CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

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The CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care - child care course is your passport to a new and exciting career. Structured for adult learners who want to get working sooner rather than later. The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care - child care course covers topics such as infection control, nappy changing, guiding behaviour, play based learning, developmental milestones and regulations. After completing the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care you could be employed as an early childhood educator, playgroup supervisor, family day care worker, nanny or childcare assistant. With interest free payment options, unlimited support and a high graduation rate - FTTA is the best place to start your new career. Enrol in the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care - child care course today and get started.

FTTA students enrol in more than 30,000 units of competency per year. Some of the benefits of enrolling with FTTA include:

  • Interest free payment plans
  • 30 day no-obligation period
  • 18 months to complete
  • Self-paced for busy people
  • Class Based in some areas
  • Unlimited trainer support
  • Modern learning platform
  • Enrol at any time
  • High graduation rate
  • Self-paced online study options
Overview

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care



Working in child care – a guide




Units

Units of Competency

Click on any unit for additional information

CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCECE003Provide care for children
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children's play and learning
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety
CHCDIV001Work with diverse people
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCEDS002Assist in implementation of planned educational programs


Please note that the First Aid unit HLTAID004 is not provided by FTTA. Students will need to enrol with a local provider and submit the certificate to their trainer.


Topics
Some of the topics in this course include:


SafetyDuty of careManual handling
Infection controlHand washingPPE
SIDSNappy changingSeparation anxiety
Guiding behaviourPositive supportPlay
EnvironmentsActivitiesDevelopmental milestones
Developmental delaysObservationsNutrition
AllergiesAnaphylaxisRegulations

Entry requirements

No qualifications or experience required.


Conduct play activities with children, cleaning tasks, care for children such as changing nappies.


Candidates will need access to a computer with an internet connection, basic desktop applications such as Microsoft Office or OpenOffice, a pdf reader, headphones or speakers. Some courses may require additional technologies.


Candidates will need basic computer skills to write simple documents, watch lectures and other such tasks.


Candidates will need basic numeracy skills to count, add and subtract.


Candidates will need suitable language skills in order to work with a range of people from different backgrounds, complete short answer questions on basic topics relevant to the course, create documents and read simple text such as incident reports.


The calendar year in which the candidate turns 16.


Candidates will need to obtain clearances as part of this course such as police checks and/or WWCC.


Australian Citizens, Permanent Residents, all visa types are eligible except student visa holders (note that not all visas are eligible for government funding however).



Mode, location and time

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How to Enrol

Class or workshop based learning
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Class or workshop

An Overview of different study options for busy adults
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Distance


This course is estimated to take 400-1200 hours to complete depending on experience, previous training and abilities. Most adult learners complete this course in 500-600 hours due to experience in the workforce and general life skills.




Students have up to 18 months to complete the course.





  • Includes unlimited support from your allocated trainer available by email, phone and face to face in some locations
  • Includes 24/7 online portal access which includes recorded class lectures, interactive activities, toolboxes and various resources
Western Australia WA

Within 200 km of Perth’s CBD including Fremantle, Kwinana, Rockingham, Mandurah, Bunbury, Busselton, Joondalup and Midland.
All areas South of Perth until Albany by approval.
Applications outside this area will be considered on a case by case basis.

Victoria Within 200 km of Melbourne’s CBD including Geelong, Ballarat and Bendigo.
Applications outside this area will be considered on a case by case basis.
New South Wales NSW Within 200 km of Sydney’s CBD.
Within 100 km of Central Coast, Newcastle or Wollongong.
Applications outside this area will be considered on a case by case basis.
Queensland QLD Within 200 km of Brisbane’s CBD.
Within 100 km Cairns, Townsville, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Toowoomba.
Applications outside this area will be considered on a case by case basis.
South Australia SA Within 200 km of the Adelaide’s CBD.
Applications outside this area will be considered on a case by case basis.
Tasmania By approval (especially within 100km of Burnie, Devonport, Launceston, Hobart).
Australian Capital Territory ACT All areas of Canberra and the ACT.
Northern Territory NT Case by case (generally only for groups of 10 or more students)




  • Includes regular classes or workshops with an experienced industry expert
  • Flexible hours for parents
  • Includes a hardcopy learner guide and all other required resources
  • Includes unlimited support from your allocated trainer available by email, phone and face to face
  • Includes 24/7 online portal access which includes recorded class lectures, interactive activities, toolboxes and various resources
Western Australia WA

Classes available in Perth
Click here to download class calendar




PerthMandurahAdelaide
Albury wodongaBallarat bendigoBrisbane
CairnsCanberraDarwin
GeelongGold coastHobart
RockinghamMackayMelbourne
NewcastleRockhamptonSunshine coast
SydneyToowoombaTownsville
Wollongong

Placement

120 hours minimum in a registered and approved long day care centre. Placements can be completed in a block or over a period of time such as 1-2 shifts per week. Candidates may be required to undertake early shifts.


Fees

Click on your state for course fee information:
NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA ACT
  • Standard
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



  • Standard
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



  • Standard
  • Subsidised
  • Concession
  • Yr. 12 Graduate
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


Certificate 3 Guarantee Funded by the Queensland Government

The co-contribution subsidised fee is applied when a student is eligible for a government subsidised fee but is not eligible for a concession fee.


