CHC50213 Diploma OF School Age Education and Care

The Diploma in School Age Education and Care is an ideal qualification for gaining employment as an outside school hours care worker, educator or supervisor.  Students will also undertake a vocational placement whilst studying this course, either as a volunteer or as a worker.

ACCCO students have a personal knowledgable trainer and receive up to date relevant training. Students will graduate with a qualification they can be proud of and start employment with confidence in their knowledge and capabilities.

Pre-Requisites

A goodunderstanding of English is required.

Study options and durations

  • Apprenticeships and Traineeships - as per the training contract
  • Class - Full Time 48 weeks or (*30 weeks if completed CHC40113)
  • Class - Part Time 56 weeks or (*38 weeks if completed CHC40113)
  • External Study - self paced with your own trainer assigned to support your study.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) - self paced

Core Units

*Elective units

Code

Title

CHCSAC003 Work collaboratively and respectfully with children in school age care

HLTAID004

Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

CHCECE002*

Ensure children's health and safety

CHCECE004

Promote and provide healthy food and drinks

CHCLEG001*

Work legally and ethically

CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

HLTWHS003*

Maintain work health and safety

CHCSAC005

Foster the holistic development and well-being of the child in school age care

CHCECE009

Use an approved learning framework to guide practice

CHCSAC001

Support children to participate in school age care

CHCECE011

Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning

CHCSAC002

Develop and implement play and leisure experiences in school age care

CHCECE024

Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development

CHCECE020

Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour

CHCECE021

Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children

CHCECE018

Nurture creativity in children

CHCECE019

Facilitate compliance in an education and care services

CHCECE016

Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children

CHCECE026

Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCECE001

Develop cultural competence

CHCPRP003*

Reflect on and improve own professional practice

CHCMGT003*

Lead the work team

CHCECE029*

Respond to problems and complaints about the service

CHCECE025*

Embed sustainable practices in service operations

COST

This qualification attracts a wide range of funding assistance to reduce the study costs which may include Traineeships, Centrelink payments and Government funding (with some having very little cost to the student).

You may be eligible for funding, please click here to check your eligibility for funding applicable to you in your state/territory.

Fees for students not eligible for funding assistance: 

  • Enrolment fee: $300 including your first unit
  • External study: $160 per unit (pay as you are ready to learn)
  • Classroom study: Please contact ACCCO to enquire about timetables and availability
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL): $150 per unit
  • Credit Transfer: FREE

Enrolment

To enquire about enrolment please contact us or phone 1300 139 406.