Core Education


Fundraising Institute Australia (FIA) has taken steps to ensure the health and safety of our course participants, tutors, members and staff. FIA face-to-face courses will re-commence from August 2020 where possible in line with government guidelines and social-distancing measures and, where appropriate, we will provide online learning options. FIA will continue to update course registrants and prospective students regularly. Please contact training@fia.org.au with any queries or if your course has been affected. Online learning is available for this course.


As the leading provider of fundraising education and training in Australia, FIA strongly believes in the importance of ongoing professional development to enhance your career potential and contribute to the effectiveness of your organisation.

Designed by fundraisers for fundraisers, FIA’s comprehensive, practical and interactive education programs provide an opportunity for you to expand your skills, improve your results and drive your career forward. So, no matter where you are in your fundraising career, FIA has a course that can help you formalise your training, develop your skills and achieve your goals.

Our core education program includes:

Fundraising Essentials
Gifts in Wills Essentials
Certificate in Professional Fundraising
Diploma in Professional Fundraising
In-house training