CHC30121 Cert III in Early Childhood Education and Care

This nationally recognised qualification is offered to up-skill or re-skill employees working as early childhood education and care workers.

It gives the opportunity for growth in confidence and competence while working in an education setting.

The qualification is offered to a wide range of workers including:

  • Childcare assistant
  • Family day-care assistant
  • Before or after school caregiver
  • Vocation Care Assistant
  • Nanny

Is this course for you?

Are you employed as a Childcare assistant, Family daycare assistant, Before or after school caregiver, Vacation Care Assistant or Nanny?

Do you want to become more effective as you support the education and care of children?

Are you a senior school student attending a school in the greater Darwin area?

On completion you will have a greater understanding of:

  • Working with diversity and effectively in the education and care environment
  • Communicating with, and supporting behaviour of children.
  • Developmental stages of children.
  • Complying with education and care centres’ administrative requirements
  • Complying with legislative, policy and industrial requirements
  • WHS Process
  • The skills and knowledge gained will be relevant to the education and care setting inwhich you are working.

If you are not currently employed in an education and care environment you will be required to volunteer for a minimum of two days equivalent a week for the duration of the course.

Course Delivery
Adult Learners

Please contact us for current delivery information.

VETDSS (VET Delivered to Secondary Students)

This course is delivered during the school term, on Wednesday’s from 8:30am – 3:00pm in our training room.

Adult Learners

Administration fee – $250
Course fee – $4,500 with 4 quarterly payments over the delivery of the course.

The course fee may be reduced depending on previously completed courses.

For more information contact RTO Registrar on (08) 8920 3518

VETDSS (VET Delivered to Secondary Students)

All school students’ course enrolment fees are covered by the NT Government VETDSS program.

Course Intakes
Adult Learners

Please inquire to find out more information regarding intakes.

VETDSS (VET Delivered to Secondary Students)

School students wanting to enrol in this course should contact their school VET/Careers Coordinator to express interest. Students will need to participate in an application process that generally involves an interview. Applications open in Semester 2 for the following year. The course then commences in Term 1.

Units of Competency
The 15 core units and 3 electives must be completed in order to finish the course. Details will be updated once qualification is added to scope.

For more information contact RTO Registrar on (08) 8920 3518