Looking to further your career in Early Childhood? This Diploma of Childcare is our advanced level course, the perfect next step to advance your job prospects and transition into a senior role. What are you waiting for? You can enrol today and get started straight away.
"I am absolutely loving studying with OCA! I really love being able to study where and when I want, and love having a great support team to help me understand and complete my course. I would recommend studying with Online Courses AUS if you want to learn at your own pace and get quality assistance." - Erin
There’s a real shortage of suitably qualified workers in the early childhood sector. A Diploma of Childcare from Online Courses AUS, can open up more exciting jobs prospects for you. This is your chance to get the skills you need to apply for a senior role in this exciting and rewarding field.
Throughout this industry leading short course, you will learn everything there is to know including using an approved learning framework, facilitating compliance in an education and care service and how to promote healthy food and drink. There are 19 course units in total. For more information click on the course units tab below.
We're committed to you! As an OCA student you will receive a range of support services to assist you with your learning journey. This includes: live chat, technical, admin and general course support and a dedicated trainer to support your learning.
This qualification is delivered online. As soon as you enrol, you’ll be provided with a login and password so you can access our OCA e-learning centre 24/7. You can study at your own pace, from the comfort of your home. All course materials are 100% online, and delivered via our innovative e-learning experience.
The length of time it takes you to complete this course depends on how much time you can invest each week, so if you spend 25hrs a week on the course you will finish it in 2 weeks (or sooner).
Please check with your state department for the relevant "checks/permissions" that may be required to gain employment in this industry (I.E In QLD: If you wish to work with children in Queensland you must first have the appropriate blue card).
Use An Approved Learning Framework To Guide Practice
Facilitate Compliance In An Education And Care Service
Embed Sustainable Practices In Service Operations
Promote And Provide Healthy Food & Drink
Provide Care For Babies & Toddlers
Ensure Health & Safety Of Children
Provide Care For Children
Establish & Maintain A Safe & Healthy Environment For Children
Foster The Holistic Development & Wellbeing Of The Child In Early Childhood
Maintain Work Health & Safety
Develop Cultural Competence
Implement Strategies For The Inclusion Of All Children
Nurture Creativity In Children
Establish & Implement Plans For Developing Co-operative Behaviour
Analyse Information To Inform Learning
Work In Partnership With Families To Provide Appropriate Education & Care For Children
Provide Experiences To Support Children's Play & Learning
Use Information About Children To Inform Practice
Participate In Workplace Health & Safety