Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

National ID: CHC50113
State ID: J594
Qualification level:

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Australia-International Institute of Workplace Training (AIWT)

This qualification covers the competencies required for early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and

implementing curriculum in Early Childhood Education and Care services. In doing so, they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality

Standard. They are responsible for the supervision of volunteers and/or other staff. 

Delivered against fee for service, traineeship and PIT.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job.

Course description

This qualification covers the competencies required for early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and

implementing curriculum in Early Childhood Education and Care services. In doing so, they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality

Standard. They are responsible for the supervision of volunteers and/or other staff. 

Delivered against fee for service, traineeship and PIT.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job.

Campus locations

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Private
Australian Child Care Career Options (Accco) Pty Ltd

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is the qualification that ACECQA requires for those wanting to take on higher levels of responsibility and leadership in an early childhood service. It is the qualification for those wishing to lead an education and care program for children before they enter formal schooling.

Employment areas:

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care provides for employment in the following roles:

  • Lead Educator in long day care, child care centres, occasional care
  • Family Day Care Educator
  • Assistant Educator in a Kindergarten or preschool program, working with a teacher
  • Supervisor roles in ACECQA approved services.
  • Early Childhood Teacher (for those holding Primary Teaching qualifications. See also the Early Childhood Teacher Bridging Program)
  • Other educationbased employers may accept this qualification, such as working as tutor, education support staff or as teacher aides.

LEARNING AREAS

Through the CHC50113 course, you will learn what it means to provide a program for babies, toddlers & young children and work in a position of responsibility. There are 28 units of study in this qualification covering topics such as:

  • Developing, implementing and evaluating learning programs for children
  • Facilitating children’s holistic development and wellbeing
  • Managing and maintaining legal and ethical compliance
  • Leadership and basic management responsibilities.

This qualification can be delivered with Jobs and Skills WA under the below subsidised training:

  • Traineeship (including Existing Worker Traineeship)
  • Priority Industry Qualifications (PIT)

Delivery location:

State Library of Western Australia, 25 Francis St, Perth, WA 6000

Contact us now to check your eligibility for funding...

Email: info@accco.com.au

Phone: Free call 1300 139 406 or (07) 3257 1972

Fill out the webform: http://www.accco.com.au/contact-us/

 

 

 

 

Course description

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is the qualification that ACECQA requires for those wanting to take on higher levels of responsibility and leadership in an early childhood service. It is the qualification for those wishing to lead an education and care program for children before they enter formal schooling.

Employment areas:

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care provides for employment in the following roles:

  • Lead Educator in long day care, child care centres, occasional care
  • Family Day Care Educator
  • Assistant Educator in a Kindergarten or preschool program, working with a teacher
  • Supervisor roles in ACECQA approved services.
  • Early Childhood Teacher (for those holding Primary Teaching qualifications. See also the Early Childhood Teacher Bridging Program)
  • Other educationbased employers may accept this qualification, such as working as tutor, education support staff or as teacher aides.

LEARNING AREAS

Through the CHC50113 course, you will learn what it means to provide a program for babies, toddlers & young children and work in a position of responsibility. There are 28 units of study in this qualification covering topics such as:

  • Developing, implementing and evaluating learning programs for children
  • Facilitating children’s holistic development and wellbeing
  • Managing and maintaining legal and ethical compliance
  • Leadership and basic management responsibilities.

This qualification can be delivered with Jobs and Skills WA under the below subsidised training:

  • Traineeship (including Existing Worker Traineeship)
  • Priority Industry Qualifications (PIT)

Delivery location:

State Library of Western Australia, 25 Francis St, Perth, WA 6000

Contact us now to check your eligibility for funding...

Email: info@accco.com.au

Phone: Free call 1300 139 406 or (07) 3257 1972

Fill out the webform: http://www.accco.com.au/contact-us/

 

 

 

 

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Private
Australian Higher Education Academy

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge useful in the implementation of learning and development programs, and supporting children’s wellbeing in early childhood education and care settings. As an early childhood educator, you can be responsible for the development and implementation of learning programs for children aged 0 – 5 with the support of the room team. This qualification looks at the overarching education system, educational learning theories, observing children and interpreting behaviours, planning and implementing learning programs and working with other educators and families to obtain the best learning outcomes for children.

