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CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

DESCRIPTION

The CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a highly sought after qualification within the childcare industry.

Upon completion, graduates will have the skills and knowledge to become a lead educator in the delivery of early childhood education programs for children in centre based and family day care. This qualification will also develop student’s 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, Virtual/Blended

Estimated Course Duration

72 Weeks

Location

Various locations across Qld

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course, however students are required to undertake the Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment and Pre -Training Review. This will assist to determine candidate’s suitability and relevance for the course and identification of any support required.
Working with Children Check required before undertaking Work Placement.

Career Opportunities

Some universities offer degree programs in a related field of study where students may be eligible for some credit for completing the CHC62015 - Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to undertake job roles such as:

Funding Eligibility

This Course is subsidised under the 2021-2022 Queensland VET Investment Plan administered by the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT).

To be eligible to enrol in the Higher Level Skills Program, prospective participants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

Check My Eligibility

(In addition to the standard eligibility requirements, specific restrictions and/or exemptions may apply to participation in certain subsidised qualifications. Any additional eligibility requirements will be based on industry advice or requirements under the relevant national training package and will be detailed in the Queensland Training Subsidies List.)

Co-Contribution Fees (Higher Level Skills Program)

QUALIFICATION CODE AND NAME NON – CONCESSIONAL STUDENTS CONCESSIONAL STUDENTS
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care $2.00 PER UNIT,
$56.00 TOTAL
$1.00 PER UNIT,
$28.00 TOTAL

Co-contribution Fee represents the total non-government subsidised portion of essential training costs for the participant to undertake the qualification. This fee includes total cost to the student to enrol, undertake training and be awarded the qualification.

UNITS

This course has 28 units of competency:

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting Core
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk Core
CHCECE005 Provide care for babies and toddlers Core
CHCECE003 Provide care for children Core
CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence Core
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety Core
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically Core
CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice Core
CHCECE002 Ensure the health and safety of children Core
CHCECE004 Promote and provide healthy food and drinks Core
CHCECE007 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children Core
HLTWHS003 Maintain workplace health and safety Core
CHCECE016 Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children Core
CHCECE017 Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood Core
CHCECE018 Nurture creativity in children Core
CHCECE019 Facilitate compliance in an education and care service Core
CHCECE025 Embed sustainable practices in service operations Core
CHCECE020 Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour Core
CHCECE022 Promote children's agency Core
CHCECE021 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children Core
CHCECE026 Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children Core
CHCECE023 Analyse information to inform learning Core
CHCECE024 Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development Core
CHCECE014 Comply with family day care administration requirements Elective
CHCPOL002 Develop and implement policy Elective
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice Elective
BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals Elective
BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment Elective