Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Benchmark College

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

28 units: 23 core; 5 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; Develop positive and respectful relationships with children; Nurture creativity in children; plus more. Electives: Develop teams and individuals; Meet information needs of the community; Provide mentoring support to colleagues; Undertake research activities; plus more.

Related Careers:

Early Childhood Educator,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Sydney No info No Full time 2 years
Penrith No info No Full time 2 years
Penrith No info No Part time

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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