Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Upskilled

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.

Course Fee:

Australian: $4,500

Entry Requirements:

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

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.

Further information:

Students who cannot read and write documents to the level needed will be enrolled in additional subjects to build the skills required. Applicants are given preference who: Have a T-Major in English in Year 12 or equivalent; can provide verified evidence of work experience in the children's services/community services area; or can provide evidence of previous study within the children's services sector.

Related Careers:

Early Childhood Educator, Nanny,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Mawson Lakes Yes Full time 1 year
Bega Yes Part time 1 year
Penrith Yes 1 year
Wagga Wagga Yes Online 1 year
Cronulla Yes 1 year
Aspley Part time 1 year
Darwin Part time 1 year
Mawson Lakes Yes 1 year
Melbourne Yes Part time 1 year
Tamworth Yes Part time 1 year
Port Macquarie Full time 1 year
Coffs Harbour Online 1 year
Aspley Full time 1 year
Darwin Full time 1 year
Campbelltown Yes 1 year
Port Augusta West Yes Online 1 year
Mildura Full time 1 year
Alice Springs Yes Part time 1 year
Richmond Yes 1 year
Geelong Yes 1 year
Dubbo Yes Online 1 year
Burleigh Heads Yes Part time 1 year
Maroochydore 1 year
Tamworth Yes 1 year
Sutherland Yes Part time 1 year
Townsville Yes Full time 1 year
Tweed Heads Yes 1 year
Geelong Yes Online 1 year
Dubbo Full time 1 year
Maroochydore Online 1 year
Melton Part time 1 year
Wagga Wagga Part time 1 year
Port Augusta West Online 1 year
North Ryde 1 year
Nowra Yes Full time 1 year
Cronulla Full time 1 year
Cairns 1 year
Bega Full time 1 year
Melton Full time 1 year
Tamworth 1 year
Launceston Yes 1 year
Launceston Part time 1 year
Armidale Full time 1 year
Ballina Full time 1 year
Goulburn Online 1 year
Singleton Yes Online 1 year
Surfers Paradise Yes 1 year
Sutherland Yes Online 1 year
Campbelltown 1 year
Goulburn Yes Full time 1 year
Ballina 1 year
Ipswich Yes Part time 1 year
Bega Online 1 year
Penrith Yes Full time 1 year
Newcastle Full time 1 year
Coffs Harbour Full time 1 year
Albury Yes Part time 1 year
Dee Why Yes Online 1 year
Griffith Online 1 year
Burleigh Heads Part time 1 year
Port Augusta West Yes Full time 1 year
Richmond Full time 1 year
Launceston Online 1 year
Nowra Full time 1 year
Dubbo Yes Full time 1 year
Eight Mile Plains Yes 1 year
Burleigh Heads Full time 1 year
Port Augusta West Yes 1 year
Richmond 1 year
Richmond Yes Full time 1 year
Cronulla Yes Online 1 year
Dubbo Yes 1 year
Eight Mile Plains Yes Online 1 year
Nuriootpa Online 1 year
Pakenham Online 1 year
Richmond Online 1 year
Toowoomba Part time 1 year
Townsville Full time 1 year
Nowra Online 1 year
Ballina Yes 1 year
Burleigh Heads Online 1 year
Melbourne Yes 1 year
Mildura 1 year
Port Augusta West 1 year
North Ryde Full time 1 year
Alice Springs Online 1 year
Canberra 1 year
St Leonards Yes Online 1 year
Melbourne Yes Online 1 year
Mildura Yes Full time 1 year
Wollongong Yes Part time 1 year
Wollongong 1 year
North Sydney Yes 1 year
