Max 24 months
Anytime – start today!
Open Colleges (RTO 90796)
And get a free course guide
The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113) course offered online through Open Colleges is the ideal course for those who wish to work with children in daycare or preschool, who wish to upgrade their existing qualifications, or who wish to pursue a leadership role in a daycare centre.
This online diploma course will provide you with the skills and training to be able to plan and implement programs in early childhood services. You will develop the capabilities required to cope with the complex daily challenges involved in the management of childcare facilities. In most states, this qualification is the highest required to work at a director or service manager level.
The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113) includes a work placement component to ensure that you graduate with a strong mix of practical work experience and academic foundation. The requirements of this course include 240 hours of structured workplace learning registered childcare facility.
You will also need to complete a First Aid Certificate to demonstrate competency for Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting (HLTAID004) at your own cost prior to undertaking your work placement.Additionally, you will need to be able to meet the physical requirements of workplace performance such as manual handling and lifting.
Applicants must meet the following requirements:
Applicants may also be required to provide a Criminal Record Check, or other statutory checks required by the individual workplace.
In this childcare program, the subjects you may study include:
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113) from Open Colleges.
Curious about where a career in education could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Open Colleges offers two flexible payment models to help make studying more affordable:
|Pay in weekly instalments||Pay in full|
|Pay just $78.75 per week with a $100 deposit||Pay $4,112 upfront and save 20%|
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.