• Languages

WEBINAR: VET Applied Language Information Session

PL # 13074.
Starting on 26 May 2021
Cancellation permitted until 25/05/2021
For Members$0
For Catholic Members$0
For Non-Members$0
Registration Close Date 25/05/2021
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Registrations open to

  • AISWA Member Schools (non-CEO)
  • Catholic Member Schools
  • Non-Members


This webinar will provide information on how to establish VET Applied Language courses, the assessment process and requirements. 

Ripponlea Institute is a Registered Training Organisation auspicing the VET Applied Language qualifications in secondary schools throughout Australia. Languages currently available include Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese and Spanish.  

Ripponlea Principal and Languages Consultant, Sarah Pavy, will be be able to provide information  about setting up and delivering the VET Certificate courses, including Q and A to address specific questions from individual schools. This free session is a 1-hour webinar. Registered participants will be sent the Zoom link.

For background information visit this Teachers' Stories page: https://www.ais.wa.edu.au/aiswa-languages/teacher-stories/1008508


Kate Reitzenstein (AISWA Staff)

Teaching And Learning Consultant - Languages

Kate Reitzenstein has worked as Consultant for Languages of the Association of Independent Schools of WA since 2014. She organises professional development activities and provides advice to schools and teachers on policy, curriculum and resources. Prior to this role, Kate worked as an Indonesian language teacher for fifteen years at three secondary schools, with experience using the Curriculum Framework and the Middle Years Program and Diploma Program of the International Baccalaureate curriculum. She has worked as an EFL/ESL teacher in Australia and abroad, and has had experience as an International Student Coordinator and at establishing overseas school partnerships and in-country study tours. Kate places importance on effective language teaching methodology and the need to link theory to practice in the Languages classroom.


Sarah Pavy

Principal Of Ripponlea Institute

Sarah is an experienced Education Consultant with a demonstrated history of working in the education management industry. She is skilled in Education Technology, Management, English as an Additional Language (EAL), Curriculum Development, and Public Speaking. Sarah is Principal of Ripponlea Institute working with a team of highly professional consultants for Small Business, Fashion, Languages and Music, Certificate IV in Training and Assessment



Event Segment

Date / Time

Starts: 15:45
Finishes: 16:45


Webinar - Online Only
41 Walters Drive
Osborne Park WA 6017


N/A - Online Only

Learning Area

  • Languages

School Area

  • Year 9
  • Year 10
  • Year 11
  • Year 12

Event Contact

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