Canberra Yes Part time 1 year
Darwin Yes Full time 1 year
Burleigh Heads Yes 1 year
Bendigo Yes Full time 1 year
Mildura Yes 1 year
Toowoomba Yes 1 year
Townsville Yes Online 1 year
Lismore Yes Part time 1 year
Aspley Yes Full time 1 year
Bathurst Yes Full time 1 year
Griffith Yes Online 1 year
Melbourne Full time 1 year
Wagga Wagga 1 year
Ipswich Online 1 year
Nowra Yes Online 1 year
Cronulla Online 1 year
Eight Mile Plains Yes Part time 1 year
Mawson Lakes Yes Part time 1 year
Port Augusta West Yes Part time 1 year
Melton Online 1 year
North Ryde Yes Full time 1 year
Cronulla Yes Full time 1 year
Dee Why Part time 1 year
Ballina Online 1 year
Hobart Yes Online 1 year
Campbelltown Yes Part time 1 year
Pakenham Full time 1 year
Rockhampton
Lismore Yes Online 1 year
Geelong Online 1 year
Ballina Yes Part time 1 year
St Leonards Yes Part time 1 year
Campbelltown Yes Full time 1 year
Pakenham 1 year
Lismore Part time 1 year
Townsville Part time 1 year
Nowra 1 year
Ballina Yes Full time 1 year
St Leonards Yes Full time 1 year
Brisbane Yes Online 1 year
Rosehill Yes Online 1 year
Newcastle Yes Part time 1 year
Townsville Yes Part time 1 year
Tweed Heads Yes Full time 1 year
Canberra Full time 1 year
Pakenham Yes Online 1 year
Campbelltown Yes Online 1 year
Shepparton Part time 1 year
Newcastle Yes Full time 1 year
Wollongong Full time 1 year
North Sydney Yes Full time 1 year
Armidale Yes Online 1 year
Chermside Yes 1 year
Cairns Full time 1 year
Bega Part time 1 year
Sydney Online 1 year
Lismore Online 1 year
Port Macquarie Yes Online 1 year
Sutherland 1 year
Ballarat 1 year
Dubbo 1 year
Goulburn 1 year
Shepparton 1 year
Mildura Part time 1 year
Surfers Paradise 1 year
North Ryde Online 1 year
North Sydney 1 year
Geelong Part time 1 year
Griffith Full time 1 year
Mackay Full time 1 year
Melton Yes Full time 1 year
Wollongong Yes 1 year
Launceston Yes Online 1 year
Canberra Yes 1 year
Darwin Yes Online 1 year
Bathurst Yes 1 year
Nuriootpa Part time 1 year
Bendigo Yes Online 1 year
Mildura Yes Part time 1 year
Tweed Heads 1 year
Armidale Online 1 year
Dubbo Yes Part time 1 year
Eight Mile Plains Yes Full time 1 year
Brisbane 1 year
Nuriootpa Full time 1 year
Rosehill Yes Full time 1 year
Newcastle 1 year
Alice Springs Part time 1 year
Mawson Lakes Full time 1 year
Chermside 1 year
Brisbane Online 1 year
Nuriootpa 1 year
Rosehill Yes 1 year
Mackay Yes Part time 1 year
Tweed Heads Yes Part time 1 year
Canberra Part time 1 year
Chermside Online 1 year
Hobart Online 1 year
Penrith Part time 1 year
Bendigo 1 year
Lismore Full time 1 year
North Ryde Part time 1 year
Alice Springs 1 year
Chermside Yes Full time 1 year
Darwin 1 year
Goulburn Part time 1 year
Singleton Yes Part time 1 year
Lismore 1 year
Port Macquarie Yes 1 year
Sutherland Full time 1 year
North Sydney Part time 1 year
Cronulla Part time 1 year
Burleigh Heads Yes Full time 1 year
Bendigo Yes Part time 1 year
Tamworth Yes Online 1 year
Mackay Yes Online 1 year
Alice Springs Yes 1 year
Sydney Yes 1 year
Nuriootpa Yes 1 year
Dee Why Yes Part time 1 year
Griffith Yes 1 year
Singleton Yes 1 year
Newcastle Yes Online 1 year
Sutherland Yes 1 year
North Sydney Yes Online 1 year
Campbelltown Full time 1 year
