Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care - International
The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care is an ideal qualification for workers in children’s services who have the responsibility of planning and managing programs around childhood services whilst observing the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations. From January 2014, 50 percent of educators working with children aged from birth to 13 years must have, or be actively working towards obtaining at least an approved diploma level education and care qualification.
- If you want to work in child care, this course will equip you with the skills, knowledge and ethical attributes to work at an advanced level.
- Study with one of Australia's most trusted training organisations
At a glance:
Recognition: Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications, Framework standards
Study mode: 15 Face-to-face contact hours at BCA National premises + 5 hours online per week. 240 hours work placement component at an organisation outside BCA National
Study load: 6 terms [10 weeks each + holidays] 18 months full time equivalent.
Price per term: $2,450
Inclusions: All learning materials and vocation/industry work placement provided
Prerequisites: 18 years or older at time of application IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
Career Outcomes or Occupational titles/roles may include:
- Nominated Supervisor
- Group coordinator
- Group leader
- Early childhood educator
- Child development worker and team coordinator (children’s services).