CHC50213 Diploma of School Age Education and Care

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Course description

A Diploma of School Age Education and Care CHC50213 is perfect for students seeking a career operating an Australian out-of-school care facility or running vacation programs. Students graduate with the practical skills to safely manage children while nurturing their creativity and overall wellbeing.

The Diploma of School Age Education and Care CHC50213 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Community Services Training Package.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

24 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace

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.

Education and Training

You have a passion for teaching and education.

Monitoring

Keeping track of how well people and/or groups are doing in order to make improvements.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Childcare Centre Manager$1,350 weekly pay
Kindergarten Teacher$1,150 weekly pay
Early Childhood Teacher$1,150 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the CHC50213 Diploma of School Age 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 CHC50213 Diploma of School Age 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

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 CHC50213 Diploma of School Age Education and Care:

Practical Outcomes
Online
Australia-International Institute of Workplace Training
On Campus