Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Benchmark College

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

Structure:

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.

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Sydney No info No Full time
Sydney No info No
Penrith No info No Full time
Penrith No info No

Benchmark College is a Registered Training Organisation endorsed by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). Established in 1998 and part of the Academies Australasia group, Benchmark College operates primarily throughout NSW with campuses in Penrith and Sydney CBD. We also deliver training on the Central Coast and Newcastle. 

At Benchmark College, we see learning as a life long journey and a pathway for change and growth. Our aim is to have students at the centre of our service delivery and as such we are committed to providing you with learning support throughout your training. Our delivery methods include classroom training and traineeships (on-the-job training), call or email us and we can provide you with more information.


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