PD Program 2017

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CISWA has a comprehensive Professional Development (PD) Program consisting of Workshops + Seminars designed to educate, inform and provide staff who work with international students plus the opportunity to network with peers.

PD’s are attended by people working within the international education sector from a wide range of educational institutions including; higher education, VET, government and non-government schools.

All workshop attendees receive a Certificate of Participation which demonstrates their ongoing Professional Development in International education.



COST | Members: $150 pp | Non-members: $250 pp

*MASTERCLASSES:”Free” Membership passes cannot be used for Masterclasses.Time and costs to be advised.


“Compliance, Quality Assurance and International Student Recruitment Best Practice”- REGISTRATIONS OPEN

Workshop | 19 October 2017 | Canning College | 9.30am-12.30pm

The workshop will focus on the challenges faced by providers in relation to CRICOS registration, Streamlined Visa Processing, Tuition Protection Service and Australian Autonomous Sanctions legislation.  In addition, participants will have the opportunity to discuss International Admissions processes and consider how they might be enhanced from a Quality Assurance perspective.



International Education Overview: Intro Session for New Staff- CLOSED

Workshop | 13 March 2017 | Canning College | 9.30-12.30

Introduction to International Education Compliance and Regulation-CLOSED

Workshop | 30 March 2017 | Canning College | 9.30-12.30

Issues Affecting “Under 18’s” International Students- CLOSED

Workshop| 6 April 2017 | Canning College | 9.30-12.30

ALL DAY MASTERCLASS* | International Student Safety- CLOSED

Workshop | 18 May 2017 | Canning College | All Day 9.30-4.30 |  Morning tea and lunch inclusive

Religious Diversity in WA: Insights on Working Effectively with Students from the Muslim and Sikh Faiths- CLOSED

Seminar | 1 June 2017 | Canning College | 9.30-12.30

MASTERCLASS* in Partnership with IEAA: “Combating Document Fraud in International Student Recruitment”- CLOSED

Workshop | 27 July 2017 |  IBIS Perth Hotel |12.30 – 4.30pm plus Networking Drinks directly after from 4.30 – 6.00 pm

Agent Management Best Practice- Cancelled

Seminar | 21 September 2017 | Canning College | 9.30am-12.30pm

International Marketing & Recruitment: New Approaches & Strategies- Cancelled

Workshop |  5 October 2017 | 9.30am-12.30pm

Cultural Awareness: Working Effectively with Students from India– CLOSED

Seminar | 24 August 2017 | Canning College | 9.00am-12.30pm


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