ALIA Training and Education

ALIA Training and Education

Ready to learn new skills and advance your career? ALIA Training brings world-class education offerings to you. Specifically made for the Australian library and information sector, ALIA Training has a course to suit any stage of your career journey. 

Training courses are automatically added to ALIA Members’ CPD or PRP logbooks making it easier than ever to track your continuing professional development. ALIA Members also receive significant discounts and exclusive training events.


To see further information and to register for upcoming training events, please visit our events registration page, or click on the course title below.

Current Courses and Events

Cataloguing Basics

(Statement of Attainment in BSBLIB403 - Complete a range of cataloguing activities)

Teacher facilitated, asynchronous, online, 6 weeks



5 Oct - 15 Nov

Register by 21 Sept


Maximum student capacity has been reached


Acquisitions Getting it Right

Teacher facilitated, asynchronous, online, 3 weeks



12 Oct - 1 Nov 

Register by 28 Sept


Copyright 101

Self-paced, autonomous, online

     Register and commence any time


ALIA Tutorial : Working with Software Vendors

Self-paced, autonomous, video tutorial with resources, online



 Register and commence any time

 ALIA Members only

Past Courses and Events 2021
 RDA for Practitioners    STEM and Libraries
 Readers' Advisory    Customer Service: Diversity and Inclusion
 Cataloguing Basics    Once Upon a Story (storytelling)
 Great Library Spaces    Training, Teaching, Facilitating (TAEDEL301 - Provide work skill instruction)
 Super Searching (reference & searching skills)    Information and Misinformation: literacies and libraries

If you would like further information about ALIA Training courses please contact [email protected]

Tailored training

ALIA runs a number of bespoke training courses at sector and state level. If you are a library network or employer and you want to make a tailored group training inquiry please contact [email protected].