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CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

DESCRIPTION

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a highly sought after qualification within the child care industry.

Upon completion, graduates will have the skills and knowledge to become a lead educator in delivery of Early Childhood education programs for children in centre based and family day care. This qualification will also develop your ability to lead and mentor other staff in their early childhood education careers. The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care includes some management competencies designed to equip graduates with the knowledge to meet the daily challenges of working within the Early Childhood industry.

Nationally Recognised

Yes

Practical Placement

Minimum of 240 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

16 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
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care 1998 1988 $6.00 $11928 $50 $140 $140

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
CHCECE016 Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE017 Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
CHCECE018 Nurture creativity in children
CHCECE019 Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
CHCECE020 Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
CHCECE021 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
CHCECE022 Promote children’s agency
CHCECE023 Analyse information to inform learning
CHCECE024 Design and implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development
CHCECE025 Embed sustainable practices in service operations
CHCECE026 Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
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
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
CHCPOL002 Develop and implement policy
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment
BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals
CHCECE014 Comply with family day care administration requirements