Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care – Blended Delivery

Course commences May, secure your seat now! 

Want to get qualified in Child Care but struggle to find a flexible form of learning to support your existing work or family commitments? Charlton Brown recognise the need to provide passionate individuals interested in Early Childhood Education and Care with options to enable you to achieve your dream of working in this rewarding sector whilst while balancing your life, family and work commitments.

Early Childhood Education and Care is a rewarding and fulfilling career that gives you the opportunity to teach and care for the next generation of young people and inspire a life long love of learning.

Fast facts

  • CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Nationally recognised qualification
  • Delivery Mode – On Campus and Online Blended
  • Duration – 24 weeks
  • Commences May 2018
  • Gain hands-on practical experience by undertaking vocational placement in an Early Childhood Education and Care setting
  • Work in a growing industry – currently there are more than 4000 jobs available in South East QLD alone!
"Practical placement allowed me to put my vocational skills into practice."
Emily Fuller Disability
"I always feel happy and complete when I put a smile on someone’s face."
Justin Anyaoku Disability
"I want to become a professional early child care educator who can confidently lead children to explore their world. "
Lee-Han Chen Early Childhood Education and Care
"Keeping a balance with my studies and my personal life has been an easier experience than I expected, because I’m enjoying the content, study doesn’t feel like a chore or feel like it is overwhelming me. "
Karen Jones Community Services
"The experience that I have gained, and the knowledge and training that I have received from Charlton Brown has been outstanding "
Samantha O'Dwyer Community Services

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Skills and Knowledge

This course reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children’s wellbeing, learning and development.

Learn about the responsibilities involved in engaging with groups of children and individuals, how children grow and develop, and observing children to learn about their interests and needs.

Safety in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • HLTAID004
    Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
    Participate in work health and safety
    Ensure the health and safety of children
    Promote and provide health food and drinks
Frameworks and Practices
  • CHCECEC009
    Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
    Work Legally and Ethically
    Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
    Prep Session
    Practical Placement Preparation
Educational Programs and Practice
  • CHCECEC010
    Support the holistic development of children
    Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
    Use information about children to inform practice
Providing Care and Relationships with Children
  • CHCECE005
    Provide care for babies and toddlers
    Provide care for children
    Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
Working Collaboratively with Colleagues
  • BSBWOR301
    Organise Personal Work Priorities and Development.
    Lead the work team
    Reflect on and improve own professional practice
Cultural Competence
  • CHCDIV002
    Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
    Develop cultural competence

Hands-on learning

Gain practical experience by spending 120 hours on work placement, in a local community service organisation where you’ll have the opportunity to practice the essential skillsets required to communicate service information as part of your assessment.

Get hands on learning skills and theory in our face-to-face classes, support and guidance from trainers and peers.

Payments and Funding

The Certificate 3 Guarantee is a Queensland Government subsidy that supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III level qualification. Chat to us to discuss your eligibility.

Alternatively you can pay upfront for the full cost of your qualification or take advantage of our flexible interest free payment plans.

Why Charlton Brown


Payment support options available


Real world learning


Specialist care training provider for more than 30 years


Industry recognition


Critical skills training & real employment outcomes

Get your career in Early Childhood Education & Care started today

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