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Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Code: CHC50121

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

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General Training
Apprenticeship / Traineeship
Further your career in early childhood education by gaining the skills and knowledge to become a team leader, director or educational leader in a range of education settings. Learn about designing and implementing learning programs, that meet requirements of approved learning frameworks, holistic development, cultural competence, health and safety, food and drink, respectful relationships, compliance, nurturing creativity, and workplace safety. Early childhood educators work in long day care centres, family day care, pre-schools or kindergartens.
To achieve this qualification, the individual must have completed a total of least 280 hours of work in a regulated children’s education and care service in Australia.