Certificate III in Early Childhood Education

You can fill an entry-level position in an early childhood education workplace with a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. These positions could be Early Childhood Assistant, Early Childhood Co-Educator, Assistant Educator, or Trained Early Childhood Educator.
Students who pursue a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care will develop the skills required to land an entry-level job in the childcare industry as well as the fundamental knowledge and talents needed for a long and prosperous career in this rapidly growing field.
There are both theoretical and practical components to the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.
We also offer easy weekly payment plans if you are not eligible for Government Funding

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Packaging Rules

Total number of units (17)

Fifteen (15) Core

Two (2) Elective

Please contact the college for further information - 1300 885 508 or email us on: marketingc@agradetraining.nsw.edu.au

For more course information, fees and refunds, extensions, appeals, and our policies and procedures, download the Student Handbook

Core Units

CHCECE030 Support inclusion and diversity
CHCECE031 Support children’s health, safety and wellbeing
CHCECE032 Nurture babies and toddlers
CHCECE033 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE034 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCECE035 Support the holistic learning and development of children
CHCECE036 Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
CHCECE037 Support children to connect with the natural environment
CHCECE038 Observe children to inform practice
CHCECE054 Encourage understanding of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples’ cultures
CHCECE055 Meet legal and ethical obligations in children’s education and care
CHCECE056 Work effectively in children’s education and care
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety

Elective Units

BSBSUS411 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people