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CHC50113 DIPLOMA OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE

FACULTY OF

CHILDREN'S SERVICES

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CHC50113

082974M

32 weeks

Authorised supervisor (children’s services); centre manager (children’s services); group/ team coordinator/ leader (children’s services); child care worker; child development worker; children’s services coordinator; children’s adviser

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Diploma of Leadership and Management

Brisbane Campus & Main Campus

  • Unique benefit of a quality on-site childcare centre for our Gold Coast students’ practical training
  • Close relationships with quality childcare centres for our Brisbane students’ practical training. These are carefully selected so our students gain experience with the best
  • Theory lessons taught in modern classrooms with the latest in interactive whiteboard technology

KEY BENEFITS

OVERVIEW

By choosing to continue your childcare studies with Imagine Education’s Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care, you pave your way to a higher level of responsibility in the field of childcare.

 

As part of your diploma you will complete up to 240 invaluable hours of practical training. Should you choose to study this qualification at our Gold Coast Campus, this will take place at either our unique on-site childcare centre, Imagine Childcare and Kindergarten, located right next to our Main Campus on the Gold Coast, or at a selected quality childcare centre.   Should you choose to study this qualification at our Brisbane Campus, you will also complete 240 hours of invaluable practical training. This will take place at a selected quality childcare centre. 

 

Once you graduate from this course, you may either choose to start your childcare career, or continue your studies with a university degree in Education or Community Services*.

*This Diploma is a pathway to a university degree, but does not guarantee you entry into university.

TIMETABLE - GOLD COAST & BRISBANE

DISTANCE EDUCATION

5 hours 

per week

TUTORIAL DAY

Thursday

8:30am - 4:30pm

(Attendance is recorded)

PRACTICAL 

Day to be determined by your trainer;

8:30am - 4:30pm

(Attendance is recorded)

* Please note; Course timetables are subject to change

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Students need to be 15 years old and are required to have reading, writing and comprehension skills equivalent to Year 10 pass level to successfully complete the Certificate level courses.

Overseas students English Proficiency Level will be tested prior to the commencement of Vocational Education and Training Courses. Imagine Education Australia requires an IELTS 5.5 with no band less than 5, or equivalent (as determined by Imagine Education Australia).

Should you feel you may not possess these literacy skills or have not completed a formal leaving certificate please contact us to discuss support arrangements.

Students studying this course are required to obtain a Blue Card for working with children.