Exceed Professional Development Workshops

We have a range of workshops available via face to face or webinar. We can tailor customised workshops to your needs, so if you don’t see on our list what you need, contact us for a chat to discuss your training needs.

Fees are effective as of 1st August 2018

Webinars for the following workshops are $73 p/person +GST

In-service/Onsite workshops are from $78 p/person +GST – depending on location. Additional travel fees may apply for regional areas.


Vibrational Art –Music, Mood & The Zone

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

This workshop highlights the use of Music as a provocation & inspiration, combining music within play and creative endeavours, considerations of music in the service and we will look at practical ways to use music as provocations within all aspects of the program.


Nature Unearthed -Stop and Smell the Roses

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

This workshop includes How do we teach children about nature? How we can Connect children to nature, teaching children to Respecting nature, Natural Play environments and how to incorporate it into your centre, How to create a sustainable garden, Nature and mindfulness, Mindfulness experiences for children.


Stress and Burnout

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

This workshop investigates, cause of stress, work related stress factors specific to the early childhood industry, Signs and symptoms, Stress management strategies, long term impacts of stress, relaxation techniques and mindfulness.


WH&S

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 1.5-hours

Refresher workshop includes WHS, EC common risks & hazards, stakeholder responsibilities, strategies and solutions.


Bullying & Harassment

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

This workshop looks at Bullying and harassment in all its forms, the signs and indicators, frequency, team work, team Dynamics – leadership & communication between staff, protocols for dealing with Bullying & harassment, legal rights and responsibilities.


Customer Service – Effective Communication & Professional Skills

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

This workshops focuses on developing business communication skills for staff at all levels when communicating with parents, potential customers, visitors to the service and colleagues, Telephone skills, Effective communication and listening skills, recording accurate messages, reporting procedures for communication and information sharing, foundational business and customer service skills.


Diversity & Multiculturalism

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

This workshop looks at diversity and multiculturalism, how to embed inclusive practices in to your daily program authentically and meaningfully, in non-tokenistic ways. We look at how cultural diversity can enrich your services program, staffs’ knowledge and enrich children’s sense of belonging and positive identity. We explore diversity embedded in the program from a perspective of educating children to be responsible and prosocial members of society.


Team Work & Team Diversity

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

This workshop explores the dynamic of your team, we look at the dynamics of the team work in the EC sector. We explore diversity of individuals and how it can be utilised and used to facilitate respect and skill acquisition and embedded in the program. We will touch on effective communication, work roles and responsibilities, conflict resolution and team building.


Physical Documentation – Inspiring Documentation & the Catalyst for Communication

from $73 pp +GST

Duration: 2-hours

We will explore the necessity for physical visual documentation and how it acts as a catalyst for relationship building and communication between families, children and staff. We will look at both online and hardcopy documentation, the pro’s and cons’ and its dual roles as information sharing tools. Examples of documentation display will be explored.


Cyber Safety & Online Protection

Delivery: Face to face in-service only.

  • Parents $20pp and
  • Educators – including a PD Certificate of Attendance $55+gst pp

This workshop is for parents and educators only. It runs with a minimum of 30 people.

Locations: In your service; Central Coast, Northern Sydney Suburbs, Newcastle, Lower Hunter region, regional areas by arrangement.


SIDS – Safe Sleeping Practices

Delivery: Face to face in-service and Live webinar $59+gst pp

This workshop runs with a minimum of 15 participants.

Locations: In your service; Central Coast, Northern Sydney Suburbs, Newcastle, Lower Hunter region, regional areas by arrangement.


For more information or to book, please contact us.