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

Program and Practice

Creating a Courageous Culture in Play - Webinar

Risky play is a popular topic in the early education sphere. In this exciting session, renowned outdoor educator and playground designer Lukas Ritson will share why we should be encouraging children to be courageous rather than risky, as well as how to conduct active risk and play assessments.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 5

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 7 Jul 22

Program and Practice

The How, What and Why of Effective School Transition: Setting Children up for Success - Webinar

Would you like to know more about how to embed strategies to support successful transitions to school?

Reflect on current practices and discover strategies with Associate Professor Cathrine Neilsen-Hewett.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5, 6

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 26 Jul 22

Fri, 16 Sep 22

Program and Practice

Making Meaningful Music with Our Early Learners – Webinar

Do you lack confidence when it comes to making music with children? Perhaps you feel like you’ve lost your musical mojo? Experienced music teacher Anne Belcher will take you through a five-part framework to help you add the magic of music and movement back into your program. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1

PlayProgramming

Upcoming Dates

Wed, 10 Aug 2022

Wed, 7 Sep 2022

Thu, 10 Nov 2022

Program and Practice

Developmental Milestones Revisited - Webinar

Would you like to better understand the important developmental milestones at various stages of children's growth? This session will enable you to analyse learning as part of the planning cycle, meet learning outcomes of the Early Years Learning Framework in practice, and implement this information to develop quality programs for children.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 5

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Fri, 12 Aug 22

Wed, 28 Sep 22

Fri, 18 Nov 22

Program and Practice

Peaceful Curriculum For Babies And Toddlers - Webinar

“The quality of our life is entirely dependent on the quality of our relationships with other people throughout our lifespan. It is critical that the foundations for secure and healthy connections are established for each child in infancy and early childhood.” - Toni Christie

Toni Christie, Director of Childspace Early Childhood Institute, will cover a range of teaching practices and strategies that are developmentally respectful and responsive to the needs of infants and toddlers.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5

Babiesworking with babiesToddlerscurriculuminfants

Upcoming Dates

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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.

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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