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Student Learning & Development I: Advising & Orientations

Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 10:00 AM @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. EST / UTC-05:00
Virtual Workshop

This workshop focuses on advising and orientations as an educational endeavor for students as they prepare for their experience abroad. Using different scenarios and group work activities, you will learn how the Standards of Good Practice can assist in developing or improving advising techniques and student orientations.

Topics covered by this workshop include:

•  Discovering the needs of students
•  Advising as a matchmaking process
•  Structuring effective orientations
•  Objectives and learning outcomes

This workshop is designed for you to share best practices while also learning from colleagues in the field. It also addresses the needs of inbound and outbound student advisors.

This workshop is part of Module 5 of The Forum’s Professional Certification Program.

Registration Cost:

Registration Type Regular Rate
Forum Member $275
Non-Member $355

Registration Schedule:

Regular Registration: November 01, 2020 – January 13, 2021

Register Now


Full-time graduate students may qualify for a 25% discount. A group discount of $20/person is offered to four or more paying workshop attendees from the same member institution or organization. Contact us at events@forumea.org for more information.

Continue with your training

Enroll in the Forum Credentials or the Professional Certification Program today and continue with your Professional Development!

Enrollment in these programs includes:

•  Attendance to this live workshop
•  Online access to the pre-recorded workshop
•  Assessment of Standards Assignments
•  Forum Credential digital badge to be used on social media and networking sites upon successfully completing the accompanying Standards Assignments.




For more information about these programs contact us at certification@forumea.org.


Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 10:00 AM
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:


Virtual Workshop
Online, Zoom


The Forum on Education Abroad