18 June 2018

New Classroom Courses for 2018

The training is available to funded kindergartens throughout Victoria. Classes are provided free of charge and delivered in small groups of 10 people in face to face sessions.

The courses offered:

When and where is it on?

How to Apply

To enrol click on the corresponding 'Course' links in the schedule table above. You can enrol up to three attendees per booking and each listed email address will be emailed confirmation. The booking ticket attachment is only sent to the first contact.

Or use the paper enrolment form: Click here for Paper Enrolment Form

How to Cancel

If you need to cancel your current training booking, please contact 1800 629 835 or email info@kindergarten.vic.gov.au

The Courses:

Online TLDS Training - 901

Overview: In 2018, the transition learning and development statement will be completed online via the Insight Assessment Platform. It is known as the online TLDS.

This training session will provide an introduction to using the Online TLDS platform for new users. During the session you will learn to use the online system to create a TLDS and will be shown how to use the platform, file management, how to upload photographs and scanned documents.

Please note: The training does not provide guidance for educators on completing the transition statement itself, only the functionality of the online platform. Please refer to the Department's resources for developing transition statements http://www.education.vic.gov.au/childhood/professionals/learning/Pages/transtemplates.aspx

Who is the course for?: This course is for teachers and educators who have low confidence in using an online platform. For other users, support is available through the use of online tips, user guides and the KITP helpdesk.

Pre-requisites: Operate a personal computer/laptop (PC), read and write basic workplace documents, basic knowledge of the internet.

Computers are provided during the session, attendees do not need to bring their own equipment.

Download course book here:Online TLDS 2018 Course Resource PDF 5MB

Kindergarten Information Management System (KIM) Introduction - 801

Overview: This training session will provide a basic introduction to the Kindergarten Information Management (KIM) system for new users, with an opportunity to utilise and explore KIM via realistic, process based scenarios. Sessions are hands on and process driven and will use realistic scenarios and activities. A representative of the Department will be available to assist with KIMs questions.

Who is the course for? The training is open to kindergarten Directors, teachers, assistants and committee members.

Pre-requisites: Operate a personal computer (PC), Interpret user manuals and help functions, read and write basic workplace documents, use a keyboard to enter text.