All Training Areas

Relationships with Children

Nesa Accredited pd

Children's Rights Children's Voices: Working with a Rights-Based Approach - Webinar

Participants will explore the concept of the rights of the child with links to the EYLF, Code of Ethics and the National Quality Standards, and how to embed the rights of the child in practice. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5

WellbeingBehaviour

Upcoming Dates

Mon, 27 Jun 22

Tue, 19 Jul 22

Tue, 16 Aug 22

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

Tue, 28 Jun 22

Thu, 21 Jul 22

Fri, 26 Aug 22

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

Tue, 28 Jun 2022

Thu, 21 Jul 2022

Mon, 22 Aug 2022

Relationships with Children

Emotion Coaching And Self-regulation - Webinar (2hr)

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

Wed, 29 Jun 22

Families and Communities

Recognising Vulnerability to Support Children’s Wellbeing and Development - Webinar

Early childhood educators play a vital role in reducing vulnerabilities in children. This session will give you the ability to support children with complex and difficult life experiences. 

Note: This session was previously known as Vulnerable and Valuable: Understanding and Working with Children from Disadvantaged Backgrounds. While the name has changed, the content remains the same. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

4, 5, 6, 1

child relationshipschildren and family wellbeingProgramming

Upcoming Dates

Wed, 29 Jun 22

Fri, 29 Jul 22

Wed, 31 Aug 22

Program and Practice

Play Theory And Behaviour - Webinar

Would you like to know how to respond to behaviour through more playful interventions?

This session will enable educators to discover new ways to support children’s play narratives, interactions and play themes.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5, 3

Programmingchild relationships

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 30 Jun 2022

Mon, 08 Aug 2022

Tue, 18 Oct 2022

Health and Safety

CHCPRT001: Identify & Respond To Children And Young People At Risk (RTO ID 90842) - Self-Paced Online

Under the National Quality Framework, Nominated and Certified Supervisors must have training in child protection in order to be the responsible person in charge of a service. Study online at your own pace with live weekly support sessions. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

Upcoming Dates

June 2022

July 2022

August 2022

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

Fri, 1 Jul 2022

Tue, 30 Aug 2022

Fri, 9 Sep 2022

Families and Communities

Collaborative Partnerships With Families - Webinar

Discover how to embrace the values of consultation, engagement and collaboration with families and develop strategies to  support families in their role of parenting with relationships expert Michelle Cuthbertson.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

6, 5

Family relationshipsCommunicationPartnerships

Upcoming Dates

Mon, 4 Jul 2022

Fri, 25 Nov 2022

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

Mon, 4 Jul 2022

Wed, 31 Aug 2022

Mon, 31 Oct 2022

Program and Practice

Nesa Accredited pd

Acknowledging And Celebrating First Nations of Australia: A Starting Point - 2 Part Webinar Series

Explore how to deliver respectful experiences of Indigenous histories, cultures and languages, and who to engage with in order to embed authentic First Nations perspectives into your program. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 4, 5, 6, 3

ProgrammingAboriginal AustraliaFirst Nations PeopleIndigenous AustraliaOOSH

Upcoming Dates

05 Jul & 12 Jul 22

04 Aug & 11 Aug 22

07 Sep & 14 Sep 22

Program and Practice

Nesa Accredited pd

Literacy In The Early Years - Webinar

- Can you identify emerging literacy skills? 

- Do you know of strategies and tools educators can provide to support these emerging skills?  

- Are you aware of the difference between reading to learn and learning to read? 

This session will help you to understand how to integrate literacy activities into your program, and how to support emerging literacy skills in children.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Wed, 06 Jul 22

Fri, 05 Aug 22

Tue, 06 Sep 22

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. 

Meet us!

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.

Need specific training on a date and topic that suits you?

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.

Inservice Training

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.

RTO Accredited 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.

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