CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care

Asian Pacific Institute Asian Pacific Institute

Course description

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care runs for 20 weeks fulltime, including practical placement in a child care centre. Essential knowledge and skills will be assessed through written work, simulated exercises, workshops and industry placement. In addition to training, students from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds will be able to receive language support (if required) to enable them to work through their notes and prepare for assessment. POTENTIAL JOB: Nanny, Assistant in a Childcare Centre, Playgroup Supervisor, Family Day Care Worker, or Mobile Assistant. PATHWAYS: Students aspiring to continue with further study can upgrade to the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. UNIT OF COMPETENCY (15 COMPULSORY UNITS and 3 ELECTIVES) Unit Code Unit Title 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 work health and safety CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people CHCECE012 Support children to connect with their world FSKLRG06 Participate in work placement

  • Start date FEB
  • Duration 20 weeks
  • Domestic Cost AUD $3,500 Self-Funded
  • International Cost AUD $3,500 Self-Funded
  • Qualification Certificate III
  • Study mode Full time