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Knowing about and understanding a child's and family's world beyond the early learning environment is paramount in providing a service that fosters relationships and support.

This short course will explore the benefits of building and maintaining strong partnerships with families and the community to support the care and education of children. It is designed for early education and care staff working in all areas of the sector.

The course covers:

• developing and maintaining positive relationships and collaborative partnerships
• understanding the boundaries of the educator
• assisting in growth of identity and belonging
• supporting vulnerable families
• the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards in relation to connecting with families and the community.

After successfully completing this course you will receive a Statement of Attendance.

Course code
On campus