Making a difference since 1962Learn MoreWant to have your say on education issues?Take Our 3 Minute Parent Survey CERT IV in Parent, Family & Community Engagement A new nationally recognised qualification offering specialist training and professional development for schools and the community sector. Go Successful Learning in the Early Years A parent-to-parent workshop series focusing on children's early learning and literacy, setting the tone for parent engagement in learning. Go VET Information for Schools and Families Free, downloadable info-graphics for families and schools to let everyone know about the opportunities VET offers. Go School Electoral Mapping Tool A new interactive tool that combines and visually displays data about every Australian school, electorate and current sitting member. Go Welcome to the Australian Parents Council We pursue policy, practice, programs, partnerships and collaboration that maximise school outcomes for all Australian children. Over our 50-year history, APC has provided strong parent perspectives ‘from the cubby house to Canberra’. Learn more Our Affiliates The Association of Parents and Friends of ACT Schools Inc. Parents and Friends Federation of Western Australia Inc. Victorian Parents Council Inc. The Federation of Catholic School Parent Communities Inc. Tasmanian Catholic Schools Parents Council Inc.