Course Overview (QLD Students)
This qualification is for people who want to work as an early childhood educator in a centre-based service or family daycare.
The CHC30121 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education and childcare settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard.
They support the implementation of an approved learning framework and support children’s wellbeing, learning, and development. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously.
Successful completion of this course will also provide you with the foundation skills needed to undertake further study in the childcare industry.
The CHC30121 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is delivered over 32 weeks inclusive of practicum hours.
Students can choose one of the following delivery options:
- Classroom environment: Face-to-face classroom sessions at our delivery locations (conditional on minimum numbers); or
- Flexible delivery: Self-paced learning with one-on-one contact with a trainer.
Please note: Prior to placement you will need to obtain a Blue Card for Working with Children.
Flexible payment options are available. You may be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee program which is funded by the Queensland Government. Click here for more information.