CRICOS Course Code 080764D Delivery Mode - Face to Face (include 1/3 Online component)
- Industry work placement
Course Duration 39 Weeks
18 Weeks Tuition Delivery
180 Hours Work Placement
Material Fee $300.00
(includes text books, arts and crafts, T-shirt and materials)
Non-Refundable Enrolment Fee $200.00 Tuition $7,500.00
Duration 8 to 9 Months Delivery Mode - Online via Learning Management System (MOODLE)
- Industry Workplacement
Total Fee* $2,450.00 (Upfront) or $2,950.00 (Payment Plan)
* Online fee is inclusive of enrolment and materials fee
Students are required to complete all of the following units:
Unit Code Unit Title Core/Elective HLTWHS001 Participate in work health and safety C CHCECE002 Ensure the health and safety of children C CHCECE004 Promote and provide healthy food and drinks C CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically C CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk C CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence C CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety C CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people E CHCECE013 Use information about children to inform practice C CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice C CHCECE011 Provide experiences to support childrens play and learning C CHCECE007 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children C CHCECE003 Provide care for children C CHCECE005 Provide care for babies and toddlers C CHCECE010 Support the holistic development of children in early childhood C CHCECE025 Embed sustainable practices in service operations E CHCECE026 Workin partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children E HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting C
Students wishing to apply for course credit must refer to Student Handbook
On successful completion of the course, students will receive Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification.Graduates from this course will be able to perform the duties of Early Childhood Educator.
Employment pathways are available to students who complete this qualification in:
- Early childhood educator
- Face to Face classes will be conducted at Level 4, 11-15 Deane Street, Burwood
- Learning Resources are available on Learning Management System (Moodle)
- Students will be given access to Moodle
The following learning support will be available to learners:
- Access to well qualified and experienced trainers from multicultural backgrounds.
- Additional support for students with language barriers from the ELICOS arm of SSBT.
The following processes will be applied for students considered to be ”at risk”:
Please refer to the ‘Course Progress and Attendance Monitoring Policy’
Evidence gathering technique used for this course:
- Direct observation, role-plays written/verbal questioning, interviews and self-evaluations, case studies, projects, assignments are used to assess required knowledge and skills
- Structured Activities (Simulation exercises/role-plays, Projects, Presentations, Activity sheets)
- Third Party Feedback (Reports from employers/supervisors, Evidence of training, Authenticated prior achievements, Interviews with employers, supervisors or peers)
All students enrolled in this course must undertake 180 hours work placement in an accredited early childhood education and care service. Work placement must be completed successfully in order to gain this qualification.
All students must satisfy the Working with Children Check (WWCC) requirements prior to starting their work placement.
The further study pathways available to learners who undertake this qualification include:
- Learning pathway to CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education andCare which would support career progression
- All students entering this course must have completed Year 10 or equivalent qualification. Students with no formal qualifications are required to successfully complete the LLN test and meet with the Training Manager to be admitted.
- Overseas students must demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
- Overseas students can only enrol face to face 20 hours per week. Student must possess & bring their own laptop/notebook to class fully charged.
- Online students must possess their own laptop/notebook and have access to internet
Note: this information should be provided to a person seeking to enrol in a course, in conjunction with the information in the Student Handbook provided on this website.