This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
If you're looking to kick-start your career in children's services or validate your childcare skills, then this Diploma of Early Childhood Education & Care (CHC50113) course offered by Churchill Education is ideal for you. Studying this course, you will learn how to provide appropriate education and care for children, work in partnership with families to deliver effective care, design curricula and strategies for learning and development, and utilise approved learning frameworks.
To successfully complete this course, students are required to undertake a supervised work placement in a relevant community service delivery setting.
There are no formal prerequisites for this course, however, it is recommended that applicants have completed the School Certificate or equivalent.
Areas of study
In this childhood education course, the subjects you will study include:
CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001 - Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCECE009 - Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCECE004 - Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE002 - Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCECE003 - Provide care for children
CHCECE005 - Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE007 - Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE001 - Develop cultural competence
CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
HLTWHS003 - Maintain work health and safety
CHCECE016 - Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE017 - Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
CHCECE018 - Nurture creativity in children
CHCECE022 - Promote children's agency
CHCECE023 - Analyse information to inform learning
CHCECE024 - Design and implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development
CHCECE026 - Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
CHCECE020 - Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
CHCECE021 - Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
CHCECE025 - Embed sustainable practices in service operations
CHCECE019 - Facilitate compliance in an education and care service
HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice
BSBINN502A - Build and sustain an innovative work environment
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Early Childhood Education & Care (CHC50113) from Churchill Education.
Half of all educators working with children will need to hold or be working towards a diploma level qualification in childhood education by January 2014. By completing this course, you will meet the necessary legal requirements and become qualified to teach and care for babies, toddlers and children.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP, meaning you can defer your course fees.
Cornwal Institute offers their recruitment service on behalf of Churchill Eduction (RTO 31430) at no expense to you, as they receive remuneration from their providers.
You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
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