Course Overview

A Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care prepares Participants for a career in early childhood education.

Key skills include the planning and implementation of learning frameworks, compliant with the Education and Care Services National Regulations, National Quality frameworks and the National Quality Standards. 

Participants will learn how to support children’s learning, development and wellbeing. 

Successful completion of this qualification will achieve a Nationally Recognised Certificate.  

Qualification NameCertificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care CHC30113
Course Duration12 Months
Course DeliveryOnline
Blended Learning
Classroom Based
Work PlacementParticipants must complete 120 hours. Participants must have the current immunisation record and Working with Children Check before commencing work placement.
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What you will learn

Job Prospects

Study Pathways

Entry Requirements

Participants are required to be competent in English and will undertake a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy Assessment (LLN) prior to commencing the training.

Course Structure

This is a nationally recognised qualification.

Participants need to complete 18 units of competency.
• 15 Core Units
• 3 Elective Units

UnitsCore / ElectiveDescription
CHCLEG001CoreWork legally and ethically
CHCECE001CoreDevelop cultural competence
CHCECE002 CoreEnsure the health and safety of children
CHCECE003CoreProvide care for children
CHCECE004CorePromote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE005CoreProvide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE007  CoreDevelop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE009CoreUse an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCECE010CoreSupport the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011CoreProvide experiences to support children’s play and learning
CHCECE013CoreUse information about children to inform practice
CHCPRT001CoreIdentify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTAID004 CoreProvide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
HLTWHS001CoreParticipate in workplace health and safety
CHCDIV002 CorePromote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
BSBWOR301ElectiveOrganise personal work priorities and development
CHCECE006ElectiveSupport behaviour of children and young people
CHCECE012ElectiveSupport children to connect with their world

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

A Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required for Participants undertaking nationally recognised training (qualifications, accredited courses, skill sets and units of competency) unless exempt.

This includes international Participants studying in Australia. If you don’t have a USI you will not receive your qualification or statement of attainment.

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