Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

nrt

What is CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care?


The CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is a nationally recognised qualification based on competency standards from the Community Services Training Package. The competency standards have been developed under the National Training Framework and form the basis of the qualification.
CHC50113- Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.
The Diploma is made up of 28 Units:

  • CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
  • 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 toddlers and babies
  • CHCECE007 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
  • CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide 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
  • CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety 
  • CHCECE016 Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
  • HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
  • CHCECE020 Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
  • CHCECE026 Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
  • CHCECE021 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
  • CHCECE019 Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
  • CHCECE025 Embed sustainable practices in service operations
  • CHCECE018 Nurture creativity in children
  • CHCECE017 Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
  • CHCECE023 Analyse information to inform learning
  • CHCECE022 Promote Children's Agency
  • CHCECE024 Design and Implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development
  • CHCMGT003 Lead the work team 
  • BSBINN502 Build and Sustain an Innovative work environment
  • CHCPOL002 Develop and Implement policy
  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and Improve own professional practice
  •  BSBMGT605 Provide Leadership across the organisation

The competencies will be assessed both off and on the job, and the training modules are relevant to what is reflected in today's workforce. All units of competency have a theory based component, which students will work through. This will be combined with "on the job" practical component.

Course Duration: 24  months

Entry requirements

This course is for students who have completed CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care , and are currently employed and working within the early childhood sector. A minimum of 18 years of age.

Whilst Child Care Services Training qualifications are open access, to ensure the success of an individual, CCCT's facilitators recommend that students have completed a minimum of year 10 and that their literacy and numeracy skills be at basic adult learning level.

Child Care Services Training uses a Language Literacy and Numeracy Tool, designed to identify individual students support requirements.

If a student does not meet the minimum requirements, our facilitators will recommend an introductory pre-vocational course to assist with literacy and numeracy skills.

For placement within services, students will need to provide evidence of a clear working with children check displaying their legal capacity to work with children. (URL: https://screening.sa.gov.au/)

Student Course Fees / Incidental costs
The cost of the course will be $5,040. ($180.00 per unit)
Child Care Services Training does not offer any fee concessions or fee exemptions.

  • Materials Fee (This includes text books and other related materials) $200.00
  • Department of Human Services to work with children check
  • Course and Qualifications Entry Requirements.
  • Whilst Child Care Services Training qualifications are open access, to ensure the success of an individual, CCCT's facilitators recommend that students have completed a minimum of year 10 and that their literacy and numeracy skills be at basic adult learning level. If a student does not meet the minimum requirements, our facilitators will recommend an introductory pre-vocational foundation skills course to assist with literacy and numeracy skills.
  • Students will need to provide evidence of a clear working with children check displaying their legal capacity to work with children.

 WorkReady Funding: 

Child Care Services Training is a WorkReady provider

Students may be eligible for funding under WorkReady*

Cost: $400 student co-contribution fee.

*Visit http://skills.sa.gov.au/  for eligibility and subsidy criteria

  • 'Subsidies may apply'
  •  For more information contact Child Care Services Training.

 

Learning Pathways and Delivery Methods
CCST offers an external method of delivery for your convenience:

  • Externally via a self-paced mode: this delivery is completed via a resource package that includes support materials, text books, self study guide and assessment resources. For learners working in an early childhood context, you will be able to complete the on the job competencies in your workplace. CCST will contact learners fortnightly to see how they are going and offer on-going support and motivation. This will be via: email, phone and face to visits. Resources will be accessed by our online Moodle portal.
  • For Diploma students, we have a facilitated tutorial session scheduled for 1 night per month at our training rooms. We assist students with their study. Study sessions and workshops may also be available to learners who may require additional support. Learners will have access to a facilitator to provide support as they work through their units of competency.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning will also be discussed with all learners (if relevant) to appropriately recognise any previous learning. We have an RPL Information kit if you would like more information regarding this; please call Lisa Tregenza to discuss the best option for you.

Facebook Posts

Our Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care students have been very busy today. They have learnt the secrets of cloud dough, gloop and playdough today and then looked at extending this with natural resources. A lot of mess and fun was had. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

This amazing artwork appeared outside our training rooms last week. It was fascinating to read about the story behind the art. Thanks Rusted Tin - Contemporary Aboriginal Arts for providing us with such a lovely view.
RTO: Code 40201Salisbury has developed into a diverse community, a gathering place for people from around the globe. The iconography in the design brings together moments past, present and future.

Salisbury is a place that has provided opportunities for people to settle and build an existence.

The centrepiece of the design is this moment in time where people from all over the globe have gathered here in this place. The future challenges us to nurture, support and grow together in ways where we respect all citizens, where we promote opportunity, we work to eliminate all forms of discrimination, and we engage all people in decision-making that affect their lives, by truly valuing diversity.

Elements of iconography represented in the design are

Opportunities

A journey between two places

People sitting together sharing and learning

A sunset to represent the promise of a new beginning

Nurturing supporting and growing together
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

A busy day today teaching HLTAID004 Provide an Emergency First Aid response in an Education and Care Setting! A great group of students and a few laughs as well.
RTO: Code 40201
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Reminder for everyone who has registered to attend our Information Session Tomorrow 25th July 2019.
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113)

Stepping Stone (SA) Childcare & Early Development Centres Pre-employment program at Playford Alive!

Child Care Services Training, in association with the Department for Innovation and Skills is seeking motivated and committed people from Adelaide’s northern suburbs to complete the Stepping Stone (SA) Childcare & Early Development Centres Pre-employment program. If you’re able to commit to a 24 week training program starting in August and are eligible to obtain a working with children check, register now to attend the information and selection session held on 25 July 2019. Learn more and register: renewalsa.sa.gov.au/stepping-stone-sa-childcare-ea…/
RTO: Code 40201
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Upcoming Training:
Safe Environments for Children and Young People
(Previously Child Safe Environments)
RTO: Code 40201

Date: Wednesday 14th August, 2019

Time: 9.00 – 4.00 pm
Location: Salisbury
Cost: $90
Book in: Call Lisa 0423 288 311
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook