Early Childhood Education and Care

About the Course

This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children's wellbeing, learning and development. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously.

Under the Education and Care Services National Law (2011) the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) publishes lists of approved early childhood education and care qualifications and information regarding regulatory requirements here: www.acecqa.gov.au

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY
If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Available as a traineeship

This course is targeted to people who have access to workplaces which will provide experiences and learning to support the agreed units for the qualification.

TAFE at School (TVET)

TAFE Western offers many face to face and flexible TVET courses giving you the option of gaining a vocational qualification whilst you are at school. A TVET qualification can count towards your HSC, and 74.8% of TAFE graduates move into employment upon completion of their vocational qualifications. TVET is a great way to gain some practical skills in an adult learning environment, and the skills and experience you learn could also count towards your next qualification.

School Trainee

This course is targeted to people who have access to a combination of school, part time employment and vocational study.

All training will be conducted in the workplace and supported by:

  • learning resources provided by TAFE Western
  • standard operating procedures and work instructions available in the workplace
  • equipment provided in the workplace

Students undertaking employment based learning will have access to TAFE facilities and support including:

  • Student HUB, library facilities and Education Support Officers to support research and independent learning activities
  • TAFE Counsellors, Aboriginal Community Consultants and Disability Support Services

Qualification Certificate III
National Code CHC30113
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

Other Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES

Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit:
http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check

2. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT

Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

3. NSW HEALTH

Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
• Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
• Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
• Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at:
http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/student_clearance/pages/default.aspx

4. AGED CARE WORK - Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a Federal Criminal Record Check. Visit:
http://www.afp.gov.au/what-we-do/police-checks/national-police-checks.aspx

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - For more information visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm

Further Study

Career Opportunities

Credit for Prior Learning
If you already have skills and knowledge that are relevant to your course, you may be able to apply for credit through articulation, credit transfer or recognition of prior learning. To find out more about applying for credit follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/recognition-of-prior-learning

This web page also provides information on how to use your existing TAFE NSW qualifications to undertake a higher level qualification at TAFE NSW (e.g. Cert II to Cert III, Cert III to Cert IV, Cert IV to Diploma, etc.)

TAFE to University
Many TAFE NSW courses offer you the opportunity to gain both vocational and university qualifications. To find out more about the pathways to higher education please follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/study-options/tafe-to-university

Early childhood educator

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

Bathurst

  Starts in July

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18BAT-007

Broken Hill

  Starts in July

  Part time

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18BHL-004

Cowra

  Starts in July

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18CWR-005

Bathurst

How will I study?

For successful completion of this course you will need:
-Students who are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over the age of 18. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

Tutorial support will also be avaliable on a weekly basis to support your learning via phone, email or face to face.

For this mixed mode course you will undertake your learning and assessment via scheduled workshops at Bathurst Campus, using the Moodle learning platform as well as completing independent studies and compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be given out in class or emailed to you as required.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Students will attend Face to Face classes approximately once a month at Bathurst TAFE College from 9.30 to 3.30 pm with a 1/2 lunch break. A timetable will be given detailing when the workshops are on during the orientation.

Course length: 4 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Classes start at 9:30 AM and end at 3:30 PM
Start Date: 28 July 2018
End Date: 14 June 2019

What will I pay?

The Incidental fees are made up of the following:
$135 text books
$40 shirt and name tag
$31 first aid and bandages

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Broken Hill

How will I study?

For successful completion of this course you will need:-
-Students are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over the age of 18. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

More information and a detailed timetable will be provided at your orientation session.

For this campus-based course you will undertake your learning and assessment in a classroom at Broken Hill TAFE as well as completing the compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be handed out in class.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Students will attend classes one day per week on Thursdays at Broken Hill TAFE College from 9.30am to 3.30pm with a 1/2 lunch break, this day is made up of face to face learning, excursions, and self directed study.

Course length: 6 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Start Date: 26 July 2018
End Date: 26 July 2019

What will I pay?

The materials fee of $206 is for your two text books, plus your first aid book and bandages required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $180.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENQUIRE

Cowra

How will I study?

For successful completion of this course you will need:
-Students who are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over the age of 18. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

Tutorial support will also be avaliable on a weekly basis to support your learning via phone, email or face to face.

For this mixed mode course you will undertake your learning and assessment via scheduled workshops at Cowra Campus, using the Moodle learning platform as well as completing independent studies and compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be given out in class or emailed to you as required.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Students will attend Face to Face classes approximately once a month at Cowra TAFE College from 9.30 to 3.30 pm with a 1/2 lunch break. A timetable will be given detailing when the workshops are on during the orientation.

Course length: 4 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Classes start at 9:30 AM and end at 3:30 PM
Start Date: 28 July 2018
End Date: 14 June 2019

What will I pay?

The Incidental fees are made up of the following:
$135 text books
$40 shirt and name tag
$31 first aid and bandages

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE


Dubbo

  Starts in July

  Full Time

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18DUB-044

Dubbo

  Starts in July

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18DUB-014

Mudgee

  Starts in July

  Part time

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18MUD-004

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Fitzroy Street Campus

The days will be made up of face to face learning, excursions, self directed study and play sessions. More information and a detailed timetable will be provided at your orientation session.
For this campus-based course you will undertake your learning and assessment in a classroom at Dubbo TAFE, Fitzroy Street Campus as well as completing the compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be handed out in class.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Full Time

Students will attend classes three days a week on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at Dubbo TAFE College, Fitzroy Street Campus from 9am to 3pm with a 1/2 lunch break.

