All Training Areas

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, 31 Oct 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 relationshipsStorytelling

Upcoming Dates

Mon, 31 Oct 22

Thu, 24 Nov 22

Health and Safety

CHCPRT001 Identify and 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

October 2022

November 2022

December 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, 4 Nov 2022

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

Thu, 10 Nov 2022

Program and Practice

Establishing Inclusive Practice: Conversations and Inclusion Plans - Webinar

Would you like to feel more confident when engaging in conversations with families about child developmental concerns, developmental delay or disability? 

In this session you will gain the skills to create an inclusion support plan and the confidence to have appropriate conversations with families.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 6, 7

Upcoming Dates

Fri, 11 Nov 22

Program and Practice

Nesa Accredited pd

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

14 Nov & 21 Nov 22

Program and Practice

Nesa Accredited 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? 

Unpack the Theory of Loose Parts in order to understand how they promote discovery and problem solving through inquiry-based learning. 

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 3, 4, 5

ProgrammingOOSH

Upcoming Dates

Tue, 15 Nov 22

Mon, 05 Dec 22

Program and Practice

Practical Approaches to Programming for Educational Leaders - Webinar

Gain clarity around the role of the Educational Leader and how to engage educators in the why, what and how of pedagogical programming and documentation.

Delivery Method:

Webinar

NQS Areas:

1, 4

Programming

Upcoming Dates

Thu, 17 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, 18 Nov 22

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

Fri, 25 Nov 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

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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. 

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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