ACAV is committed to enabling quality professional development at reasonable prices. We partner with PD providers, sector experts and others to deliver PD sessions applicable to Approved Providers and early childhood educators and teachers. 

 

PD run by ACAV includes our annual Conference; weekend retreats and sessions for owners and educators.

 

For any queries or help with logging in, please contact Philippa Valder on 03 9532 2017.


Professional Development 


Professional development events will appear on the home page once they are open for registration.

 

All events offer special pricing for ACA members, but please note you must be logged into the Members' area of the website to access this pricing. 

 

Events planned for the balance of this year include:

 

And with plenty of notice: 

  • 16 & 17 August 2019: Annual Conference, Crown Conference Centre

Supplier members who offer training and support


A number of our Supplier members offer professional development, training and consultancy. Please advise them you are an ACAV member to access preferential treatment:


Astute Early Years Specialists
 - Kim Davis: 0429 729 695

Catalyst Education - Ryan Christie: 03 9516 6140


CFT International
 - Margret Leslie: 1300 665 633

 

Childcare by Design - Dr Brenda Abbey: 0406 920 390

 

Childcare Management Systems - Megan Sharman: 0419 229 100

 

Customised Training - Rhonda Ross: 1300 275 282

 

Elite Childcare Management - Debbie Thompson: 07 3054 5999

 

InFocus Food Safety - Melinda Chapman: 0418 342 108

 

ITHEA - Peter Kyriacou: 03 9650 3900

 

Nutrition Australia - Beth Scholes: 03 8341 5824

 

Safe Sleep Space - Cindy Davenport: 0416 019 069

 

The Time Retriever - Peter Johnson: 1300 794 401