New Training Package for Children's Services released

2009 will see the introduction of the CHC08 Community Service Training Package.

This means the current courses being delivered are being phased out and new courses are being introduced. New courses will now be known as:

  • CHC30708 – Certificate III in Children’s Services. This will have 15 units (11 compulsory and 4 elective)
  • CHC41208 – Certificate IV in Children’s Services (Outside school hours care). This will have 16 units (12 compulsory and 4 elective)
  • CHC50908 – Diploma of Children’s Services (Early childhood education and care). This will have 18 units (13 compulsory and 5 elective)
  • CHC51008 – Diploma of Children’s Services (Outside school hours care). This will have 18 units (11 compulsory and 7 elective)
  • CHC60208 – Advanced Diploma of Children’s Services. This will have 13 units (7 compulsory and 6 elective)

ACCCO is dedicated to obtaining feedback from the childcare industry about it's courses and as a result, we would like to provide you with an opportunity to have your say in what electives ACCCO will deliver in their new courses.

Electives for Certificate III in Children's Services  (66.5 KB)
Electives for Diploma of Children's Services (Early childhood care and education) (68.0 KB)
Electives for Advanced Diploma of Children's Services (98.5 KB)

If you would like specific information about how the current courses relate to the new ones, then this document may help: comparison_to_chc02.doc (239.5 KB)

As we would like to register this course ASAP, we would love your feedback by fax on 07 3257 1872 or email on info@accco.com.au by 30/1/08

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