Professional learning in social work

Develop your professional practice and skills
We offer a variety of professional development programs for social work and social policy professionals.

The Sydney School of Education and Social Work provides a range of courses that maintain and improve your knowledge and expertise. 

Our academic staff have expertise in a wide range of areas including violence, disability, gender, feminism, discrimination, gay and lesbian studies, inequality, health, housing, social policy, multiculturalism, death and dying, palliative care, aged care, community development, community wellbeing, field education, practice standards, supervision, practice-based research, critical reflection, social theory and social inclusion.

In addition to our listed events, we can provide customised workshops and short courses for your agency, department or faculty. To discuss this option further, please email Nina Goodwin.


Professional learning calendar

Courses for education and social work professionals

View our wide range of short courses, workshops and conferences, which are delivered online, at your school or workplace, or on campus at the University of Sydney.