Goulburn Yes Part time 1 year
Hobart Yes Full time 1 year
Maroochydore Yes Full time 1 year
Rosehill Part time 1 year
Tamworth Online 1 year
Tweed Heads Full time 1 year
Coffs Harbour Part time 1 year
Chermside Part time 1 year
Griffith 1 year
Brisbane Yes Part time 1 year
Pakenham Part time 1 year
Richmond Part time 1 year
Wagga Wagga Yes 1 year
Aspley Yes Online 1 year
Chermside Full time 1 year
Bathurst Yes Online 1 year
Cairns Yes 1 year
Brisbane Yes Full time 1 year
Melbourne Online 1 year
North Ryde Yes 1 year
Armidale Yes Part time 1 year
Goulburn Yes Online 1 year
Pakenham Yes Full time 1 year
Cairns Yes Online 1 year
Brisbane Yes 1 year
Bendigo Full time 1 year
Newcastle Online 1 year
Alice Springs Full time 1 year
Chermside Yes Part time 1 year
Pakenham Yes 1 year
Ipswich Yes Online 1 year
Bathurst 1 year
Singleton Part time 1 year
Mackay Yes Full time 1 year
North Sydney Yes Part time 1 year
Armidale Yes 1 year
Mawson Lakes Online 1 year
Dubbo Part time 1 year
Griffith Yes Part time 1 year
Bendigo Online 1 year
Mackay Yes 1 year
Alice Springs Yes Full time 1 year
Sydney Yes Full time 1 year
Nowra Yes Part time 1 year
Darwin Yes Part time 1 year
Goulburn Full time 1 year
Shepparton Full time 1 year
Mildura Online 1 year
Tamworth Full time 1 year
Ipswich Full time 1 year
Townsville Online 1 year
Armidale Part time 1 year
Ballina Part time 1 year
Mackay Part time 1 year
Melbourne Part time 1 year
Sunbury Full time 1 year
Wollongong Online 1 year
Sutherland Online 1 year
Nowra Yes 1 year
Cronulla 1 year
Brisbane Part time 1 year
Shepparton Yes 1 year
Penrith Yes Part time 1 year
Toowoomba Yes Online 1 year
Wagga Wagga Yes Full time 1 year
Cronulla Yes Part time 1 year
Coffs Harbour Yes Part time 1 year
Hobart Yes 1 year
Mackay 1 year
Rosehill Yes Part time 1 year
Sunbury Online 1 year
Launceston 1 year
Nowra Part time 1 year
Pakenham Yes Part time 1 year
Hobart Full time 1 year
Mackay Online 1 year
Melton Yes Online 1 year
Port Macquarie Part time 1 year
Eight Mile Plains Part time 1 year
Albury Yes Full time 1 year
Coffs Harbour Yes 1 year
Hobart 1 year
Bathurst Full time 1 year
Rosehill Online 1 year
North Ryde Yes Online 1 year
Armidale Yes Full time 1 year
Mawson Lakes 1 year
Coffs Harbour Yes Online 1 year
St Leonards 1 year
Bega Yes 1 year
Sunbury Yes Part time 1 year
Port Augusta West Full time 1 year
Sutherland Part time 1 year
Ballarat Part time 1 year
Albury Yes Online 1 year
St Leonards Yes 1 year
Penrith Full time 1 year
Singleton Full time 1 year
Tamworth Part time 1 year
Ipswich Part time 1 year
Port Macquarie Online 1 year
Ballarat Full time 1 year
Aspley Online 1 year
Griffith Yes Full time 1 year
Singleton Yes Full time 1 year
Newcastle Yes 1 year
Toowoomba Yes Full time 1 year
Toowoomba 1 year
Tweed Heads Yes Online 1 year
Aspley Yes Part time 1 year
Bathurst Yes Part time 1 year
Maroochydore Yes Part time 1 year
Melton Yes Part time 1 year
Surfers Paradise Yes Full time 1 year
Alice Springs Yes Online 1 year
Sydney Yes Online 1 year
Canberra Yes Full time 1 year
Darwin Yes 1 year
Cairns Yes Part time 1 year
Bega 1 year
Melton 1 year
Newcastle Part time 1 year
Launceston Full time 1 year
Armidale 1 year
Albury Part time 1 year
