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 Field Instructor Course, in collaboration with CASWE

In partnership with the Canadian Association for Social Work Education (CASWE), a Beginning Field Instructor Course is offered to Field Instructors who supervise BSW and MSW students from Renison University College, affiliated with the University of Waterloo. This online, asynchronous course delivered through CASWE is offered every term upon registration with the School of Social Work.

Complete the registration form to participate in the course

Further details: CASWE-ACFTS Field Instructor Course Overview

Please note that this registration form does not guarantee you a spot for the term you sent in your application. However, your name will be placed in the waiting list. CASWE will provide the details of your course access via email.


Advanced Field Instructor Training 

The field education teams of the School of Social Work at Renison in collaboration with the Faculty of Social Work at Laurier organize the Advanced Field Instructor Training annually. Field Instructors from both universities are invited to attend the event.

Advanced Social Work Field Instructor Training 2021 (Online): March 24, 2021, 9.15-11.15am 

Anti-Racism Approaches to Field Education

Featuring speakers:  Anh Ngo, Amilah Baksh, Ann Curry-Stevens, Sonia Meerai

For any questions, please contact Gwen Potter