Nationally Recognised Australian Qualification
This is a blended course with all modules delivered online + 160 hours of work placement.
Upfront payment or flexible interest-free weekly payment plan from $53 per week. There is no government funding available for this course.
The following local entry requirements apply to ensure applicants can fully engage in the course and have the required learning capacity to meet the course requirements. Learners must:
This course is eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). RPL considers the knowledge and skills you have gained through your previous education and work history, attributing this to your enrolled qualification course. This may be through formal or informal training and can result in credits towards your qualification. For more information submit an enquiry to speak with a course advisor.
This course includes 160 hours of work placement.
Must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident living in Australia.
Transform Lives Through Learning: Gain Certified Expertise in Early Childhood Education
Are you passionate about nurturing young minds and shaping their future? Do you dream of a career where every day brings the joy of helping children grow and learn? Are you seeking a path combining your love for education with practical, hands-on experience? The nationally recognised CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is your gateway to a fulfilling career in early childhood education, offering you the tools and knowledge to make a real difference in the lives of Australian children.
In this course, you will immerse yourself in a curriculum that thoroughly prepares you for a career in early childhood education. The core units provide a solid foundation in key areas such as supporting children’s health, safety, and well-being, nurturing babies and toddlers, and developing positive and respectful relationships with children. You'll learn to use an approved learning framework to guide your practice and support the holistic learning and development of children. The elective units offer additional skills, including reflecting on and improving your own professional practices and working with diverse people. These units are carefully selected to enhance your ability to plan and respond effectively to the unique needs of children and families, ensuring you are well-equipped to make a meaningful difference in your future role.
Imagine yourself in a dynamic and rewarding role where you can apply your newfound skills. You'll have the opportunity to work in various settings, such as early learning centres, family daycare, preschools, and kindergartens. The course's practical approach, with a minimum of 160 hours of hands-on experience, ensures that you're not just learning theoretically but also applying your knowledge in real-world scenarios.
As you complete this course, a world of career possibilities opens up to you. Graduates can pursue roles such as Early Childhood Educator, Family Day Care Educator, Nanny, Out of School Hours Care Assistant, or even a Playgroup Supervisor. Each role offers the chance to make a lasting impact on children's lives, guiding their learning and development during their most formative years.
Flexible Payment Plan Options Available
Want to study this course but can't afford to pay upfront? No problem! The CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care comes with an interest-free weekly payment plan option catered to your budget.
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