steinbach Campus are available on either a full-time or part-time basis. All programs will be delivered online until it is safe to return to classroom delivery. Students are expected to be available to participate in full-time programs during regular scheduled class times Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm.