Start an exciting new career in early childhood education with this engaging and practical course. Learn how best to nurture children’s growth, learning and development and successful ways to engage them through music, art and play. This is a classroom-based course on the Clayton campus of Monash University and will involve collaborative activities, hands-on learning and practical learning with our highly experienced educators.
This qualification will qualify you to work in childcare centres, family daycare and out of school hours care.
Students will gain experience throughout the course including a work placement component of a minimum 160 hours in a licensed and registered early childhood service.
People with a disability are encouraged to apply
Why study with us?
Upon Successful Completion of this Qualification you can seek job roles as
• Childhood Educator assistant
• Family day care worker
• Recreation assistant
• Playgroup supervisor
Please Note: You are required to have a Working with Children’s Check, and police check before enrolment into this course.
Units of Competency
This Qualification consists of 18 units of competency. 15 core units and 3 elective units.
CHCECE004 Promote and provide healthy food and drink – Core
CHCECE002 Ensure the health and safety of children – Core
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically – Core
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk – Core
CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice – Core
CHCECE003 Provide care for children – Core
CHCECE005 Provide care for babies and toddlers – Core
CHCECE007 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children – Core
HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting (This unit is outsourced) – Core
CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander cultural safety – Core
CHCECE010 Support the holistic development of children in Early Childhood – Core
CHCECE011 Provide experience to support children’s play and learning- Core
HLTWHS001 Participate in work health and safety – Core
CHCECE013 Use information about children to inform practice – Core
CHCECE006 Support behavior of children and young people – Elective
CHCECE012 Support children to connect with their world – Elective
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people – Elective
CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence
Class Schedule – 2020
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|201CCHCB||Mon/Thur||16 Mar||27 July||9am-4:30pm||37||Clayton|
|201CCHCC||Wed/Fri||6 May||9 Sept||9am-4:30pm||37||Clayton|
Government Funded Fees
To view the 2019 Indicative Government Subsidised Student Tuition Fees for all our courses please click here all course fees include manuals throughout the course.
Students will be required to complete a minimum of 160 hours of work placement in a licenced and registered early childhood service.
Practical placement will commence in week 3 of the course structure. You will not be able to complete Placement unless you have a Working with Children check and police check.
About the trainer
Shanelle’s goal is to train future Early Childhood educators to become the best educators they can possibly be. Shanelle uses extensive industry experience to deliver Cert III and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care at Monash Training and Professional Development. Shanelle is also a qualified Food Safety trainer.
Expression of interest
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