Course length: 18 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Classes start at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM
Start Date: 25 July 2018
End Date: 24 July 2019

What will I pay?

The materials fee is for your two text books, shirt and name badge plus your first aid book and bandages that are required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

What do I need?

For successful completion of this course you will need:

-Students who are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus

For successful completion of this course you will need:
-Students who are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

For this flexible based course you will undertake your learning and assessment in classroom based workshops at TAFE NSW, Myall Street Campus as well as completing the compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Further information and a detailed timetable will be provided at your orientation session.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Students will attend workshops on Wednesday evenings at Dubbo TAFE College, Myall Street from 6pm to 8pm these workshops will be made up of face to face learning & self directed study.

Course length: 36 Weeks

Start Date: 25 July 2018
End Date: 24 July 2019

What will I pay?

The materials fee of $206 is for your two text books, shirt and name badge plus your first aid book and bandages that are required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Mudgee

How will I study?

For successful completion of this course you will need:-
-Students are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over the age of 18. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

More information and a detailed timetable will be provided at your orientation session.

For this campus-based course you will undertake your learning and assessment in a classroom at Mudgee TAFE as well as completing the compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be handed out in class.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Students will attend classes one day per week on Wednesday at Mudgee TAFE College from 9 to 3 pm with a 1/2 lunch break, this days will be made up of face to face learning, excursions, self directed study.

Course length: 6 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Start Date: 25 July 2018
End Date: 26 July 2019

What will I pay?

The materials fee of $206 is for your two text books, plus your first aid book and bandages required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE


Orange

  Starts in July

  Evening

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18ORA-019

Orange

  Starts in July

  Full Time

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18ORA-020

Parkes

  Starts in July

  Part time

  On Campus

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18PRK-006

Orange

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Orange College, March Street Campus

For successful completion of this course you will need:
-Students who are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over 18 years. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

For this campus-based course you will undertake your learning and assessment in a classroom at Orange Campus as well as completing compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be given out in class

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Evening

Students will attend Classes, workshops and study sessions on Tuesday evenings from 5-8 pm at Orange TAFE College, independent study time is required. Self directed study and play sessions which will be scheduled on Wednesdays or Thursday

Course length: 3 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Classes start at 5:00 PM and end at 8:00 PM
Start Date: 23 July 2018
End Date: 28 June 2019

What will I pay?

The Incidental fees are made up of the following:
$135 text books
$40 shirt and name tag
$31 first aid and bandages and are required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Orange

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Orange College, March Street Campus

For successful completion of this course you will need:
-Students who are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over 18 years. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

More information will be provided on orientation. The running of this course is dependant on numbers.

For this campus-based course you will undertake your learning and assessment in a classroom at Orange Campus as well as completing compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be given out in class.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Full Time

Students will attend Face to Face classes twice a week on Monday and Tuesday at Orange TAFE College from 9 to 3 pm, a third day is required for excursions, self directed study and play sessions which will be scheduled on Thursdays .

Course length: 18 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Classes start at 5:00 PM and end at 8:00 PM
Start Date: 23 July 2018
End Date: 28 June 2019

What will I pay?

The Incidental fees are made up of the following:
$135 text books
$40 shirt and name tag
$31 first aid and bandages and are required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Parkes

How will I study?

For successful completion of this course you will need:
-Students who are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over 18 years. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

More information will be provided on orientation.

For this campus-based course you will undertake your learning and assessment in a classroom at Parkes Campus as well as completing compulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting. Your learner resources will be given out in class.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

Students will attend Face to Face classes on Tuesday's at Parkes TAFE College between 9 and 3 pm, independent study is required. Self directed study and play sessions which will be scheduled as needed.

Course length: 2 hours per week for 36 Weeks every Tuesday

Classes start at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM
Start Date: 23 July 2018
End Date: 28 June 2019

What will I pay?

The Incidental fees are made up of the following:
$135 text books
$40 shirt and name tag
$31 first aid and bandages and are required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE


TAFE Western Connect

  Starts in July

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC30113-01V03-18WCN-004

TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Western Connect

For successful completion of this course you will need:-
-Students are required to complete a work placement in child-related work may be required to complete a Working With Children Check if over the age of 18. The check is free if you are a student or volunteer with unpaid work. You can find out more by visiting: http://www.kids.nsw.edu.au. Students on work placement will be required to comply with a TAFE Student Code of Conduct and demonstrate their work place readiness.

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.

These classes are designed for regional and remote students throughout NSW. Classes will commencing at 4pm and finishing at 6pm and are delivered through video conferencing, connected classrooms from your local college or from your own personal mobile device at your home or workplace. Students will be required to complete work in their own times as well as attending the classes. More information and detailed timetable will be provided at orientation.

In this mixed mode / blended course you will undertake your learning and assessment through a combination of video conferencing workshops, online learning platforms, self-directed study and workplacement. Your teacher will provide study support over the phone and via email and will also be present during your video conference. You will be required to complete complulsory 120 hours of work placement in a Registered Early Childhood Education and Care setting.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Web conferencing and Mobile units

Class attendance is Part time

The start date for this course is 24 July 2018. Compulsory classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays every week during term time for the 12 months.

Course length: 6 hours per week for 36 Weeks

Start Date: 24 July 2018
End Date: 25 July 2019

What will I pay?

The materials fee of $206 is for your two text books, plus your first aid book and bandages required for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $1,930.00 per course (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $206.00.

Payment Options

Eligible For Instalments

TAFE Western can also make arrangements for payment by instalment. Contact us to discuss how you can use these arrangements.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

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