Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (WA only)

This course is currently for Western Australia residents only. 

If you're the type of person who loves working with young children in an educational setting, and are looking to start a rewarding career in the early childhood education sector, then this CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care qualification from Gateway Training Academy could make it happen for you.

This certificate focuses on the responsibilities of professionals engaged in early childhood education and care within regulated children's education and care services in Australia. To enable you to become an effective early childhood educator, the course will cover essential fields such as how to support children’s health, safety, and wellbeing; how to support the holistic learning and development of children; how to provide experiences to support children’s play and learning; and how to meet legal and ethical obligations in children’s education and care, amongst others. By the end of the course, you will have all the skills as well as confidence to commence work at any early childhood care service in Australia.

This course is conducted in the classroom, blended or at a workplace, with classes being offered at Gateway Training Academy's campuses in Fremantle and Mandurah in Western Australia.

Government Funding available to eligible Western Australian residents. Enquire to check your eligibility.

Please Note: This course is NOT available to people on a 500 or 600 visa.

CHC30121 Gateway Training Academy
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  • Awarded by

    Gateway Training Academy

  • Qualification

    Certificate III, VET

  • Study mode

    On Campus

  • Payment options

    Payment PlanUpfront paymentJobs & Skills WA Funding

  • Duration

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  • Course fee

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This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.