Successful completion of this qualification can provide a strong foundation for progressing into University Degree programs in Early Childhood Education with advanced standing and our staff are happy to discuss this with you.

This qualification can be completed as a traineeship in the workplace (if you are currently employed in the industry) or in a face to face classroom setting with small classes and experienced trainers who are able to cater for the needs of students from diverse backgrounds.

All participants must complete 250 hours of work placement which the Academy coordinates on their behalf.

The Western Australian Government has identified the Child Care Industry as a skills shortage area.

Delivery location: Unit 15, 200 Wellington Street, EAST PERTH  WA  6004 and On-site

Course description

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge useful in the implementation of learning and development programs, and supporting children’s wellbeing in early childhood education and care settings. As an early childhood educator, you can be responsible for the development and implementation of learning programs for children aged 0 – 5 with the support of the room team. This qualification looks at the overarching education system, educational learning theories, observing children and interpreting behaviours, planning and implementing learning programs and working with other educators and families to obtain the best learning outcomes for children.

Successful completion of this qualification can provide a strong foundation for progressing into University Degree programs in Early Childhood Education with advanced standing and our staff are happy to discuss this with you.

This qualification can be completed as a traineeship in the workplace (if you are currently employed in the industry) or in a face to face classroom setting with small classes and experienced trainers who are able to cater for the needs of students from diverse backgrounds.

All participants must complete 250 hours of work placement which the Academy coordinates on their behalf.

The Western Australian Government has identified the Child Care Industry as a skills shortage area.

Delivery location: Unit 15, 200 Wellington Street, EAST PERTH  WA  6004 and On-site

Campus locations

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Public
Central Regional TAFE

Training Package Version:Release 4

Do you want a career supporting the future?

When you complete the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care you'll be on your way to a team leader career as an early childhood educator, childhood education manager, or outside school hours coordinator. You will gain the knowledge and skills to manage effectively in the education sector, designing and implementing programs to foster learning and development, nurturing creativity, inclusion strategies, working in partnership with families, managing challenging behaviours, understanding legal, policy and administrative requirements, first aid, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

Additional Resources

Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course, unless you are employed as an educator and can demonstrate required hours.

Work Placement

A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.

VET Student Loans

This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan. Central Regional TAFE is an authorised Vocational Education and Training (VET) provider approved to offer VET Student Loans to eligible students. VET Student Loans is an Australian Government loan scheme available to assist eligible students studying VET Diploma and Higher Education qualifications to pay all or part of their tuition fees. Check out our website here for more details.

Early Childhood Education @Northam

Our Northam Campus offers a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course. Find out more about the structure and requirements for flexible study from our Northam Campus with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Early Childhood Education @Geraldton

Our Geraldton Campus offers this course with a focus on delivered tutorials and workshops. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Course description

Training Package Version:Release 4

Do you want a career supporting the future?

When you complete the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care you'll be on your way to a team leader career as an early childhood educator, childhood education manager, or outside school hours coordinator. You will gain the knowledge and skills to manage effectively in the education sector, designing and implementing programs to foster learning and development, nurturing creativity, inclusion strategies, working in partnership with families, managing challenging behaviours, understanding legal, policy and administrative requirements, first aid, working with cultural diversity, and workplace health and safety.

Additional Resources

Learners will be required to provide additional resources for this course, unless you are employed as an educator and can demonstrate required hours.

Work Placement

A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course.

VET Student Loans

This course IS ELIGIBLE for a VET Student Loan. Central Regional TAFE is an authorised Vocational Education and Training (VET) provider approved to offer VET Student Loans to eligible students. VET Student Loans is an Australian Government loan scheme available to assist eligible students studying VET Diploma and Higher Education qualifications to pay all or part of their tuition fees. Check out our website here for more details.

Early Childhood Education @Northam

Our Northam Campus offers a unique and flexible approach to the delivery of this course. Find out more about the structure and requirements for flexible study from our Northam Campus with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Early Childhood Education @Geraldton

Our Geraldton Campus offers this course with a focus on delivered tutorials and workshops. Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.

