Early Childhood Education and Care

About the Course

This qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard.
They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff.

Under the Education and Care Services National Law (2011) the Australian Childrens 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.

Qualification Diploma
National Code CHC50113
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. 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

2. 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

3. 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

4. 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.

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

Further Study

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

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

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19BAT-013

Bathurst

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Workplace

  Workplace

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19BAT-017

Bathurst

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19BAT-005

Bathurst

How will I study?

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before learners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

One or two Saturdays may be required during the year, including the orientation session on Saturday 16th February. A Detailed timetable will be given out during orientation in the first session.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

This course will run on Mondays and Tuesdays 9:15am to 2:45pm commencing 4th February at Bathurst Campus, block K. A third day in terms two and three will be for placement.

Course length: 11 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 4 February 2019
End Date: 4 December 2020

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE

Bathurst

How will I study?

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before learners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Workplace

Course length: 4 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 4 February 2019
End Date: 4 December 2020

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE

Bathurst

How will I study?

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before learners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

One or two Saturdays may be required during the year, including the orientation session on Saturday 16th February. A Detailed timetable will be given out during orientation in the first session.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

This course will include Monday Adobe sessions that are recorded and tutorial support will be provided during the week and a 2-hour tutorial session on a Tuesday.

Course length: 4 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 16 February 2019
End Date: 4 December 2020

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE


Bathurst

VET Student Loans

  Starts in March

  Workplace

  Workplace

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19BAT-018

Cowra

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Evening

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19CWR-006

Cowra

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Workplace

  Workplace

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19CWR-008

Bathurst

How will I study?

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before learners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Workplace

Course length: 4 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 31 March 2019
End Date: 4 December 2020

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE

Cowra

How will I study?

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before learners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

Students will also have access to the Moodle learning platform to support their studies. A detailed timetable will be given out during orientation in the first session.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Evening

This course will run on Monday and Tuesdays via video conferencing and Adobe sessions between 5:30pm and 7:30pm.

Course length: 4 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 4 February 2019
End Date: 4 December 2020

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE

Cowra

How will I study?

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before learners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course. Your work placement will be organised by TAFE.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Workplace

Course length: 4 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 4 February 2019
End Date: 4 December 2020

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE


Cowra

VET Student Loans

  Starts in March

  Workplace

  Workplace

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19CWR-009

Dubbo

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Evening

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19DUB-101

Dubbo

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19DUB-113

Cowra

How will I study?

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before learners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course. Your work placement will be organised by TAFE.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Workplace

Course length: 4 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 4 March 2019
End Date: 4 December 2020

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus

Compulsory class workshops will include assessment support from 5:00pm to 6:00pm, unit overviews from 6:00pm to 7:00pm and tutorial support from 7:00pm to 8:00pm each week. Tutorial support and assessment support will be structure around the unit overview sessions, allowing for the flexibility of individual students. Your course manager will be available to assist you at designated times throughout the week. These times and additional course information will be provided at Orientation. The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before leaners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before leaners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

Students will be required to undertake self-directed learning as part of this course.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course. Your work placement will be organised by TAFE.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Evening

Students will attend compulsory class based workshops through face-to-face delivery and via video conferences on Thursday evenings from 5:00pm to 8:00pm delivered from the Student Hub located at our Myall Street Campus Dubbo.

Course length: 3 hours per week for 2 Years

Classes start at 5:00 PM and end at 8:00 PM
Start Date: 4 February 2019
End Date: 8 February 2021

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus

Compulsory class based workshops will include assessment support from 5:00pm to 6:00pm, unit overviews from 6:00pm to 7:00pm and tutorial support from 7:00pm to 8:00pm each week. Tutorial support and assessment support will be structure around the unit overview sessions, allowing for the flexibility of individual students. Your course manager will be available to assist you at designated times throughout the week. These times and additional course information will be provided at Orientation.
The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before leaners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

Students will be required to undertake self-directed learning as part of this course.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course. Your work placement will be organised by TAFE.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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 compulsory class based workshops delivered through face-to-face delivery and via video conferences on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 4:00pm to 6:00pm during the TAFE terms.

Course length: 4 hours per week for 2 Years

Classes start at 4:00 PM and end at 6:00 PM
Start Date: 4 February 2019
End Date: 8 February 2021

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE


Dubbo

VET Student Loans

  Starts in June

  Evening

  Workplace

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19DUB-112

Orange

VET Student Loans

  Starts in February

  Evening

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: CHC50113-01V04-19ORA-202

Dubbo

How will I study?

Delivery Location: Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus

Compulsory class workshops will include assessment support from 5:00pm to 6:00pm, unit overviews from 6:00pm to 7:00pm and tutorial support from 7:00pm to 8:00pm each week. Tutorial support and assessment support will be structure around the unit overview sessions, allowing for the flexibility of individual students. Your course manager will be available to assist you at designated times throughout the week. These times and additional course information will be provided at Orientation. The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before leaners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before leaners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

Students will be required to undertake self-directed learning as part of this course.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course. Your work placement will be organised by TAFE.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Evening

Students will attend compulsory class based workshops through face-to-face delivery and via video conferences on Thursday evenings from 5:00pm to 8:00pm delivered from the Student Hub located at our Myall Street Campus Dubbo.

Course length: 3 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 3 June 2019
End Date: 1 July 2021

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE

Orange

How will I study?

Study sessions and class workshops will be provided on Tuesday nights 5-8pm during term times. Tutorial support and assessment support will be structure around the unit overview sessions, allowing for the flexibility of individual students. Your course coordinator will be available to assist you at designated times throughout the week. These times and additional course information will be provided at Orientation. The learner will need a clear volunteer National Working with Children Check at no cost to engage in work placement requirements. This Working with Child Check must be sighted before leaners are able to participate in an early childhood service.

240 hours work place experience must be completed in a registered early childhood facility including hours with under two year olds and hours with two to five years to successfully complete the course.

The Australian Government has introduced a range of reforms to improve outcomes for students by improving the quality of vocational education and training. One of these reforms is the establishment of pre-enrolment assessment process. This includes the development of minimum pre-requisite and prior education qualifications, including demonstrated literacy and numeracy requirements. These assessments allow us to ensure that you hold the pre-requisite academic skills necessary to complete the qualification that you are enrolling into. This assessment will assist us to ensure you are provided with the most appropriate training plan and support to undertake your qualification and the career opportunities it provides. Once you have made application for enrolment into your qualification you will be provided with access to an online assessment tool.

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

When will I study?

Class attendance is Evening

Students will attend Face-to-Face classes, workshops and study sessions on Tuesdays at ORANGE TAFE College from 5.00pm-8.00pm. Students will be required to undertake self-directed learning as part of this course.

Course length: 3 hours per week for 2 Years

Start Date: 5 February 2019
End Date: 4 February 2021

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $4,970.00 (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.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601.

APPLY NOW ENQUIRE