CHC30113 - Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

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About the Program

Early Childhood Educators are instrumental in laying the foundation for success of learning throughout High School, College or university. Consider a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. You will learn to plan, implement and manage programs in early childhood services, in accordance with licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements. Legislation now requires most educators in the early childhood services industry to either hold or be working towards a Diploma level qualification. 

Employment Opportunities

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
•    Early Childhood Educator 
•    Nominated Supervisor
•    Children’s Services Coordinator 

Entry Requirements

There are no academic entry requirements for this qualification. Students are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) which we can assist with, photo identification and meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements.

Training delivery

This course can be conducted online, blended, work-based or in the classroom. Training is delivered through our Registered Training Organisation: Alpine Training Pty Ltd RTO ID 41511. 

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a: Nationally recognised Certificate & Transcript or Statement of Attainment (if found competent in at least 1 Unit of Competency.

Pathways Information

This qualification will also offer a pathway into other degrees including: 
•    Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching, Birth – Five, Birth – 12 Years)
•    Bachelor of Education
•    Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)
•    Bachelor of Human Services
•    Bachelor of Teaching (Birth – Five)

Course Structure

To successfully complete this qualification, you require 28 units of competency. These 28 units are comprised of 23 core units and 5 elective units. The units of competency shown below have been selected by Alpine Training based on the course purpose.


For course fees details please contact our Administration Office 
Phone: 07 3554 109



12 Months


Delivery Mode

Classroom, Online, Distance/correspondence, Work based or RPL


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