Education Assistant Program



The Education Assistant program is dedicated to offering adult learners quality educational programs that prepare teacher assistants to support student learning and involvement in the context of the school and classroom. All avenues to provide flexible, accessible learning opportunities that meet community and individual needs will be explored and offered when possible.

Do you have questions regarding the program? Please read through our Frequently Asked Questions Guide provided below or contact the ECEC/EA office in Fort St. John by email at

For program information and course descriptions visit the Education Assistant Program Page or to see information on the EA Diploma please see the Education Assistant Diploma Page.

Application Items

EA Application Package

NLC Application for Admissions

Certificate of Health

Application for Writing Assessment

Transfer Credit Application

EA/ECEC Reference Form

EA Application Questionnaire

2021-22 EA Annual Course Offerings

2021–22 EA Course Price List

NLC eCRC Information and Instructions








Important Information


Payment Through Online Banking Instructions

Link to Standard Student Form

Sponsorship Information

Prerequisite Waiver Form

Consent for Release of Confidential Information








Fall 2021 registration is open for current continuing students in the program. Summer registration is drawing to a close soon; July 12th is the last day to register in any Summer courses. 

Your date of when you can register will be posted in your Web Advisor. If you do not have a date posted in your Web Advisor, please email Follow the 'step-by-step instructions' for registering further below.

The deposit for your courses per each term is $275.00 (for 1-5 courses); this amount will save your seat in each course and also be applied to the full tuition amount. The remaining amount of tuition and fees is required to be paid by the first day of class or prior.

Students should familiarize themselves with the Web Advisor system. Please refer to these step-by-step instructions on registering and paying for courses using Web Advisor. All continuing and new students will have specific registration dates and times given to them by the Registrar. You can find your date and time through your Web Advisor account; under Academic Profile – “When can I register?”. You can register for courses at that date and time (you can register at any time after this date until registration closes) If you do not see a date provided, please contact the ECEC/EA Office. For assistance in accessing your Web Advisor, go to Accessing Courses and Grades

PLEASE NOTE: Every Student must have a valid CRC on file with NLC prior to registering in their courses or adding their name to a waitlist. The CRC is now a prerequisite to courses in the EA program.

Need help with registration? The  Registration Guide will answer most of your questions, but if you need further help email:

We are still accepting course registration forms and payments through student services if you are not able to complete registration online.

Registration Guide

Academic Planning

Textbook List and Order Form 

Courses Requiring Access to Children

Accessing Courses and Grades (D2L and Webadvisor)

Financial Aid, Awards, and Bursaries

Education Pathways

Course Registration Form


























Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR)

 For more information on Prior Learning Assessment and  
Recognition (PLAR), please contact the ECE/EA Office 




EA Practicum Information and Forms

EA Practicum Guide

Quick Steps and Facts for Organizing a Practicum at NLC

Form 1: EDAS 152 & 153 Practicum Proposal Form (PPF)

Form 3: NLC Practicum Placement Agreement Form (PPAF)

EA Workplace Practicum Form

EDAS 152 School Mentor Guide

EDAS 153 School Mentor Guide