TA Programs Overview

Recommended Programs and Resources by Role

Why take our TA Programs during your studies?

Prepare for your role as a current TA or future instructor

  • Develop your ability to communicate and present complex material 
  • Enhance your facilitation, leadership, and mentorship abilities 
  • Learn about research supported innovations in teaching

Add to your Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Reccomended Programs and Resoures by Role

New Teaching Assistants and Graduate Students

Graduate students who are new to teaching are encouraged to attend:   

Teaching Assistants & Graduate Students

Graduate students with prior teaching experience may be interested in the following:

International & New Resident Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars

Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars who are new to Canada are encouraged to attend the following programs:

Postdoctoral Scholars

TA Supervisors


Register for TA Programs

Note: Our limited enrollment certificate programs require a deposit to complete registration. Please see each program page for more information and when a program is typically offered during the academic year. 

To register for an event in Western Connect, you must be registered in the term indicated on the "Offer of Admission") graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.

Program Directory for Graduate students & Postdoctoral Scholars

NOTE: Postdoctoral fellows can participate in all graduate student programs, with the exception of SGPS 9500, our graduate credit course on university teaching.