Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care CHC30113
The childcare Industry is a highly rewarding one in which to forge a career. TRED® College’s qualification will set the groundwork for a fulfilling and rewarding career preparing the next generation to lead productive lives.
You will gain a solid understanding of the legal, ethical and practical frameworks required to understand and provide holistic care for children of all ages, from babies, through to school age. In addition, you will acquire the cultural competency to care for children from all ethnic and racial backgrounds in a positive, respectful and holistic way.
Practical skills such as workplace and child health and safety, emergency first aid, compliance with administration requirements and other crucial areas will also be covered to provide you with a well-rounded foundation.
This Nationally Accredited Healthcare Training Course includes a significant vocational placement portion that will provide students with essential hands-on practical experience in a real-world child care setting.
This course provides complete professional development for students seeking a fulfilling career in the childcare industry. The Certificate III of Early Childhood Education and Care provides students with an in-depth understanding of children and how to engage with them in a group care environment.
Students learn how to plan learning using appropriate frameworks. Graduates will also learn how to support child development, understand legislation and maintain a safe environment for children, families and staff.
Students will gain hands-on practical experience by undertaking vocational placement in an Early Childhood Education and Care setting.
12 Months/52 Weeks Full Time
On campus or online
Minimum of 16 years of age
This course may provide you with employment opportunities in Long day care, Occasional care, Out of school hours care, Family day care and sessional services, Pre-school or kindergartens
- Have satisfactorily completed a minimum of year 10 or equivalent
- Be sufficiently proficient in English to be able to work successfully in a highly regulated environment
- Students are required to have a sound proficiency in language, literacy and numeracy (LLN Level 3)
- Be physically able to complete first aid certificate
- Be sympathetic to the welfare of children
- Be of suitable maturity, health and personality to care for children
- 18 units (15 core units + 3 elective units)
- 120 Hours Total Required
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- Lectures 15
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 52 Weeks
- Skill level Certificate III
- Language English
- Students 52
- Assessments Yes
CHCDIV001 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence
Develop cultural competence
CHCECE002 Ensure the health and safety of children
Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCECE003 Provide care for children
Provide care for children
CHCECE004 Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE005 Provide care for babies and toddlers
Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE007 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCECE010 Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011 Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
CHCECE013 Use information about children to inform practice
Use information about children to inform practice
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
Participate in workplace health and safety