CHC30121 Certificate III In Early Childhood Education And Care

Kickstart your career in childcare with a Cert 3 Childcare. Learn all the essential knowledge you need to provide the appropriate care and implement the right development tools for children. Gain an understanding of effective interaction and communication methods with children of all ages including, babies, toddlers and children. Be prepared with suitable work health and safety knowledge, nutritional tips and a childcare first aid competency. Childcare workers are always needed and undoubtedly help shape the future through the development and care of children within their most influential years.

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Childcare Course Outline

Learners within this Cert 3 Childcare course will undertake their learning and assessments in a mixed mode delivery method.

These include:

  • 3 days a week (Wednesday, Thursday & Friday) for 27 weeks.
  • Monthly groups support sessions for those who want extra support
  • Workplace assessments & observations
  • Workshop & Workplace based learning
  • 4 weeks of mandatory work placement

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Childcare Course Details

Course Code Course Name
CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
Course Duration Work Experience
31 Weeks Not Required
Delivery Method Course Dates
Classroom & Online 21st September 2022

Childcare Skills Gained

Throughout this course you will gain several skills including:

  • How to follow safe work practices
  • Working ethically and legally, whilst working with a diverse range of people
  • Provide emergency first aid response in an education and childcare setting
  • Provide childcare for children, babies and toddlers
  • How to support the holistic development of a child

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+ Fee Details
Cert 3 Childcare (Part Time) Fee Details
Concession1  $509.76
Non Concession $1,720.44
Fee for service $7,500

Payment Options:

  1. Fees are invoiced at the commencement of each unit of study throughout the qualification 
  2. The entire course fee can be payable upon commencement of the course 
  3. With prior approval a payment arrangement can be negotiated with the student
  4. In certain circumstances a fee waiver under severe financial hardship can be requested, however all fee waivers must be in accordance with the vet fees and charges policy. 

Other fees & charges

  • Student Resource Fees - NIL
  • Student Textbooks - NIL
  • Assessment marking/remarking - NIL
  • Campus Fees - NIL
  • Certificate Issuance - NIL
  • Certificate Issuance – NIL 

1 Persons and dependants of persons holding: A pensioner Concession Card, A Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the department of Veterans’ Affairs; or A Health Care Card. Persons and dependants of persons in receipt of services from the following Commonwealth support or employment services programs: Job Active, Online Employment services or. ParentsNext. Persons and dependents of person in receipt of AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY. Person and dependants of person in receipt of Youth Allowance. Persons and dependants of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution. Secondary school aged persons, not enrolled at school

+ Units undertaken in this course
  • CHCECE030 - Support inclusion and diversity
  • CHCECE031 - Support children’s health, safety and wellbeing
  • CHCECE032 - Nurture babies and toddlers
  • CHCECE033 - Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
  • CHCECE034 - Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
  • CHCECE035 - Support the holistic learning and development of children
  • CHCECE036 - Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
  • CHCECE037 - Support children to connect with the natural environment
  • CHCECE038 - Observe children to inform practice
  • CHCECE054 - Encourage understanding of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples’ cultures
  • CHCECE055 - Meet legal and ethical obligations in children’s education and care
  • CHCECE056 - Work effectively in children’s education and care
  • CHCPRT001 - Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
  • HLTAID012 - Provide First Aid in an education and care setting
  • HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
  • BSBSUS411 - Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBSTR401 - Promote innovation in team environments
+ Potential Career Opportunities
Potential Job Roles

Completing this certificate III will open many doors in terms of career opportunities whether this be in an childcare centre all over Australia or working in a pre-school or before and after school care. This course will equip you with the knowledge you need to succeed and grow in these roles.

Work Within:

  • Childcare Centres
  • Pre-Schools
  • Before and After school cares
+ Work placement
What is Work Placement?

Work placement employs practical learning through a structured program of onsite work experience giving you the tools to succeed in the real world.

Training Unlimited assists all students with securing work placement with our strong network of host employers. We also encourage our students to actively pursue finding their own work placement opportunities which provides additional experience when it comes to job searching later in their careers.

Minimum Work Placement Requirement

This Certificate III requires a minimum of 160 Hours of suitable work placement.

Entry Requirements

You must have suitable skills in language, numeracy and literacy for a Cert 3 level course. See more information

Additional Awareness Courses

Additionally, Training Unlimited offer personal development modules. We have a comprehensive range of Online Short Courses to extend your skills, that you can study from work or home to gain a same day non-accredited certificate.

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