CHC30121 Certificate III in EarlyChildhood Education and Care

This qualification reflects the role of educators in early childhood education and care who work in regulated children’s education and care services in Australia. They support children’s wellbeing, and development in the context of an approved learning framework. Educators use a range of well-developed skills and knowledge using discretion and judgment when carrying out their work in the context of established policies and procedures. They may work independently or under the guidance of others, though in some contexts that guidance may not be on-site.


This qualification will equip you with the skill to pursue the following careers:

  • Child Care Worker


160-hours (compulsory)


Face-to-Face Delivery: 78 Weeks


Staff could obtain the nationally recognised qualification after they complete the training.


  • CHCECE033

    Develop positive and respectful relationships with children

  • CHCECE030

    Support inclusion and diversity

  • HLTWHS001

    Participate in workplace health and safety

  • CHCPRT001

    Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

  • CHCECE037

    Support children to connect with the natural environment

  • CHCECE032

    Nurture babies and toddlers

  • CHCECE054

    Encourage understanding of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples’ cultures

  • CHCECE035

    Support the holistic learning and development of children

  • CHCECE055

    Meet legal and ethical obligations in children’s education and care

  • CHCECE038

    Observe children to inform practice

  • CHCECE036

    Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning

  • CHCECE031

    Support children’s health, safety and wellbeing

  • BSBSTR401

    Promote innovation in team environments

  • CHCDIV001

    Work with diverse people

  • BSBSUS411

    Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

  • CHCECE056

    Work effectively in children’s education and care

  • CHCSAC009

    Support the holistic development of children in school age care

  • CHCECE040

    Attend to daily functions in home-based child care

  • HLTFSE001

    Follow basic food safety practices

  • CHCPRP003

    Reflect on and improve own professional practice

  • CHCECE039

    Comply with family day care administration requirements

  • HLTAID012

    Provide First Aid in an education and care setting

  • CHCECE034

    Use an approved learning framework to guide practice

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