IETP I: Advising & Programming for New Professionals in the Field of International Education – Working With Outbound Students
Dates: June 21-23, 2016 in conjunction with the Western/CBIE regional conference at the University of Regina (Regina, SK)
Registration Deadline: June 14, 2016
MAXIMUM participants: 25
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.
- Introduction to the Profession & Code of Ethics
- Study Abroad & Its Place in the Institution
- Budgeting Basics
- Introduction to Risk Management
- Managing & Advising for Exchange & Study/Work Abroad Programs
- Advising Skills: Theory and Practice
- Promoting Study Abroad
- Pre-Departure Orientation
- Re-Entry Programming
Who should take this course? The course is aimed at international education professionals who work with outbound student flows, and who are in the first two years of their careers. It will also appeal to those who are considering a career in this field, or those who feel their skills need to be refreshed. It is an excellent opportunity to build a network of colleagues who deal with similar issues in their work at roughly the same level.