ISW and Further Education

In Canada, participants who have successfully completed an ISW are eligible for advanced placement, transfer credit or prior learning assessment and recognition (PLAR) in the following programs:

  1. Bachelor of Adult Education - University College of the Fraser Valley, Abbotsford, British Columbia
  2. Certificate in Adult & Continuing Education (CACE) – University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia; University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta; University of Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan; and University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
  3. Faculty Certificate Program on Teaching & Learning in Higher Education - University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
  4. Faculty Teaching Certificate – University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
  5. Instructional Certificate Program – Lethbridge Community College, Lethbridge, Alberta
  6. Native Adult Instructor Diploma Program – Nicola Valley Institute of Technology, Merritt, British Columbia
  7. Provincial Instructor Diploma Program (PIDP) - Vancouver Community College and BC Ministry of Advanced Education, Vancouver, British Columbia
  8. Associate Certificate in Training and Facilitation - Justice Institute of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
  9. University Teaching Certificate (for graduate students) – University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta

ISW facilitators who have completed the Facilitator Development Workshop (FDW) have negotiated transfer credit on a case-by-case basis into advanced post-secondary educational programs (for example, Masters degree programs) in such fields as education and leadership.