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ACA Qld and ParentTV PD Sessions

To access the PD sessions visit the ACA Qld Shop to purchase.

How Early Learning Educators Can Help Shape Behaviour

Educators have an ideal opportunity to help shape the behaviour of the kids in their care. With their knowledge, skills and understanding of children and their needs, they're uniquely placed to positively impact their development and set them up for success. Behavioural specialist, Jason Gibson, explains how.

Working As A Team: Parents, Directors and Educators

As an educator, part of your role is to work effectively with other stakeholders in a child's education and life. Jason Gibson discusses how to calibrate your communication, expectations and behaviour to the setting and team so both you and the kids in your care can thrive.

FREE ABLA Webinars

Through our relationship with the Australian Business Lawyers & Advisors (ABLA), ACA members can participate in a series of specialised webinars free of charge.  

Login details for each of these webinars are provided to members via our Early Edition newsletter, one-two weeks prior to each webinar.


If you are an ACA Qld member, please ensure that you are logged in to the website and click here to access webinars on-demand including:


  • Performance Management
  • Bullying & Discrimination Update
  • Dispute Management
  • Termination of Employment
  • Doing Business with/in the Cloud
  • Investigations in the Workplace


A number of articles and other resources that may be of benefit are also available here

KidsMatter Early Childhood Webinars

KidsMatter Early Childhood aims to help improve the mental health and wellbeing of children from birth to school-age; reduce mental health problems in children; and achieve greater support for children with mental health problems and their families has a range of webinars on supporting children's mental health in early childhood education and care services. 

Visit their website for more information.

In Safe Hands Webinars

In Safe Hands are available to conduct Webinars specifically tailored to your service. Providing training to your staff at a time that suits you - either during the day or in the evening after work. Many services choose to complement their staff online training with webinar presentations to senior staff or management.

Pricing listed below for each state include certificates and educator checklists.

Number of participants  Pricing & Conditions 
 Up to 25 $550 + GST - $25 + GST each participant there after 
 Up to 50 $800 + GST - $25 + GST each participant there after 
 Up to 75 $1,100 + GST - $25 + GST each participant there after 

Visit their website for more information.

Other Webinars

ACA Qld members can view on-demand recordings of the following webinars here:

  • Digging deeper into play: Taking inviting play spaces one step further
  • Transition to school: What does it really mean?
  • The importance of developing social/emotional resilience
    in children (3-5 yrs)
  • Loose parts play
  • Hands on creative play to enhance literacy and numeracy learning in kindergarten
  • Inviting play spaces
  • Maintaining play-based learning in kindergarten
  • The Documentation Dilemma: Too little, too much
  • Strategies for managing daily routines in kindergarten: Tips on how to tackle the Top 4 most challenging routines
  • Make Learning Visible: Communicate the value of kindergarten
  • Creating order from the chaos in a play-based environment
  • Taking a holistic approach to programming, documentation and kindergarten