CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
|CRICOS Course Code||086137E|
|Status of Training Product||Current|
|Duration||52 weeks (including term break)|
Although there are no entry requirements outlined on training.gov.au, learners are required to meet the following minimum requirements:
All learners with English as a second language (ESL) must demonstrate the English Proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.0 or other English scores accepted by Department of Home Affairs (DHA) such as TOEFL ‘PBT’ 450, TOEFL ‘iBT’ 32; PTE Academic 30; Cambridge English Advance 36; OET ‘Pass’.
Alternatively, learners can request to sit for Qii’s Internal Language, Literacy and Numeracy test and achieve the following results. This also applies to all domestic students:
|Intake Dates||Intakes 2020|
|Delivery Mode||Face to face|
|Course fees (AUD)||Tuition fee: $12,350
Enrolment fee: $250
Material fees: $400
|Vocational placement:||Learners who are not employed in the early childhood sector (working with children) will be required to complete a minimum of 120 hours of work placement. Qii will assist students to secure a vocational placement and regular visits will be conducted by a Qii trainer/assessor.|
This program aims to prepare students to develop knowledge and skills to work within the early childhood education settings. It is expected they use organisation policies, procedures and individual children’s profiles to plan activities and provide care to children. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously.
Units of Competency
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk|
|CHCECE004||Promote and provide healthy food and drinks|
|CHCECE013||Use information about children to inform practice|
|CHCECE010||Support the holistic development of children in early childhood|
|BSBLED401||Develop teams and individuals|
|CHCECE002||Ensure the health and safety of children|
|CHCECE011||Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically|
|CHCECE003||Provide care for children|
|CHCECE007||Develop positive and respectful relationships with children|
|CHCECE005||Provide care for babies and toddlers|
|CHCECE001||Develop cultural competence|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in work health and safety|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety|
|CHCECE009||Use an approved learning framework to guide practice|
|HLTAID004||Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting|
Child Care Worker (ANZSCO-421-111), Family Day Care Worker (ANZSCO-421-112), Nanny (ANZSCO-421-113), Out of School Hours Care Worker (ANZSCO-421-114), Early Childhood Educators at Child Care Centres.
Upon successful completion of this program, clients may wish to take a further qualification from the CHC training package, such as CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.
How to apply for this course
International students can apply either directly to Queensland International Institute or via an education agent. If you have questions about your application, you can:
- Speak to a Qii staff member; please phone +61 (7) 3194 6549 and follow the prompts.
- Send an email to Qii at [email protected]