Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Australian Careers College Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It 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.

Entry Requirements:

Year 10 or equivalent


18 units: 15 core; 3 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework; Develop cultural competence; Ensure the health and safety of children; Provide care for children; Promote and provide healthy food and drinks; Provide care for babies and toddlers; plus more. Electives: Support behaviour of children and young people; Comply with family day care administration requirements; Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Promote innovation in a team environment; Interact positively with infants, toddlers and parents in a recreation environment; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Cert III, Cert IV and Diploma level in this and associated fields.

Further information:

Any person employed or volunteering in child-related work is required by law to hold an Ochre Card. It is therefore a mandatory requirement to hold an Ochre Card in order to complete any work placement.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 03029G

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
DARWIN - Unit 1 48 Woods St No info
Australian Careers College Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 31642) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. Australian Careers College Pty Ltd offers 14 courses across 5 study fields. Australian Careers College Pty Ltd courses are offered in 1 location. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about Australian Careers College Pty Ltd you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the Australian Careers College Pty Ltd website directly at http://www.accollege.edu.au/.

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