CHC30121 CERTIFICATE III IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE

Course Details

Completion of this nationally accredited course qualifies students to work in Children’s Services including Early Childhood Education Centres,  Family Day Care, Out of School Hours Care and (as an assistant) Kindergarten.

Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for entry into this qualification.

Enrolment in a government funded place for this course may have a later impact on your ability to access future government funding.

Applicants will be required to take a pre-training review, including literacy and numeracy assessment, to assess their suitability for the course.
We encourage people of all abilities to apply.

  • Study 2 days per week
  • 30 weeks training
  • 160 hours of practical placement. Our staff will assist you with organising your practical placement.
  • Small class sizes
  • Study close to home. Friendly study environment
  • Affordable fees
  • Payment plans available

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Course Details

Date
Next class commencing 12 July 2022. Taking enrolments now!
Days
Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Time

9.15am -3.15pm

Course Length
30 weeks of training plus 160 hours of practical placement
Venue

Laverton Community Hub
95-105 Railway Avenue
Laverton

Laverton Community Children's Centre
15 Crown St
Laverton

Do you have higher qualifications and are worried about being eligible for government funded training? You may still be eligible with JobTrainer.

JobTrainer is a new initiative of the Victorian and Commonwealth governments to improve access to education and training for young people and job-seekers.

If you are eligible for JobTrainer you will be able to get a government funded place even if you have a higher qualification or if you already have two qualifications at the level of the course you are applying.

To be eligible for a Job Trainer place you must be:

  • an Australian citizen, permanent resident, New Zealand citizen or asylum seeker; and
  • 17 to 24 years old when the course starts; or
  • a job seeker of any age.

 

LCEC has Job Trainer places in:
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care
Certificate III in Individual Support
Certificate IV in School based Education Support
Diploma in Early Childhood Education & Care
But places are limited so apply today.

Do you need extra support to get back into education and training?

You may be eligible for the Skills First Reconnect program. Reconnect will provide you with a Coach who will help you to find the right education and training program for you. Your coach will also help you tackle any other barriers that are preventing you from returning to study in a vocational education and training program.

To be eligible for Skills First Reconnect you need to be:

  • between 17 and 64 years old; and
  • living in Hobsons Bay or Wyndham; and
  • be out of work and study for a minimum of six months.

We offer Reconnect Services in partnership with Wyndham Community and Education Centre. Speak to one of our staff for information about how Reconnect can help you get back on track with education and training.

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Do you have higher qualifications and are worried about being eligible for government funded training? You may still be eligible with JobTrainer.

JobTrainer is a new initiative of the Victorian and Commonwealth governments to improve access to education and training for young people and job-seekers.

If you are eligible for JobTrainer you will be able to get a government funded place even if you have a higher qualification or if you already have two qualifications at the level of the course you are applying.

To be eligible for a Job Trainer place you must be:

  • an Australian citizen, permanent resident, New Zealand citizen or asylum seeker; and
  • 17 to 24 years old when the course starts; or
  • a job seeker of any age.

 

LCEC has Job Trainer places in:
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care
Certificate III in Individual Support
Certificate IV in School based Education Support
Diploma in Early Childhood Education & Care
But places are limited so apply today.