Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

National ID: CHC50113
State ID: J594
Qualification level: Diploma

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Australia-International Institute of Workplace Training (AIWT)

This qualification is for those wanting to take on higher levels of responsibility and leadership in an early childhood setting. You will learn how to design and implement the curriculum in children’s learning and development, and acquire the skills you need to foster the holistic development and well-being of children.

Fast track - 26 weeks course (PIT) OR

Standard 52 weeks course (PIT & Traineeship)

Mode of delivery: face-to-face and ZOOM

Delivery location: West Perth

Course description

This qualification is for those wanting to take on higher levels of responsibility and leadership in an early childhood setting. You will learn how to design and implement the curriculum in children’s learning and development, and acquire the skills you need to foster the holistic development and well-being of children.

Fast track - 26 weeks course (PIT) OR

Standard 52 weeks course (PIT & Traineeship)

Mode of delivery: face-to-face and ZOOM

Delivery location: West Perth

Campus locations

Course page link
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/

 

 

 

 

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
Australian Higher Education Academy

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.

The Academy provides training for this qualification under the Government’s Priority Industries Training Programme and Traineeships. Fees payable depend on various classifications.

Delivery mode: Face to Face classes only if not employed in Child Care. Traineeship delivery if employed in Early Childhood Education and Care

Delivery location: 200 Wellington Street, East Perth WA  6004 

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.

The Academy provides training for this qualification under the Government’s Priority Industries Training Programme and Traineeships. Fees payable depend on various classifications.

Delivery mode: Face to Face classes only if not employed in Child Care. Traineeship delivery if employed in Early Childhood Education and Care

Delivery location: 200 Wellington Street, East Perth WA  6004 

Campus locations

Course page link
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
Fremantle Education Centre Inc

Participation Work Readiness Program for Unemployed participants looking to gain skills to work within a registered childcare centre. This industry currently requires employees to either hold a Certificate III in ECEC or to be studying towards it. Upon completion of the Certificate III participants may gain employment or go into further studies such as a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care or other qualifications within the Community Services Sector at Diploma level. Work placement with a range of Childcare Centres will be part of the program and is set at different stages throughout the program to further develop skills and knowledge of the requirements within registered childcare centres.

Delivery mode: Face to Face; Delivery location: Fremantle

Traineeship – This program provides on the job training for registered trainees studying ECEC within their centres whilst working. Lecturers will set up with both the Trainee and the Employer and come out to participant’s centres to complete training with participants at regular times and the offer to attend further training is also available. Where Trainees are located outside the metropolitan area our Lecturers will travel to complete this training on dates suitable to both the trainee and the employer.

Delivery Mode: On the Job; Delivery Location: Statewide

Course description

Participation Work Readiness Program for Unemployed participants looking to gain skills to work within a registered childcare centre. This industry currently requires employees to either hold a Certificate III in ECEC or to be studying towards it. Upon completion of the Certificate III participants may gain employment or go into further studies such as a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care or other qualifications within the Community Services Sector at Diploma level. Work placement with a range of Childcare Centres will be part of the program and is set at different stages throughout the program to further develop skills and knowledge of the requirements within registered childcare centres.

Delivery mode: Face to Face; Delivery location: Fremantle

Traineeship – This program provides on the job training for registered trainees studying ECEC within their centres whilst working. Lecturers will set up with both the Trainee and the Employer and come out to participant’s centres to complete training with participants at regular times and the offer to attend further training is also available. Where Trainees are located outside the metropolitan area our Lecturers will travel to complete this training on dates suitable to both the trainee and the employer.

Delivery Mode: On the Job; Delivery Location: Statewide

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
Gold Star Child Care Training

About This Provider

Gold Star Child Care Training is an industry focused RTO with over 15 years’ experience in educating Educators. We pride ourselves on providing a full-service experience to support you through your training journey.

Our Training processes ensure your Theory and Practical work being completed at the same time, with our professional and personal support, assists in positive understanding and outcomes for both the Student and their Employer.

Enrol with us and enjoy the experience of being part of the Gold Star family.

We look forward to working with you.

Overview

This qualification, delivered as a Traineeship, 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.

This qualification is made up of 28 units (23 core and 5 electives) which reflect the needs of industry.

This qualification can be provided through a Traineeship. Students may also be eligible for RPL entry.

Training is delivered on site at a nominated registered child care service. Site visits for support, are conducted monthly and can also be scheduled more frequently to suit the needs of the learner.

