Good quality training and professional development is crucial to increase knowledge and skills.
All family day care educators will need to hold or be working towards, at least, a Certificate 3 in Children's Services.
Most family day care services provide a variety of mandatory and professional development training for their educators. Learning must be on-going in order to improve current practices and it is the responsibility of the educator to ensure they access appropriate professional learning opportunities.
Family Day Care Australia also provides a range a services, support and member benefits to members such as:
You can also give Family Day Care Australia a call, on 1800 658 699, and we will be able to assist in your enquiry and point you in the right direction.