2023 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 2023 course dates and venues:

Updated on the 28th February 2023 * LIMITED means few places remaining. * OPEN means can apply *WAITLIST means you may need to wait for a place to come up

IMSLE are receiving all regular updates on Government National Cabinet announcements and State decisions and enforcements regarding COVID-19 (AUS and NZ). In the best health interests of all, IMSLE will transfer any confirmed training courses to the MSL ZOOM professional platform so that training can still go ahead on the planned dates. All confirmed course attendees will be notified and can choose MSL zoom or an alternate course if they prefer a face to face course. Please note MSL ZOOM is presented the same as face to face, it is live and there are no pre recordings. Fees are the same.

1 Active courses listed for 2023 below (past 2022 courses have now been deleted):

New and active MSL course dates for the the start of 2023: 

Further courses will be added (past July) once confirmed. 

All courses below are face to face unless marked as zoom (LIVE).

January 2023:

ZOOM MSL online (LIVE) 9th to 13th January. All invited including New Zealand. FULL

Gold Coast (QLD): 16th to 20th January. The Chancellor, Lake St, Varsity Lakes. FULL

February 2023:

Melbourne (VIC): 6th to 10th February. Venue Host School Murrembeena Primary School, VIC 3163 FULL

March 2023:

ZOOM MSL online (LIVE): 20th to 24th March. FULL with a wait list at present

NZ April 2023

New Zealand, Palmerston North: 17th to 21st April. Venue: Copthorne, 110 Fitzherbert St, PN. FULL with a waitlist. Onsite accommodation is available, please check direct: Dale + 64 6 356 8059 

Auckland: 24,26,27,28,29 April. Venue: Summerland School. Please note Saturday replaces Tuesday since Tuesday is Anzac day and is a public holiday LIMITED

NZ July 2023:

New Zealand, Christchurch: 3rd to 7th July. Venue: Linwood Avenue School, ChCh. FULL with a waitlist

Melbourne NEW!: 3rd to 7th July. Venue: Seaford Park Primary School OPEN

Sydney: 10th to 14th July. Venue: NSW Teachers Federation, 33 Mary St, Surry Hills, NSW LIMITED


IMSLE welcomes suitable international attendees.


Yearly MSL Venues:

New Zealand: Palmerston North, Christchurch, Auckland 

Gold Coast, Varisty Lakes QLD

Melbourne/Victoria and various school hosts, various times throughout the year

Sydney, Surry Hills/city area various times of the year, every year


Coffs Harbour Second half of 2023

Other options for 

Adelaide can join a zoom option

Albury/Wodonga can join a zoom option 

Tasmania can join a zoom option 

Perth can join a zoom option 


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

Monday to Thursday ready by 8.20am and finish by 3.45pm

Friday ready by 8.20am and finish at approximately 4.30pm.

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

** All zoom times are in NSW, Australian timezone


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