Acquire the skills and knowledge to provide care and support to meet the developmental and educational needs of babies, infants and young children. You will develop the skills to plan, engage and implement educational programs for children in various child care settings.
52 weeks (Standard Course)
This course includes one period of work-based training. 12 weeks @ 22.5 hours per week (total=270 hours)
This course includes 12 weeks of holidays.
27 weeks (Intensive Course)
This course includes one period of work-based training. 4 weeks @ 38 hours per week (total = 152 hours)
This course includes no holidays^
Classes are rostered for 3 days per week (21 hours per week).
^ Note: Course duration does not include any holidays, where your schedule includes a term break/holiday, this time will be added to your overall course duration.
This qualification suits students seeking employment in the following job roles:
The delivery methods for this course include:
Students must successfully complete the following units:
During work-based training, students will be able to practice their skills and knowledge in real workplace settings. This will assist students to be job-ready at graduation. Work Based Training is organised by Stanley College’s Employment Liaison Officers, into workplaces approved by Stanley College.
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.
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.
On completion of the CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care course, students may pursue a CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care at Stanley College or other Government registered education organisations.
Please familiarise yourself with Stanley College’s Refund and Cancellation Policy.
Completion of Australian Year 10 or equivalent
In order to complete the work-based training element of this course, students are also required to provide:
Tuition Fee: $2,800
Funding is available under the Future Skills WA Program:
Concession Course Fee*: $737.20
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9 Chesterfield Road
Mirrabooka WA 6061
(approximate travel time via bus from Perth City is 30 minutes)