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Children's Services and Childcare Courses

Have you always dreamed of working in early childhood education and care? This is your opportunity to guide, assist and help children learn.

TAFE NSW's Children's Services & Childcare courses allows students to expand on their teaching skills and learn how to guide and assist children throughout the education process. Courses in this sector are formulated to equip you with the practical skills and background knowledge you need to accomplish teaching and support tasks within a classroom environment.

Popular courses in Children's Services and Childcare

Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and Care (Birth-5)

Course code: HE20510V02

This course is for people who want to work as early childhood teachers in a variety of contexts including long day care, preschool, integrated child and family services and early intervention services.

Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Course code: CHC50113

This course will teach you the role of an early childhood educators who are responsible for designing and implementing curriculum in early childhood education and care services.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Course code: CHC30113

Do you love children? Have you always dreamed of working in early childhood education and care? If you answered yes, then the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is for you.

Certificate IV in Youth Work

Course code: CHC40413

Are you passionate about the rights, entitlements and wellbeing of younger Australians? If so, the Certificate IV in Youth Work is for you.

Statement of Attainment in Provide Emergency First Aid in Education and Care Settings

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Reaching for a career as an educator or support worker in an education and care setting? The Statement of Attainment in Provide Emergency First Aid in Education and Care Settings will ensure you are prepared and qualified to respond to first aid emergencies, including asthmatic and anaphylactic emergencies.

Why study Children's Services or Childcare courses at TAFE NSW?

A children's services course can lead to a number of job opportunities, from early childhood education teaching to youth and community work. Qualifications in children's services can lead to a job as a childcare centre manager, special needs worker, early childhood educator, nanny or a children's services coordinator. The average weekly salary for a childcare centre manager is $1,100.

Whether you're just starting out in your children's services career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the area include Mental Health, Youth Work, Education Support, Early Childhood Education and Care, School Age Education and Care, Child, Youth and Family Intervention and Youth Justice.