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CHC30113 Cert III in Early Childhood Education and Care

DESCRIPTION

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is the entry level qualification for anyone who wants to work in child care.

This qualification covers the fundamentals of early childhood development, education and care. Upon completion of the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care you will have the skills, knowledge and experience to plan activities to promote children’s learning through play. These experiences will enable children to develop into confident and competent learners during their time spent at their Early Learning Centre. As a result AET’s Early Childhood course, you will be ready to commence a career as an Early Childhood Educator, a Family Day Care Educator or Nanny.

Nationally Recognised

Yes

Practical Placement

Minimum of 120 hours that we can help you organise (working hours can be logged as placement hours for workplace students)

Delivery Mode

Classroom based, Workplace, Blended

Course Duration

12 Months

Career Opportunities

  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Early Childhood Director
  • Family Day Care Provider
  • Nanny

Funding Eligibility

Victorian residents who undertake training may be eligible for Commonwealth and Victorian Government Funding (Skills First previously known as Victorian Training Guarantee). Use our easy Eligibility Checker to find out if you’re eligible for Victorian Government Funding. Funded places are limited in 2018, so be sure to make a timely application!

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Fees Schedule


Qualification Code and Name Maximum Payable Hours Scheduled Hours Subsidy Rate Government Contributions Enrolment Fee(Non -Refundable) Skills First Program Tuition Fee Skills First Program Concession Tuition Fee
CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 888 848 $7.00 $5936 $50 $90 $18

Please be aware that if your course is being subsidised by the Victorian Government under the Skills First Program that enrolling in the above course may affect your future training options and eligibility for further government subsidised training under the Skills First Program.

For more information on government subsidised training use the following link: http://www.education.vic.gov.au/skillsfirst/Pages/default.aspx

The tuition fees are indicative and may be varied subject to individual circumstances on enrolment.

UNITS

Unit Code Unit Name
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
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
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
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 workplace health and safety
CHCECE012 Support children to connect with their world
CHCECE014 Comply with family day care administration requirements
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development