Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

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 (1)

Twelve (12) Core

Three (3) Elective

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

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Core Units

BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness
CHCECE041 Maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE042 Foster holistic early childhood learning, development and wellbeing
CHCECE043 Nurture creativity in children
CHCECE044 Facilitate compliance in a children’s education and care service
CHCECE045 Foster positive and respectful interactions and behaviors in children
CHCECE046 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
CHCECE047 Analyze information to inform children’s learning
CHCECE048 Plan and implement children’s education and care curriculum
CHCECE049 Embed environmental responsibility in service operations
CHCECE050 Work in partnership with children’s families
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice