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Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care


Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care


Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification provides the training and qualification to people who wish to work with or are currently working with children. This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. There are 18 units of study to complete (15 core or 3 electives).

Q. How long is the course?

A. The duration of the course is 6 - 9 Months, inclusive of 120 hours Work Placement as required under the national standards.

Q. How do I study?

A. This course can be studied online, blended or Face to Face

Q. What do I need to bring with me?

A. Identification

  • Note
  • Pad
  • Pen

Q. When does the next course start?

A. We have new group starting every month.

Q. How do I book my place?

A. Simply contact us and book a place on one of our Information and Enrolment dates.

Course fees

- $1200 with concession (payment plans available)conditions apply

- $1900 with no concession (payment plans available) conditions apply

Contact Form

Example : 049 - 008 - 6478 OR 086 - 261 - 3254

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Course description

This course develops the knowledge and skills required to work as an 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.

Course delivery

Learners are provided with an induction to the course to outline the learning and assessment processes, support services and other relevant information. A blended delivery mode is employed including Workplace and Face to face training.

The course includes a work placement component. Learners must have access to a regulated education and care service facility that provides early education and care services to School aged and pre-school children. Learners must be able to fulfil the work placement requirements of the course in a regulated education and care service facility. Work placement requirements will be discussed with all Learners’ pre enrolment. .

The following techniques are employed during face-to-face delivery depending on the subject matter: power point presentations, individual tasks, case studies, research, role plays, practical demonstrations and group work. The context of the simulated workplace environment will be incorporated into delivery methodologies and learners complete tasks to appropriate workplace standards. During non-contact time Learners will be provided with text books to develop knowledge and understanding. This includes a mixture of theoretical information and tasks. Text books include sufficient information for the learners to learn the topic, undertake practice activities and complete tasks. Learners will be supported by their trainers outside of class contact time. During workplace delivery and/ or work placement Learners practice applying the relevant knowledge and skills in the workplace when completing job/ role activities. Learners develop their knowledge and skills through performing workplace tasks that relate to the relevant units of competency and also complete learning activities in their own time.

Learners are provided guidance, instruction and feedback by workplace supervisors on their competency in performing workplace tasks. Trainers liaise with workplace supervisors to ascertain levels of competence where appropriate. Trainers will, also arrange visits to the workplace to provide instruction, support and for assessment purposes. Learners will be provided opportunities for formative assessment during delivery. Trainers provide feedback to Learners on areas for improvements to facilitate the development of appropriate knowledge and skills and prepare them for summative assessment.

Assessment

Some units of competency have common content so we therefore adopt a ‘clustered’ approach to assessment where units may be assessed in conjunction with others using the one assessment tool. Six units of competency require the student to complete a minimum number of hours in the client’s workplace or placement organisation. Assessment methods include a combination of written tests, projects, reports and practical demonstration of skills. Client’s competency against the unit of competency specifications are assessed throughout the course. Learners are provided with opportunities for reassessment if they fail to demonstrate competency during assessment tasks. Learners will be informed of assessment processes and methodologies preenrolment and at orientation. Assessors will provide copies of the assessment tasks in accordance with the assessment schedule and discuss the assessment requirements with each client prior to them attempting each task.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Learners must have access to a relevant workplace/ placement organisation with all the required elements to facilitate learning and assessment activities. Learners must demonstrate appropriate language, literacy and numeracy skills to gain access in this course.

Pathway Information

On successful completion of this course Learners may progress onto courses in the following areas: Advanced Diploma qualification within the Community Services Training Package or Bachelor studies in early childhood education and care.

Employment Pathway

This qualification may provide entry into employment in the following or related roles:

Authorised supervisor (children's services) Children's services coordinator
Centre manager (children's services) Child development worker
Group/team coordinator/leader (children's services) Program leader (children's services)
Children's adviser
Early childhood educator

Academic Pathway:

On successful completion of this course clients may progress onto courses in the following areas: Advanced Diploma qualification within the Community Services Training Package or a year exemption of Bachelor studies in early childhood education and care in the following Universities – University of Western Sydney, Australia Catholic University and Charles Sturt University.

Qualification

On successful completion of this course, Learners will receive a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. A Statement of attainment will be provided to Learners to indicate the units they have successfully completed if they do not successfully complete all units in the course.

Contact Form

Example : 049 - 008 - 6478 OR 086 - 261 - 3254

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