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

Wed, 19 Oct 22

Wed, 23 Nov 22

Mon, 12 Dec 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

ProgrammingStorytellingBooksLiteracyReading and writing

Upcoming Dates

Wed, 19 Oct 22

Wed, 02 Nov 22

Tue, 22 Nov 22

Governance

The Law and Regs for Nominated Supervisors - Webinar

This webinar has been designed to help you to keep ahead in this ever changing climate so that you know your responsibilities and where to find trusted information, and feel confident in supporting your families. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

7, 2

OOSH

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 20 Oct 2022

Wed, 2 Nov 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

Thu, 20 Oct 22

Fri, 18 Nov 22

Tue, 13 Dec 22

Program and Practice

Practical Approaches to Programming for New and Inexperienced Educators - Webinar

During this webinar, you will be given an opportunity to reflect on current planning and documentation processes and understand how to use an inquiry-based approach.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 7

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Fri, 21 Oct 2022

Relationships with Children

Supporting Children With Sensory Processing Difficulties - Webinar

Passionate early intervention advocate Blake Stewart will share how you can support a child with sensory difficulties within the learning environment.

Understand how the body responds to sensory stimuli, how it processes sensory input, and how that can affect behaviour. This session is suitable for educators in early childhood education and OOSH settings.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 5

BehaviourProgrammingchild relationships

Upcoming Dates

Fri, 21 Oct 2022

Mon, 28 Nov 2022

Health and Safety

CHCPRT001 Identify and Respond to Children and Young People at Risk (RTO ID 90842) - 3 Part Webinar Series

CELA has been delivering child protection training as a Registered Training Organisation for over 10 years. This session covers the responsibilities of mandatory reporters in NSW, teaches how to identify significant harm and risk factors, and outlines what's required in the provision of child-safe environments.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

5, 7, 2

Child Protection

Upcoming Dates

24, 25, 26 Oct 22

7, 8, 9 Nov 22

Program and Practice

Inquiry Based Learning - Webinar

How can we help foster curiosity, thinking and a sense of wonder in young children? Embedding inquiry based learning into everyday practice is a great place to start. This two hour session will explore how educators can foster a joy of learning and a sense of awe and wonder in children. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 5

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Mon, 24 Oct 2022

Tue, 29 Nov 2022

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

Wed, 26 Oct 2022

Wed, 16 Nov 2022

Program and Practice

Nesa Accredited pd

Numeracy in the Early Years - Webinar

  • Does using the word 'mathematics' in an ECE setting make you feel uncomfortable? 
  • What mathematical concepts are relevant in a play-based setting? 

This session includes an overview of basic early years mathematics and numeracy skills to give educators the confidence to incorporate numeracy concepts and mathematical based experiences in a play-based program.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 5

ProgrammingNumeracy and Mathematics

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 27 Oct 22

Fri, 11 Nov 22

Wed, 07 Dec 22

Governance

Prepare Your Team For Assessment And Rating - Webinar

Uncover strategies to prepare your team and give them confidence. During the session we will touch on what the Authorised Officer will do on the day, provide insights into how the NQS is assessed and rated and draw you into a vital selection of supporting information.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

4, 7

Assessment & RatingOOSH

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 27 Oct 2022

Thu, 1 Dec 2022

Relationships with Children

An Introduction to the Circle of Security for Early Educators - Webinar

Learn strategies to strengthen relationships with children, and reconsider responses to children's emotions and behaviour with licensed Circle of Security facilitator Michelle Cuthbertson. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 4, 5

Upcoming Dates

Fri, 28 Oct 2022

Fri, 25 Nov 2022

Thu, 8 Dec 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.

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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