CHC50113 DIPLOMA OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE
Why Study the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care?
The CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care will give you the opportunity to develop a career in the Early Childhood Education Industry. This qualification reflects the role of educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services.
In this course you will have the opportunity to learn how to provide leadership in community services, how to work within the guidelines of the legal and ethical framework,
essential early childhood education practices and how to plan nutritional menus.
You will also learn Work Health and Safety guidelines, children’s health and safety and how to recognise and protect children at risk. Identifying, developing and supporting cultural identities and developing cooperative behaviour of children will also be covered.
What You will Learn About
- Provide leadership in delivering community services
- Adhere to essential early childhood education practices
- Promote healthy nutrition
- Monitor WHS (Work Health & Safety) and children’s health and safety
- Nurture creativity in children
- Identify, develop & support cultural identities
- Work within guidelines of the legal and ethical framework
- Recognise and protect children at risk
- Promote a childcare service
Get Job Ready
Upon successful completion of your course you will have gained the skills to work in a wide range of areas such as:
- Early Childcare Educator
- Family Day Care Educator
- Outside School Hours Care Educator
- Service Director
- Room Leader or Assistant
- Kindergarten Assistant
- Agency Staff
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|CHCECE001||Develop cultural competence|
|CHCECE002||Ensure the health and safety of children|
|CHCECE003||Provide care for children|
|CHCECE004||Promote and provide healthy food and drinks|
|CHCECE005||Provide care for babies and toddlers|
|CHCECE007||Develop positive and respectful relationships with children|
|CHCECE009||Use an approved learning framework to guide practice|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk|
|HLTAID004||Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting|
|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|
|CHCECE019||Facilitate compliance in an education and care service|
|CHCECE020||Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour|
|CHCECE021||Implement strategies for the inclusion of all 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|
|CHCECE025||Embed sustainable practices in service operations|
|CHCECE026||Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|BSBSUS501||Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability|
|BSBINN502||Build and sustain an innovative work environment|
|CHCPOL002||Develop and implement policy|
Domestic Duration: 52 weeks full time
International Duration: 92 weeks full time
Check the entry requirements for CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.
Tuition Fees (AUD)
Australian Students Tuition Fee – AUD$11,988
Australian Facilities and Amenities Fee – AUD$50 (non-refundable)
International Students Tuition Fee – AUD$18,000
*Does not include OSHC
International Enrolment Fee – AUD$200
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Melbourne – Bourke St Campus
Practical face-to-face classes supported by online study.
Various throughout the year.
2017 – 1st May, 1st Jul, 1st Sep
2018 – 1st Feb, 1st May, 1st Jul, 1St Sep
Recognition of Prior Learning & Credit Transfer
You are referred to the Recognition of Prior Learning & Credit Transfer which will give you the information about the credit for prior learning.
You will have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience by completing 360 hours of Work Placement with a variety of age groups to give you the best possible working experience and help you get ready for your new career.
You will have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience by completing 400 hours of Work Placement with a variety of age groups to give you the best possible working experience and help you get ready for your new career.
Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting HLTAID004
Students enrolled in the Online Delivery Mode, are required to complete this unit with a First Aid Provider of their choice. Once complete, the student is required to provide The National Academy of Early Childhood with a copy of the First Aid Certificate before completion of their course.