This course reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children’s wellbeing, learning and development. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously.
Throughout the course, you will 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.
As part of this qualification, you will be required to assist with young children’s health, safety and care needs. This will include nappy changing, toileting, maintaining clean and hygienic environments, and interactions with parents.
You will gain hands-on practical experience by undertaking a minimum of 120 hours of vocational placement in an Early Childhood Education and Care setting. This course has an ideal balance of theory and practical learning to ensure your confidence when entering the workforce.
Professional Nanny, Assistant Educator, Playgroup Supervisor, Preschool Aide, Family Day Care Educator.
Certificate 3 Guarantee
The Certificate 3 Guarantee is a Queensland Government subsidy that supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III level qualification. Contact our Enrolments Team to find out if you are eligible.