Registered Training Organisation (RTO) – accredited, nationally recognised training


CELA’s Registered Training Organisation (RTO ID: 90842) provides accredited, nationally recognised qualifications including our child protection training for childcare, early and middle childhood educators. We use high-quality, customised training and assessment materials written by subject matter experts to meet the unique requirements of the early childhood sector.


Courses Available:


CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk (stand-alone unit of competency).

This unit of competency is required by nominated supervisors, certified supervisors and authorised supervisors. It covers the requirements for mandatory reporters in NSW, information on the Keep Them Safe program and identifying significant harm and risk factors. Participants are required to successfully complete an assessment to achieve this unit of competency relating to child protection.


Completing Identify and respond to children and young people at risk, contributes 6 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 7.1.2 and 7.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. Participants must attend the full session to be eligible for the accredited hours.



  • Face to Face Training
    7 hours (1 day) face-to-face training plus additional time to complete assessments (self-paced). This must be completed within the 6-month enrolment period.

    • $250 – Member
    • $275 – Non-Member
  • Scheduled Webinars
    Self-paced. This must be completed within the 6-month enrolment period.

    • $200 – Member
    • $225 – Non-Member
  • Customised Training (at your location)
    We can come to your workplace or specific location. Please contact us if you wish to enquire about this mode of delivery.


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Delivery modes and duration: Enrolment in this course is for 6 months.


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Participants will learn how to lead their service to meet and exceed the requirements of compliance and the NQF. Units of learning will grow skills and knowledge in building great relationships for high performing teams, strategic and business planning, managing budgets, recruitment, workforce planning, performance, finances and advocacy.

Strong leadership and management is linked with delivery of quality programs and improved outcomes for children. This course will develop strong and dynamic leadership, vital for a thriving ECEC organisation. The course will be run via blended delivery including webinars, self-paced online sessions and face-to-face classroom days.



  • $7000 (no traineeships or funding available for this course). Payment plans available.


18 – 24 months


Payment Plans

CELA offers affordable, interest-free payment plans to students who are paying their own student contribution fee or full course fee. We will work with you to arrange the best plan for your circumstances.


Policies, Procedures and Forms

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