Consider studying childcare at CQUniversity, if you are interested in working with children and enjoy guiding their development.

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care provides all you need for a role in a range of early childhood education settings. Learn about organisational policies and procedures, how to use children’s profiles to plan individualised activities, providing care and education, and facilitating leisure and play. On completion, you will be qualified to work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations, as well as the National Quality Standard.

Our Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care will equip you to work as a qualified early childhood educator. Learn how to plan, implement and manage early childhood programs for quality assurance, licensing and duty of care requirements. On completion, you may enrol in a Bachelor of Education.


There are 3 courses in total.
  • 33 Weeks - 33 Weeks - Early Childhood SpecialisationThis qualification will be...
  • Level 2: Certificate II
  • 2 Locations
    • Mixed Mode
    • Rockhampton
    and Online
  • Domestic
  • There is one (1) on-campus yearly admission for Rockhampton North campus for...
  • Level 3: Certificate III
  • Mixed Mode and Rockhampton
  • Domestic
  • This course is delivered over a 48 week period, however as it...
  • Level 5: Diploma
  • Mixed Mode
  • Domestic