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Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

National ID: CHC30121 | State ID: BGY3

Your gateway to a rewarding career in a growing industry

Early Childhood Education and Care is an expanding industry for those with a genuine interest and passion in the care and education of young children up to the age of 5 years. The childcare industry is demanding higher qualifications and training from educators in this field to ensure consistently high standards of education and care for children placed in these services. This can be achieved by completing the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

You'll learn how to interact and foster the development of the children while working within legal requirements and ensuring the children's health and safety are not at risk.

You will work closely with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them in various child care situations.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Child Care Aide | Family Day Care Worker | Family Day Carer | Nanny

Other job titles may include:

  • Early childhood educator
  • Playgroup supervisor
  • Recreation assistant
  • Childhood Educator
  • Childhood educator assistant

Further Study Option(s)

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Course overview

Central Regional TAFE logoView this course on Central Regional TAFE's website

  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Geraldton Two semesters No No selection criteria
North Metropolitan TAFE logoView this course on North Metropolitan TAFE's website

Geraldton

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Leederville Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
Midland Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history
South Metropolitan TAFE logoView this course on South Metropolitan TAFE's website

Midland

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Armadale Two semesters No No selection criteria
Mandurah Two semesters No No selection criteria
Rockingham Two semesters No No selection criteria
Thornlie Two semesters No No selection criteria
South Regional TAFE logoView this course on South Regional TAFE's website

Thornlie

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury One semester No No selection criteria
Busselton One semester No No selection criteria
Esperance One semester No No selection criteria
Harvey One semester No No selection criteria
Katanning One semester No No selection criteria
Manjimup One semester No No selection criteria
Margaret River One semester No No selection criteria
Narrogin One semester No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Page last updated June 21, 2024