CertiFIcate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

COURSE CODE: CHC30113    CRICOS CODE: 082756K   

Course Outline

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care prepares students for employment in the Children’s Services industry.  During the course, students undertake work placements, so they may gain experience in the industry, whilst acquiring the knowledge and skills required to work at this level. This is an ideal introductory course to work in Child Care.

Course entry requirements

Minimum 18 years old
IELTS 5.5 or equivalent (no bands lower than 5.0)
Completion of Year 12 or equivalent
Student Visa Holder

Study MODE

2 Days Classroom Based Per Week
Plus 1 Day Vocational Placement Per Week

Course Duration

45 Weeks

Course Intake Dates

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Click Here for 2017 Intake Dates

fees

Enrolment Fee

AUD$200

Tuition Fees

AUD$6 380

Material Fees AUD$420

Recognition of Prior Learning

Upon Application

Credit Transfer

Free

Enrolment

To learn about our International Student enrolment process please visit our International Admissions page or contact our International Adminissions Department via email  international@accco.com.au

Units

18 Units (15 core and 3 electives)

CHCECE007

Develop positive and respectful relationships with children

CHCECE003

Provide care for children

CHCECE005

Provide care for babies and toddlers

CHCECE010

Support the holistic development of children in early childhood

HLTAID004

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

CHCECE002

Ensure the health and safety of children

CHCECE004

Promote and provide healthy food and drinks

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

HLTWHS001

Participate in work health and safety

CHCECE009

Use an approved learning framework to guide practice

CHCECE011

Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning

CHCECE013

Use information about children to inform practice

CHCECE006*

Support behaviour of children and young people

CHCPRP003* Reflect on and improve own professional practice

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCECE001

Develop cultural competence

CHCECE018* Nurture creativity in children

*Elective units