Become an important part of children’s development and learning. With more and more child care centres opening up to meet the demands of working families, this shortage is likely to continue. This means that there are many employment opportunities for qualified child care workers – so get qualified and kick start your career!
With the accredited Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, you will acquire the knowledge, skills and experience to be job-ready, with working knowledge of child development, care giving and programming for children 0-5 years in a supervised role.
The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is made up of 18 units. All units are compulsory.
This qualification is for those who would like to make a positive impact upon children’s lives. The course is packed with lots of fun practical training and play activities, all essential for working in childcare.This course is especially designed to provide skills and knowledge in understanding, caring for and supporting the development of children.
What will you learn?
- Child development support
- Effective interaction with children
- Play & learning provision
- Caring for babies & children
- First-aid & allergy care
- Health & safety
- Nutritional food
- National Quality Framework
- Communication with parents & co-workers
Rewarding and fun career options include:
Childcare assistant, family day carer or nanny.
All students must undertake the following:
- Working with Children Check