Professional Development

Whether you are a volunteer at the local cricket club or the head of a state-­wide early learning centre group, we can help!

We deliver:

  • a 2-hour introductory professional development

  • a full-day professional development (can be split over two evenings)

  • an advanced full-day professional development for leadership, the wellbeing team, and Child Safe officers.

Contact us for more information.


Bookings Now Open!

To celebrate our new premise in Preston, we will be holding a full-day professional development at our office, and we would like to invite you to come along!

Our Body Safety Professional Development will take place: 

Date: Thursday 21 March 2019
Location:  Bell City, 215 Bell St, Preston 
Hours: 9:30 - 3:00pm

Our one day program is suitable for all staff and volunteers working with children. It supports individuals in; creating a child safe environment, modelling child safe interactions, and creating positive community conversations.

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Our one day program will help staff:

  • understand child sexual abuse 

  • create a professional culture of body safety 

  • respond to and report a disclosure of abuse or neglect 

  • practice self-care while supporting others 

  • promote and support the cultural safety of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and promote the safety of children with a disability 

  • empower children in your organisation

  • model body safe practices including practicing consent and respecting bodily autonomy 

  • understand and counter the role of mobile devices and online gaming in child abuse   

  • consult with and support staff, volunteers and families in become child safe supporters  

Cost: $300 (ex GST) per person. Discounts available for not-for-profit kindergarten staff and groups of four or more. Call us (03) 9863 6776 to arrange a booking.

Workbook, morning tea and lunch will be provided.