This qualification covers workers who use organisation policies, procedures and individual children’s profiles to plan activities and provide care to children, facilitating their leisure and play and enabling them to achieve their developmental outcomes. Depending on the setting, workers may work under direct supervision or autonomously.
Occupational Titles May Include:
Early Childhood Educator, Playgroup Supervisor, Family Day Care Worker, Childhood Educator, Childhood Educator Assistant, Nanny, and Mobile Assistant.
A summary of the employability skills developed through this qualification can be downloaded below:
NB: enter course code CHC30712.
Year 10 or equivalent.
|Course Code||Core Units of Competence|
|CHCCHILD401B||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk|
|CHCCN301C||Ensure the health and safety of children|
|CHCCN302A||Provide care for children|
|CHCCN303A||Contribute to provision of nutritionally balanced food in a safe and hygienic manner|
|CHCCS400C||Work within a relevant legal and ethical framework|
|CHCFC301A||Support the development of children|
|CHCIC301E||Interact effectively with children|
|CHCPR301C||Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning|
|CHCPR303D||Develop understanding of children’s interests and developmental needs|
|HLTFA311A||Apply first aid|
|HLTWHS300A||Contribute to WHS processes|
|Course Code||Elective Units of Competence|
|CHCCN305B||Provide care for babies|
|CHCORG303C||Participate effectively in the work environment|
|HLTHIR403C||Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co - workers|
|CHCRF301E||Work effectively with families to care for the child|