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1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia

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February 2018

Preparing for Assessment and Rating: 3 Day Workshop

February 1, 2018 @ 9:00 am - February 3, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$990 23 tickets left

Preparing Assessment and Rating can be a stressful time, so we've developed an intensive 3 day workshop consisting of 6…

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People and Performance Series: Session 1 – Getting and keeping the right people in my service

February 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

This session provides insight into the importance of quality recruitment practices as the forefront of building an effective team. Participants…

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Sustainable Environments

February 15, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

Working together with children, educators can promote learning about environmental care and sustainable practices. In this session, participants are encouraged…

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Engaging with Natural Materials

February 15, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This hands-on workshop supports participants to understand the benefits of integrating natural resources for enriching children’s learning and well being.…

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Lens on Quality Area 1: Educational program and practice

February 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$297 25 tickets left

Explore how your service utilises the program, assessments and planning to guide the educators practise in developing and scaffolding children's…

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Guiding Children’s Behaviour

February 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

This session aims to strengthen educators’ understanding of children’s behaviour. It explores key aspects of child development, some motives behind…

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Supporting Children on the Autism Spectrum

February 28, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This session will support participants to gain a deeper understanding of the characteristics and capabilities of young children on the…

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March 2018

People and Performance Series: Session 2 – Improving individual performance

March 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

This session provides an overview of contemporary approaches for effective and responsive performance management. Participants will explore aspects of how…

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Lens on Quality Area 2: Children’s health and safety

March 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$297 25 tickets left

Review what is needed to ensure a healthy and safe environment for children in line with the standard and OH&S…

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First Aid Course

March 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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This course applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond…

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Documenting Learning: Babies and Toddlers

March 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

Documentation is a powerful tool for making learning visible to children, educators and families. This session explores ways to recognise…

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Supporting Agency in Babies and Toddlers

March 19, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

Develop a programming culture that honours and reflects the abilities and interests of babies and toddlers. Learning Outcomes: Gain strategies…

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Routines and Transitions: Meaningful and Flexible

March 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

Effective routines and transitions support children to develop self-help skills and social responsibility. Through critical reflection, educators can strengthen their…

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Pockets of Time: Relaxation and Rest

March 21, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This session offers strategies for a holistic approach for creating comfortable rest and relaxation opportunities throughout the day. Safety and…

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Meaningful Observations: Notice, Recognise, Respond

March 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

An opportunity to more deeply consider what it is that educators do when they are more intentional in the way…

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April 2018

Lens on Quality Area 3: Physical Environment

April 4, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$297 25 tickets left

Assess your services physical environment to see what you are doing to maximise the environment in terms of children's learning,…

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Child Safe Standards

April 5, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$148.50 25 tickets left

This overview of the compulsory Victorian Child Safe Standards aims to support educators to understand their obligations for meeting each…

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People and Performance Series: Session 3 – Courageous conversations

April 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 24 tickets left

What can you say when you know that something needs to be said but you are afraid of the consequences?…

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Lens on Quality Area 4: Staffing arrangements

April 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$297 25 tickets left

Review the activities you undertake in relation to recruitment, induction, rostering, use of casual educators. Identify areas of professionalism that…

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First Aid Course

April 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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This course applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond…

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Learning Stories: Unpacking the Myths

April 23, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

This session explores learning stories as a form of documentation that highlights the voice of the child. Educators will gain…

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May 2018

Lens on Quality Area 5: Relationships with Children

May 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$297 25 tickets left

Explore the key elements of successful educator interactions with children and between children as defined by the National Quality Standards.…

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People and Performance Series: Session 4 – Getting the most out of my team

May 15, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

Team management is a dynamic and complex role. It involves understanding of individual personalities and the influence of individuals and…

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Pedagogy and Practice: Science

May 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

Participants will explore the foundations of science and technology learning and identify areas in their current program that can easily…

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Introduction to Mindfulness

May 17, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This introductory session explores a particular area of enhancing well being, the concept of mindfulness, defined as ‘the awareness that…

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Mindfulness – Maintaining a Balance

May 17, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This session presents strategies and ideas for adopting a mindful approach in daily practice with children, families and co-workers. It…

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Sensory Learning

May 28, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This hands-on, messy play workshop provides practical strategies to incorporate a range of sensory experiences for babies to school age…

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Creativity in Action

May 28, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This session explores the range of creativity that can flourish when children have opportunity and time to investigate and explore.…

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Lens on Quality Area 6: Partnerships with families and communities

May 30, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$297 25 tickets left

Focus in on what is needed for effective collaborative relationships with families and the broader community - review your service…

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June 2018

Breakfast Series – Sister Service Relationships

June 6, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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$27.50 25 tickets left

This networking and information session is part of our Breakfast Series where we discuss new theories in practice. This session…

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Experts in the Evening – Child Mental Health

June 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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$99 25 tickets left

Experts in the Evening sessions feature a guest speaker that will share their expertise on a specialised topic. This session…

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People and Performance Series: Session 5 – Great team meetings

June 12, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

Team meetings can inspire staff and build an effective workplace culture. Learn what you need to do to have great…

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First Aid Course

June 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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This course applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond…

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Pedagogy and Practice: Creative STEM (STEAM)

June 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$198 25 tickets left

This session explores the links between artistic activities and the world of science, technology, engineering and maths. It explores the…

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Lens on Quality Area 7: Leadership and Service Management

June 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$297 25 tickets left

Unpack the Standards as they relate to Governance and Service Leadership. Look at what is currently working well for you…

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July 2018

People and Performance Series: Session 6 – Change management

July 10, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
$247.50 25 tickets left

Managers need to continually respond to internal and external influences which can directly impact the team. Successful change management involves…

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First Aid Course

July 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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This course applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond…

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August 2018

Breakfast Series – Improving Our Work With Families

August 1, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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$27.50 25 tickets left

This networking and information session is part of our Breakfast Series where we discuss new theories in practice. This session…

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First Aid Course

August 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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This course applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond…

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October 2018

First Aid Course

October 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gowrie Docklands, 1 Seafarer Lane
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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This course applies to educators and support staff working within an education and care setting who are required to respond…

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