2021 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 2021 course dates and venues:

Updated on the 23rd October 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 will transfer any confirmed training courses to the next readily available dates. All confirmed course attendees (where TBA applies) will be transfered to new course dates as soon as IMSLE has them * TBA = To be allocated 

Prioroty venues to be rescheduled/attendees transferrred due to COVID 19 restrictions:

Tasmania: Venue Rosetta Primary School. Rescheduling transferring dates: TBA

January 2021 is confirmed to proceed

Melbourne: 11-15th January. Venue Conference at Bayview Eden, 6 Queens Rd FULL

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

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

Gold Coast QLD: 18-22nd January 2021. Venue: The Chancellor, Varsity Lakes (onsite accommodation is available): FULL with wait list

February 2021

Melbourne: 8-12th February 2021. Venue: Conference at Bayview Eden, 6 Queens Rd, Melbourne: FULL

March 2021

Melbourne: 1-5th March. Venue: Moorabbin Primary School: FULL with a waitlist

April 2021

New Zealand, Palmerston North: 19-23rd April. Venue Copthorne Conference Centre FULL with a waitlist

New Zealand, Christchurch: 26-30th April. Venue: Redcliffs School, Christchurch FULL with a waitlist

May 2021

New Zealand, Auckland: 3-7th May. Venue: Robertson Road School, Auckland: VERY LIMITED


June 2021

Sydney, NSW: 28th June- 2nd July. Venue: Mary St, Surry Hills NEW and OPEN


July 2021

VIC COMING soon: 5-9th July. Venue: Coming soon


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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