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Program and Practice

How The Exceeding Themes Influence Your Practices - Webinar

Do you feel that you have exceeding practices but are finding it difficult to identify this in your key practices? Are you unsure what the difference is between Meeting and Exceeding? 

This session will enable you to ‘unpack’ each exceeding theme in relation to the what and why, and to understand the process of identifying how your practices go above and beyond. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

4, 7, 1, 2, 3, 5, 6

ProgrammingOOSH

Upcoming Dates

Mon, 22 Aug 2022

Tue, 20 Sep 2022

Wed, 26 Oct 2022

Governance

Compliance In Everyday Practice - Webinar

Compliance is a team effort. 

Build your understanding of the Law and Regulations through practice-based scenarios, interactive discussions, and clear explanations. Learn how a knowledge of the Law and Regulations underpins the provision of a quality service.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

7, 2

OOSH

Upcoming Dates

Mon, 22 Aug 2022

Relationships with Children

Emotion Coaching And Self-regulation - Webinar (2.5hr)

Relationships expert Michelle Cuthbertson will help participants to discover the principles of emotion coaching and self-regulation and how to use associated strategies in your day-to-day relationships with all children, including those who present with behaviours of concern.  

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5

child relationshipsCommunicationBehaviourSelf-regulationOOSH

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 23 Aug 2022

Wed, 14 Sep 2022

Mon, 10 Oct 2022

Program and Practice

Nesa Accredited pd

Neuroscience And Behaviour - Webinar

Drawing from current research in relation to how children’s brains grow and develop, this session will support you to identify a child’s stress related behaviour and develop an understanding of how the brain and body work together to create behavioural responses.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5, 7

BehaviourOOSH

Upcoming Dates

Wed, 24 Aug 22

Tue, 27 Sep 22

Thu, 20 Oct 22

Program and Practice

Nesa Accredited pd

Understanding Play Theory - Webinar

Do you sometimes feel conflicted about what should be ‘banned’ or ‘allowed’ in children’s play themes? 

This session will unpack Play Theory as an important lens in which to view children’s engagement with the ‘unreal’ world.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5

Programmingchild relationshipsOOSH

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 25 Aug 22

Fri, 23 Sep 22

Fri, 14 Oct 22

Leadership

The Director's Toolkit: Administrative Responsibilities - Webinar

This session will look at time management and help participants to prioritise and set plans for achieving administrative success.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

7, 2

LeadershipThe Directors Toolkit

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 25 Aug 2022

Relationships with Children

Nesa Accredited pd

5 Ways To Better Conversations With Children - Webinar

Communicating well with children is essential to their development. Learn 5 strategies to enhance your interactions and conversations with children in order to help them feel safe and secure, and to build strong relationships. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

5, 1, 4

child relationships

Upcoming Dates

Fri, 26 Aug 22

Thu, 29 Sep 22

Mon, 31 Oct 22

Governance

Teaching Protective Behaviours to Support Educator and Child Well-being - Webinar

Would you like to know more about protective behaviours that can help children and educators to keep themselves safe and reduce violence and abuse in the community?

Since the implementation of the Child Safe Standards, services are striving for continuous improvement regarding our child safe practices. This webinar can support these goals.

This session will enable you to understand protective behaviours and how to implement them for children and educators in early childhood and OOSH settings.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

2, 5, 7

Wellbeingchildren and family wellbeing

Upcoming Dates

Mon, 29 Aug 22

Wed, 28 Sep 22

Fri, 7 Oct 22

Staffing

ECE Active Supervision - Webinar

Through a range of activities such as identifying key times for supervision, risk assessments and supervision plans, this session will enable participants to have a conscious understanding of what active supervision means in their daily practice in order to engage with children while maintaining their safety.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

2, 4, 7

LeadershipOOSH

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 30 Aug 2022

Fri, 9 Sep 2022

Fri, 4 Nov 2022

Events

Unpacking Self-Assessment and Quality Improvement

Tools, tips and information to support effective continuous improvement.  A free, online professional learning opportunity.  

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

7

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 30 Aug 2022

Tue, 13 Sep 2022

Wed, 28 Sep 2022

Relationships with Children

Supporting Children who Present with Anxiety or Stress - Webinar

Would you like to understand how anxiety, fear and stress develop so that you can help children build their capacity to cope with the impact of life’s challenges?

In this workshop, we explore the neurological basics of anxiety, fear, and stress in children and how to assist them in coping by reducing their arousal levels.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 5, 6

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 30 Aug 22

Wed, 12 Oct 22

Thu, 03 Nov 22

Leadership

Dealing Effectively With Complaints - Webinar

An important session to equip educators with the skills to understand the ‘why’ behind complaints, and how to regulate and work effectively with stakeholders. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

7, 2

LeadershipFamily relationshipschildren and family wellbeing

Upcoming Dates

Wed, 31 Aug 2022

Mon, 31 Oct 2022

Our Learning and Development Approach

Over 7,000 early educators, across all qualification levels, participated in learning and development with CELA in 2021. CELA has a strong vision and philosophy for professional learning, built over our 40 year history as the peak body for Australia’s early and middle childhood education sector. 

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CELA Facilitators

CELA’s Learning and Development facilitators come from a wide range of early education backgrounds, equipping them with practical sector based experience which is second to none. All our facilitators have a common passion for meaningful growth in every educators practice, resulting in better outcomes for children.

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Our expert educators will tailor the content to meet the needs of your team. You choose the date, location and topic and we’ll come to you.

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Inservice Training

While our training calendar is extensive, we know that sometimes you need a more targeted approach. Our learning and development specialists can tailor your training to be delivered where, when and how you need it. 

Mentoring

Mentoring

We offer a unique mentoring program that can be completely tailored to your needs and specifications. Based on sound educational practice and specialist expertise, our mentors provide one-on-one and group sessions to support professional progress.

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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.

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