2020 Course dates and information


The dates below are for the 5 day MSL face to face training component. The MSL Associate course has one upfront fee includes GST $2,500AUD for all 3 MSL components including the MSL practicum, all IMSLE resources, diagnostic assessments and structured lesson plans and readings are included. There are NO extra fees involved in the ongoing practicum and readings. The fee also includes all professional marking and feedback as well as formal testamurs of results and IMSLE certificate which are issued upon successful completion. Successful candidates who complete the Associate course can apply for the ADA professional membership known as AMADA, this is recognition of a candidiates hard work and dedication to 12 months minimum practice using and studying the MSL approach under IMSLE supervisors. MSL Schools working on classroom MSL instruction (with RTI/RTP model in progress) will be on the path to meeting requirments for the ADA accredited school certificate. *This award is allocated to participating schools who meet ADA requirements.

IMSLE Australian MSL (First half of 2020) course dates and venues:

Updated on the 1st July 2020 * LIMITED means few places remaining. * OPEN means can apply

IMSLE are receiving all regular updates on Government National Cabinet announcements and State decisions and enforcements regarding COVID-19. In the best health interests of all, IMSLE have postponed April (VIC and SA) training courses. All confirmed course attendees (where TBA applies) will have other options available to them. * TBA = To be allocated a later date or alternate.


Prioroty venues to be rescheduled due to COVID 19 restrictions: TBC

Melbourne: 6th-10th July. Venue: Moorabin Primary School, Worthing Rd, Moorabbin VIC 3189 FULL.  *Attendess have been emailed and advised on new dates (29/6/20)

New Zealand, Palmerston North: Venue Copthorne Conference Centre. Rescheduling for 2020. Dates: TBC

TAS: Venue Rosetta Primary School. Rescheduling. Dates: TBC


July 2020 is confirmed to proceed 

Sydney: 13th-17th July. Venue: Mary St, Surry Hills FULL

Moss Vale, NSW: 20-24th July. Venue: Tudor House, The Kings School,6480 Illawarra Hwy, Moss Vale 2577 FULL

September/October 2020 - ChChNZ hoping to proceed

Newcastle (NSW): 28th September - 2nd October: Venue coming soon. OPEN

New Zealand, Christchurch: 28th September-2nd October. Venue:Redcliffs School 113 Beachville Rd, Redcliffs, Christchurch, 8081 LIMITED 


October 2020 is confirmed to proceed

Melbourne: 19th-23rd October 2020 Venue: Conference at Bayview Eden, 6 Queens Rd, Melbourne: FULL

January 2021 is confirmed to procced

South Australia: 11th-15th January. Venue St Therese PS, Colonel Gardens, City of Mitcham in the greater Adelaide region OPEN

Geelong, VIC: 18-22nd January. Venue: Mandama PS., 10 Corang Ave, Grovedale VIC 3216: OPEN

Gold Coast QLD: 18-22nd January 2021. Venue: The Chancellor,Varisty Lakes (onsite accomm available):OPEN

February 2021

Melbourne: 8-12th Febraury 2021. Venue: Independent Schools Victoria, 44 Rosslyn St, W.Melb OPEN


IMSLE usually welcomes suitable international attendees and enquiries but not at this stage due to COVID-19.



Yearly MSL Venues:

Gold Coast, Varisty Lakes every year January 2021

New Zealand, Palmerston North, Christchurch 

Melbourne, Independent Schools Victoria and various school hosts, usually scattered throughout the whole year

Sydney, Surry Hills/city area usually June/July school break

Coffs Harbour usually Sept/Oct school break, next 2021

Albury/Wodonga every second year Sept/Oct break, next 2021

South Australia- Adelaide every January, next 2021

Tasmania presently once a year June break

Perth released for the first time 2019 July, presently every second year, next 2021


5 day Intensive MSL Training days and times for all venues:

Monday to Thursday seated by 8.30am and finish by 3.15pm (no later then 3.30pm)

Friday seated by 8.30am and finish at approximately 4pm.

There are no prior readings required before the 5 day intensive.


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