CHC50121 - Diploma of Early Childhood 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. Educators at this level are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum that meets the requirements of an approved learning framework and for maintaining compliance in other areas of service operations. They use specialised knowledge and analyse and apply theoretical concepts to diverse work situations. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other educators.


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

  • Child Care Worker


280-hours (compulsory)


Face-to-Face Delivery: 104 Weeks


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


  • CHCECE048

    Plan and implement children’s education and care curriculum

  • CHCECE041

    Maintain a safe and healthy environment for children

  • CHCECE044

    Facilitate compliance in a children’s education and care service

  • BSBTWK502

    Manage team effectiveness

  • CHCECE050

    Work in partnership with children’s families

  • CHCECE047

    Analyse information to inform children’s learning

  • CHCECE042

    Foster holistic early childhood learning, development and wellbeing

  • CHCECE049

    Embed environmental responsibility in service operations

  • CHCECE043

    Nurture creativity in children

  • CHCECE046

    Implement strategies for the inclusion of all children

  • CHCPRP003

    Reflect on and improve own professional practice

  • CHCMGT003

    Lead the work team

  • CHCECE051

    Promote equity in access to the service

  • CHCSAC010

    Foster holistic learning, development and wellbeing for school-age children

  • BSBSTR501

    Establish innovative work environments

  • BSBHRM413

    Support the learning and development of teams and individuals

  • CHCINM002

    Foster positive and respectful interactions and behaviour in children

  • CHCECE057

    Use collaborative practices to uphold child protection principles

  • CHCDIV003

    Manage and promote diversity

  • BSBOPS502

    Manage business operational plans

  • CHCECE052

    Plan service and supports for children and families

  • BSBPEF502

    Develop and use emotional intelligence

  • CHCECE053

    Respond to grievances and complaints about the service

  • CHCPOL002

    Develop and implement policy

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