This course is delivered over 43 weeks + 9 weeks holidays which includes work-based training of 342 hours.
Term 1: Classes are rostered for 3 days per week
Term 2, 3 & 4: Classes are rostered for 4 days per week
This qualification suits students seeking employment in the following job roles:
Early Childhood Educator
Day Care Centre Supervisor / Manager
Kindergarten Supervisor / Manager
Preschool Supervisor / Manager
The delivery methods for this course include:
Face-to-face classroom-based learning.
Structured learning activities
Industry placement, providing practical training and experience in a real workplace.
Stanley College has a strong network of employers waiting to hire our graduates. Students will have access to employment assistance services including advice and tips on resume preparation, coaching on interview techniques and assistance in finding employment.
Recognition of Previous Studies or Work Experience
Recognition is available (on application) to students with prior skills, experience, knowledge or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training, in a related area. Recognition may reduce the duration of your studies.
Local students may be entitled to Youth Allowance, Austudy/Abstudy or the Pensioner Education Supplement. For enquiries, please contact Centrelink on 132 490.
Students must successfully complete the following units:
CHCECE016 Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
CHCECE017 Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
CHCECE018 Nurture creativity in children
CHCECE019 Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
CHCECE020 Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
CHCECE021 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
CHCECE022 Promote children’s agency
CHCECE023 Analyse information to inform learning
CHCECE024 Design and implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development
CHCECE025 Embed sustainable practices in service operations
CHCECE026 Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
CHCMGT003Lead the work team
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
Tuition Fee: $7,500
Easy payment plans available.
Jan, March, April, August, October
Completion of Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
On completion of the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care, students may pursue an Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management at Stanley College or be granted entry into selected Bachelor courses at Universities.
To apply, click here to fill in our application form.