Campus locations

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Private
CTAS Education

CTAS Education is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) who has been successfully owned and operating in WA for over 10 years. We are a team of passionate, committed and highly experienced early childhood professionals who aim to empower educators and raise the standard of education and care in WA.

Here at CTAS Education, we provide training that is catered specifically to early childhood educators.

This particular course is offered as a traineeship and therefore training and assessment is conducted in the workplace. Your trainer will be highly qualified and able to share a wealth of knowledge and experience with you. During your course you will be assessed using various methods, including verbal questioning, observations, role play and written tasks relevant to your daily work. You will receive exceptional resources and support to assist you with completing your assessments.

Our trainers will work with you on an individual basis and in partnership with your supervisors to ensure you continually improve and progress through your qualification.

Training is delivered on-site fully on-the-job

Course description

CTAS Education is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) who has been successfully owned and operating in WA for over 10 years. We are a team of passionate, committed and highly experienced early childhood professionals who aim to empower educators and raise the standard of education and care in WA.

Here at CTAS Education, we provide training that is catered specifically to early childhood educators.

This particular course is offered as a traineeship and therefore training and assessment is conducted in the workplace. Your trainer will be highly qualified and able to share a wealth of knowledge and experience with you. During your course you will be assessed using various methods, including verbal questioning, observations, role play and written tasks relevant to your daily work. You will receive exceptional resources and support to assist you with completing your assessments.

Our trainers will work with you on an individual basis and in partnership with your supervisors to ensure you continually improve and progress through your qualification.

Training is delivered on-site fully on-the-job

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
One Tree Community Services Inc

One Tree RTO culture is based around delivering a high level of personalised support to our students. This qualification will train you to be a qualified educator with all the skills and knowledge required to be a leader, design and write curriculum, and understand all the requirements of the National Quality Framework.

Trainees using our RTO have 2 hours sessions with their trainer regularly either Face to Face, by webinar or telephone depending on location. Career pathways for this qualification include Certificate IV in Training and Assessing and Batchelor of Education.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job

Course description

One Tree RTO culture is based around delivering a high level of personalised support to our students. This qualification will train you to be a qualified educator with all the skills and knowledge required to be a leader, design and write curriculum, and understand all the requirements of the National Quality Framework.

Trainees using our RTO have 2 hours sessions with their trainer regularly either Face to Face, by webinar or telephone depending on location. Career pathways for this qualification include Certificate IV in Training and Assessing and Batchelor of Education.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
One Tree Community Services Inc

Course description

Campus locations

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Private
Gold Star Child Care Training

Suitable for educators looking to improve their career and skills while moving into or preparing for a Room Leader or Director role, this course provides a good understanding of the specific leadership skills and tasks required to become a quality Director. Training is delivered in the work place-to balance knowledge and skills learning. Delivery is available right across WA through either the Traineeship or PIT program. Fee for service options are also available.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job

Course description

Suitable for educators looking to improve their career and skills while moving into or preparing for a Room Leader or Director role, this course provides a good understanding of the specific leadership skills and tasks required to become a quality Director. Training is delivered in the work place-to balance knowledge and skills learning. Delivery is available right across WA through either the Traineeship or PIT program. Fee for service options are also available.

Training is delivered fully on-the-job

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
Meerilinga Training College

The CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services.  In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard.  They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Traineeships

Those currently employed in the industry (Funded)

A training contract and training plan are in place and the course includes scheduled face to face workplace training/tutorials and self-paced supported study.  Training and assessment are conducted in the regulated workplace of which the trainee must work at least 15 hours per week.

  • A minimum on the job practicum of 240 hours is required.
  • Training contract forms and fact sheets - http://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/apprenticeship-office

For All Student Cohorts - MTC has a subcontract arrangement for the face to face delivery and assessment of HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting.  This includes a self- paced theory assessment and practical component in a classroom environment. 

About the course

  • Flexibility is offered in delivery and assessment within packaging rules to assist students requiring additional support.

Potential Career Outcomes

Broader career pathway development can be explored in the Community Services, Health and Education industry areas.

