Tier 4 Workshops from ExEdUK and Independent HE


Exporting Education UK is pleased to announce that the first joint Independent HE and ExEdUK training days are now available to book. ExEdUK members are eligible for a 30% discount on all tickets. ExEdUK and IHE training events are VAT exempt. If you need help booking or to check your membership number please email info@exeduk.com


Workshop: Safeguarding and Student Wellbeing
18 May 2017, 09:30-16:00 – ACCENT, Bloomsbury, London

Essential training to equip all educational and pastoral care professionals with a clear understanding of their safeguarding responsibilities and the tools to provide a platform of support for all students. In this one-day interactive workshop you will be given the tools with which to build your students’ emotional resilience, life and leadership skills, as well as robust intervention and prevention techniques for working in an ever changing, safeguarding environment. The workshop will offer a wide range of creative and practical resources in the form of one-to-one action plans, handouts, case studies and best practice referral routes with signposting and support. Member admission: £175

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Master Tier 4 – Audits: Preparation and Survival
27 April 2017, 9:30-13:00 – ISI, CAP House, Barbican, London

This workshop will provide an overview of the practicalities of the UKVI audit process. The aim of the workshop if to help institutions prepare fully prior to a UKVI audit and so be able to clearly demonstrate their compliance with all sponsorship duties and responsibilities. Suitable for all staff involved with Tier 4 compliance. Member admission: £175

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Tier 4 Update with Penningtons Manches
27 April 2017, 14:00-17:00 – Penningtons Manches, St Paul’s, London

This half-day seminar, jointly hosted by Independent HE and Penningtons Manches LLP, will bring you up to speed on the current rules and will include practical information to help you retain your sponsor licence. Member admission: £105

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Master Tier 4 – Assigning a CAS: what you need to know
19 May 2017, 09:30-13:00 – ACCENT, Bloomsbury, London

This workshop aims to equip all staff with the information required in order to accurately assign Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS). The workshop will outline and give practical examples of all the key aspects of Tier 4 which need to be considered before assigning CAS. Member admission: £175

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Master Tier 4 – Recruitment & Admissions
16 June 2017, 13:00-16:30 – ACCENT, Bloomsbury, London

This workshop will help participants better understand the responsibilities and duties of recruitment and admissions professionals within Tier 4. It will also help participants understand the role Tier 4 plays in an institutions wider recruitment and admissions processes. Suitable for all staff involved with Tier 4 compliance. Member admission: £175

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Master Tier 4 – Foundations for New Staff
20 October 2017, 10:00-13:00 – London venue tbc

This workshop will provide an overview and basic understanding of the Tier 4 system for all staff working with international students. It is designed to be accessible for those who have Tier 4 responsibilities as well as those who work with, advice or support international students. Member admission: £175

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Master Tier 4 – Child Visas
20 October 2017, 14:00-17:00 – London venue tbc

This workshop will provide an overview of the Tier 4 requirements specifically for those who wish to sponsor students under the Tier 4 (child) route. It will explore the practical experience of immigration compliance from the perspective of those working with Tier 4 (child) visas and look at how recent changes to the rules have changed the way we work with younger students. Member admission: £175

Eventbrite - Master Tier 4 – Child Visas