Holmesglen

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC30113

Melbourne City, Moorabbin, Waverley

This starter certificate fosters skills and knowledge to support the development and wellbeing of children in a range of early childhood education settings.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care with Holmesglen

  • $3,000*

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Price includes all known fees*

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • $6,500*

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  • International

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • $8,200*

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  • Full price

    Price includes all known fees*

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Melbourne City

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • July 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • September 2017

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • February 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Melbourne City

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Moorabbin

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

  • Waverley

    • April 2018

    • Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (6 months), Part time (9 months)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Language literacy and numeracy, Interview, Working with children

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Exams, Assignments, Projects
Work Placement
Yes

Course Overview

This qualification enables you to plan and implement appropriate care and educational experiences for young children.

Through the combination of face-to-face, online and practicum based learning, you will acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to work effectively as a professional team member in an early childhood service in a culturally diverse environment.

These skills will include gaining an understanding of legal and ethical requirements, engaging with young children and their families, facilitating children's leisure and play and fostering holistic development and wellbeing.

Graduates may work under direct supervision and may also have limited supervisory responsibilities of volunteers.

  • Youth Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care with Holmesglen, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 18 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

15 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
    CHCDIV002

  • Develop cultural competence
    CHCECE001

  • Ensure the health and safety of children
    CHCECE002

  • Provide care for children
    CHCECE003

  • Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
    CHCECE004

  • Provide care for babies and toddlers
    CHCECE005

  • Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
    CHCECE007

  • Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
    CHCECE009

  • Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
    CHCECE010

  • Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
    CHCECE011

  • Use information about children to inform practice
    CHCECE013

  • Work legally and ethically
    CHCLEG001

  • Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
    CHCPRT001

  • Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
    HLTAID004

  • Participate in workplace health and safety
    HLTWHS001

Elective Units

3 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Support behaviour of children and young people
    CHCECE006

  • Support children to connect with their world
    CHCECE012

Course Provider

Holmesglen is one of the largest providers of vocational and higher education in Victoria.

Since 1982, Holmesglen has grown from a delivery of 90 programs to 7,000 students, to a unique multi sectoral provider offering over 600 programs to more than 50,000 students. Holmesglen delivers internationally and nationally across four major campuses: Chadstone, City, Moorabbin and Waverley.

Registered
1996
Courses
359
Provider Type
Public
Restrictions

No Restrictions