Will I receive any training?
Yes, we will make sure you meet and possess all mandatory industry skills, and knowledge required to guide prospective international students through the process of destination, provider and course selection; applications; offers, and acceptance. Training is provided online, and you will be tested accordingly.
What can I expect in terms of training?
Your training as an Education Expert is largely self-guided in our series of video and blog posts. See here for an example of what this looks like. You’ll also be supported by your National Experts Manager through dedicated webinars like this one, as ...
Can I rely on my role as Education Expert a second job?
The scope of the international student market in Australia is enormous, and there’s a great deal of opportunity available for Education Experts who are great at their job. The answer to this question depends on your expectations and how many students ...
Do I need a Sofiri email address to liaise with students and education providers?
Yes. If you have successfully become a Sofiri education expert, including signing an agreement with us. You will be provided with an email branded Sofiri structured as follows: firstname.lastname@example.org This email will be used only in the case ...
A student can select 1 Education Expert to work with initially. How does that work?
When a student signs up, they can choose one Education Expert from all experts available. The process has been designed this way so that an aspiring student can get an initial feel by reading expert's profiles and qualities. Sofiri is all about ...
Where can I find an Education Agent online free course?
For Australia as a destination, take a look at this free Education Agent course at pierlonline.org. It’s called the QEAC, and the course itself is free to study. There’s an option to receive a certification at the end of the free course, which costs ...