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.
Minimum of 240 hours that we can help you organise (working hours can be logged as placement hours for workplace students)
Classroom based, Workplace, Blended
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!
|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.
|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|