Conference registration

Registrations were due by May 8, 2015 but we'll squeeze you in.

Early Bird Member Rate: Closed on April 15, 2015 (applicable to those current financial members for registrations received or postmarked on or before this date. Not a member? Join here.)

Credit card and online payment: You can make your payment online immediately using secure Paymate facilities.

Direct Payment: We'll send you an invoice with our bank details (you must provide advice of payment so we can attribute it correctly).

Cheque: We'll send you an invoice and you can pay by cheque payable to 'VALBEC'.

Your Details

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First name: *

Last name: *

(if applicable)

Contact and other details for correspondence

E-mail: *

(Correspondence will be sent by email)

Number and Street or Post Office Box:*




Day time Phone: *


Special dietary requirements or other needs:

In which sector do you work?


Session Selection

Please indicate your preferred workshop in each session.

Workshop numbers may be limited and are allocated in the order in which they are received.

Note that the program is subject to change without notice; check this web site for the latest information.

Session A (select 1 of 4)

A1 Unpacking the professional identities of LLN teachers


A2 Energy-Did you know? A Teaching Resource


A3 Mr. Bean comes to the EAL classroom - engage adult EAL learners through the humour of popular culture


A4 Ideas for reluctant writers


Session B (select 1 of 4)

B1 Greater 'Strength with Numeracy' - new Decimal and Measurement activities


B2 Listening to learners: Not such a quaint idea


B3 Success Stories in Applied Learning


B4 Meeting Double Assessment Requirements in the Skills for Education and Employment Program


Session C (select 1 of 4)

C1 Engaging with Industry - Learn Local approaches for workers transitioning from the automotive industry


C2 Literacy learning in Eritrea: exploring multilingual literacies in Australian education contexts


C3 Are We There Yet?


C4 Incorporating employability skills into the SEE program


Conditions and Cancellations

1. Fees includes all conference sessions, morning tea, lunch, participant pack and post-conference drinks.

2. Registrations cannot be accepted without payment or purchase order.

3. The program is subject to change without notice.

4. Numbers in some workshops may be limited. Allocation will be in order of receipt of payment.

5. All registrations received by the due date will be acknowledged by email (preferred), fax or post.

6. Cancellations on or prior to May 1, 2015 will incur an administration fee of $22 (including GST).

7. After May 1, 2015, a cancellation fee of $55 (including GST) will apply.

8. Payment must be received prior to attending the conference.

Conference Fees (includes 10% GST)

Early Bird Member Rate
(applicable to those current financial members for registrations received or postmarked on or before April 15, 2015)

Member Rate


Standard Rate


Presenter Rate
(only applies to those who have been confirmed by Conference organisers)

No fee, will stay for the day

No fee, will only attend my session

Purchase Order No. (if applicable)

Payment methods

Credit card

use your credit card and pay online now using Paymate. You'll be taken to a payment page when you submit this form.

EFT or cheque

by email to the address provided.

You may then

  • Make a direct payment into the VALBEC bank account. (The conference account details will be on the invoice). You must provide a remittance advice of payment details

  • Send a cheque payable to'VALBEC'


The VALBEC conference provides a valuable forum for practitioners to present their work and ideas, implicit in which is the understanding that none of the content of the conference is formally endorsed by VALBEC.


Copyright of individual workshops presented at the 2015 VALBEC conference remains copyright of the respective author/s. However, VALBEC reserves the right to publish papers, record presentations and distribute information about these workshops for teaching and research purposes in the Fine Print journal or on the website.

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