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Gain the skills you need to provide quality education to children

This course has been superseded and some units and details of the course will change. We will provide further details about the transition of your enrolment at a later date.

You’ll learn practical skills in work health and safety (WHS) processes; effective interaction with children; nutritional food provision; childhood development; sustainable practices; appropriate care for babies and children up to 5 years; and responding to young people at risk.

Experienced teachers, who are experts in the field, will guide you through the program Online to fit in with your work or lifestyle.

This nationally recognised qualification may lead to employment in roles such as kindergarten assistant, school aged-care assistant, nanny, family day care carer or early childhood educator assistant.

Once complete, you can extend your skills by studying Chisholm’s Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.

Course code
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Full Time, 12 months.
Start dates
24 January, 18 April, 11 July, 3 October 2022

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.