CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education & Care

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CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education & Care

Nationally Recognised Training

CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education & Care qualification reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. In doing so they work to implement an approved learning framework within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standards.

They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff. Our qualification incorporates the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) requirements.

This course may be completed through a Smart and Skilled Traineeship / Entitlement pathway or a fee for service enrolment.



  • Nominated Supervisor
  • Family Day Care Educator
  • Group/Team Coordinator
  • Childcare Educator
  • Certified Manager
  • Educational Leader
  • Approved Provider
  • Director/Manager
  • Service Coordinator
DELIVERY OPTIONS → Fee for Service and Smart & Skilled Entitlement model enrolments
  • 18 to 24 month enrolment duration
  • Minimum of 240 work placement hours required
  • Min avg of 21 hrs per week
  • Full Time term = 24 months (18 months where CHC30113 completed)
  • Open to New Entrant & existing workers
28 Units to be completed in total: 23 Core & 5 Elective units
Code Title Core / Elective
CHCLEG001*Work legally and ethicallyCore
CHCECE001*Develop cultural competenceCore
CHCECE002*Ensure the health and safety of childrenCore
CHCECE003*Provide care for childrenCore
CHCECE004*Promote and provide healthy food and drinksCore
CHCECE005*Provide care for babies and toddlersCore
CHCECE007*Develop positive and respectful relationships with childrenCore
CHCPRT001*Identify and respond to children and young people at riskCore
HLTAID004*Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care settingCore
CHCDIV002*Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safetyCore
CHCECE016Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment for childrenCore
CHCECE017Foster the holistic development and wellbeing of the child in early childhoodCore
CHCECE018Nurture creativity in childrenCore
CHCECE019Facilitate compliance in an education and care serviceCore
CHCECE020Establish and implement plans for developing cooperative behaviourCore
CHCECE021Implement strategies for the inclusion of all childrenCore
CHCECE022Promote children’s agencyCore
CHCECE023Analyse information to inform learningCore
CHCECE024Design and implement the curriculum to foster children’s learning and developmentCore
CHCECE025Embed sustainable practices in service operationsCore
CHCECE026Work in partnership with families to provide appropriate education and care for childrenCore
HLTWHS003Maintain work health and safetyCore
CHCECE009*Use an approved learning framework to guide practiceCore
CHCECE006Support behaviour of children and young peopleElective
CHCPRP003Reflect on and improve own professional practiceElective
CHCMGT003Lead the work teamElective
CHCDIV001Work with diverse peopleElective
CHCECE028Collaborate with families to plan service and supportsElective

* A person will be taken to be actively working towards a Diploma level qualification after successful completion of the 11 indicated units of competency

We have listed commonly used electives however there is a wider range of electives available to suit your requirements.

This qualification is Centrelink approved.

Professional Development Workshops & Study Sessions available

How to Enrol

Please complete the following enrolment form online to enrol into the full qualification.

Trainer Support

Students are able to contact their Trainer and Assessor through email and telephone during normal business hours. To ensure the quickest response time, the preferred method is via email.

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