Job Titles can be:

•             Authorised supervisor (children’s services)

•             Children’s services coordinator

•             Centre manager (children’s services)

•             Director (children’s services)

 

 

 

Course description

The CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services.  In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard.  They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Traineeships

Those currently employed in the industry (Funded)

A training contract and training plan are in place and the course includes scheduled face to face workplace training/tutorials and self-paced supported study.  Training and assessment are conducted in the regulated workplace of which the trainee must work at least 15 hours per week.

  • A minimum on the job practicum of 240 hours is required.
  • Training contract forms and fact sheets - http://www.dtwd.wa.gov.au/apprenticeship-office

For All Student Cohorts - MTC has a subcontract arrangement for the face to face delivery and assessment of HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting.  This includes a self- paced theory assessment and practical component in a classroom environment. 

About the course

  • Flexibility is offered in delivery and assessment within packaging rules to assist students requiring additional support.

Potential Career Outcomes

Broader career pathway development can be explored in the Community Services, Health and Education industry areas.

Job Titles can be:

•             Authorised supervisor (children’s services)

•             Children’s services coordinator

•             Centre manager (children’s services)

•             Director (children’s services)

 

 

 

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

A fulfilling career helping children grow and develop

This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to manage the operation of a child care centre where you would be responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services (0-5 years), in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. You would also supervise staff and volunteers.

During this course you will learn to provide care and meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of infants and young children in various care settings.

As part of this qualification you will undertake ongoing work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned. You will work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them.

In most states this is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.

Gain these skills
  • Ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry
  • Advanced skills in:
    • Care routines
    • Working with families
    • Observing and recording children's behaviour
    • Working with culturally diverse clients
    • Managing safety in the workplace
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy working with children and able to relate to them and their parents
  • Enthusiastic, tactful, patient and a sense of humor
  • Calm, alert, observant and active
  • Able to use judgment and initiative and work as part of a team
  • Good fitness level to be able to lift children and child care equipment

Course description

A fulfilling career helping children grow and develop

This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to manage the operation of a child care centre where you would be responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services (0-5 years), in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. You would also supervise staff and volunteers.

During this course you will learn to provide care and meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of infants and young children in various care settings.

As part of this qualification you will undertake ongoing work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned. You will work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them.

In most states this is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.

Gain these skills
  • Ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry
  • Advanced skills in:
    • Care routines
    • Working with families
    • Observing and recording children's behaviour
    • Working with culturally diverse clients
    • Managing safety in the workplace
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy working with children and able to relate to them and their parents
  • Enthusiastic, tactful, patient and a sense of humor
  • Calm, alert, observant and active
  • Able to use judgment and initiative and work as part of a team
  • Good fitness level to be able to lift children and child care equipment

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

Make a difference in childrens’ lives by learning how best to support their wellbeing, learning and development.

This course reflects the role of an educator who is responsible for the planning, implementing and management of programs in early childhood education and care services in accordance with legislative requirements and national quality standards. You will learn how to document, plan and evaluate children’s play, with a focus on inclusion, mentoring, management and working in a culturally diverse environment.

As part of this qualification, you will undertake a supervised 240 hours of work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.

Course description

Make a difference in childrens’ lives by learning how best to support their wellbeing, learning and development.

This course reflects the role of an educator who is responsible for the planning, implementing and management of programs in early childhood education and care services in accordance with legislative requirements and national quality standards. You will learn how to document, plan and evaluate children’s play, with a focus on inclusion, mentoring, management and working in a culturally diverse environment.

As part of this qualification, you will undertake a supervised 240 hours of work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
REACH for Training

This qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. In doing so, they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff. Job prospects in the Early Childhood Education and Care over the next five years is estimated to be greater than 50,000 job openings according to the Department of Education and Training – My Skills.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Ability to design and implement curriculum in early childhood education and care services.
  • Basic understanding of children’s development
  • Ability to identify and respond to behavioural issues
  • Basic understanding of the health and safety of supervising children
  • Basic understanding of providing holistic learning development experiences
  • Ability to provide emergency first aid response to children
  • Ability to implement an approved framework within the requirement of the Education and Care Services National Regulation and the National Quality Standards
  • Supervise volunteers or other staff in early childhood education and care services

