Early Childhood Education courses available in WA

Stanley College

Summary: Acquire the skills and knowledge to provide care and support to meet the developmental and educational needs of babies, infants and young children. You will develop the skills to plan, engage and implement educational programs for children in various child care settings.

Requirements: Completion of Australian Year 10 or equivalent and IELTS 5.0 or equivalent. 

Duration: 40 weeks + 12 weeks of holidays

Intakes: Jan, Mar, May, Aug, Oct

Fees: Tuition fee $8200 and materials fee $450

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Summary: This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to provide care and meet social, emotional, physical and educational needs of children aged from 0 to 5. Learn to work with culturally diverse children and implement plans in accordance with Australian licensing, accreditation and regulation, and duty of care. Gain the competencies to supervise staff and volunteers.

Requirements: Completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent and IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. 

Duration: 40 weeks + 12 weeks of holidays

Intakes: Jan, Feb, Mar, May, Jun, Sep, Oct, Nov

Fees: Tuition fee $9600 and materials fee $450

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Skills Institute Australia

Summary: This certification 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. 

The course will cover subjects in:

  • Providing care for babies, toddlers and children
  • Health and safety in the workplace and of children
  • First Aid
  • Learn about the approved learning framework to guide practice
  • Support children in their behaviour, learning development and connecting with their world

Requirements: Student must be at least 18 years old and completed IELTS 5.0 or equivalent. Applicants must obtain a National Police Check as well as a Working with Children Check.

Duration: 40 weeks + 12 weeks of holidays

Intakes: 13 Jan, 17 Feb, 13 Apr, 18 May, 13 Jul, 17 Aug, 12 Oct, 16 Nov

Fees: Tuition fee $9800 and materials fee $450

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Summary: The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care reflects the role of early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services. They may have responsibility for supervision of volunteers or other staff. 

The course will cover subjects in:

  • Providing care for babies, toddlers and children
  • Health and safety in the workplace and of children
  • First Aid
  • Designing and implementing the curriculum to foster children’s learning and development
  • Embed sustainable practices in service operations

Requirements: Student must be at least 18 years old and completed IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. Applicants must obtain a National Police Check as well as a Working with Children Check.

Duration: 40 weeks + 12 weeks of holidays

Intakes: 27 Jan, 16 Mar, 27 Apr, 3 Aug, 21 Sept, 26 Oct

Fees: Tuition fee $9800 and materials fee $450

Visit the Skills Australia Institute page for more information.