About this course

Entry Requirements

USI (Unique Student Identifier) Number • Completion of Year 10 OR • Mature age entry applicable •L: Reading and writing skills • L: Oral communication skills •N: Numeracy and mathematics Skills

Course

Learning Outcomes These include:
  • Basic understanding of children’s development
  • Ability to identify and respond to behavioural issues
  • Basic understanding of the health and safety of supervising children
  • Basic understanding of providing holistic learning development experiences
  • Ability to provide emergency first aid response to children
Centre Link Approval number 2P728   Mandatory Work Placement 120 hours minimum work placement within a regulated Early Childhood and Education and Care facility is compulsory for this qualification. Upon Completion of the qualification you may proceed to CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood and Education and Care. This qualification can also be done as a traineeship. Further information can be found on our web site.

Core Units

Unit code
(Core - all units required)

Competency Name

CHCDIV002

Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety

CHCECE001

Develop cultural competence

CHCECE002

Ensure the health and safety of children

CHCECE003

Provide care for children

CHCECE004

Promote and provide healthy food and drinks

CHCECE005

Provide care for babies and toddlers

CHCECE007

Develop positive and respectful relationships with children

CHCECE009

Use an approved learning framework to guide practice

CHCECE010

Support the holistic development of children in early childhood

CHCECE011

Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning

CHCECE013

Use information about children to inform practice

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

CHCPRT001

Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

HLTAID004

Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting

HLTWHS001

Participate in workplace health and safety

Elective Units

Elective Units
(Elective - optional units)

Competency Name

CHCECE025

Embed sustainable practices in service operations is replacing

CHCPRP003

Reflect on and improve own professional practice

BSBWOR301

Organise personal work priorities and development

Career Pathway