Learning & Training

Offered in-person, online, and at NAFSA events, NAFSA professional learning products and services are essential for international educators at all levels.

Architecture for Global Learning

Architecture for Global Learning is a professional enrichment series designed for faculty, scholars, administrators, and other international educators seeking to develop and enhance global learning initiatives at their institutions.

The Academy for International Education

The Academy for International Education is an intensive year-long training program with extensive networking opportunities. The Academy fast forwards your learning process and prepares you to take on leadership roles.

Collegial Conversations

These live, online conversations cover a variety of international education topics. They are free of charge and generally last one hour. A valid NAFSA member login is required to register for all Collegial Conversations.

e-Learning Courses

Offered in rolling sessions once or twice a month, each four-week course is divided into convenient modules. Gain access to valuable resources, worksheets, and glossaries. Learn where to find key resources to continue your learning after the course ends.

e-Learning Express

NAFSA’s e-Learning Express courses provide you targeted answers to specific topics — in less than an hour.

e-Learning Seminars


Participate in live e-Learning Seminars that offer you and your office the professional guidance, knowledge, and skills that ensure success. Ask questions, gain feedback, and finish each seminar with better understanding of the featured topic.

e-Learning Seminars

On Demand

Explore our offering of on-demand e-Learning Seminars to build your strength as an international education professional, or select professional development opportunities for your entire team.

Government Connection

Government Connection events offer an opportunity to interact directly with federal agency officials about topics affecting international education.

Trainer Corps

The NAFSA Trainer Corps is made up of approximately 300 member volunteers who develop, deliver, and maintain the NAFSA Core Education Program (CEP) curriculum and materials.


NAFSA workshops feature in-depth explorations of international student advising, education abroad, international enrollment management, research, and intercultural skills. They are offered at annual and regional conferences and locally through the On-Site Program.