Bedford College

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC50113

Glebe, Norwest

This diploma equips you for a supervisory or operational role in early childhood education with the skills and knowledge to design and implement curriculum within an approved learning framework.

  • $15,900*

    + $600 fees

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    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Glebe

    • July 2017

    • Full time (40 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (40 weeks)

  • Norwest

    • July 2017

    • Full time (40 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (40 weeks)

  • Glebe

    • October 2017

    • Full time (40 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (40 weeks)

  • Norwest

    • October 2017

    • Full time (40 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (40 weeks)

*Verified June 27, 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
Year 10, Working with children, First Aid

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
400 hours

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Child Care Worker

Course Content

To obtain a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care with Bedford College, 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 28 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

23 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

  • Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
    CHCECE016

  • Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
    CHCECE017

  • Nurture creativity in children
    CHCECE018

  • Facilitate compliance in an education and care service
    CHCECE019

  • Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
    CHCECE020

  • Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
    CHCECE021

  • Promote children's agency
    CHCECE022

  • Analyse information to inform learning
    CHCECE023

  • Design and implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development
    CHCECE024

  • Embed sustainable practices in service operations
    CHCECE025

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

  • 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

  • Maintain work health and safety
    HLTWHS003

Elective Units

5 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Elective Units for this course and provider may be changing. Check with provider before enrolling.

Course Provider

Established in 1944, Bedford College (formerly Baptist College) is a not-for-profit christian college with courses in business, child care and comunity services.

Learning is mainly face-to-face and open to domestic and international students of all backgrounds and faiths. There are two Sydney-based campuses, located in Glebe and Baulkham Hills.

Of note, the college has an online learning system with the curriculum of every unit of study for all courses available on the web.

Registered
2000
Courses
9
Provider Type
Religious
Restrictions

No Restrictions