Changes to the National Quality Framework



National Quality Standard
QA1Educational program and practice
QA2Children’s health and safety
QA3Physical environment
QA4Staffing arrangements
QA5Relationships with children
QA6Collaborative partnerships with families and communities
QA7Leadership and service management
Australian Professional Standards for Teachers
4Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments
6Engage in professional learning
7Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community


Rhonda Livingstone
Rhonda Livingstone is ACECQA's National Education Leader.


ACECQA’s Rhonda Livingstone presents an overview of key changes to the National Quality Framework (NQF), introduced on 1 October 2017. Changes include a revised National Quality Standard (NQS), and updates to assessments and data rating. In this free webinar, Rhonda Livingstone describes how these changes will affect Early Childhood Education and Care services, and the resources and support available to educators from 1 October 2017.

This on-demand webinar runs for 30 minutes.