Early Childhood Education and Care

December 5, 2018

Help children develop essential learning skills with a nationally recognised Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualification in Early Childhood Education from AIWT. Studying a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care from AIWT will qualify you to teach children from six weeks to five years old in childcare centres.

These courses will prepare you for a future career in early childhood education, providing a healthy, safe and caring environment for children. While studying Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, you will gain the skills to communicate and work collaboratively with educators, as well as to support the children’s holistic wellbeing, health and safety. As you progress on to the Diploma, you will acquire higher levels of responsibility and leadership in an early childhood setting. You will learn how to design and implement the curriculum in children’s learning and development, and acquire the skills you need to foster the holistic development and wellbeing of children.

As part of this qualification you will undertake ongoing work placement where you will be able to apply the skills and knowledge you have learned. You will work with children from different backgrounds and cultures and provide care and support for them in various child care situations.

Taught by experienced and professional trainers here at AIWT, you will learn both in a classroom setting and through placements in child care centres. You can also become an early childhood educator through a traineeship!

Our good working relationships with many child care centres in Perth, gives you the practical skills during your work placements which can lead to graduate opportunities.

Upon graduation, you will have the skills, knowledge and experience required to teach in early childhood education and care settings. You can gain employment as a Child Care Educator, Family Day Care Scheme Director/Manager, Early Childhood Team Leader. Discover a meaningful career today!

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