Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Australian Child Care Career Options (Accco) Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children's wellbeing, learning and development. Individuals will gain the necessary skills to supervise activities and provide care for children, facilitate their learning, leisure and play; that allow them to make the most of their potential. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously.

Entry Requirements:

Entrance requirements vary between providers


18 units: 15 core; 3 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework; Develop cultural competence; Ensure the health and safety of children; Provide care for children; Promote and provide healthy food and drinks; Provide care for babies and toddlers; plus more. Electives: Support behaviour of children and young people; Comply with family day care administration requirements; Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Promote innovation in a team environment; Interact positively with infants, toddlers and parents in a recreation environment; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 02483D (QLD)

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Ingleburn No info No Online
Ingleburn No info No Full time
Ingleburn No info No Part time
Fortitude Valley No info Yes Online 2 years
Fortitude Valley No info Yes
Fortitude Valley No info Yes Full time 0.5 year
Fortitude Valley No info Yes Part time 1 year
Smithfield Plains No info No Online
Smithfield Plains No info No Full time
Smithfield Plains No info No Part time
Established in 1996, Australian Child Care Career Options (ACCCO) is a Registered Training Organisation delivering training in education throughout Australia. Graduates are well placed to take advantage of industry skills shortages with education services contacting ACCCO to enquire about placements for assistant educators, lead educators and directors.

Provider CRICOS: 02483D (QLD)

Is the information on this page correct? Request update

Request Information
Receive information from institutions offering similar courses

Related courses