Course Summary

Kick start your studies in childhood education!
Are you interested in pursuing a course to assist you to work with children? This program will introduce you to the growing sector of both early childhood (0–6 years) and education support (6 years+) roles, and will provide you with a smooth and confident transition to either the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care  (CHC30121) or Certificate III in School Based Education Support (CHC30221) course and its requirements. The program also focuses on literacy and numeracy skills to increase chances of successfully participating in your course.

Topics covered within the  program include: 

  • Introduction to an Early Childhood Education Centre
  • Understanding children 0-12 years
  • Understanding children’s developmental needs and interests
  • Ensuring safety & wellbeing
  • Diversity & inclusion
  • Responding to accidents
  • Writing incident reports

The program will be delivered by an experienced early childhood educator with the focus on “hands on” learning.

Runs: Regularly throughout the year, 10 x 4 hour sessions

Location: Elgar & Lilydale campuses

CostNon-concession $123  Concession $37

How to enrol: for more information call CAE Course Coordinator on 8892 1717 or enquire online at

Course Sessions

Please contact CAE Customer Service on or Phone 9652 0611 to enquire about enrolling in this course

Last updated: June 25, 2024 12:54pm