Delivery locations: Face to Face delivery

Mandurah – 279 Pinjarra Rd, Mandurah

Course description

This qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. In doing so, they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff. Job prospects in the Early Childhood Education and Care over the next five years is estimated to be greater than 50,000 job openings according to the Department of Education and Training – My Skills.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Ability to design and implement curriculum in early childhood education and care services.
  • Basic understanding of children’s development
  • Ability to identify and respond to behavioural issues
  • Basic understanding of the health and safety of supervising children
  • Basic understanding of providing holistic learning development experiences
  • Ability to provide emergency first aid response to children
  • Ability to implement an approved framework within the requirement of the Education and Care Services National Regulation and the National Quality Standards
  • Supervise volunteers or other staff in early childhood education and care services

Delivery locations: Face to Face delivery

Mandurah – 279 Pinjarra Rd, Mandurah

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care covers educators in children's services (early childhood) who are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level educators have responsibility for supervision of other staff and volunteers. In most states it is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.

This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to lead a team in an Education and Care Service, provide care and meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of infants and young children in various care settings. You will learn about ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry. You'll also gain advanced skills in care routines, working with families, observing and recording children's behaviour, working with culturally diverse clients and managing safety in the workplace. You will work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them in various child care situations.

As part of this qualification you will undertake ongoing work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

Students are required to obtain a Working with Children Check before attending work placement.

Course description

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care covers educators in children's services (early childhood) who are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level educators have responsibility for supervision of other staff and volunteers. In most states it is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.

This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to lead a team in an Education and Care Service, provide care and meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of infants and young children in various care settings. You will learn about ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry. You'll also gain advanced skills in care routines, working with families, observing and recording children's behaviour, working with culturally diverse clients and managing safety in the workplace. You will work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them in various child care situations.

As part of this qualification you will undertake ongoing work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned.

Students are required to obtain a Working with Children Check before attending work placement.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

This childcare course is completed over 2 years commencing in Semester 1 each year. It is ideal for those persons with a passion for working with young children. There is a large emphasis on practical application of your skills. Work placements will be organised by the college in local early childhood enterprises. If you are already working in the industry, you may wish to enquire to study as a flexible student and complete assessments on work-based projects. Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is also available for people with substantive, recent industry experience in a licensed Early Childhood Education and Care setting.

This qualification is for educators in early childhood education and care services who are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in accordance with approvals, quality rating systems and duty of care requirements.

The training package does not specify any mandatory entry requirements into this course. However prospective students should note that a mandatory part of the course requires you to participate and complete a supervised work placement, in a suitable environment that provides the services in your selected area of
study. Before you commence work placement, you may be required to obtain a police clearance (approximately $72). Please check when you enquire as to whether a police clearance is required for your work placement.

It is strongly recommended you also consult with your doctor about having a flu vaccination.

Further information on work placement requirements can be obtained from the CHC Training Package Implementation Guide

