CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
Duration :12 Months Full-time
Deciding on a career in early childhood education is most often described as rewarding, satisfying and enjoyable. But it can be more than that, it can be life fulfilling.
Embrace the true passion of what it is to be an extraordinary childcare educator – supporting children’s love for learning and life. You will be instrumental in nurturing children’s development through play-based learning to enhance social, emotional, cognitive, creative, language and physical skills for independence, peer interaction and school readiness.
An in-demand and flexible career path, begin your journey with ZOI Education studying under highly qualified, supportive and inspiring trainers. Nationally recognised, Certificate III In Early Childhood Education and Care is the minimum required to become an educator of 0 to 5-year old children within Australia.
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care at ZOI Education is completed over a 12 months period attending weekly theoretical classes in our modern and custom designed Parkville campus training facility. Our holistic approach to learning is underpinned by our student work place program where students complete 480 hours weekly of on-the-job mentoring at a prestigious child care centre in Melbourne.
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education requires the completion of 18 units including 15 core and 3 elective units which ZOI Education has selected.
Certificate III In Early Childhood Education | Course Outline
Students will complete the course of Certificate III In Early Childhood Education over a 12 month period attending weekly theoretical classes in our modern and custom designed Parkville campus training facility. Our holistic approach to learning is underpinned by our student work place program where students complete 480 hours weekly of on-the-job mentoring at one of 6 prestigous locations around Melbourne.
Certificate III In Early Childhood Education | Units of Study
The qualification of Certificate III In Early Childhood Education requires the completion of 18 units including 15 core and 3 elective units which ZOI Education have selected to include.
|CORE / ELECTIVE||CODE||UNIT|
|Core||CHCECE009||Use an appropriate learning framework to guide practice|
|Core||CHCLEG001||Work legally & ethically|
|Core||CHCECE002||Ensure the health & safety of children|
|Core||HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health & Safety|
|Core||CHCECE013||Use information about children to inform practice|
|Core||HLTAID004||Provide an emergency first aid response in an education & care setting|
|Core||CHCECE004||Promote & provide healthy food & drinks|
|Core||CHCECE005||Provide care for babies & toddlers|
|Core||CHCECE003||Provide care for children|
|Core||CHCPRT001||Identify & respond to children & yound people at risk|
|Core||CHCECE007||Develop positive & respectful relationships with children|
|Core||CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torees Strait Islander cultural safety|
|Core||CHCECE001||Develop cultural competence|
|Core||CHCECE010||Support the holistic development of children in early childhood|
|Core||CHCECE011||Provide experiences to support children's play & learning|
|Elective||MSMSUP 106||Work in a team|
|Elective||CHCECE006||Support behaviour of children & young people|
|Elective||VU21666||Participate in job seeking activities|
Certificate III In Early Childhood Education | Premium Work Placement
ZOI Education has created an innovative learning program offering best practice applied learning opportunities across all courses. In addition, we have partnered with Melbourne’s premier early learning centres to supply each ZOI student with a pre-arranged work experience placement. Weekly work placement training combined with our quality classroom based theoretical learning from our passionate trainers will ensure students excel.
All ZOI students undertaking a Certificate III or a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care must complete a minimum number of hours of mandatory practical work experience within early learning centres to fulfil their qualification requirements.
Certificate III In Early Childhood Education | What Can I Do Upon Graduation?
After graduation from the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education at ZOI Education you will be qualified to work as the following:
- Early Childhood educator
- Family day care
- Out-of-school hours care assistant
- Recreation assistant
In addition, upon completion of the Certificate III of Early Childhood Education and Care you may decide to study a further year at ZOI Education and receive the Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.Enquire Now