Our CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a highly sought-after course to prepare individuals for higher-level roles in the Early Childhood Education and Care sector. This nationally recognised qualification will successfully prepare you to work in a wide variety of early childhood settings with children up to five years of age. You will gain important knowledge regarding the intellectual, social, emotional, physical and educational needs of children, how to support their rights and safety, and the wellbeing of infants.
After the successful completion of this diploma, you will be equipped with the skills to explore managerial roles in early childhood education and to plan and implement educational programs to facilitate children’s learning.
The CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a nationally recognised course.
Minimum of 240 hours that we can help you organise (working hours can be logged as placement hours for workplace students)
There are no entry requirements for this course, however students are required to undertake the Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment and Pre -Training Review. This will assist to determine candidate’s suitability and relevance for the course and identification of any support required.
Working with Children Check required before undertaking Work Placement
Victorian residents who undertake classroom-based or blended training may be eligible for Commonwealth and Victorian Government Funding ((Skills First previously known as Victorian Training Guarantee). Use our easy Eligibility Checker to find out if you’re eligible for Victorian Government Funding. Funded places are limited, so be sure to make a timely application!
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This course has 28 units of competency:
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Core/Elective|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety||Core|
|CHCECE001||Develop cultural competence||Core|
|CHCECE002||Ensure the health and safety of children||Core|
|CHCECE003||Provide care for children||Core|
|CHCECE004||Promote and provide healthy food and drinks||Core|
|CHCECE005||Provide care for babies and toddlers||Core|
|CHCECE007||Develop positive and respectful relationships with children||Core|
|CHCECE009||Use an approved learning framework to guide practice||Core|
|CHCECE016||Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children||Core|
|CHCECE017||Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood||Core|
|CHCECE018||Nurture creativity in children||Core|
|CHCECE019||Facilitate compliance in an education and care services||Core|
|CHCECE020||Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour||Core|
|CHCECE021||Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children||Core|
|CHCECE022||Promote children’s agency||Core|
|CHCECE023||Analyse information to inform learning||Core|
|CHCECE024||Design and implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development||Core|
|CHCECE025||Embed sustainable practices in service operations||Core|
|CHCECE026||Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children||Core|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically||Core|
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk||Core|
|HLTAID004||Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting||Core|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety||Core|
|CHCPOL002||Develop and implement policy||Elective|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice||Elective|
|BSBINN502||Build and sustain an innovative work environment||Elective|
|BSBLED401||Develop teams and individuals||Elective|
|CHCECE014||Comply with family day care administration requirements||Elective|