Program and Practice

Understanding Play Theory - Webinar

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 relationships

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 28 Sep 2021

Program and Practice

Numeracy In The Early Years - Webinar

During this session you will be given an overview of basic mathematics and numeracy skills appropriate for this age group, and what this looks like in a play-based, ECEC setting. Educators will walk away with practical strategies and hands-on activities to aid them in developing their own understanding of numeracy, in order encourage children's curiosity for learning, problem solving and effective communication.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Fri, 1 Oct 2021

Fri, 19 Nov 2021

Program and Practice

Nesa Registered pd

Loose Parts Play - Webinar

Many educators are aware of loose parts and have incorporated them into their program, but how much do we understand about loose parts theory?

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 4, 5

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 5 Oct 2021

Thu, 4 Nov 21

Program and Practice

Inquiry Based Learning - Webinar

This two hour session will explore how educators can foster a joy of learning and a sense of awe and wonder in the children they work with.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 5

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Wed, 06 Oct 21

Program and Practice

Practical Approaches To Programming For New And Inexperienced Educators - Webinar

This 2 hour webinar will identify your current documentation practices and how this fits into the cycle of planning.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 7

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 7 Oct 2021

Program and Practice

Acknowledging And Celebrating Aboriginal Australia: A Starting Point - 2 Part Webinar Series

A guiding principle of the National Quality Framework (NQF) is that Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures are valued. But where do we begin, and how do we enable others to understand the importance of this rich and diverse culture?

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 4, 5, 6, 3

Programming

Upcoming Dates

8 & 15 Oct 21

Our Learning and Development Approach

Over 7,000 early educators, across all qualification levels, participated in learning and development with CELA in 2020. 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.

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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