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The IETP offers a variety of face-to-face courses and workshops for professionals working directly in international education, or simply in an intercultural workplace. Some courses focus on a post-secondary educational context, others are more general. Some courses are better suited to those working in Canadian workplaces, others will appeal to Canadians and non-Canadians alike. If you have questions about what course is best suited to your training needs, please contact the IETP office.

IETP Core Courses

The following courses  have been developed by the IETP; their general focus is on the post-secondary workplace and the Canadian context. Core courses count as required face-to-face courses for the IETP's Certificate for International Education Professionals.

Core course offerings for 2016 are now scheduled (see individual course information for details and registration link).

IETP I: Advising & Programming for New Professionals in the Field of International Education - Working With Incoming International Students

Dates: May 13-15, 2016 in conjunction with the OAIE/CBIE regional conference at Durham College (Oshawa, ON)

Fee: CBIE members, $1795 CAD (+13% HST); Non-CBIE members, $1995 CAD (+13% HST)

This course is designed for those who are new to the field of international education and have been in their present positions for fewer than two years; they will work in an educational setting, in the area(s) of advising and/or programming for international students coming to their campuses. More…

IETP I: Advising & Programming for New Professionals in the Field of International Education - Working With Outbound Students

Dates: CANCELLED June 21-23, 2016 in conjunction with the Western/CBIE Regional Conference at the University of Regina (Regina, SK)

Fee: CBIE members, $1795 CAD (+5% GST); Non-CBIE members, $1995 CAD (+5% GST) 

This course is designed for those who are new to the field of international education and have been in their present positions for fewer than two years; they will work in an educational setting, in the area(s) of advising and/or programming for domestic students seeking an educational experience abroad. More…

IETP I: Building Intercultural Skills and Approaches for International Education

Dates: May 22-24, 2016 in conjunction with the Atlantic/CBIE Regional Conference at the University of New Brunswick (Fredericton, NB)

Fee: CBIE members, $1795 CAD (+13% HST); Non-CBIE members, $1995 CAD (+13% HST)  

Participants in this course will gain a broad understanding of internationalization and the context in which it takes place; they will explore key concepts and terms related to intercultural competence; they will understand the value of the intercultural and international setting and appreciate the challenges and opportunities it offers. More…

IETP I: Communication Skills Development for Working with Cultural Newcomers: A Socio-cultural Competency Training (SCT) Approach

Dates: TBA

This course will help participants develop the skills they need to guide those who have recently arrived in a new culture to adapt more easily and more successfully in academic and professional settings using the SCT model. More…

IETP I: Formation en orientation et en programmation pour nouveaux professionnels en éducation internationale : travailler auprès d’étudiants internationaux entrants

Date : CANCELLED (du 3 au 6 mai 2016 inclusivement, en marge de la conférence BCEI à Collège Montmorency (Laval, Québec)

Frais: membres du BCEI/CBIE, 1795 $ CAD (+5% TPS); non membres, 1995 $ CAD (+5% TPS)

Ce cours est conçu pour les professionnels de l’éducation internationale (PEI) qui œuvrent dans le domaine pour 2 ans ou moins. Ils/Elles travaillent dans un environnement académique, où l’on offre de l’appui et/ou de la programmation aux étudiants internationaux arrivant sur leur campus. Plus…

IETP II: Advanced Topics in International Education

Dates: CANCELLED November 11-13, 2016 in conjunction with the CBIE Annual Conference at the Westin Hotel (Ottawa, ON)

Fee: CBIE members, $1795 CAD (+13% HST); non-CBIE members, $1995 CAD (+13% HST) 

International educators work within many frameworks institutional, national, international, global, community, sustainable and strategic are among the many lens through which our work is viewed. This course will examine the relationships and interconnections inherent in international education and propose that adopting an integrated approach is not just key to the work of the international educator but truly the core. More…

Scholarships: the IETP thanks guard.me for their support in providing scholarships for each of the core IETP courses offered in conjunction with CBIE Regional and Annual conferences. Find out more…

Accommodation: participants (or their institutions) are responsible for all accommodation arrangements and costs. More information about accommodation options in each location that IETP training will be delivered in 2016 is available here.

 

IETP Training Partner Courses

The IETP partners with select training organizations to provide a wide range of professional development opportunities to those working in international/intercultural workplaces, both within and outside of Canada.

Partner courses will be offered by the IETP according to demand. There are currently no partner courses scheduled for 2016.

UBC Certificate in Intercultural Studies

Dates: not currently scheduled

Developing your cultural intelligence, cross-cultural communication skills and diversity and inclusion knowledge base will empower you to work with confidence to establish respectful and mutually productive relationships in corporate, education or community sectors.

The award-winning UBC Certificate in Intercultural Studies (CIS) is a part-time career development program that gives you the tools to work effectively in international and multicultural settings.

Learn more about the CIS…

WES: Practical Skills in International Credential Evaluation for Undergraduate Admissions

Date: not currently scheduled

Offered by World Education Services (WES) Canada.  Acquire the essential tools for making reliable admissions decisions. This hands-on workshop provides practical experience and valuable resources for evaluating international academic credentials. More…

Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) Qualifying Seminar

Dates: not currently scheduled

The Intercultural Development Inventory ® (IDI v3 ®) is a statistically reliable, cross-culturally valid measure of an individual’s and group’s intercultural competence adapted from the Developmental Model of Intercultural Sensitivity . More…

Cultural Detective Facilitator Certification

Dates: not currently scheduled

This workshop will introduce participants to the Cultural Detective® Method and enable them to make full use of Cultural Detective® materials in a variety of contexts. More…

 

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