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PROGRAMS

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR

CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
(CRICOS 107418G)
CHC50121 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
(CRICOS 107419F)

If you are planning to embark on a career in Early Childhood Education and Care, are looking to improve your current career or want to further your own personal development, our Early Childhood Educator Program will prepare you for the industry.

CAMPUS LOCATIONS

Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney

MULTIPLE QUALIFICATIONS ACHIEVED

CHC30121 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC50121 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

PRACTICAL WORK PLACEMENTS

Learn on the job in an Australian Child Care Centre with multiple work placements during your study

DIRECT ENTRY INTO BACHELOR PROGRAM

ALG is happy to be working collaboratively with Ikon to offer a pathway into Ikon’s Bachelor of Early Childhood Education

EXTENDED STUDY DURATION

104 weeks (Full-time training and assessment)

8 Terms x 10 weeks
24 weeks of holidays

Blended In-Class and Online Delivery

A combination of in-class learning (20 hours per week) + a mix of online supervised study (6 hours per week) and self-directed study

Nationally Recognised Courses

The program consists of two nationally recognised qualifications that are recognised across Australia

JOB OUTCOMES

After completing the Early Childhood Educator program with ALG, you will be well qualified for wide range of careers in the industry

Early Childhood Educator

Family Day Care Educator

Occasional Care Educator

Centre Director

Educational Leader

Qualified Nanny

Nominated Supervisor

Second in Charge/ Certified Supervisor

Room Leader

Expected weekly pay*

*According to JobOutlook

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR PROGRAM

Overview

The Early Childhood Educator program will develop you into a well-rounded Early Childhood Educator through the completion of two nationally recognised qualifications.

Students will learn to support children’s well-being and development and  implement an approved learning framework. You will develop extensive skills and understanding of pedagogical practices and in-depth knowledge to design and implement an approved curriculum that meets the requirements of an approved learning framework and for maintaining compliance in other areas of service operations.

Furthermore, you will gain the confidence to lead a team working in long daycare centres, family daycare, pre-schools or kindergartens.

CHC30121
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

CRICOS Course Code | 107418G

As the entry-level qualification for the Early Childhood industry, our Early Childhood Education and Care Courses provides students with a great foundation for a meaningful career path.

In this course, students learn to support children’s well-being and development in the context of an approved learning framework. Students will develop a range of skills and knowledge using discretion and judgment when carrying out their work in the context of established organisational policies and procedures.

CHC50121
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

CRICOS Course Code | 107419F

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care builds on the existing skills and knowledge acquired in Certificate III.

In this course, students will learn to implement an approved learning framework, and support children’s well-being, learning and development. You will develop extensive skills and understanding of pedagogical practices and in-depth knowledge to design and implement an approved curriculum that meets the requirements of an approved learning framework and for maintaining compliance in other areas of service operations.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

COURSE FEES

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MODULES

Prepare to work with children
Nurture and support Children
Understanding diversity, indigenous culture and safe practices
CHC30121 – Work Placement
Leadership in early childhood education
Support and partnerships in ECEC
Learning and curriculum in ECEC
CHC50121 – Work Placement

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

Click here to download the Units of Competency for Certificate III in Early Childhood Education.

Click here to download the Units of Competency for Diploma of Early Childhood Education.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Click here to see the entry requirements for Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

Click here to see the entry requirements for Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.

TIMETABLE

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Your path to a more meaningful career starts here!

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