Sustainable Directions Pty Ltd was established in 2008 to provide online ENVIRO & SAFETY programs to the early learning sector. Our aim is to equip Early Childhood Educators with the necessary skills and knowledge to create a safe and sustainable learning environment for children in their care. Our  programs and courses are delivered from the TEACHABLE online learning platform - allowing access to a global audience on a 24/7 basis. Courses can be purchased online by credit card or bank transfer. Access details and a tax receipt will be emailed to you within 8 hours of payment. All prices include access and email/telephone support for a period of 12 months. We offer a money back guarantee within first 7 days if you are not happy with the content.


The Small Green Steps program is a 40 step environment program, specifically developed for early childhood and education services. The program is delivered online over FOUR distinct levels. The program encourages involvement by all staff, parents and children. Certificates are issued in the name of the organisation after completion of each level. Click on the images below to see more information on the specific content of each level. 


We offer a range of ENVIRO and SAFETY online courses that have been specifically developed for Early Childhood Educators. The courses generally take up to 2 hours to complete and are undertaken in your own time and at your own pace. Course material available 24/7 from a number of electronic devices. Certificates are issued in the name of Educator immediately on successful completion of a short multiple choice quiz. Click on the images below for more detail on specific content.

Small Green Steps for FAMILY DAY CARE

Small Green Steps for FAMILY DAY CARE

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The Small SAFE Steps program is an online Safety program for early childhood organisations. Completion of the four levels will help you meet your statutory Work Health and Safety obligations to minimise the risk of injury to staff, volunteers and contractors. The program also provides all the resources and tools required to establish a safe environment for children in your care. Certificates are issued in the name of the Centre. Click on the image below for more information on the content of each level.

SAFE & GREEN: Small Safe Steps & Small Green Steps packaged together.

SAFE & GREEN: Small Safe Steps & Small Green Steps packaged together.

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1. When do the courses start and finish?

The courses start as soon as you receive access and are completely self-paced, so you decide when you start and when you finish.

2. How long do I have access to the material?

After enrolling, you have unlimited access to the material for 12 months - across any and all devices you own. After 12 months - we will contact you with the offer to renew for a further 12 months.

3. Can I share the material with other people?

The Small GREEN Steps and Small SAFE Steps material is only able to be shared with other staff at your Centre but not with other Centres. Online courses are only for the individual enrolled and the material can not be shared. 

4. What if I am unhappy with the material?

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 7 days and we will give you a full refund (providing no certificates have been issued in that time).