CHC30113

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Course Overview

Do you want to work in Early Childhood Education and Care? This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard.

They support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children’s wellbeing, learning and development. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously.

Type

International

Delivery

Face-to-Face​

Duration

12 months​

CRICOS Code

097063E

Course Discount

Gold Coast Campus

Start dates

March & July​

Course Breakdown

Core Units

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCECE001

Develop cultural competence

CHCECE002

Ensure the health and safety of children

CHCECE003

Provide care for children

CHCECE004

Promote and provide healthy food and drinks

CHCECE005

Provide care for babies and toddlers

CHCECE007

Develop positive and respectful relationships with children

CHCECE009

Use an approved learning framework to guide practice

CHCECE010

Support the holistic development of children in early childhood

CHCECE011

Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning

CHCECE013

Use information about children to inform practice

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

HLTAID004

Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

Elective Units

BSBWOR301

Organise personal work priorities and development

CHCECE006

Support behaviour of children and young people

CHCECE012

Support children to connect with their world

Career Outcomes

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However, prior to commencing this course, students will participate in a language, literacy and numeracy assessment. Students who can provide evidence of completing an Australian Certificate III or higher-level qualification will not need to do the test.

All students must be willing to participate in mandatory work placement of a minimum of 120 hours and this will require a working with children clearance.

Students will seek their own work placements and clear guidance will be provided.

Recognition of Prior Learning

You can apply for RPL if you have the knowledge and skills gained through work, formal study, volunteering, informal or formal training, social activities or general life experiences. If you feel that you may qualify for RPL, please contact our office for further information about the process to demonstrate your experience and knowledge.

Course Fees

Investment

(this includes $400.00 non-refundable enrolment fee)

Students are responsible for the purchase of textbook/s relevant to this qualification. Payment plans are available.

Inclusions:

  • Course learning and assessment material (excluding textbook/s)
  • Coffee and tea
  • Certification upon successful completion

Payment Plans

Students are required to pay course fees prior to commencement of their term.

Resources Required

Students must participate in work placement to be able to complete the assessment tasks in a regulated education and care service. Students are required to have access to a computer (or use Alana Kaye’s computer lab) to complete assessment tasks. Alana Kaye are conscious of the environment and where possible, provide resources and assessments in an electronic format. Please bring a laptop to workshops to complete assessment tasks.

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