Course description

About This Provider

Gold Star Child Care Training is an industry focused RTO with over 15 years’ experience in educating Educators. We pride ourselves on providing a full-service experience to support you through your training journey.

Our Training processes ensure your Theory and Practical work being completed at the same time, with our professional and personal support, assists in positive understanding and outcomes for both the Student and their Employer.

Enrol with us and enjoy the experience of being part of the Gold Star family.

We look forward to working with you.

Overview

This qualification, delivered as a Traineeship, 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.

This qualification is made up of 28 units (23 core and 5 electives) which reflect the needs of industry.

This qualification can be provided through a Traineeship. Students may also be eligible for RPL entry.

Training is delivered on site at a nominated registered child care service. Site visits for support, are conducted monthly and can also be scheduled more frequently to suit the needs of the learner.

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
Insight Training Group Australia Pty Ltd

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood and education services. In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Service National Regulations and National Quality Standard. This role will also require the supervision of other staff and/or volunteers.

The Diploma can also provide a pathway into University Degree programs in Early Childhood Education.

This qualification is delivered as a traineeship on the job and flexible in your work environment.

Call us today on 1300 046 744 to find out more

Course description

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood and education services. In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Service National Regulations and National Quality Standard. This role will also require the supervision of other staff and/or volunteers.

The Diploma can also provide a pathway into University Degree programs in Early Childhood Education.

This qualification is delivered as a traineeship on the job and flexible in your work environment.

Call us today on 1300 046 744 to find out more

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
JSW Training & Community Services

This popular qualification through a traineeship with JSW 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.

You may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Possible job titles include:

  • Children's Service Area Manager, Director, or Centre Manager
  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Support Worker
  • Teacher's Aide
  • Home Tutor

Mode of delivery: face-to-face in the workplace

Delivery location: South West

Course description

This popular qualification through a traineeship with JSW 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.

You may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Possible job titles include:

  • Children's Service Area Manager, Director, or Centre Manager
  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Support Worker
  • Teacher's Aide
  • Home Tutor

Mode of delivery: face-to-face in the workplace

Delivery location: South West

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)

Mode of delivery: Blended Face to face & Virtual Classroom

 

 

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)

Mode of delivery: Blended Face to face & Virtual Classroom

 

 

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
National Institute of 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.

Program includes 240 hours of work placement.

Mode of delivery: Face to face

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.

Program includes 240 hours of work placement.

Mode of delivery: Face to face

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
Stanley College

This qualification is part of the Lower Fees, Local Skills program where you'll pay only half of the standard course fees.

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/volunteers.

32 Weeks (no holidays)
For students who have complete the CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. Including work-based training of 7 weeks (266 hours).

52 Weeks (no holidays)
Including work-based training of 11 weeks (418 hours).

Stanley College offers you a range of support services such as English Language and Study Assistance programs, the Employment Liaison Team, the Student Support Team for your well-being and Trainer Support for your academic progress.

During work-based training, you will be able to practice your skills and knowledge in real workplace settings. This will assist you to be Job-Ready at graduation. Stanley College has entered into work-based training agreements with a number of employers.

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT) program and Participation Work Readiness (WR) program.  You might be eligible for funding; please contact us at 6371 9999 to find out more about this course or select the ‘Find out more button’ to visit our website.

Delivery mode: Face-to-face classroom-based learning, Work-based training, and Simulated work experience (in the Stanley College Crèche)

 

Course description

This qualification is part of the Lower Fees, Local Skills program where you'll pay only half of the standard course fees.

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/volunteers.

32 Weeks (no holidays)
For students who have complete the CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. Including work-based training of 7 weeks (266 hours).

52 Weeks (no holidays)
Including work-based training of 11 weeks (418 hours).

Stanley College offers you a range of support services such as English Language and Study Assistance programs, the Employment Liaison Team, the Student Support Team for your well-being and Trainer Support for your academic progress.

During work-based training, you will be able to practice your skills and knowledge in real workplace settings. This will assist you to be Job-Ready at graduation. Stanley College has entered into work-based training agreements with a number of employers.

Funding is available under Jobs and Skills WA Priority Industry Training (PIT) program and Participation Work Readiness (WR) program.  You might be eligible for funding; please contact us at 6371 9999 to find out more about this course or select the ‘Find out more button’ to visit our website.

