CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood and Education and Care. This qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.
Under the Education and Care Services National Law (2011) the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) publishes lists of approved early childhood education and care qualifications and information regarding regulatory requirements here:www.acecqa.gov.au
After achieving this qualification, candidates may choose to undertake studies at a higher education level. This course is a pathway into Bachelor of Education.
Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:
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240 hours of work placement
|Delivery Mode||Classroom Based Training
|Entry Requirements||There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however candidates must be 18 years old at the time of enrolment.|
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Twenty-eight Units (23) core and (5) elective units are required for the award of the CHC50113 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. Units have been selected in accordance with the packaging rules and are relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and qualification level.
The following Units of Competency as identified in the National Community Services Training Package must be successfully completed to attain the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care at Future Academy.
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Core/Elective|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety||Core|
|CHCECE001||Develop cultural competence||Core|
|CHCECE002||Ensure the health and safety of children||Core|
|CHCECE003||Provide care for children||Core|
|CHCECE004||Promote and provide healthy food and drinks||Core|
|CHCECE005||Provide care for babies and toddlers||Core|
|CHCECE007||Develop positive and respectful relationships with children||Core|
|CHCECE009||Use an approved learning framework to guide practice||Core|
|CHCECE016||Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children||Core|
|CHCECE017||Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood||Core|
|CHCECE018||Nurture creativity in children||Core|
|CHCECE019||Facilitate compliance in an education and care services||Core|
|CHCECE020||Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour||Core|
|CHCECE021||Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children||Core|
|CHCECE022||Promote children’s agency||Core|
|CHCECE023||Analyse information to inform learning||Core|
|CHCECE024||Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development||Core|
|CHCECE025||Embed sustainable practices in service operations||Core|
|CHCECE026||Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children||Core|
|CHCLEG001||Work legally and ethically||Core|
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk||Core|
|HLTAID004||Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting||Core|
|HLTWHS003||Maintain work health and safety||Core|
|BSBLED401||Develop teams and individuals||Elective|
|CHCDIV001||Work with Diverse people||Elective|
|CHCECE014||Comply with family day care administration requirements||Elective|
|CHCECE013||Use information about children to inform practice||Elective|
|CHCPOL002||Develop and implement policy||Elective|
|INTAKE DATE||FINISH DATE||DURATION|
|Term 1||Monday 8 January||Sunday 18 March||10 weeks|
|School Holidays||Monday 19 March||Sunday 8 April||3 weeks|
|Term 2||Monday 9 April||Sunday 17 June||10 weeks|
|School Holidays||Monday 18 June||Sunday 8 July||3 weeks|
|Term 3||Monday 9 July||Sunday 16 September||10 weeks|
|School Holidays||Monday 17 September||Sunday 7 October||3 weeks|
|Term 4||Monday 8 October||Sunday 16 December||10 weeks|
|2018/2019 Summer School Holidays||Monday 17 December||Sunday 13 January||4 weeks|