CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Course description

This qualification addresses the skills and knowledge required to provide care for groups and individual children. This course 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 Standard.



Possible Careers

  • Children’s services Co-ordinator
  • Family Day Care Co-ordinator
  • Team Leader or Room Leader in a service
  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Playgroup Co-ordinator
  • Out of School Hours Care

Skills and knowledge learned

  • Relationship development
  • Sustainable practices
  • Use of learning frameworks
  • Inclusion strategies
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander culture
  • Working with families
Possible Careers

To enrol, please complete the enrolment form HERE and email through your supporting documentation to

This course is available at:
• At your workplace (employee or placement volunteer)

You will receive assessments to complete based on your current role (employee or placement volunteer) and daily tasks. Assessments will be marked by your trainer who will visit you once a month at your workplace and communicate with you throughout the month.

Students are required to fill out a Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment during the enrolment process. For those with difficulty filling out the LLN form MSA Training and Professional Development offers a beginners ESL and individual ESL classes.

During enrolment students will also undergo a pre-training review which will help make sure this course is right for you.
Students undergoing this course must also have a Working with Children Check before enrolling into this course as it is required for placement.
Students must be 16 years or over and currently working in an early childhood education centre to enrol in this qualification