DIVTEC Training and Further Education

CHC50113 - Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

DIVTEC Training and Further Education

Course details

CRICOS course code: 099448E

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

This qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

You will be required to complete 240 hrs of vocational placement in an approved Early Childhood Education and Care centre to achieve the practical aspects of the course. Practical placement can be arranged with DIVTEC host employers or another approved workplace.

Units: 28 units - 23 Core and 5 Electives.

Core Units

  • CHCDIV002 Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres strait Islander cultural safety
  • CHCECE001 Develop cultural competence
  • CHCECE002 Ensure the health and safety of children
  • CHCECE003 Provide care for children
  • CHCECE004 Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
  • CHCECE005 Provide care for toddlers and babies
  • CHCECE007 Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
  • CHCECE009 Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
  • CHCECE016 Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children
  • CHCHECE017 Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood
  • CHCECE018 Nurture creativity in children
  • CHCECE019 Facilitate compliance in an education and care services
  • CHCECE020 Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviour
  • CHCECE021 Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children
  • CHCECE022 Promote children's agency
  • CHCECE023 Analyse information to inform learning
  • CHCECE024 Design and implement the curriculum to foster children's learning and development
  • CHCECE025 Embed sustainable practices in service operations
  • CHCEDE026 Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for children
  • CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
  • CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
  • HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
  • HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety

Elective Units

  • CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  • CHCINM002 Meet community information needs
  • CHCMGT003 Lead the work team
  • CHCPOL002 Develop and implement policy
  • CHCPOL003 Research and apply evidence to practice

Listed electives are indicative of our general unit selection for this qualification. There may be potential to customise elective offerings subject to business needs and viability.

Locations: Not all electives are available at all campus sites or delivery types. Please contact the DIVTEC Training Team for more information.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider.
Start date: June 2021
September 2021
Duration: 97 weeks
Study mode: Full time
Address

DIVTEC Training and Further Education

Strathpine Campus
Unit 2, 401 Gympie Road Brisbane Queensland 4500
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider.
Start date: June 2021
September 2021
Duration: 97 weeks
Study mode: Full time
Address

Auxiliary Campuses

662 Samford Road and 121 Scanlan Road
Brisbane Queensland 4053
Australia

Entry criteria

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, upon enrolment, all students will be required to complete language, literacy and numeracy activities. You will need to demonstrate a sound ability to read, write and understand the English language and use everyday mathematical problem solving strategies.

As a college policy, the student must be 18 years old, have a minimum of Year 12 Certificate or equivalent and IELTS score of 5.5

Address

DIVTEC Training and Further Education
Strathpine Campus
Unit 2, 401 Gympie Road Brisbane Queensland 4500
Australia