Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care at TAFE NSW

You will have the core skills necessary to begin your career in the field after completing the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, which is recognized on a national level.

Description

You will have the core skills necessary to begin your career in the field after completing the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, which is recognized on a national level.


You will graduate prepared for employment and armed with experience gained from a work placement in order to provide the next generation with a high-quality early childhood education.

What will you learn this course

This is an online self-paced course. You will need to do about 17 hours of online study each week for the 18 months that you are enrolled. You can finish the course faster if you study online more hours per week.


You can also expect to spend about 5 hours a week studying on your own, preparing assignments, participating in webinars and forums, practicing skills, getting work experience, and doing research. This is on top of the time you spend studying online.

Services And Study Support:

There are more tools for learning and studying for this course, such as:


  • Learning from Early Childhood Teachers who are qualified and have the necessary skills

  • Expertise and connections to industry

  • being supervised and assisted closely by the Trainee Teacher

  • Individual teachers are assigned to trainees to provide in-person support during assessor visits and face-to-face visits.

  • Regular communication is planned with each trainee worksite.

  • Supervisors to make sure learners receive the finest training possible

  • The necessity of active participation in the course is formally communicated to passive trainees (and their employers).

Entry Requirements:

We want you to succeed while you are a student at TAFE NSW. We can ensure that you have the necessary prior knowledge and abilities to earn your desired certificate by checking your entry criteria.


You must present proof that you match the criteria specified in this section. No prerequisites exist for this qualification. You can apply right now.

Traineeship

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is also available through TAFE NSW as a traineeship. In order to enroll as a trainee, you must:


  • Being employed in the education and care industries, as this course is taught in a professional setting

  • possess a signed traineeship agreement

Career opportunities:

Did you realize? In Australia, the need for childcare providers is anticipated to increase by 7% by the year 2026. 


Some of the possible job roles are:


  • Childcare centre manager

  • Nanny/educator

  • Early childcare educator

  • Outside school hours educator

Tuition Fee and Scholarships

Tuition fee

  • $7,420 Full Fee

$7,420 Full Fee
  • Level
    Diploma
  • Delivery
    Online
  • Duration
    1.5 years
  • Application Fee
    None
  • Intake
    July
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS
  • Scholarship