CHC30113Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Kirana Colleges
Kirana Colleges
  • Awarded by

    Kirana Colleges (RTO 52247)

  • Qualification

    Certificate III

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Upfront payment

  • Duration

    4 months

  • Start Date

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  • Location

    NSW | WA | QLD | ACT

  • Career Outcomes

    Family Day Care Worker | Nanny | Early Childhood Educator | Playgroup Supervisor | View all

This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

Last modified: 12 Feb 2018

In a Nutshell

Have a knack for working with kids? Passionate about helping them grow, learn and develop? Being a schoolteacher isn't the only career path! Why not study a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113) with Kirana? 

To work in this industry, you need to have (or be working towards) an approved Cert III level qualification, so this jam-packed course is the perfect place to start. It provides you with everything you need to start your career in the early childhood sector. From learning the basics of caring for young children to nurturing their learning and development, you'll be well-versed in all things child care and ready to seek out your dream role.

Working in early childhood education and care is fun, challenging and rewarding – and it's also a fast-growing sector in Australia. So what are you waiting for? This could be the first step in an amazing career!

  • What You'll Need to Get In


    There are no eligibility requirements for this course. However, students will need to obtain a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check.

  • Subject Breakdown

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    In this early childhood education course, the subjects you may study include:

    • CHCLEG001 - Work legally and ethically
    • CHCPRT001 - Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
    • CHCECE009 - Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
    • CHCECE004 - Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
    • CHCECE002 - Ensure the health and safety of children
    • CHCECE003 - Provide care for children
    • CHCECE005 - Provide care for babies and toddlers
    • CHCECE007 - Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
    • CHCECE001 - Develop cultural competence
    • CHCDIV002 - Promote Aboriginal and-or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
    • HLTWHS001 - Participate in workplace health and safety
    • CHCECE010 - Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
    • CHCECE011 - Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
    • CHCECE013 - Use information about children to inform practice
    • HLTAID004 - Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
    • CHCECE006 - Support behaviour of children and young people
    • CHCECE012 - Support children to connect with their world
    • CHCPRP003 - Reflect on and improve own professional practice
    • CHCECE006 - Support behaviour of children and young people
    • CHCECE012 - Support children to connect with their world
    • CHCDIV001 - Work with diverse people
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  • Why Kirana Colleges?

    Get the skills and can-do attitude that employees are looking for when you get qualified with Kirana Education! They have a commitment to delivering work-ready courses and training to ensure students thrive and succeed.

    Since its beginning in 2009, Kirana Education has grown to offer over 50 qualifications ranging from Certificate II to Advanced Diplomas. Their in-demand courses offer a platform to launch a career in childhood education and care, community services, business administration and more.

    Have the flexibility to study online, on campus or enjoy a blended learning experience – the choice is yours and the opportunities are endless!

    Kirana Education is all about providing their students with a positive and supportive learning experience, which is why they’ve developed the Student Assistance Program (SAP). SAP is a confidential and free counselling service which includes a dedicated 24/7 hotline and free counselling sessions (available in person or via Skype) to help keep your mental health and wellbeing on track.

Where Will This Course Take You?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care from Kirana.

Graduates are able to pursue a range of education and care roles in the early childhood sector, from nannying to working in playgroup or after school care settings. Graduates may also choose to pursue further study with a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.

Wondering where a career in early childhood education could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Early Childhood Teacher, Primary Teacher, Child Care Coordinator, Early Learning Coordinator, Kindergarten Teacher, Professional Development Educator, Child and Family Services Manager, Community Worker, Family Day Care Educator, Mobile Service Educator, Occasional Care Educator.

  • Family Day Care Worker
  • Nanny
  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Playgroup Supervisor
  • Outside School Care Educator
  • Preschool Assistant

Let's Talk Price

Kirana Colleges offers affordable payment options to help you get you closer to achieving your learning and career goals sooner.

  • Upfront payment via direct debit, debit/credit card or cash
  • Kirana have a range of government financial assistance packages to help subsidise the course fees of eligible students.

Enquire now for more information and to see if you meet eligibility criteria.

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