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Early Childhood Education and Care - Certificate III (CHC30113-01V03)
Course brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Study area: Human Welfare Studies and Services 
National code: CHC30113  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Bega  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Bega  Part Time Day  36 Weeks 5-Feb-2019  Tue, Wed 
Cooma  Part Time Day  36 Weeks 6-Feb-2019  Wed 
Cooma  None  TBA 2-Jan-2018   
Goulburn  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Moruya  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Moruya  Full Time  18 Weeks 5-Feb-2019  Tue, Wed, Thu 
Moss Vale  Part Time Day  36 Weeks 6-Feb-2019  Wed, Thu 
Moss Vale  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Nowra  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Queanbeyan  Part Time Day  1 Year 7-Feb-2019  Thu 
Shellharbour  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Wollongong  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Yass  Flexible  TBA Anytime   
Features: Traineeships, School trainees, TVET 
Description: This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. They support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children’s wellbeing, learning and development. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously.

Under the Education and Care Services National Law (2011) the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) publishes lists of approved early childhood education and care qualifications and information regarding regulatory requirements here: www.acecqa.gov.au

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY If you are seeking to enrol in a First Aid unit of competency you are advised that to complete the unit you must be able to perform basic life support skills, for example control bleeding and perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). If you have a disability that would prevent you from performing required basic life support skills you are advised that you will not be able to achieve the unit of competency. 
Other requirements: WORK PLACEMENTS

Many TAFE courses have a compulsory work placement component to assist you to apply your learning in a practical environment and you may be required to comply with some (or all) of the following.

1. COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES

Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. Visit:
http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check

2. STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT

Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

3. NSW HEALTH

Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
• Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
• Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
• Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at:
http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/student_clearance/pages/default.aspx

4. AGED CARE WORK - Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a Federal Criminal Record Check. Visit:
http://www.afp.gov.au/what-we-do/police-checks/national-police-checks.aspx

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES - For more information visit: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/rights-and-responsibilities/index.htm 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification. 
Learning pathways: Credit for Prior Learning If you already have skills and knowledge that are relevant to your course, you may be able to apply for credit through articulation, credit transfer or recognition of prior learning. To find out more about applying for credit follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/recognition-of-prior-learning

This web page also provides information on how to use your existing TAFE NSW qualifications to undertake a higher level qualification at TAFE NSW (e.g. Cert II to Cert III, Cert III to Cert IV, Cert IV to Diploma, etc.)

TAFE to University Many TAFE NSW courses offer you the opportunity to gain both vocational and university qualifications. To find out more about the pathways to higher education please follow this link

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/courses/study-options/tafe-to-university 
Career opportunities: Early childhood educator 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Bega
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Bega Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19BEG-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Bega
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Bega Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19BEG-002 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Classes start Tuesday 5th February 2019. The hours of attendance are Tuesday 9am - 3.30pm and Wednesday 9am - 3.30pm at TAFE NSW Bega Connected Learning Centre 199 Auckland St, Bega. 
Hours per week: 12 
Starting from: 5-Feb-2019 
Times: 9:00am to 3:30pm
About: Course learning is a combination of classroom sessions a program of homestudy and workplace attendance . Student can expect to study a minimum of 12hrs per week over 36 weeks to successfully complete the course requirements, some study will be required in students own time.

Theory classes will be from Tuesday and Wednesday however you will be required to attend on a Thursday for First aid and you will need to attend from Monday to Friday for work placement purposes. You will attend 5 individual days on a Thursday or Friday and a full two week workplacement in a service. You will need to supply your own wide brimmed hat.

Students will need appropriate access to reliable technology (such as a computer/laptop, internet access, Adobe Connect)

Studying at a TAFE NSW Connected Learning Centre means that you don’t have to leave your local community to get a first rate education and access elite training, teachers and support services.

Connected Learning Centres are custom designed to utilise modern technologies, simulations and virtual reality experiences to offer you a wider range of choices, more accessible, practical training and flexible learning opportunities. Students can access work booths, group learning rooms, a computer hub, print shop, tech-bar, media lounge, and learning support centre and a creative space to work on ideas for the future.

