Certificate III + Diploma
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Up to 20 months, with the ability to complete faster
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This course meets the 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.
If you love working with children and would like to commence a career in early childhood education, this Double Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30121) and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50121) qualification from Kirana Colleges could be ideal for you.
The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30121) is the minimum qualification required to gain employment in an education and care service and to become a qualified educator, while the additional Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50121) will open doors to roles that require further education, such as supervisory and leadership roles with child care and education service providers.
The combination of these two qualifications is designed to give you both basic and more advances skills that will enable to you successfully plan, implement and manage programs in early childhood services.
Kirana Colleges is the currently the only institution to offer a combination of these two qualifications, and completing them at the same time will mean that you can complete them sooner and open additional employment opportunities in the competitive early childhood services industry.
There are no formal educational prerequisites for this course - anyone can enrol.
Students will be required to complete and pass a Working with Children/Vulnerable People Check in the state or territory that you are planning to work in prior to work placement.
While completing the Double Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30121) and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50121) qualification from Kirana Colleges, you may study the following subjects:
Recommended Elective Units:
** Students need to source their own first aid course
Note: The course includes 440 hours of work placement. Students will be required to complete and pass a Working with Children/Vulnerable People Check in the state or territory that you are planning to work in prior to work placement.
Get the skills and can-do attitude that employees are looking for when you get qualified with Kirana Colleges! They have a commitment to delivering work-ready courses and training to ensure students thrive and succeed. Since its beginning in 2009, Kirana Colleges 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, disability support, mental health and aged care. Discover the freedom of studying online and the endless opportunities!
Kirana Colleges 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.
On completion, this Double Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30121) and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50121) course will give you a nationally recognised qualification that will allow you to work in any organisation providing early childhood services and education.
By learning crucial skills such as how to work effectively in children's care and education, how to support holistic learning and development of children, how to plan and implement children's education and care curriculum and how to manage team effectiveness, you will be able to enjoy a successful career as an early childhood educator across a wide range of industry roles.
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.
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