CHC50113 - Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Further your knowledge in childcare with a diploma in early childhood education and care. Understand how to effectively design and implement curriculum in early childhood education and care services. Undertaking this course will provide you with the tools to successful lead a team in a education or childcare setting with specifics units teaching you about leadership. This course has been developed as a flow on course from the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification. Students who undertake this course after completing their Certificate III will receive credit transfer for cross over units.


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Course Outline

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

These include:

Course Details

Course Code Course Name
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
Course Duration Work Experience
12 months* (If CHC30113 is held) Not Required
Delivery Method Course Dates
Classroom & Online Rolling Intakes

Childcare Skills Gained

Throughout this course you will gain several skills including the:

  • Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
  • Nuture children's creativity
  • How to estabilsh and maintain a safe and healthy environment
  • Design, analyse and implement curriculum
  • Lead the work team
  • Learn strategies for inclusion
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+ Units undertaken in this course
Units with CHC30113 credit transfer
  • CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
  • HLTWHS001 - Paticpate in worplace health and safety
  • CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
  • CHCECE001 - Develop cultural competence
  • CHCECE002 - Ensure the health and safety of children
  • CHCECE003 - Provide care for children
  • CHCECE004 - Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
  • CHCECE005 - Provide care for babies and toddlers
  • CHCECE007 - Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
  • CHCECE009 - Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
  • CHCECE010 - Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
  • CHCECE013 - Use information about children to inform practice
  • CHCPRT001 - Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
  • HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
  • CHCECE026 - Work in partnership with families to provide apporpriate education and care for children
  • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
Diploma Units
  • HLTWHS003 - Maintain work health and safety
  • CHCMGT003 - Lead the work team
  • CHCECE016 - Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
  • CHCECE017 - Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
  • CHCECE019 - Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
  • CHCECE020 - Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
  • CHCECE021 - Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
  • CHCECE022 - Promote children’s agency
  • CHCECE023 - Analyse information to inform learning
  • CHCECE024 - Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development
  • CHCECE025 - Embed sustainable practices in service operations
+ Potential Career Opportunities
Potential Job Roles

Completing this Diploma will open many doors in terms of career opportunities in childcare services all over Australia in a leadership and managerial role. This course will be sured to equip you with the knowledge you need to succeed and grow in these roles.

Work as:

  • Childcare centre manager
  • Children's services coordinator
  • Educational support leader or support officer
  • Childhood education manager
  • Children's services manager
+ 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 Diploma requires a minumum of 240 Hours of suitable workplacement.


Entry Requirements

Whilst there are no specific entry requirements for this qualification, students enrolling into the course must demonstrate that they:

You must have with suitable skills in language, numeracy and literacy for a Diploma level course. See more information https://www.aqf.edu.au/aqf-levels


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