Professional development and support

Early childhood education and care educators can access professional development services and resources through organisations including:

Upgrade your qualifications

You may decide to update your existing qualifications by completing further study and training.

Choose a course from the lists of approved early childhood qualifications.

Financial assistance may be available to help you complete training and further study.

Delivering kindergarten learning programs

Kindergarten teachers who deliver an approved kindergarten program can refer to:

The guidelines are based on the Early Years Learning Framework for Australia (PDF, 170KB) which supports early childhood educators working with children from birth to 5 years.