CHC30113 Certificate 3 in Early Childhood Education and Care
Study a Certificate 3 in Childcare in Melbourne or Brisbane
Begin your career in childcare with this course, offered at our Melbourne and Brisbane campuses. Do you have a caring and teaching nature? Do you enjoy working with children? Would you like do make a difference in the development of young people? This qualification covers workers who use organisation procedures, policies and an individual child’s profile to design and prepare activities and provide any necessary care – facilitating their play and leisure, allowing them to achieve key developmental outcomes. Workers may operate autonomously or under direct supervision depending on the context.
While studying at Academia, you will be required to undertake mandatory workplace training at a licensed Childcare Centre. This placement will be organised and managed by our workplace assessors, who will visit the workplace to ensure you are adequately supported to succeed in achieving your qualification.
Course Name:Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
CRICOS Duration:38 Weeks registered on CRICOS, including tuition and course breaks
Work placement:This course includes 150 hours practical placement in a childcare centre.
Course Delivery Location:Melbourne Campus (399 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000)
Brisbane Campus (41 Raff Street, Spring Hill QLD 4000)
Units of competency for this childcare certificate 3
Work legally and ethically
Develop cultural competence
Ensure the health and safety of children
Provide care for children
Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
Provide care for babies and toddlers
Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
Use information about children to inform practice
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Participate in work health and safety
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Support behaviour of children and young people
Support children to connect with their world
Work with diverse people
Job Roles (Possible Careers)
This qualification will enable you to work as a
Child care assistant
Family day care worker
Child care worker
After the successful completion of this course you can entry to
Study, Assessment Methods and Facilities
This course will combine classroom training with on the job training by our highly qualified training staff. Students will be able to put into practice skills that they have learnt in classroom through placement at a registered Childcare Facility.
This course is delivered face-to-face, through a combination of tutorials and workshops. You will be assessed through written tests, assignments and work placements.