2017 Live PD Events




Join the English Australia QLD Branch for their annual PD festival showcasing best practice in member colleges.

Call for papers



Sat 1 April, all day event

Sir Llew Edwards Building, ICTE, The University of Queensland, St Lucia

MeetELT #6: Writing focus (Sydney)

Four experienced teachers will present for 15 minutes, each taking a different approach to the theme: Writing: stranger than fiction. Following each presentation, attendees will participate in a short interactive group discussion on how the learning can be applied in classes.

Learn more and register



Weds 5 April, 5-7pm

The Attic, Mr Tipply's, 347 Kent St (corner King St), Sydney

$5 donation and food and drink on arrival


 PD West (Perth)

An afternoon PD Fest brought to you by the Perth Branch of English Australia. Networking drinks and nibbles to follow.

FREE for English Australia member college staff; $30 for non-member college staff


Visit the PD West Facebook Page!



Friday 21 April 2:15-5:00pm

North Metropolitan TAFE, 25 Aberdeen Street, Building 1, Northbridge, Perth, WA 






Call for presenters now open!

Registrations will open on 17 April




Sat 13 May


Followed by drinks and nibbles

The University of Sydney, Centre for English Teaching, Abercrombie Building, Darlington Lane, Darlington


NSW Workshop

'Marketing by Numbers: Using English Australia's Market Analysis and your college's student data management system to improve your marketing strategies'

Presented by Ian Aird, Managing Director, International Education Initiatives

  Exact dates and venues will be confirmed ASAP.



State-based Member Forums & Statistics and Market Analysis Seminars

Presented by Brett Blacker, English Australia CEO 

(held nationally in English Australia branches around Australia)


Exact dates and venues will be confirmed ASAP.


Teaching EAP for ELT Professionals

This course provides you with the current theory and best practice in teaching academic English, using an interactive, workshop-based approach.

Apply online by 30th June 2017



 Next Course: August 4th - October 20th 2017

 3 hours per week face-to-face (Fridays 9am-12pm)

 The University of Sydney, Centre for English Teaching



English Australia Conference

Empowering Global Citizens


20-22 September

Adelaide Hilton


Stay tuned...

We will be adding other exciting English Australia events to the Live PD Calendar  as they are  announced throughout the year.