CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
This qualification covers workers in children's services who are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements.
This qualification is targeted at people who are looking to manage children's service provision in a long day care environment as well as people who are looking to provide services to pre-school children.
Course Name:Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
CRICOS Duration:92 Weeks registered on CRICOS, including tuition and course breaks
Work placement:This course includes 240 hours practical placement in a childcare centre.
Course Delivery Location:Melbourne Campus (152 Elizabeth Street Melbourne VIC 3000)
Brisbane Campus (41 Raff Street Spring Hill QLD 4000)
Units of competency for the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
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 and positive and respectful relationships with children
Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
Foster a holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
Nurture creativity in children
Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
Promote children’s agency
Analyse information to inform learning
Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development
Embed sustainable practices in service operations
Work in partnerships with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care 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.