School of Education and Community Services


Career Prospects

May include: Early Childhood Educator, Playgroup Supervisor, Family Day Care Educator, Nanny

Course Units

Core Units

CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCECE001Develop cultural competence
CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children
CHCECE003Provide care for children
CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks
CHCECE005Provide care for babies and toddlers
CHCECE007Develop positive and respectful relationships with children
CHCECE009Use an approved learning framework to guide practice
CHCECE010Support the holistic development of children in early childhood
CHCECE011Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning
CHCECE013Use information about children to inform practice
CHCLEG001Work legally and ethically
CHCPRT001Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting
HLTWHS001Participate in work health and safety

Elective Units

BSBWOR301Organise personal work priorities and development
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young people
CHCPRT003Work collaboratively to maintain an environment safe for children and young people

Domestic Students

Entry Requirement

Completion of Year 10 or equivalent.



Delivery Method

Duration Concession Fee Non-concession fee Standard Tuition Fee Resource Fee
3 days per week class contact, 120 hrs work placement and online resources (Fast-track) 20 Weeks $400* $1,200* $3,470 $175
2 days per week class contact, 120 hrs work placement and online resources. 12 months $400* $1,200* $3,470 $175
A combination of self paced learning and face to face monthly workshops 12 – 24 months $2,870 $175
On-the-job-learning, Online resources, Monthly workshops, Trainer support, Workplace visits and Peer mentoring 12 – 24 months $400* $1,200* contact us for more information $175
*Eligibility criteria applies
AIWT will not accept prepaid fees exceeding $1,500 at any one time. For more information on our Domestic Fees, Charges and Refund Policy, please read our policy found in Student Resources.
The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees. 

Additional Information

Work placement of 120 hours is required.


Other courses in School of Education and Community Services

CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support

CHC50121 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC30213 Certificate III in Education Support

CHC40113 Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care

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