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OVERVIEW:

Next Intake Start Date: 2 February 2018.

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care runs for 20 weeks fulltime, including practical placement in a child care centre. Essential knowledge and skills will be assessed through written work, simulated exercises, workshops and industry placement.

In addition to training, students from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds will be able to receive language support (if required) to enable them to work through their notes and prepare for assessment.

ACCREDITATION:

This course is nationally recognised.

POTENTIAL JOB:

  • Nanny,
  • Assistant in a Childcare Centre,
  • Playgroup Supervisor,
  • Family Day Care Worker, or
  • Mobile Assistant.

PATHWAYS:

Students aspiring to continue with further study can upgrade to the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.

PREREQUISITE REQUIREMENTS:

Basic English language, literacy & numeracy skills.

LEARNING MODES:

Full-time on campus classes and mandatory industry placement (minimum 120 hours).

COURSE DURATION: 

20 weeks

UNIT OF COMPETENCY (15 COMPULSORY UNITS and 3 ELECTIVES)

 Unit Code  Unit Title
 CHCLEG001  Work legally and ethically
 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
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 work health and safety
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCECE012 Support children to connect with their world
FSKLRG06 Participate in work placement

 

COURSE FEES:

Payment Option 1: Certificate 3 Guarantee Program funded by the Queensland Government, with student contribution fee payable.  Please click here for more information.

Payment Option 2: Skilling Queenslanders for Work (in partnership with Multicultural Community Centre).  Please click here for more information. Subject to availability.

Payment Option 3: $3,500.00 Self-Funded

 

Please Contact Us to apply.

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