Our Connected Learning Centres will equip you with the skills you need for the jobs you want – in regional NSW, or anywhere in the world. If you would like to explore your local Connected Learning Centre, please visit www.tafensw.edu.au/clc
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you have any queries, one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility. Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning.

The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:
- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00 approx
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50

Payment Plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Comments: Classes start Tuesday 5th February 2019. The hours of attendance are Tuesday 9am - 3.30pm and Wednesday 9am - 3.30pm at TAFE NSW Bega Connected Learning Centre 199 Auckland St, Bega.
Studying at a TAFE NSW Connected Learning Centre means that you don’t have to leave your local community to get a first rate education and access elite training, teachers and support services.

Connected Learning Centres are custom designed to utilise modern technologies, simulations and virtual reality experiences to offer you a wider range of choices, more accessible, practical training and flexible learning opportunities. Students can access work booths, group learning rooms, a computer hub, print shop, tech-bar, media lounge, and learning support centre and a creative space to work on ideas for the future.

Our Connected Learning Centres will equip you with the skills you need for the jobs you want – in regional NSW, or anywhere in the world. If you would like to explore your local Connected Learning Centre, please visit www.tafensw.edu.au/clc 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Cooma
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Cooma Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19CMA-002 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Attendance is Wednesday 6 February 2019 at TAFE NSW Cooma from 9.00am to 3.30pm. Learners can expect to study a minimum of 26 hrs per week for 12 months to complete the requirements of this qualification. 
Hours per week: 12 
Starting from: 6-Feb-2019 
Times: 9:00am to 3:30pm
About: Attend first class on 6 February 2019 for an orientation session.

Course learning is a combination of classroom sessions a program of homestudy and workplace attendance . Student can expect to study a minimum of 12hrs per week over 36 weeks to successfully complete the course requirements, some study will be required in students own time.

Theory classes will be from Wednesday and Thursday however you will be required to attend on a Tuesday for First aid and you will need to attend from Monday to Friday for work placement purposes. You will attend 5 individual days on a Thursday or Friday and a full two week workplacement in a service. You will need to supply your own wide brimmed hat.

Students will need appropriate access to reliable technology (such as a computer/laptop, internet access, Adobe Connect)

STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

NSW HEALTH Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
- Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
- Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
- Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at NSW Health website.

COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES
Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free if over 18) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. For further information visit the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian website and search for Working With Children Check.

AGED CARE WORK Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a National Police Check. For further information visit the Australian Federal Police website and search for National Police Checks.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY During the practical CPR assessment you will be required to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR both on an infant and adult mannequin placed on the floor. This is the training package requirement and you should consider your ability to perform this assessment task before enrolling.
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you have any queries, one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility. Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning.

Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:
Textbook The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III $103.00
First Aid textbook 8th Edition $18.50 Workplace clothing ie Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes $60.00

Payment Plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Comments: Classroom sessions begin Wednesday 06 February 2019 at TAFE NSW Cooma from 9.00am to 3.30pm.

Learners can expect to study a minimum of 26 hrs per week for 12 months to complete the requirements of this qualification. Some learning will need to be in learner’s own time. There are 120 hours work palcement required to complete the assessment requirements of units included in this course, workplacement can be arranged in consultation with teaching staff. A working with children check is required prior to commencement of workplacement. Students must have access to reliable internet access to access some of the course content. Note: Unit HLTAID004 - Core unit requires students to complete 2 minutes on the floor with the CPR Mannequin. No reasonable adjustment can be made to this requirement. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Cooma
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Cooma Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 18CMA-111 
Attendance mode: None 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: Delivery Options for this course may include: Campus Based, Flexible, Online, Work based, Full Time, Part Time Day, Part Time Evening. 
Starting from: 2-Jan-2018 
About: For further information, contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601

Volume of Learning:
Your learning commitment (known as the volume of learning) for this qualification is a minimum of 614 hours. You may need to allocate the remaining hours to engage in a range of activities to support your learning which could include;
- Independent study
- Work placement or simulated workplace activities
- Research and projects
- Preparation of assessment tasks
- Field/industry visits
- Tutorials
- Learning support

Required student skills:
This is a Certificate III level course. Individuals undertaking this course will be required to undertake one or more of the activities listed above.