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units
 
Unit Name Unit Type National ID Unit of Study
Research And Apply Evidence To Practice Elec CHCPOL003 AVB50
Meet Community Information Needs Elec CHCINM002 AVB93
Work With Diverse People Elec CHCDIV001 AVC09
Analyse And Present Research Information Elec BSBRES401 AUL69
Comply With Family Day Care Administration Requirements Elec CHCECE014 WG757
Build And Sustain An Innovative Work Environment Elec BSBINN502 AUK09
Develop Teams And Individuals Elec BSBLED401 AUL82
Reflect On And Improve Own Professional Practice Elec CHCPRP003 AVB48
Develop And Implement Policy Elec CHCPOL002 AVB51
Lead The Work Team Elec CHCMGT003 AVB74
Work Legally And Ethically Core CHCLEG001 AVB82
Promote Aboriginal And/Or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Safety Core CHCDIV002 AVC08
Provide An Emergency First Aid Response In An Education And Care Setting Core HLTAID004 WG733
Maintain Work Health And Safety Core HLTWHS003 WG740
Develop Cultural Competence Core CHCECE001 WG745
Ensure The Health And Safety Of Children Core CHCECE002 WG746
Provide Care For Children Core CHCECE003 WG747
Promote And Provide Healthy Food And Drinks Core CHCECE004 WG748
Provide Care For Babies And Toddlers Core CHCECE005 WG749
Develop Positive And Respectful Relationships With Children Core CHCECE007 WG751
Use An Approved Learning Framework To Guide Practice Core CHCECE009 WG752
Establish And Maintain A Safe And Healthy Environment For Children Core CHCECE016 WG759
Foster The Holistic Development And Wellbeing Of The Child In Early Childhood Core CHCECE017 WG760
Nurture Creativity In Children Core CHCECE018 WG761
Facilitate Compliance In An Education And Care Service Core CHCECE019 WG762
Establish And Implement Plans For Developing Cooperative Behaviour Core CHCECE020 WG763
Implement Strategies For The Inclusion Of All Children Core CHCECE021 WG764
Promote Children's Agency Core CHCECE022 WG765
Analyse Information To Inform Learning Core CHCECE023 WG766
Design And Implement The Curriculum To Foster Children's Learning And Development Core CHCECE024 WG767
Embed Sustainable Practices In Service Operations Core CHCECE025 WG768
Work In Partnership With Families To Provide Appropriate Education And Care For Children Core CHCECE026 WG769
Identify And Respond To Children And Young People At Risk Core CHCPRT001 WG802

Course description

This childcare course is completed over 2 years commencing in Semester 1 each year. It is ideal for those persons with a passion for working with young children. There is a large emphasis on practical application of your skills. Work placements will be organised by the college in local early childhood enterprises. If you are already working in the industry, you may wish to enquire to study as a flexible student and complete assessments on work-based projects. Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is also available for people with substantive, recent industry experience in a licensed Early Childhood Education and Care setting.

This qualification is for educators in early childhood education and care services who are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in accordance with approvals, quality rating systems and duty of care requirements.

The training package does not specify any mandatory entry requirements into this course. However prospective students should note that a mandatory part of the course requires you to participate and complete a supervised work placement, in a suitable environment that provides the services in your selected area of
study. Before you commence work placement, you may be required to obtain a police clearance (approximately $72). Please check when you enquire as to whether a police clearance is required for your work placement.

It is strongly recommended you also consult with your doctor about having a flu vaccination.

Further information on work placement requirements can be obtained from the CHC Training Package Implementation Guide

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Units
 
Unit Name Unit Type National ID Unit of Study
Research And Apply Evidence To Practice Elec CHCPOL003 AVB50
Meet Community Information Needs Elec CHCINM002 AVB93
Work With Diverse People Elec CHCDIV001 AVC09
Analyse And Present Research Information Elec BSBRES401 AUL69
Comply With Family Day Care Administration Requirements Elec CHCECE014 WG757
Build And Sustain An Innovative Work Environment Elec BSBINN502 AUK09
Develop Teams And Individuals Elec BSBLED401 AUL82
Reflect On And Improve Own Professional Practice Elec CHCPRP003 AVB48
Develop And Implement Policy Elec CHCPOL002 AVB51
Lead The Work Team Elec CHCMGT003 AVB74
Work Legally And Ethically Core CHCLEG001 AVB82
Promote Aboriginal And/Or Torres Strait Islander Cultural Safety Core CHCDIV002 AVC08
Provide An Emergency First Aid Response In An Education And Care Setting Core HLTAID004 WG733
Maintain Work Health And Safety Core HLTWHS003 WG740
Develop Cultural Competence Core CHCECE001 WG745
Ensure The Health And Safety Of Children Core CHCECE002 WG746
Provide Care For Children Core CHCECE003 WG747
Promote And Provide Healthy Food And Drinks Core CHCECE004 WG748
Provide Care For Babies And Toddlers Core CHCECE005 WG749
Develop Positive And Respectful Relationships With Children Core CHCECE007 WG751
Use An Approved Learning Framework To Guide Practice Core CHCECE009 WG752
Establish And Maintain A Safe And Healthy Environment For Children Core CHCECE016 WG759
Foster The Holistic Development And Wellbeing Of The Child In Early Childhood Core CHCECE017 WG760
Nurture Creativity In Children Core CHCECE018 WG761
Facilitate Compliance In An Education And Care Service Core CHCECE019 WG762
Establish And Implement Plans For Developing Cooperative Behaviour Core CHCECE020 WG763
Implement Strategies For The Inclusion Of All Children Core CHCECE021 WG764
Promote Children's Agency Core CHCECE022 WG765
Analyse Information To Inform Learning Core CHCECE023 WG766
Design And Implement The Curriculum To Foster Children's Learning And Development Core CHCECE024 WG767
Embed Sustainable Practices In Service Operations Core CHCECE025 WG768
Work In Partnership With Families To Provide Appropriate Education And Care For Children Core CHCECE026 WG769
Identify And Respond To Children And Young People At Risk Core CHCPRT001 WG802

