“We have used Community Child Care Co-Operative [now CELA] several times for our customised needs. We always find staff so attentive and flexible.

Nothing is too much for them. The knowledge of the trainers is second to none, they come from the sector and understand our needs, thank you!”


Virginia, North Ryde. In house Customised session

While our training calendar is extensive, we know that sometimes you need a more targeted approach in your workplace. Our learning and development specialists can create early or middle education inservice training programs on any topic – customised to meet your needs. You choose the date, location and area and we will tailor the content so that it best suits you and your team.


Our inservice training solutions are truly personalised. Sessions can be of any duration and are relevant to all levels of experience and qualification.


We are flexible to your needs and can deliver learning and development through a combination of face-to-face, webinars and mentorship.


Our team work across Australia, wherever the need is identified, be it in Marrickville, Byron Bay, Dubbo, Darwin, Oodnadatta, Charleville or Adelaide. If you don’t see what you need on our calendar, just ask and we will design a program specifically for your service.

We offer:customised training in the classroom


  • All of our existing programs as customised inservice training.
  • Our publications, such as So Now You Are On The Committee, as customised training for your service or committee’s needs.
  • A consulting service with our sector experts over the phone or face-to-face. They will identify what your service and/or staff really need and refine the perfect approach for you.
  • Appropriately skilled and experienced network guest speakers for your Director’s meetings or events.


Call us on 1800 157 818 or email info@cela.org.au to talk about customised inservice training.



Our pricing is highly competitive and if you’re a CELA member you are entitled to a discount on all training packages. Importantly, when making your choice of professional development provider please note that we are not for profit. That means that all the money spent on professional development with CELA is invested back into sector advocacy and member benefits.

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