Subsidised
$50

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Subsidised Payment type
1 x payment $50 All types
Please click here for the fee table.


  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • Not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate III or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training
  • Be aged 15 years or above and no longer at school (with the exception of VET in School (VETiS) students — see the VETiS fact sheet for more information)


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

Certificate 3 Guarantee Funded by the Queensland Government

The concession fee is applied when a student is eligible for a concessional government co-contribution subsidised fee (holds a concession card, has a disability, is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander).


Concession
$25

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Concession Payment type
1 x payment $25 All types
Please click here for the fee table.


  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • Not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate III or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training
  • Be aged 15 years or above and no longer at school (with the exception of VET in School (VETiS) students — see the VETiS fact sheet for more information)


  • The student meets the criteria for the co-contribution subsidised fee and
  • The student holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card issued under Commonwealth law, or is the partner or a dependant of a person who holds a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card and is named on the card or
  • The student provides FTTA with an official form under Commonwealth law confirming that the student, their partner or the person of whom the student is a dependant is entitled to concessions under a Health Care or Pensioner Concession Card or
  • The student is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander or
  • The student is a school student and is enrolled in a VETiS program (may include young people in detention) or
  • The student has a disability


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

Certificate 3 Guarantee Funded by the Queensland Government

The Year 12 Graduate Fee Free rate is applied when a student has finished year 12 (in QLD) in the previous 12 months and has enrolled into a high priority qualification under the Certificate 3 Guarantee Program.


Yr. 12 Graduate
$0

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Yr.12 Graduate Fee Free Payment type
1 x payment $0 N/A
Please click here for the fee table.


  • Meet the Certificate 3 Guarantee eligibility criteria
  • Have evidence of completing Year 12 in Queensland, for example hold a Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority issued Senior Statement or equivalent certification
  • Enrol in a high priority qualification under the program with a PQS
  • Commence training within 12 months of graduating Year 12 (i.e. by the end of the calendar year after completing Year 12)


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

Certificate 3 Guarantee Funded by the Queensland Government

RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL

$25 (Subsidised)
$1200 (Standard)


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Subsidised RPL Payment type
1 x payment $25 All types
Please click here for the fee table.


  • Permanently reside in Queensland
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen
  • Not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate III or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training
  • Be aged 15 years or above and no longer at school (with the exception of VET in School (VETiS) students — see the VETiS fact sheet for more information)


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



  • The Certificate 3 Guarantee and Higher Level Skills program are funded by the Queensland Government.
  • The Departments program fact sheets can be found by clicking here or by visiting www.training.qld.gov.au.
  • Students are required to complete the Training and Employment Survey within three months of completing or discontinuing a subsidised qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Certificate 3 Guarantee once they complete a certificate level III qualification.
  • Students will no longer be eligible for a government subsidised training place under the Higher Level Skills program once they complete a certificate level IV or higher qualification.
  • Students should also familiarise themselves with FTTA’s policies including the refund policy and complaints policy and procedure found in the student handbook.
  • Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees and costs associated with police checks and/or working with children checks.

A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



  • Standard
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



  • Standard
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



  • Standard
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



  • Standard
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


RPL
$1200


Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard RPL Payment type
1 x payment $1200 All types
2 x payments $600 All types
5 x payments $240 Direct debit
10 x payments $120 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



  • Standard
  • RPL
  • Combo
Click for Payment Options and Details

The standard fee is applied when a student is not eligible for government subsidies or where no subsidies are available.


Standard
$1950

Payment Plan Options
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1950 All types
2 x payments $975 All types
5 x payments $390 Direct debit
10 x payments $195 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


RPL is an assessment only process for experienced workers who are seeking formal recognition of their existing skills and knowledge.


Subsidised
$50

Standard
$1200


  • Residing in Western Australia
  • An Australian citizen or permanent visa holder
  • Persons holding a temporary visa of sub-class 309, 820, 826 or
  • A dependent or spouse of the primary holder of a visa subclass 457


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students

The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:
Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees. Fees above are inclusive of all resource fees.

Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.


A combo program allows a student to enrol in a second course at a significantly reduced cost.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
+
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care


The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.


Combo $3800

Save $1350!


1. Enrol, complete and pay for Course 1 ($1950 total fee)
2. Enrol in Course 2 and pay the reduced fee below


Payment plan options (Course 2)
Monthly payments Standard Payment type
1 x payment $1850 All types
2 x payments $925 All types
5 x payments $370 Direct debit
10 x payments $185 Direct debit


A comprehensive learner guide is supplied to all students. The following text is recommended however are not required in order to complete assessments:

Walker, L. and Miller, S. (2013). Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III. 2nd ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill Education, p. 424.



Please read the terms and conditions of enrolment carefully to ensure that this course is right for you.

Additional fees may apply in some circumstances such as direct debit fees, overdue fees, re-assessment fees, replacement of resource fees and extension fees.

The first course is completed and charged at the normal rate including the payment plan. The second course is charged at the discount rate. Students must enrol in Course 2 within 3 months of completing Course 1.

Entry to the second course is not guaranteed. Students must be successful at course 1 and be recommended by their trainer. If entry is not granted no fee is payable for course 2. Not available in conjunction with any other course or any funded program.



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