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South Australian Government Schools

Government of South Australia Department of Education and Children's Services

Professional development Training Programs in South Australia

Adult Training Programs

South Australian Government Schools welcome adult Training Programs from all over the world. Programs are custom designed to further professional knowledge and skills in the education industry for teachers, school leaders and government representatives.

Training Programs are generally short term and can include:

  • visits to South Australian government schools
  • school-based workshadowing
  • training seminars and workshops
  • English tuition
  • hotel or homestay accommodation
  • tourism and cultural activities

Cost of a Training Program

The cost of a Training Program is determined by the requirements of the group. Simply complete the Training Program enquiry form and one of our friendly staff will provide you with a Training Program itinerary and quotation within 2 working days.

Specialist training

The focus areas for training delivered by South Australian Government Schools are:

  • Teacher Training and Learning Innovations

    The aim is to equip teachers with knowledge and understanding of innovations in South Australian curriculum, teaching methodologies, classroom management and assessment/reporting. Other topics covered may include learning theory and addressing the needs of disadvantaged groups (disabilities, low socio-economic backgrounds and gifted and talented).
  • Leadership training for school leaders

    The aim is to provide specialist leadership training to principals, deputy principals and education managers in a range of areas and explore the leadership roles in South Australian government schools.


Accommodation can be included in the cost of a Training Program. Comfortable hotel or apartment accommodation can be arranged for the group in the heart of the city of Adelaide, cosmopolitan North Adelaide or by the seaside at Glenelg. All areas are within a short walking distance from shops, supermarkets, cafes, public transport and tourism activities.

Homestay accommodation with a local South Australian family can also be arranged.

Tourism and cultural activities

Adelaide and South Australia have a lot to offer for short or extended tours including wildlife parks, beautiful beaches and local markets. Training Programs can include as much cultural and educational tourism experiences as the group requires. Find out more information about South Australia.

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