TAFE Queensland Brisbane

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC30113

Bracken Ridge, Loganlea, South Bank, Redcliffe

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 TAFE Queensland Brisbane

  • $480*

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  • Gov. subsidised (QLD)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bracken Ridge

    • July 10, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Loganlea

    • July 10, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • South Bank

    • July 10, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Redcliffe

    • September 25, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Bracken Ridge

    • January 29, 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Loganlea

    • January 29, 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • South Bank

    • January 29, 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $3,600*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Bracken Ridge

    • July 10, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Loganlea

    • July 10, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • South Bank

    • July 10, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Redcliffe

    • September 25, 2017

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Bracken Ridge

    • January 29, 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Loganlea

    • January 29, 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • South Bank

    • January 29, 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified June 23, 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, Police check, 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
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
120 hours

Course Overview

Our Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care gives you the skills to provide care and plan engaging and educational activities to maximise the development of children in your care.

Learn how to create individual profiles and work with families to provide appropriate education and care. From family day care provider to preschool assistant, it's the perfect course to look after your future.

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Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care with TAFE Queensland Brisbane, 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.

  • Organise personal work priorities and development
    BSBWOR301

  • Support behaviour of children and young people
    CHCECE006

  • Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
    CHCECE026

Course Provider

TAFE Queensland Brisbane is where over 40,000 local and international students get their world-class education and training each year. Practical, hands-on classes combined with state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built learning areas make us a standout amongst.

Registered
1998
Courses
460
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions