CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
WHY COMPLETE A CERTIFICATE III IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE:
The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is the first level of qualification in the children's services industry and is focussed on early childhood (children aged from birth to 6 years). It gives some units of credit towards the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.
As the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) regulations require that all those working within children's services must hold or be actively working towards the Certificate III in Early Childhood and Care, this qualification will appeal to new entrants to the industry and those contemplating a children's services career.
DURATION OF QUALIFICATION:
You will gain the knowledge and skill required for this qualification through:
- On the job experience in a regulated education and care workplace.
- Self directed learning using resources we provide.
- Attending a minimum of 24 hours of online professional development workshops (provided by One World for Children).
- Working with your own experienced Trainer Assessor.
Work experience is gained through employment in your own workplace or we find you a placement. This must include a minimum of 120 hours with withing a regulated children's service. Additional hours may be required.
WHAT YOU NEED:
A computer, laptop, ipad or tablet.
A reliable internet connection.
Interest in working with children aged from birth to six years.
An ability to complete a range of reading, writing and math tasks. Click here to see if you have the skills
WHAT ONE WORLD FOR CHILDREN PROVIDE:
We provide all learning and assessment resources, and individual Trainer Assessor, visits in your workplace or placement venue, free unlimited professional development, access to our ECE Facilitated Learning Facebook page.
$300 ($150 for concession card holders) non-refundable administration fee for those eligible for funding under the Skills First program delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth government funding.
We assess you through a written assessment, discussion and by watching how you perform in a education and care workplace.
UNITS IN THIS QUALIFICATION:
OCCUPATIONAL TITLES MAY INCLUDE:- Early Childhood Educator
* Some jurisdictions may require CHC40113 Certificate IV School Age Education and Care or CHC40113 Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care for these work roles.
EXAMPLES OF TASKS YOU WILL UNDERTAKE IN THIS QUALIFICATION AND JOB ROLE:
- following policies and procedures- recording using written documents
ENQUIRE OR COMMENCE ENROLMENT
Click here for enrolment commencement or call us on 1800 006 533.
Click here to enquire or call us on 1800 006 533.
For more information about our training, RPL or your fee options, please call us on 1800 006 533 or check our training information page.
If you currently work in or about to commence work in, a registered education and care service, we are happy to provide training and assessment that makes the most of your situation.
If you are just starting out or wanting to further develop your career, we are happy to help you find an appropriate 'placement service' to participate within.
Prior to commencement of training our friendly and experienced Trainer Assessor will discuss your needs and find out about your current knowledge and skill. This might highlight credits or recognition of prior learning (RPL) that could be applied.
Throughout your study a Trainer Assessor will work with you individually, providing learning materials and frequently getting in touch with you to provide support, training and assessment.
You will be provided with a personalised online login area where you can communicate with us, view your progress and upload assessments.
You will be visited in a workplace by your Trainer Assessor as you achieve milestones throughout your study.
If you are eligible for Victorian Skills First funding, we support accessibility by offering free tuition with a one off $300 administration fee ($150 for concession card holders).