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CHC30113 - Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Mixed Mode, On-campus, RPL/RCC/Credit, Online

DURATION

This qualification is delivered over a 45 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. - This qualification is delivered over a 64 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. - This qualification is delivered over a 2 year period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. - This qualification is delivered over a 64 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. - This qualification is delivered over a 64 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. - This qualification is delivered over a 45 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level. - 45 weeks. - 45 weeks.

AVAILABILITY

Bundaberg, Cairns, Gladstone, Rockhampton

FULL COURSE COST

$4,086 (2019)

SUBSIDISED COURSE COST

$702 (2019)

SUBSIDISED CONCESSION COST

$270 (2019)

UNITS/CREDITS

18 units

JOB PROSPECTS

Pathways: On completion of CHC30113 Certificate III Early Childhood Education and Care, opportunities to access higher level degree qualifications exist within CQUniversity. Credits from this Certificate are recognised and embedded in the CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. Occupations include but are not limited to: Early Childhood Educator, Family Day Care Educator, School Aged Care Educator, Nanny.

Studying a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care you will learn how to work within organisational policies and procedures, develop an understanding of how to use individual children’s profiles to plan activities and provide care and education to children, as well as the skills needed to facilitate leisure and play. Upon completion you will be qualified to work within the requirements of the Education and Care National Quality Framework.

On-campus

Study Modes: On-campus, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

This qualification is delivered over a 45 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
Cluster 2 - First Aid
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Cluster 4 - Play and Development
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
Cluster 5 - Physical and emotional Wellbeing
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE003Provide care for children
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
Electives

Mixed Mode

Study Modes: Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

This qualification is delivered over a 64 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
Cluster 2 - First Aid
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Cluster 4 - Play and Development
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
Cluster 5 - Physical and Emotional Wellbeing
CHCECE003Provide care for children
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
Electives

VET in Schools (VETiS) - Yeppoon State High School

Study Mode: Mixed Mode
Duration: This qualification is delivered over a 2 year period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.
Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
Cluster 2 - First Aid
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Cluster 4 - Play and Development
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
Cluster 5 - Physical and Emotional Wellbeing
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE003Provide care for children
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
Electives

Trainees (User Choice)

Study Mode: Online
Duration:

This qualification is delivered over a 64 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
Cluster 2 - First Aid
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Cluster 4 - Play and Development
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
Cluster 5 - Physical and Emotional Wellbeing
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE003Provide care for children
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
Electives

Vet In Schools (VETiS) - Mixed Mode

Study Modes: Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

This qualification is delivered over a 64 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
Cluster 2 - First Aid
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Cluster 4 - Play and Development
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
Cluster 5 - Physical and Emotional Wellbeing
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE003Provide care for children
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
Electives

Vet In Schools (VETiS) - On-campus

Study Modes: On-campus, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

This qualification is delivered over a 45 week period, however as it is competency and cluster based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.

Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
Cluster 2 - First Aid
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Cluster 4 - Play and Development
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
Cluster 5 - Physical and emotional Wellbeing
CHCECE003Provide care for children
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
Electives

On-Campus - Bundaberg Only

Study Modes: On-campus, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

45 weeks.

Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence

Vet In Schools (VETiS) - On-Campus - Bundaberg Only

Study Modes: On-campus, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

45 weeks.

Cluster 1 - Children's Health and Safety
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
Cluster 3 - Workplace Effectiveness
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
Cluster 6 - Community and Culture
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people

Mixed Mode

2019 JanuaryRockhampton
2019 FebruaryRockhampton
2019 MarchRockhampton
2019 AprilRockhampton
2019 MayRockhampton
2019 JuneRockhampton
2019 JulyRockhampton
2019 AugustRockhampton
2019 SeptemberRockhampton
2019 OctoberRockhampton
2019 NovemberRockhampton
2019 DecemberRockhampton

On-campus

2019 FebruaryCairns, Gladstone, Rockhampton
2019 AprilCairns, Gladstone, Rockhampton
2019 JuneCairns, Gladstone, Rockhampton
2019 OctoberCairns, Gladstone, Rockhampton

On-Campus - Bundaberg Only

2019 JuneBundaberg
2019 AugustBundaberg
2019 OctoberBundaberg

Vet In Schools (VETiS) - On-Campus - Bundaberg Only

2019 JuneBundaberg
2019 AugustBundaberg
2019 OctoberBundaberg

Vet In Schools (VETiS) - Mixed Mode

2019 AprilRockhampton
2019 MayRockhampton
2019 JuneRockhampton
2019 JulyRockhampton
2019 AugustRockhampton
2019 SeptemberRockhampton
2019 OctoberRockhampton
2019 NovemberRockhampton
2019 DecemberRockhampton
No information available at this time.
No information available at this time.

Required: Completion of bksb (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment prior to enrolment, unless the student has completed an equal or higher level course. 

Ability to complete vocational placement component for the duration of the qualification.

Ability to obtain a Suitability Card (Blue Card).

  1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
  2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
  3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.
No information available at this time.
Fee for service$4,086 (2019)
Subsidised full fee$702 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee$270 (2019)
Fee for service per unit$227 (2019)
Fee for service (International)N/A
Fee for service per unit (International)N/A
Subsidised full fee per unit$39 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee per unit$15 (2019)
No information available at this time.

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