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

PD PROGRAM 2020 | WORKSHOPS click on title to register

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


26 MAR | Introduction to International Education Compliance and Regulation


1 APR | International Education Overview: Intro Session for New Staff – WORKSHOP POSTPONED


30 APR | Understanding Student Visas and Post Study Options


14 MAY | Mental Health and Supporting International Students during Crisis


18 JUNE | Cultural Awareness: Working Effectively with Students from Latin America


23 JULY | Mental Health First Aid for International Students / Building Resilience within the International Cohort


27 AUG | Critical Incidents


17 SEP | Best Practice: International Student Recruitment


15 OCT | Best Practice in Managing Agents

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