Brisbane Full time 1 year
Maroochydore Yes 1 year
Melbourne 1 year
Surfers Paradise Yes Online 1 year
Lismore Yes 1 year
Geelong 1 year
Coffs Harbour Yes Full time 1 year
Ipswich Yes Full time 1 year
Maroochydore Yes Online 1 year
Bendigo Part time 1 year
Richmond Yes Part time 1 year
Geelong Yes Part time 1 year
Orange
Albury 1 year
Ipswich Yes 1 year
Bega Yes Full time 1 year
Penrith Yes Online 1 year
Port Augusta West Part time 1 year
Eight Mile Plains Full time 1 year
Albury Yes 1 year
Albury Online 1 year
Mawson Lakes Yes Online 1 year
Maroochydore Full time 1 year
Sydney Full time 1 year
Wollongong Part time 1 year
Sydney Yes Part time 1 year
Nuriootpa Yes Part time 1 year
Dee Why Online 1 year
St Leonards Online 1 year
Bathurst Online 1 year
Sunbury Yes Full time 1 year
Toowoomba Yes Part time 1 year
Toowoomba Full time 1 year
Richmond Yes Online 1 year
Nuriootpa Yes Full time 1 year
Ballina Yes Online 1 year
Penrith 1 year
Singleton 1 year
Sunbury Part time 1 year
Surfers Paradise Full time 1 year
Launceston Yes Full time 1 year
North Sydney Full time 1 year
Canberra Online 1 year
Griffith Part time 1 year
Penrith Online 1 year
Singleton Online 1 year
Wagga Wagga Full time 1 year
Ipswich 1 year
Tweed Heads Part time 1 year
Ballarat Online 1 year
Dubbo Online 1 year
Cairns Online 1 year
Bendigo Yes 1 year
Mildura Yes Online 1 year
North Ryde Yes Part time 1 year
Lismore Yes Full time 1 year
Aspley Yes 1 year
Ballarat Yes Part time 1 year
Cairns Yes Full time 1 year
Shepparton Yes Online 1 year
Melton Yes 1 year
Wagga Wagga Online 1 year
Campbelltown Online 1 year
Mawson Lakes Part time 1 year
Albury Full time 1 year
St Leonards Part time 1 year
Bathurst Part time 1 year
Rosehill 1 year
Tweed Heads Online 1 year
Coffs Harbour 1 year
Dee Why Full time 1 year
Ballarat Yes 1 year
St Leonards Full time 1 year
Maroochydore Part time 1 year
Sydney Part time 1 year
Port Macquarie Yes Part time 1 year
Geelong Yes Full time 1 year
Dee Why 1 year
Ballarat Yes Online 1 year
Burleigh Heads 1 year
Melbourne Yes Full time 1 year
Tamworth Yes Full time 1 year
Port Macquarie Yes Full time 1 year
Port Macquarie 1 year
Eight Mile Plains 1 year
Aspley 1 year
Cairns Part time 1 year
Bega Yes Online 1 year
Sydney 1 year
Surfers Paradise Part time 1 year
Launceston Yes Part time 1 year
Townsville 1 year
Eight Mile Plains Online 1 year
Darwin Online 1 year
Shepparton Yes Part time 1 year
Sunbury Yes 1 year
Surfers Paradise Yes Part time 1 year
Sutherland Yes Full time 1 year
Townsville Yes 1 year
Campbelltown Part time 1 year
Chermside Yes Online 1 year
Hobart Yes Part time 1 year
Shepparton Yes Full time 1 year
Sunbury Yes Online 1 year
Wollongong Yes Full time 1 year
Toowoomba Online 1 year
Wagga Wagga Yes Part time 1 year
Nuriootpa Yes Online 1 year
Dee Why Yes Full time 1 year
Burleigh Heads Yes Online 1 year
Shepparton Online 1 year
Sunbury 1 year
Surfers Paradise Online 1 year
North Sydney Online 1 year
Geelong Full time 1 year
Dee Why Yes 1 year
Hobart Part time 1 year
Perth
Rosehill Full time 1 year
Wollongong Yes Online 1 year
Canberra Yes Online 1 year
Goulburn Yes 1 year
Ballarat Yes Full time 1 year
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