CHC30113

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Become an Early Childhood Educator

The children’s services sector is one of the most fulfilling career paths you can take, where you are not only going to be sought after by employers, but changing the lives of children you care for. From working in a childcare centre to running your own Family Day Care, there will always be a job opportunity available to you.

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Duration


Approximately 42 weeks, depending on placement availability

Placement


You will need to complete a minimum of 120 hours of placement.

Employment Outcomes

This qualification can lead you to job roles such as:

  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Family Day Care Educator
  • Outside School Hours Assistant
  • Playgroup Supervisor

Pathways to further study

Graduates can continue their studies in:

  • CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support
  • CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
  • CHC62015 Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management

Units of Study

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

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

CHCECE010

Support the holistic development of children in early childhood

CHCECE011

Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning

CHCECE013

Use information about children to inform practice

CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

HLTAID004

Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCPRT003

Work Collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people

HLTFSE001

Follow basic food safety practices

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people


VICSEG New Futures trading as New Futures Training TOID: 21203.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Eligibility criteria apply.

We encourage individuals with disabilities to access our training.