|Units||23 core units & 5 elective units|
Early Childhood Education & Care Diploma
With a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care you’ll be entering a rewarding sector that provides education and care to children during their most influential years. With a strong emphasis on practical learning and work placements, you will learn the skills to be able to excel within this dynamic industry.
The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is for those who are interested in working in the early childhood services sector, or who are already working in the field and are responsible for planning, implementing and managing programs in early childhood services. At this level, workers have responsibility for the supervision of staff and volunteers.
It has been predicted that Australia’s birth rate is set to rise by 6.4% over the next five years. As a result, childcare services are set to see revenue increase by almost 35%!
Is this course funded?
Funding for CHC50113 Diploma in Early Childhood Education is available to people who meet the eligibility criteria.
What are the entry requirements?
To achieve this qualification, you must, besides completing the theory part of the qualification, complete 240 hours of practical placement.
This course can help you with the next steps in your career as:
- Out of School Hours Care Educator
- Family Day Care Educator
- Group/Team Coordinator
- Childcare Educator
- Room Leader
- Centre Manager
- Educational leader
- Assistant Director
- Group leader