Professional Development


The Alliance Française de Sydney is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient Teacher.  

Develop your skills and increase your confidence in communicating in French with our range of professional development opportunities - and all to the benefit of students in your own classroom. 

French Language Course
32 hours



Our French Language courses are the best means of developing your French in the four core areas of speaking, reading comprehension, writing and listening comprehension. 


Discover our range of French Language Courses here :

Language Courses
Conversation Courses

Teacher Training - Carnet de Vacances
10 hours

Join us for our annual two-day teacher training event, Carnet de Vacances. In conjunction with DoE and AIS, the Alliance Française de Sydney invites you to learn to incorporate effective strategies and technologies, overcome challenges facing languages teachers, source authentic resources and engage with colleagues to enrich your practice.

Carnet de Vacances



NAFT Teacher Immersion Course
27 hours 30 minutes


NEW! The Alliance Française de Sydney is offering a 5-day, Sydney-based French immersion course offering French language classes, hands-on workshops and excursions around the city in an exclusively French-speaking environment for teachers committed to improving fluency. 

Teacher Immersion


French "Essentials" Crash Course
3 hours




Need a quick brush up of your language skills? "Essentials" is a series of 3-hour French language crash courses dedicated to the revision and use of key aspects learnt in levels A1, A2 and B1.


Essentials Courses