SunSmart resources for childcare staff and parents

Check out our free resources for childcare service educators, staff and parents!

 Generation SunSmart

Generation SunSmart ECH






Generation SunSmart is an eLearning site developed for early childhood educators  and staff. Modules around skin cancer, being SunSmart and sun protection strategies can be completed at your own pace and revisited at any time. Complete all the modules to receive a Generation SunSmart certificate!

The UV Alert PosterUVAlert sample

Download the UV Alert poster to help your staff understand how to read the daily UV Alert. Record the UV levels daily at your centre by printing and laminating this poster!


The UV Alert Widget and Vitamin D Tracker

Embed the SunSmart widget onto your service’s website for parents and staff to easily check the UV levels every day. The UV Alert widget can be found on this page. Search for the SunSmart app on your Smartphone to track your vitamin D intake.

SunSmart app for Android
SunSmart app for iPhone

Be SunSmart DVD- What will they remember you for?

If you have a staff meeting coming up, play this short video from Jo at Platinum Preschool Randwick to see why role modelling sun protection was so important to her and her staff.

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Guidelines to Shadeguidelines to shade

Download the Guidelines to Shade  for more information to assist in:

  • conducting a shade assessment
  • understanding the factors associated with UV radiation and shade (reflection, time of the day)
  • how to plan, implement and evaluate shade projects.

 Protect Your Child’s Skin

Protect your child's skin - SunSmart tips for parents and carers

Protect Your Child’s Skin is a two page flyer you can print for parents and staff. It outlines some easy ways to keep your children protected from the sun.

Support Cancer Council and buy sun protection from our online store!

110ml Tube_SPF50+ [group] LR

Check out the great range of SunSmart products including;

Shade structures


To order skin cancer prevention resources download this order form and email it to or fax to (02) 8302 3506.