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Out and About: Planning for Excursions
February 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm$170
This short course explores the benefits of excursions and regular outings in your community, and how to plan and prepare for the children’s safety. You’ll come away with new ideas for excursions and how you can develop them into amazing learning experiences.
Held at our Carlton North Early Learning Service and facilitated by our Senior Consultant, Elicia Napoli, this course includes a tour of the centre and our unique observation booths.
You’ll learn about:
- planning ahead to have relevant and regular outings in your community with the children
- organising excursions
- completing risk assessments and checklists for excursions
- connecting and engaging with your local community
This session links to QA2: Children’s health and safety and QA5: Collaborative partnerships with families and communities.
Elicia is the Senior Consultant of our Adult Learning team and was previously the manager of the Children’s Program at Carlton North. Elicia has over 14 years’ experience in the sector and is especially passionate about supporting families and educators, meeting regulations, and developing innovative, high-quality care and education programs for rearing children. A natural leader, Elicia is experienced at leading and enriching the role of educators, strengthening team performances, and achieving service goals.