Delivery mode: Face-to-face classroom-based learning, Work-based training, and Simulated work experience (in the Stanley College Crèche)

 

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
Sterling Business College

PIT

This advanced course is the next step in professional development for anyone seeking a fulfilling career in the early education and care industry.  Typically, those undertaking this course are seeking employment as a:

  • Group Leader in an Early Learning Centre
  • Child Development Worker
  • Children’s Services Manager
  • Centre Coordinator/Supervisor
  • Centre Director/Manager

A balance of theoretical and practical skills allows you to address issues facing families and children within society. You will supplement the training provided by our trainers with an ongoing practical work placement. Overall, the training prepares you for a rewarding career working as qualified staff in a range of centre based care settings with children aged from birth to five years old.

Delivery location: Perth

Delivery mode: Face to face/work placement

Course description

PIT

This advanced course is the next step in professional development for anyone seeking a fulfilling career in the early education and care industry.  Typically, those undertaking this course are seeking employment as a:

  • Group Leader in an Early Learning Centre
  • Child Development Worker
  • Children’s Services Manager
  • Centre Coordinator/Supervisor
  • Centre Director/Manager

A balance of theoretical and practical skills allows you to address issues facing families and children within society. You will supplement the training provided by our trainers with an ongoing practical work placement. Overall, the training prepares you for a rewarding career working as qualified staff in a range of centre based care settings with children aged from birth to five years old.

Delivery location: Perth

Delivery mode: Face to face/work placement

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
Training Unlimited

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. This course has been developed as a flow on course from the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification. Student who undertake this course would have already completed a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. They would gain Credit transfer for the cross over units.

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. This course has been developed as a flow on course from the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification. Student who undertake this course would have already completed a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. They would gain Credit transfer for the cross over units.

Campus locations

Course page link
Private
West Australian Institute of Further Studies

This qualification will suit you if you are, or wish to become a qualified educator in children’s services – responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level, qualified educators have responsibility for the supervision of other staff members and volunteers. In most states it is the highest qualification required for director or service manager level in children’s service centre-based care.

The completion of this course may lead you to jobs such as:

  • Authorised Supervisor (children’s services)
  • Child Care Worker
  • Child Development worker
  • Children’s Services Coordinator
  • Director (Children’s Services)
  • Centre Manager (Children’s Services)
  • Children’s Service Director/Manager

Program: TS

Training Location: Level 1, 160 Central Arcade, 811 Hay Street, Perth, WA, 6000 or on-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

Course description

This qualification will suit you if you are, or wish to become a qualified educator in children’s services – responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level, qualified educators have responsibility for the supervision of other staff members and volunteers. In most states it is the highest qualification required for director or service manager level in children’s service centre-based care.

The completion of this course may lead you to jobs such as:

  • Authorised Supervisor (children’s services)
  • Child Care Worker
  • Child Development worker
  • Children’s Services Coordinator
  • Director (Children’s Services)
  • Centre Manager (Children’s Services)
  • Children’s Service Director/Manager

Program: TS

Training Location: Level 1, 160 Central Arcade, 811 Hay Street, Perth, WA, 6000 or on-site for students with employers and other locations throughout WA based on demand.

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
Central Regional TAFE

<h3>A fulfilling career helping children grow and develop.</h3>
<p>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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p>You will gain skills in:</p>
<ul>
<li>Ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry</li>
<li>Advanced skills in:
<ul>
<li>Care routines</li>
<li>Working with families</li>
<li>Observing and recording children's behaviour</li>
<li>Working with culturally diverse clients</li>
<li>Managing safety in the workplace.</li>
</ul>
</li>
</ul>
<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Course description

<h3>A fulfilling career helping children grow and develop.</h3>
<p>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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p>You will gain skills in:</p>
<ul>
<li>Ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry</li>
<li>Advanced skills in:
<ul>
<li>Care routines</li>
<li>Working with families</li>
<li>Observing and recording children's behaviour</li>
<li>Working with culturally diverse clients</li>
<li>Managing safety in the workplace.</li>
</ul>
</li>
</ul>
<h4>Half price fees apply!</h4>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>A fulfilling career helping children grow and develop</h3>
<p>This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to <strong>manage the operation of a child care centre</strong> 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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p>As part of this qualification you will undertake <strong>ongoing work placement</strong> 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.</p>
<p>In most states this is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.</p>
<p> </p>

Course description

<h3>A fulfilling career helping children grow and develop</h3>
<p>This diploma will provide you with the skills and knowledge to <strong>manage the operation of a child care centre</strong> 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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p>As part of this qualification you will undertake <strong>ongoing work placement</strong> 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.</p>
<p>In most states this is the highest qualification required at director or service manager level for children's service centre based care and education.</p>
<p> </p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

