Course Details - Early Childhood Education and Care (Year 1) (Henley High School)

Course TitleEarly Childhood Education and Care (Year 1)
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationHenley High School
Course Length1 semester (0.5 years)
This is the first semester of an 18 month course (starting in Semester 2).
DescriptionThis qualification 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. They support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children’s wellbeing, learning and development. Depending on the setting, educators may work under direct supervision or autonomously. This course provides students with the theoretical and practical knowledge to work in the childcare industry. Students are provided with an opportunity to explore the community services industry (specifically early childhood education and childcare), concentrating on the emotional, cognitive and physical developmental stages of children, including nutrition. Structured workplace learning allows students to hone their skills and knowledge gained within the classroom environment.
PathwaysFull Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care, access to Diploma Education, ATAR pathway, Early Education University Pathway.
PrerequisitesAn interest in learning about child development and working in the childcare industry.
Delivery Location(s)Henley High School, Cudmore Terrace, Henley Beach, SA, 5022
Dates and Times16 weekly sessions at Henley High School on Fridays from 08:00 until 10:20
Commencement date 24/07/20
Work Placement18 days
Compulsory 120 hours Structured Workplace Learning (SWL).
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 30 SACE credits
QualificationPartial Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (partial) (National code CHC30113)
RTOAustralian Institute of Technology Transfer (National Code 50834)
Competencies
CompulsoryCHCLEG001Work legally and eithically   (55 nominal hours)
 HLTWHS001Participate in workplace health and safety   (20 nominal hours)
 HLTAID004Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting   (20 nominal hours)
 CHCECE002Ensure the health and safety of children   (63 nominal hours)
 CHCECE004Promote and provide healthy food and drinks   (35 nominal hours)
 BSBWOR301Organise personal work priorities and development   (30 nominal hours)

Units may change as determined by the Registered Training Organisation in negotiation with Henley High School.
Training Cost Fee$510.00 GST free
This fee consists of $150 trained teacher delivery fee, $250 RTO costs and $110 other training costs (invoiced to the Home School by the Host School). Department for Education (public) schools in Western Adelaide region (WASSN) will subsidise the training cost for students if it is part of the students’ genuine career pathway and SACE. Please check the level of subsidy with your Home School. Private school students and families please see your school’s VET Leader to find out about the VET Payment Policy in your school.
Consumables Fee$50.00 GST included
The Big Picture ebook (invoiced to the Home School by the Host School).
WASSN Gap FeeNone
This fee will be invoiced to the family by the Home School. Please discuss this with your VET Leader.
Personal Equipment and Materials$60.00 GST included
This fee is for a DCSI Clearance. If not purchased personally by the student or family, the Host School (where you are doing the VET course) will invoice families for these items.
Cost NotesThere is an administration fee of $100.00 (GST free) for all courses. This fee will be invoiced to the family by the Home School. Schools outside of the member and non-member school portfolio will have to pay an additional fee of $100.00 per student + GST based on administration fees. The student's Home School will collect this fee from the family directly.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   18
Selection ProcessApplication/Interview
Public Transporthttp://www.henleyhs.sa.edu.au/section/student-services/bus-timetable City to Henley Beach (132, 137, 138 & 139) City to Henley Beach/West Lakes via Ashley Street (287, 288) City to Henley Beach South via Garden Terrace (130, 131) www.adelaidemetro.com.au
Contact PersonMs Tash Farrier, Phone 83557000, Email tash.farrier@henleyhs.sa.edu.au
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