CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
This qualification reflects the role of 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.
This course is delivered face-to-face with 240 hours of work placement required throughout.
Courses are offered during the day or as night classes.
Cairns and surrounding regions.
*Courses are subject to availability.
COURSE FEES & FUNDING
Full course fees are determined through our Schedule of Fees.
Co-contribution fees starting from $6.75 per subject for concessional participants or $13.50 per subject for non-concessional participants.
*Students may be eligible for funded placements. To find out more about funding available contact us.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL)
If you are currently working in the industry you may be eligible for recognition of prior learning (RPL). Please contact us for further information.
Employment pathways from this qualification can include Early Childhood Educator, Team Leader, Educational Leader, Director/Manager, Outside School Children’s Education or Care Coordinator.
To find out more about possible funding available or eligibility for funding please contact us on 07 4041 0407.
UNITS OF COMPETENCY
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
CHCMGT003 Lead the work team
BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals
CHCPOL002 Develop and implement policy
BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice