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What will I learn?

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care equips you with specialised skills in childhood development to become an educational leader, supervisor or manager in early childhood education and care.

You will graduate with the ability to lead teams and be able to design, implement and evaluate education programs. Advance your knowledge and professional practice in providing safe, meaningful and inclusive care and education, and mentor others to deliver innovative programs for young children.

At TAFE NSW, you will study with teachers who are experts in this field and benefit from work placement with our leading industry partners.

Through course work, you will:

Develop your educational leadership skills
Design programs that nurture creativity in children
Work collaboratively with families and communities
Develop your educational leadership skills
Design programs that nurture creativity in children
Work collaboratively with families and communities

TAFE NSW is known for delivering training that develops your practical capability in leading teams and programs in childhood development, including:

Enable your team to provide outstanding care and education of children
Provide physical care of children
Offer health and nutrition advice
Ensure the safety and wellbeing of babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers
Develop respectful relationships with diverse groups

Stand out in the global job market with the professional skills and confidence to work effectively with colleagues, children and their families in early education settings:

Professionalism and integrity
Leadership skills
Communication and interpersonal skills

CRICOS

081611B

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
A$14,430.00 (7,93,729) per year
Additional costs for uniforms, equipment, textbooks and materials (if applicable) range from AUD $300 – AUD $1,000 per course.

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

18 July 2022

Venue

Bankstown Campus

500 Chapel Road,

BANKSTOWN,

New South Wales,

2200, SYDNEY, Australia

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
A$14,430.00 (7,93,729) per year
Additional costs for uniforms, equipment, textbooks and materials (if applicable) range from AUD $300 – AUD $1,000 per course.

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

18 July 2022

Venue

Wollongong Campus

Foleys Lane,

NORTH WOLLONGONG,

New South Wales,

2500, WOLLONGONG, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

English Language Requirements:

Academic IELTS 6.0 with no score lower than 5.5 in any band (reading, writing, listening and speaking) or TOEFL (iBT) 60 or equivalent
Or Completion of the TAFE NSW English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About TAFE NSW

TAFE NSW is the largest vocational education and training provider in Australia, grooming its students to be job-ready through hands-on learning.

  • Students can study at 30+ locations in New South Wales
  • Home to over 3,200 international students each year
  • Study options include certificates, diplomas and degrees
  • Offers industry-aligned programs in small classes