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Workshops for field instructors

The School of Social Work offers professional development opportunities for the field instructors who participate in our BSW and MSW Field Education programs.  Information about workshops and programs will be e-mailed to field instructors and will be posted on this website. Watch for updates!

Beginning practicum workshops

This series of three workshops for new field instructors are presented by Renison University College in the Winter term of each year.  We encourage new field instructors to sign up!

The dates for the Winter 2017 Renison University College beginning practicum workshops are as follows: 

Date

Time

Location

 Friday, January 27, 2017

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Dunker Family Lounge, Renison University College

 Friday, February 17, 2017

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Dunker Family Lounge, Renison University College

Friday, March 10, 2017

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Dunker Family Lounge, Renison University College

PLEASE NOTE: Attendance at all three workshops constitutes the complete program.

PARKING: THE FEE TO GAIN ENTRY TO THE RENISON CAR PARK IS $6. COINS ONLY - NO CHANGE GIVEN. 

Email registrations should be sent to Ann Dennis:  (adennis@uwaterloo.ca) and must be submitted by January 15, 2017.

For further information about the Winter 2017 series, go to:  

Beginning Field Instruction Workshops 2017 (pdf)

Beginning Practicum Workshops REGISTRATION FORM  (Fillable form)

 

ONLINE field instructor training

We have developed an online version of our current beginning practicum workshops to provide you with the latest information, tools, and resources relating to social work supervision. You can complete this program from the convenience of your workplace or home; wherever you have an Internet connection.  This is a resource offered exclusively to field instructors in the Renison field education program. 

Please contact Ann Dennis for more information about this online program or to register.

 

Advanced Field Instructor Training Event 2017

The Advanced Field Instructor Training event was held on April 24, 2017.  It was jointly organised by Renison's School of Social Work, the Faculty of Social Work at Wilfrid Laurier University, and this year, was held at Wilfrid Laurier University.  

The theme was 'Student-Focused Clinical Supervision'.  

Advanced Field Instructor Training

The Advanced Field Instructor Training event was held on April 24, 2017.  It was jointly organised by Renison's School of Social Work the Faculty of Social Work at Wilfrid Laurier University - and this year was held at Wilfrid Laurier University.  

The theme was 'Student-Focused Clinical Supervision'.  

link to Renison university college website