Exceeding the revised National Quality Standard

From the 1st of February 2018, services must demonstrate three exceeding themes for a standard in the National Quality Standard (NQS) to be rated Exceeding NQS. This full day conference will help you to learn more about the exceeding themes and guide you in thinking about how you can provide evidence of how these themes are reflected in your practice.


The Exceeding the revised NQS workshop is for educators, educational leaders, nominated supervisors and approved providers of all services in scope of the National Quality Framework.


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Understanding your responsibilities under the National Law and Regulations

This workshop aims to help new and existing Approved Providers as well as Nominated Supervisors understand their responsibilities under the National Law and Regulations. This workshop will cover the following:



First Aid Training

CAECE is very proud to partner with National First Aid Training Institute (NFTI) to deliver First Aid Training to ACA Qld members! Click here for more information.

Online Training: Safe Sleep Practices for Babies and Toddlers

This short course has been developed for professionals working in the early years education and care sector. It will provide a holistic response not only to safe sleep practices for young children but also healthy sleep practices.


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Sasha Goodwin


a. Mason’s Law
b. Child Protection (refresher)
c. Mason’s Law (advanced)

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Heather Barnes

Understanding changes to the NQS


Many services struggle to find the time or user-friendly ways to assist all educators to understand the changes to the NQS but realise how important it is if they hope to achieve a successful outcome at their next Assessment and Rating visit.


This in-service opportunity would enable all staff to:


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Alina Dan



Full day seminar (2-3 topics)


This is a great opportunity to combine a few different workshops to create a fulfilling professional development day.


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