Project Partners

LEAPS is funded by the Queensland Government and is delivered in Queensland via a partnership between QUT, NAQ & ACHPER QLD.

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Learning, Eating, Active Play and Sleep

Welcome to LEAPS (Learning, Eating, Active Play, Sleep). An innovative project supporting Early Childhood Educators to implement The National Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Guidelines for Early Childhood Settings (Get Up & Grow guidelines).

Free Professional Development Program

Over $900 Value

  • Based on the Australian Government’s resource Get up & Grow and aligns with the National Quality Standard and Early Years Learning Framework.
  • Can help early childhood settings with their quality improvement process by identifying clear pathways and links to their quality improvement plan
  • Will provide practical information on how to communicate with parents about issues relating to children’s food choices, eating behaviours and physical activity
  • Is delivered by a team of trained facilitators all over Queensland
  • Includes 3 modules of professional development: Module 1 and 3 are online, Module 2 is a face-to-face professional development day
  • All 3 modules must be completed to receive a certificate of completion and access additional support material

    Course Details & Book Online

LEAPS Support Service

Contact: Please contact the LEAPS team at NAQ Nutrition on 07 3257 4393 or email.

Discuss: Chat to other educators attending the LEAPS Professional Development Program via our Facebook Page

FAQs: Answers to our most commonly asked questions about infant feeding, healthy eating, and physical activity.

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