Is it time to take your Early Childhood Education and Care career to the next level with Australian Careers Business College (ACBC) Online?
Whether you are looking to enter the Early Childhood Education and Care sector, or currently working in the sector and wish to upgrade your skills and qualification, or you are looking for a career change, this versatile qualification can provide the skills and knowledge to meet minimum industry requirements.
You could be studying for this nationally recognised qualification within three business days!
We’ve got all the tools and support that you need, at a pace to suit you. There’s no to need to attend the campus to enrol or to complete your studies.
You could be framing your ACBC qualification within 12 months. How does it get better than that?
Who's It For?
This qualification is ideal for you if you are interested in working in the early childhood sector or looking to take your next step in this industry. You will develop the knowledge and skills to be able to create early childhood programming and planning skills, including curriculum design and implementation. The course also considers crucial management skills in supervising staff and volunteers while taking a leadership role in working with families.
Your work as an Early Childhood Educator will be governed by a regulated learning framework. Collectively, the Education and Care Services, National Regulations and the National Quality Standards set this approved delivery charter. Your Diploma will further familiarise you with this broader context of Early Childhood Education and Care.
Early childhood professionals enjoy numerous advantages including:
- Strong careers and employment growth prospects
- Exceptional job security in a high demand industry
- Access to a broad spectrum of industries.
Potential career outcomes could include:
- Day Care Centre Manager
- Childcare Staff Supervisor
- Children’s Services Coordinator
- Out Of School Hours Care Provider
- OnlineOnline delivery - online course content with the exception of assessments and work placement
- BlendedBlended delivery - both online course content and partial face to face requirements
- In-classIn class delivery - predominately face to face course content conducted at a specific location
- VirtualVirtual Delivery - Live and interactive classroom-style learning conducted completely online
Duration Study Load
It’s important to make sure that your online study fits in with your work and lifestyle.
- Choose from 12 or 18 months to complete your study
- Year 11 of the NSW Higher School Certificate or its equivalent
- This online course is only available to residents of NSW
- This course is only available as a 12 or 18-month duration option
- Applicants must demonstrate a satisfactory Working With Children’s Check (WWWC)
Don’t have this entry requirement? Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered! We have a simple and easy online assessment for you to help us determine that the course will suit your abilities. Talk to a Careers Advisor about this.
Australian Careers Business College gives you great learning materials and instructions, and amazing personal support. In a classroom with others, you may feel embarrassed to ask questions.
With your dedicated Personal Learning Coach and Assessors, you will be top of the class every time at Australian Careers Business College.
Fast track to university with credit points at leading universities
Every year, hundreds of Australian Careers Business College Graduates use their vocational qualification to fast track into leading universities. Australian Careers Business College has negotiated credit point deals with the following universities for successful graduates of the full Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care qualification:
Australian Catholic University – 80 credit points (160 credit points remain) into Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth – 5/Birth – 120)
Western Sydney University – 80 credit points towards Bachelor of Education (0-5 years)
The ACBC advantage
Premium quality early childhood professionals are highly sought after across greater Sydney and Australia-wide. Completing CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care through ACBC secures you many career advantages. Our syllabus has been developed in conjunction with early childhood professionals to ensure industry-relevant skill-building. Your course will be delivered by industry-respected trainers and assessors who are current early childhood education and care practitioners, so you get access to professional guidance based on real experience.
This course includes a compulsory practicum component with a total duration of a minimum of 240 hours. This requirement is not negotiable. This means that students must either have a suitable workplace (registered early childhood service) or be matched with a workplace by Australian Careers Business College. Workplaces must be approved by ACBC and evidence of employer agreement to the arrangement must be provided.
The workplace practicum is essential to enable completion of assessment activities and to practise skills learnt online. Part of the assessment for this course is a number of supervisor reports from the workplace.
For students who nominate a 12-month study option, this will require around three days per month in the workplace for the duration of the course. For students who nominate the 18-month option, two days per month in a workplace will be required.
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care has 28 subjects (units). These are grouped into 16 modules. The course has been designed using the guidelines provided in the CHC Training package. There are 23 core units and 5 elective units. The subjects are listed below:
About Australian Careers Business College
Australian Careers Business College (ACBC) has been a leader in vocational education and learning for over 20 years. The college is approved by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) to deliver selected nationally recognised qualifications.
ACBC is highly regarded by industry and government, and is approved to deliver state and commonwealth programs. ACBC’s excellence in learning and assessment has resulted in over 6,000 students graduating with a nationally recognised qualification leading to employment, university study or promotion in their workplace. Now, to serve students who are looking for a premium alternative to a campus-based experience, ACBC has rolled their knowledge experience in shaping careers into ‘ACBC Online’. This exciting platform offers a supported learning model that recognises the needs of part-time students.
Unique features of ACBC Online include a trainer for every student and a support team of professional educators and Careers Advisors. The ACBC Online team care about assisting students to achieve their career goals through online study. Make the choice to study in your own time with ACBC Online today.
Australian Careers Business College Pty Ltd is a registered training organisation (RTO 90271)