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out the TAFE Illawarra support-for-learners website. You will be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.
Target group: Trainees, School Based Trainees 
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Comments: Recognition:
Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
- Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
- Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Goulburn
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Goulburn Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19GLB-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Moruya
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moruya Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19MRY-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Moruya
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moruya Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19MRY-002 
Attendance mode: Full Time 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 18 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Classes commence on Tuesday 5th February 2019 9am - 3.30pm, Wednesday 1pm - 3.30pm and Thursday 9am - 3.30pm in Room FG10 (F Block.) Please bring a note pad and pen to the first class 
Hours per week: 15 
Starting from: 5-Feb-2019 
About: Course learning is a combination of classroom sessions a program of homestudy and workplace attendance . Student can expect to study a minimum of 25hrs per week over 18 weeks to successfully complete the course requirements, some study will be required in students own time.

Theory classes will be from Tuesday 9am-3.30pm, Wednesday 1pm - 3.30 pm and Thursday 9am - 3.30 pm. You will need to attend from Monday to Friday for work placement purposes. You will attend 5 individual days on a Thursday or Friday and a full two week workplacement in a service. You will need to supply your own wide brimmed hat.

Students will need appropriate access to reliable technology (such as a computer/laptop, internet access, Adobe Connect)

STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

NSW HEALTH Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
- Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
- Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
- Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at NSW Health website.

COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES
Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free if over 18) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. For further information visit the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian website and search for Working With Children Check.

AGED CARE WORK Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a National Police Check. For further information visit the Australian Federal Police website and search for National Police Checks.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY During the practical CPR assessment you will be required to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR both on an infant and adult mannequin placed on the floor. This is the training package requirement and you should consider your ability to perform this assessment task before enrolling.
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you have any queries, one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility. Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning.

The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:
- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50

Payment Plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Comments: Classes commence on Tuesday 5th February 2019 9am - 3.30pm, Wednesday 1pm - 3.30pm and Thursday 9am - 3.30pm in Room FG10 (F Block.) Please bring a note pad and pen to the first class 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Moss Vale
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moss Vale Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19MVL-002 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 36 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: Classes commence with week 1 orientation on Wednesday 6 February 9am - 3.30pm and Thursday 9am - 3.30pm in room AG6 (A block) 
Hours per week: 12 
Starting from: 6-Feb-2019 
Times: 9:00am to 3:30pm
About: Attend first class on 6 February 2019 for an orientation session.

Course learning is a combination of classroom sessions a program of homestudy and workplace attendance . Student can expect to study a minimum of 12hrs per week over 36 weeks to successfully complete the course requirements, some study will be required in students own time.

Theory classes will be from Wednesday and Thursday however you will be required to attend on a Tuesday for First aid and you will need to attend from Monday to Friday for work placement purposes. You will attend 5 individual days on a Thursday or Friday and a full two week workplacement in a service. You will need to supply your own wide brimmed hat.

Students will need appropriate access to reliable technology (such as a computer/laptop, internet access, Adobe Connect)

STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

NSW HEALTH Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
- Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
- Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
- Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at NSW Health website.

COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES
Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free if over 18) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. For further information visit the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian website and search for Working With Children Check.

AGED CARE WORK Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a National Police Check. For further information visit the Australian Federal Police website and search for National Police Checks.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY During the practical CPR assessment you will be required to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR both on an infant and adult mannequin placed on the floor. This is the training package requirement and you should consider your ability to perform this assessment task before enrolling.
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you have any queries, one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility. Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning.

