CHC30113

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Course Overview

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is designed to develop a range of competencies and skills. The demand for early childhood educators is increasing. Learn the skills and gain knowledge to provide a positive environment and facilitate children’s play and learning. Through the Strategix Certificate III in Early Childhood Education, you will be equipped for a position as a child care worker, or educator. This Certificate also incorporates a work experience element so you will get to put into practice the theory and skills you learn.  Yr 12 graduates receive a discounted rate within one year of graduating. Increase your skills in the areas of:

Delivery Options

CAMPUS

Qualification Level Certificate III
Pre-requisites / Entry Conditions Over 17 years old, not attending secondary school. Must also complete a language, literacy and numeracy test
Nominal Duration 15 weeks face to face incl. vocational placement
Attendance 2 - 3 days per week
Assessment Methods Short Answer Questions, Case Studies, Role Plays, Projects, Skills Observations, Vocational Placement
Delivery Method Face to Face learning + vocational placement
Course Materials All course materials are included
Vocational Placement Minimum 120 hours vocational placement required at a relevant workplace. Placement may be voluntary work or paid employment in a relevant role. Students must be able to pass a working with children, some organisations may also request a police check
STRUCTURED ONLINE

Qualification Level Certificate III
Pre-requisites / Entry Conditions Over 17 years old, not attending secondary school. Must also complete a language, literacy and numeracy test
Nominal Duration 20 weeks incl. vocational placement
Attendance 2 - 3 zoom sessions per week. Zoom sessions will occur during business hours. Usually after midday. Students are required to complete online theory assessments in addition to the zoom sessions.
Assessment Methods Short Answer Questions, Case Studies, Role Plays, Projects, Skills Observations, Vocational Placement
Delivery Method All theory is completed online. To assist with the learning, students are required to attend online live zoom sessions each week. Students are also required to attend 1 practical session (9am to 3pm) at one of our Academy locations prior to commencing Vocational Placement
Course Materials All course materials are included
Vocational Placement Minimum 120 hours vocational placement required at a relevant workplace. Placement may be voluntary work or paid employment in a relevant role. Students must be able to pass a working with children, some organisations may also request a police check
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Qualification Level Certificate III
Pre-requisites / Entry Conditions Over 17 years old, not attending secondary school. Must also complete a language, literacy and numeracy test
Nominal Duration 15 weeks face to face + vocational placement (Total 24 weeks)
Attendance 3 days per week
Assessment Methods Short Answer Questions, Case Studies, Role Plays, Projects, Skills Observations, Vocational Placement
Delivery Method Face to Face learning + vocational placement
Course Materials All course materials are included
Vocational Placement Minimum 120 hours vocational placement required at a relevant workplace. Placement may be voluntary work or paid employment in a relevant role. Students must be able to pass a working with children, some organisations may also request a police check

Payment Options

QUEENSLAND
Funding Concession Non-concession
Job Trainer learn more... $0 $0
Certificate 3 Guarantee learn more... $20 ($1.11 per subject) $50 ($2.77 per subject)
Year 13 learn more... $1 $2
Not eligible for funding $2,350 $2,350

Payment plans are available for those not eligible to receive funding
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Funding Concession Non-concession
Skilled Careers learn more... $209 $400
Not eligible for funding $2,800 $2,800

Payment plans are available for those not eligible to receive funding
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Tuition Fee $5,600
Materials Fee $200
Enrolment Fee $250 non-refundable

Subjects

CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCECE002 Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCECE005 Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE003 Provide care for children
CHCECE004 Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCECE010 Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE007 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE013 Use information about children to inform practice
CHCECE011 Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
CHCEDS012 Set up and sustain individual and small group learning areas
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCECE006 Support behaviour of children and young people

Upcoming Intakes

QLD Campus Classes
Start Date: 23/06/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - LOGANHOLME - 23 JUNE 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS2

Start Date: 30/06/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - SPRING HILL - 30 JUNE 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3

Start Date: 07/07/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 7 JULY 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3

Start Date: 14/07/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 14 JUL 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS1

Start Date: 28/07/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - LOGANHOLME - 28 JULY 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS3

Start Date: 04/08/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 4 AUGUST 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS1

Start Date: 18/08/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 18 AUG 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS2

Start Date: 15/09/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 15 SEP 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3

Start Date: 15/09/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 15 SEPTEMBER 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS2

Start Date: 20/10/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 20 OCT 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS1

Start Date: 20/10/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 20 OCTOBER 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3

Start Date: 24/11/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 24 NOV 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS2

SA Campus Classes
Structured Online Classes
Students enrolling in a Structured Online class must be able to attend the campus for a practical day prior to attending vocational placement.
Start Date: 30/06/2021
ACA - ECEC - LOGANHOLME STRUCTURED ONLINE- 30 JUNE 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS3

Start Date: 30/06/2021
ACA - ECEC - SPRING HILL STRUCTURED ONLINE- 30 JUNE 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS3

Start Date: 04/08/2021
ACA - ECEC - SPRING HILL STRUCTURED ONLINE- 4 AUGUST 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS1

International Students
Start Date: 30/06/2021
ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - SPRING HILL - 30 JUNE 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3

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Upcoming Intakes

QLD Campus Classes
Start Date Details Enrol
23/06/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - LOGANHOLME - 23 JUNE 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS2
30/06/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - SPRING HILL - 30 JUNE 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3
07/07/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 7 JULY 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3
14/07/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 14 JUL 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS1
28/07/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - LOGANHOLME - 28 JULY 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS3
04/08/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 4 AUGUST 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS1
18/08/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 18 AUG 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS2
15/09/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 15 SEP 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3
15/09/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 15 SEPTEMBER 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS2
20/10/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 20 OCT 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS1
20/10/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - STRATHPINE - 20 OCTOBER 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3
24/11/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - BOOVAL - 24 NOV 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS2

SA Campus Classes
Start Date Details Enrol

Structured Online Classes
Students enrolling in a Structured Online class must be able to attend the campus for 3 practical days.
Start Date Details Enrol
30/06/2021 ACA - ECEC - LOGANHOLME STRUCTURED ONLINE- 30 JUNE 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS3
30/06/2021 ACA - ECEC - SPRING HILL STRUCTURED ONLINE- 30 JUNE 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS3
04/08/2021 ACA - ECEC - SPRING HILL STRUCTURED ONLINE- 4 AUGUST 2021 (Wed-Fri) UOS1

International Students
Start Date Details Enrol
30/06/2021 ACA - EARLY CHILDHOOD - SPRING HILL - 30 JUNE 2021 (Mon-Wed) UOS3 Send email

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