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Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care Holmesglen

3.75 out of 5 from 4 reviews
Certificate III
19 Weeks Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This course enables you to plan and implement appropriate care and educational experiences for young children. Through the combination of face-to-face, online and practicum based learning, you will acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to work effectively as a professional team member in an early childhood service.

These skills include gaining an understanding of legal and ethical requirements, engaging with young children and their families, facilitating children's leisure and play, and fostering holistic development and wellbeing.

Graduates may work under direct supervision and may also have limited supervisory responsibilities of volunteers.

Early childhood educator
Family day carer
Out-of-school hours care assistant
Recreation assistant


Average ratings for Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care Holmesglen based on 4 reviews
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Student Reviews

February 2018
Year completed 2010

I didn’t end up finishing the course because I didn’t enjoy it. It was too cutesy and not as informative as I’d like. Lots of hands on experience though which was good

My advice to future students is: Read into your choices before selecting a course

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February 2018
Year completed 2015

Really loved learning about how children’s brains work and how they adapt and absorb new information.

Was interesting to learn about how you must talk and act around children of these young ages.

My advice to future students is: Pick something you enjoy, don’t do a course you think it boring it isn’t worth it and you w...

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February 2018
Year completed 2013

Really enjoyed the hands on side of things, being able to enter a classroom and teach the kids straight up. Didn’t enjoy the theory side of it so much but I guess it helped me study and understand how to teach a little better.

My advice to future students is: Absolutely do what you love and never stay in a job you feel unc...

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February 2018
Year completed 2008

I really liked the hands on experience and all the coursework was very interesting. Loved it!

I love working with children and everything was very related

My advice to future students is: Stick with what you enjoy and work hard for what you want!

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