CHC50113  Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

 

Overview

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.


Possible Job Roles

  • Centre Manager / Nominated Supervisor
  • Outside School Hours Care Coordinator
  • Lead Educator
  • Educational Leader

Qualification Details

A Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113) requires the completion of 28 units. The units, divided into modules are shown below.

 

MODULE 1
Use an approved learning framework to guide practice CHCECE009
Work legally and ethically CHCLEG001

 

MODULE 2
Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety CHCDIV002
Develop cultural competence CHCECE001
Work with diverse people CHCDIV001

 

MODULE 3
Ensure the health and safety of children CHCECE002
Identify and respond to children and young people at risk CHCPRT001

 

MODULE 4
Provide care for children CHCECE003
Promote and provide healthy food and drinks CHCECE004
Provide care for babies and toddlers CHCECE005

 

MODULE 5
Develop positive and respectful relationships with children CHCECE007
Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behavior CHCECE020
Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children CHCECE021

 

MODULE 6
Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for children CHCECE016
Maintain work health and safety HLTWHS003

 

MODULE 7
Develop and implement policy CHCPOL002
Facilitate compliance in an education and care service CHCECE019
Embed sustainable practices in service operations CHCECE025

 

MODULE 8
Support children to connect to their world CHCECE012
Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhood CHCECE017
Promote children’s agency CHCECE022
Nurture creativity in children CHCECE018

 

MODULE 9
Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate care for children CHCECE026
Analyse information to inform learning CHCECE023
Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development CHCECE024

 

MODULE 10
Reflect on and improve own professional practice CHCPRP003
Lead the work team CHCMGT003

 

MODULE 11
Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting HLTAID004

 
 
 

 

*Unit choices shown are subject to change without notice

 
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