CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

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Course description

A Diploma of Early Childhood Education & Care will suit students desiring careers as early childhood educators responsible for designing and implementing curriculum. They work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. Students will learn how to work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children, nurture creativity in children as well as implement strategies for the inclusion of all children.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

18 months

Online or Distance

On-campus

Work placement

Students will need to complete work placement supervised by qualified staff. Students will attain real-world understandings of the expectations and skills required to work in this field to prepare you for the workforce.

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Administration and Management

Planning and coordination of people and resources.

Customer and Personal Service

Such as understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

Problem Sensitivity

Notice when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong, even if you cannot solve the problem.

Psychology

You have a passion for the study of all aspects of behavior and mental processes.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Early Childhood Teacher$1,530 weekly pay
Child Care Centre Manager$1,530 weekly pay
Child Care Worker$1,340 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training


This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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These course providers offer the CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care:

Foundation Education
Online
Australian Careers Business College
Online / On Campus
Australian College
Online
Kirana Colleges
Online
TAFE Queensland
Online / On Campus
North Regional TAFE
Distance / On Campus
Selmar Institute of Education
Online
Southern Solutions
On Campus
Macquarie Community College
Online / On Campus
Australia-International Institute of Workplace Training
On Campus
West Australian Institute of Further Studies
On Campus
Gold Star Child Care Training
On Campus
Nepean Industry Edge Training
On Campus