Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Duration Up to 24 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeCHC50113
TAFE SA CodeTP00614
Example Career ProfileChild Care EducatorChild Care Educator
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Locations

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Campus / Delivery Study Mode Application
BerriOn & Off CampusApply Now
ElizabethOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm

Elizabeth Campus - Building T7, Room 2.05

Gilles PlainsOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Gilles Plains Campus - Room SG.15

Mount BarkerOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Mount Barker Campus - Room B3

Mount GambierOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Mount Gambier Campus - Room G01

Murray BridgeOn & Off CampusApply Now
NoarlungaOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00-7:00pm

Noarlunga Campus - W127

Port LincolnOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm

Port Lincoln Campus - Room PL3

Port PirieOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Tuesday 21 November 2017
6:00pm

Port Pirie Campus

Regency ParkOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Regency Park Campus - Southern Lecture Theatre

WhyallaOn & Off CampusApply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Whyalla Campus - Room 8.13

Course Admission Requirements

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

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Campus / Delivery Study Mode Application
Mount Barker Workplace Apply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Gilles Plains Campus - Room SG.15

Regency Park Workplace Apply Now
 Information Session:Monday 20 November 2017
6:00pm-7:00pm

Gilles Plains Campus - Room SG.15

Course Admission Requirements

If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.
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How to Apply

Award Courses

Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

Employment Outcomes

Career opportunities include team leader, assistant director, director, educational leader.

Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

Qualifications & Skills Covered

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113)
This course provides the skills needed by educators in a range of early childhood education and care settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. This involves learning how to support the implementation of an approved learning framework, children’s wellbeing, learning and development.

Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

Credit Transfer

Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

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Fees

This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.