School of Education and Community Services


Career Prospects

May include: Recreation Supervisor, Out of School Hours Care Supervisor, Group Leader,Vacation Care Coordinator, Service Manager. Industry employees, looking to upskill and/or achieve an award of formal qualification will benefit from this course.

Course Units

Core Units

BSBLDR523Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
CHCCCS007Develop and implement service programs
CHCDIV002Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCDIV003Manage and promote diversity
CHCLEG003Manage legal and ethical compliance
CHCPRP003Reflect on and improve own professional practice
CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk
CHCSAC006 Support children to participate in school age care
CHCSAC007 Develop and implement play and leisure experiences in school age care
CHCSAC008 Work collaboratively and respectfully with school age children
CHCSAC010 Foster holistic learning, development and wellbeing for school age children
HLTAID012 Provide First Aid in an education and care setting
HLTFSE007Oversee the day-to-day implementation of food safety in the workplace
HLTWHS003Maintain work health and safety
SISXDIS001Facilitate inclusion for people with a disability

Elective Units

BSBOPS502Manage business operational plans
BSBPEF502Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBSUS511Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
CHCPOL002Develop and implement policy
CHCPOL003Research and apply evidence to practice
CHCECE050Work in partnership with children's families
CHCECE044Facilitate compliance in a children's education and care service
CHCECE049Embed environmental responsibility in service operations

Domestic Students

Entry Requirement

Completion of Year 12 or equivalent.



Delivery Method

Duration Concession Fee Non-concession fee Standard Tuition Fee Resource Fee
Flexi-learn: A combination of self paced learning and face to face monthly workshops


18 months N/A



Traineeship 12 – 24 months $400* $1,200* $9,800 $150
*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

Credits available for 10 units for completion of CHS40113 Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care. Work Placement of 280 hours is required.


Other courses in School of Education and Community Services

CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing and Disability)

CHC50121 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services

CHC62015 Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management