<h3>Help shape the future of our young people.</h3>
<p>Make a difference in childrens’ lives by learning how best to support their wellbeing, learning and development.</p>
<p>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. Participants 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.</p>
<p>As part of this qualification, participants will undertake  240 hours of supervised work placement where they will be able to apply the skills and knowledge learned throughout the course. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.</p>
<p>Upon completion of the Diploma, participants will become qualified to supervise other staff and volunteers. Participants will be equipped with the necessary skills to plan, implement and manage programs in early childhood services (0-12 years) in accordance with licensing, quality assurance and duty of care requirements.</p>
<p>This course is available at other campus locations upon request.</p>

Course description

<h3>Help shape the future of our young people.</h3>
<p>Make a difference in childrens’ lives by learning how best to support their wellbeing, learning and development.</p>
<p>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. Participants 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.</p>
<p>As part of this qualification, participants will undertake  240 hours of supervised work placement where they will be able to apply the skills and knowledge learned throughout the course. A federal police clearance and Working with Children Check are required prior to placement.</p>
<p>Upon completion of the Diploma, participants will become qualified to supervise other staff and volunteers. Participants will be equipped with the necessary skills to plan, implement and manage programs in early childhood services (0-12 years) in accordance with licensing, quality assurance and duty of care requirements.</p>
<p>This course is available at other campus locations upon request.</p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<p>The <strong>Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care</strong> covers <strong>educators in children's services (early childhood) </strong>who are responsible for planning, implementing and <strong>managing program</strong>s in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level educators have responsibility for <strong>supervision of other staff</strong> and volunteers. In most states it is the <strong>highest qualification</strong> required at <strong>director or service manager</strong> level for children's service centre based care and education.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills</h4>
<ul>
<li><strong>lead a team in an Education and Care Service</strong>,</li>
<li>provide care and meet the social, emotional, physical and educational <strong>needs of infants and young children</strong> in various care settings</li>
<li>ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry</li>
<li><strong>advanced skills in care routines</strong></li>
<li>working with families </li>
<li>observing and recording children's behaviour</li>
<li>working with culturally diverse clients</li>
<li>managing safety in the workplace</li>
<li>work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures</li>
<li>provide care and support for children in various child care situations</li>
</ul>
<p>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.</p>
<p>Students are required to obtain a <strong>Working with Children Check</strong> before attending work placement.</p>
<div class="align-left">

<div class="field field--name-field-media-image-7 field--type-image field--label-visually_hidden">
<div class="field__label visually-hidden">Image</div>
<div class="field__item-icon field__item"><img src="data:image/png;base64,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" width="100" height="36" /></div>
</div>

</div>
<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee) </em>if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.<br />
   </p>

Course description

<p>The <strong>Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care</strong> covers <strong>educators in children's services (early childhood) </strong>who are responsible for planning, implementing and <strong>managing program</strong>s in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. At this level educators have responsibility for <strong>supervision of other staff</strong> and volunteers. In most states it is the <strong>highest qualification</strong> required at <strong>director or service manager</strong> level for children's service centre based care and education.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills</h4>
<ul>
<li><strong>lead a team in an Education and Care Service</strong>,</li>
<li>provide care and meet the social, emotional, physical and educational <strong>needs of infants and young children</strong> in various care settings</li>
<li>ethical work practices and legal requirements of the industry</li>
<li><strong>advanced skills in care routines</strong></li>
<li>working with families </li>
<li>observing and recording children's behaviour</li>
<li>working with culturally diverse clients</li>
<li>managing safety in the workplace</li>
<li>work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures</li>
<li>provide care and support for children in various child care situations</li>
</ul>
<p>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.</p>
<p>Students are required to obtain a <strong>Working with Children Check</strong> before attending work placement.</p>
<div class="align-left">

<div class="field field--name-field-media-image-7 field--type-image field--label-visually_hidden">
<div class="field__label visually-hidden">Image</div>
<div class="field__item-icon field__item"><img src="data:image/png;base64,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" width="100" height="36" /></div>
</div>

</div>
<p>This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government <strong><em>Lower fees, local skills</em></strong> initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 <em>(plus resource fee) </em>if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. <strong><a href="/getSkillsReady">Find out more</a></strong>.<br />
   </p>

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
South Regional TAFE

<p>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.</p>
<p>This course 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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

Course description

<p>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.</p>
<p>This course 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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
<p><strong>Study modes and durations differ depending on your local campus. Please check with your local campus for more information.</strong></p>

Campus locations

Course page link