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Stanley College

In this course you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to provide exceptional care and to meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of children aged from 0 to 5. You will learn to work with culturally diverse children and implement plans in accordance with Australian licensing, accreditation and regulation, and duty of care. You will gain the competencies to supervise staff and volunteers.

This training is delivered face-to-face, over a period of 28 weeks (intensive course) to students who graduated with a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, or over a period of 55 weeks for students who do not hold a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. This course includes mandatory work-based training which is organised by Stanley College.

Delivery location: Mirrabooka Campus at 9 Chesterfield Road, Mirrabooka

Stanley College offers you a range of support services such as crèche (at Mirrabooka Campus only), Job find and Student Support for your wellbeing as well as Trainer Support for your academic progress. We also help you find a job after the course!

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT).

You might be eligible for funding; please contact us at 9227 1797 to find out more about this course.

Course description

In this course you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to provide exceptional care and to meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of children aged from 0 to 5. You will learn to work with culturally diverse children and implement plans in accordance with Australian licensing, accreditation and regulation, and duty of care. You will gain the competencies to supervise staff and volunteers.

This training is delivered face-to-face, over a period of 28 weeks (intensive course) to students who graduated with a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, or over a period of 55 weeks for students who do not hold a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. This course includes mandatory work-based training which is organised by Stanley College.

Delivery location: Mirrabooka Campus at 9 Chesterfield Road, Mirrabooka

Stanley College offers you a range of support services such as crèche (at Mirrabooka Campus only), Job find and Student Support for your wellbeing as well as Trainer Support for your academic progress. We also help you find a job after the course!

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT).

You might be eligible for funding; please contact us at 9227 1797 to find out more about this course.

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Sterling Business College

This one year advanced qualification trains you to work as qualified staff within Early Childhood Education and Care, and possibly to progress into management positions, with experience. A balance of theoretical and practical skills allows you to address issues facing families and children within society. You will supplement the theory provided by our trainers with an ongoing practical work placement. Overall, the training prepares you for a dynamic and rewarding career working as qualified staff in a range of centre based care settings.

PIT and jobseekers.

Delivery location: 65 Newcastle St Perth WA 6000

Course description

This one year advanced qualification trains you to work as qualified staff within Early Childhood Education and Care, and possibly to progress into management positions, with experience. A balance of theoretical and practical skills allows you to address issues facing families and children within society. You will supplement the theory provided by our trainers with an ongoing practical work placement. Overall, the training prepares you for a dynamic and rewarding career working as qualified staff in a range of centre based care settings.

PIT and jobseekers.

Delivery location: 65 Newcastle St Perth WA 6000

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West Australian Institute of Further Studies

If you have a passion for educating and guiding the youth of our generation, a strong determination and an unwavering patience then look no further! Our Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care focuses on teaching our students a range of effective learning theories that assist with aiding a child’s development and help our students to easily adapt to new environments. This is perfect for you if you are looking to work in a more managerial based role within a childcare centre.

Delivery location: On-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

Course description

If you have a passion for educating and guiding the youth of our generation, a strong determination and an unwavering patience then look no further! Our Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care focuses on teaching our students a range of effective learning theories that assist with aiding a child’s development and help our students to easily adapt to new environments. This is perfect for you if you are looking to work in a more managerial based role within a childcare centre.

Delivery location: On-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

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