The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:
- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00 approx
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50

Payment Plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Comments: First day of attendance is Wednesday 6th February 2019. Please bring a notebook and pen to the first class 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Moss Vale
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moss Vale Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19MVL-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Nowra
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Nowra Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19NWR-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Queanbeyan
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Queanbeyan Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19QBY-130 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 1 Year
Scheduled attendance: Thursday 9am-3.30pm in Block B, ground floor, room 2 
Hours per week:
Starting from: 7-Feb-2019 
Times: 9:00am to 3:30pm
About: There are 120 hours work placement required to complete the assessment requirements of units included in this course, workplacement can be arranged in consultation with teaching staff. A working with children check is required prior to commencement. Students must have access te reliable internet access to access some of the course content. Note: Unit HLTAID--4- Core unit, requires students to complete 2 minutes of CPR on the floor with the CPR Mannequin. No reasonable adjustment can be made to this requirement.

STUDENT READINESS FOR WORK PLACEMENT Generally work placements will only occur after there has been a reasonable amount of student/teacher contact and when the teacher is satisfied that you are ready to benefit from workplace learning and perform workplace duties. Your teacher can provide further information.

NSW HEALTH Before you commence any clinical placements in NSW Health facilities, you will be required to
- Meet NSW Health’s - Criminal Record Check requirements;
- Sign the NSW Health Code of Conduct form and any other forms, as required by NSW Health;
- Undertake Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Infectious Diseases and provide your Health Care Worker/Student Vaccination Record Card.

For specific information regarding NSW Health’s requirements, and access to the required forms, it is recommended that you visit their FAQs for students at NSW Health website.

COMMUNITY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES
Anyone in child-related work (including student placements and volunteers) MUST have a current Working with Children Check (students/volunteers free if over 18) in line with the Office of Children’s Guardian phase-in schedule and processes. For further information visit the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian website and search for Working With Children Check.

AGED CARE WORK Before you undertake any clinical placements in Aged Care Facilities you will be required to undertake a National Police Check. For further information visit the Australian Federal Police website and search for National Police Checks.

ENROLLING IN FIRST AID UNITS OF COMPETENCY During the practical CPR assessment you will be required to perform at least 2 minutes of uninterrupted CPR both on an infant and adult mannequin placed on the floor. This is the training package requirement and you should consider your ability to perform this assessment task before enrolling.
Applying and enrolling: Congratulations on deciding to enrol with TAFE NSW!

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. The following steps will set you up to study with us:
Choose your course and where you want to study Assess your eligibility Obtain your Unique Student Identifier (USI)

If you have any queries, one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Call 131 601 or send us an enquiry. We can help talk you through all your options.



Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.

The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:
- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00 approx
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing ie Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes - approx $60.00

Payment Plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Comments: Classroom sessions begin Thursday 07 February 2019 at Queanbeyan Campus from 9.00am to 3.30pm. Learners can expect to study a minimum of 26 hrs per week for 12 months to complete the requirements of this qualification. Some learning will need to be in learner’s own time. There are 120 hours work palcement required to complete the assessment requirements of units included in this course, workplacement can be arranged in consultation with teaching staff. A working with children check is required prior to commencement of workplacement. Students must have access to reliable internet access to access some of the course content. Note: Unit HLTAID004 - Core unit, requires students to complete 2 minutes on the floor with the CPR Mannequin. No reasonable adjustment can be made to this requirement. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Shellharbour
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Shellharbour Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19SHB-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Wollongong
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Wollongong Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19WLG-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Yass
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Yass Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care 
Offering code: 19YAS-999 
Attendance mode: Flexible 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: This course is delivered in a variety of attendance modes. Students will be provided a course schedule when details are confirmed. Please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: To request further information click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments.
Applying and enrolling: Thank you for your interest in this course. To request further information click on Enquire Now. You can also contact TAFE NSW on 131 601 to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $1,600
Second qualification $1,930
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $7,260
Smart and Skilled Trainee $1,000
Fee explanatory text: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. In claiming the concession or exemption, students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning. The following Incidentals can be sourced yourself:

- Textbook - The Early Childhood Educator for Certificate III - $103.00
- First Aid textbook 8th Edition - $18.50
- Workplace clothing i.e. Broad brimmed hat, polo shirt and enclosed shoes – $60.00

To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
Other information: To request further information, click on Enquire Now and we will advise you when a new offering is available. Courses are run subject to minimum student enrolments. 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601