Workplace Skills

Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Care

Study Method

Online
Online delivery – Online course content and assessments including live and interactive class style learning. 

Workplace Skills Development
Arranged by Industry Graduates Academy – 3 full days of face-to-face workplace development with an experienced mentor.

Start Date
Enrol anytime.

Elevate your career with the Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Care Workplace Skills Course – your express ticket to a thriving future! 

Unlock the secrets to a fulfilling profession that’s not just about teaching; it’s about inspiring, moulding, and securing a rewarding career path. Our course is focused on equipping you with practical skills that employers are looking for – from hands-on teaching techniques to understanding child development.

Imagine walking into interviews with confidence, armed with insights shared by inspired educators who know the industry inside out. 

But it doesn’t stop there. Enrolling isn’t just about learning; it’s about joining a community of go-getters who share your passion. Collaborate, network, and build relationships that will propel you forward.

Enrol now, embrace growth, have an opportunity to show industry employers during your workplace skills development that you would be a great future employee and embark on a journey towards success. Your future starts here – grab it!

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Topic 1:

Health and Safety in Early Childhood Education and Care: Understand the crucial aspects of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for children under your care.

Learn about injury prevention strategies, hygiene practices, emergency responses, and nutrition essentials. As aspiring early childhood providers, you’ll gain the tools to ensure physical well-being and children’s safety.

Topic 2:

Effective Communication: Develop communication techniques that are essential for building strong relationships with children, their families, and your colleagues.

Communication is your superpower in the realm of early childhood education. Join us to master the art of communication with children, families, and colleagues. Acquire techniques for active listening, using language suitable for different age groups, and building strong partnerships. These skills will be your compass, guiding you toward creating an inclusive, nurturing environment where everyone thrives – a vital aspect of your future role in shaping young minds.

Topic 3:

Child Development: Explore the various stages of child development, understanding the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social aspects.

In this course, we’ll delve into the captivating journey of early childhood development. Explore the details of physical, cognitive, emotional, and social growth, unlocking insights into how these components intertwine. As future educators, understanding these stages empowers you to support children’s holistic development, from their first steps to their friendships, laying the foundation for impactful teaching.

This course is ideal for individuals who are passionate about working with young children and need the chance to show an employer you are the right candidate. 

  • Aspiring Early Childhood professionals
  • Recent school graduates
  • Anyone considering a career as a leader in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Early Childhood Teacher looking for a VET study and work qualification pathway.

This Workplace Skills Course is designed to be flexible and paired with our Introduction to Early Childhood Micro Credential. This workplace skills introduction will provide you with access to practical experience in a range of skill areas. 

We understand the value of your time, which is why we’ve designed this program to perfectly fit your schedule. Over just 6 weeks, you’ll invest an estimated 10 hours per week into online studies.

What’s in it for you? A lot! By completing this micro-credential, you’re not just gaining knowledge – you’re unlocking a world of benefits. Imagine receiving an official confirmation of your workplace skills, service location and completion date right after you successfully wrap up the program. 

And that’s not all! We know that hands-on experience is key. That’s why we’re excited to offer you 3 full days of face-to-face workplace skills development within an early years’ service. This is your chance to apply what you’ve learned in a real-world setting, setting you up for success like never before.

  • Micro Credential Short Course = 10hrs x 3weeks 
  • Pre-Workplace Skills Course = 10hrs x 3weeks 
  • Workplace Skills Completion = 3 days 

Workplace Skills Package $645
Includes:
Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Care workplace skills

  • Access to online assessments
  • Online resources 
  • Micro Credential Badge account
  • Micro Credential Badge added to your badge backpack.
  • Student support access 5 days per week
  • One on one coaching session regarding the Early Childhood Education and Care Industry
  • Completion certificate
  • Employer letter of recommendation *T&Cs apply.
  • Academy letter of recommendation and completion *T&Cs apply. 
  • Completed hands on experience skills confirmation survey. 
  • Access to a wide range of employer network talent pools
  • Access to ongoing Monthly Pre-Employment Academy Newsletter 
  • Access to tailored advice specific to your individual ongoing learning journey.

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Educator Essentials

Study Method

Online
Online delivery – Online course content and assessments including live and interactive class style learning. 

Workplace Skills Development
Arranged by Industry Graduates Academy – 3 full days of face-to-face workplace development with an experienced mentor.

Start Date
Enrol anytime.

Ready to embark on an exciting journey? Welcome to Educator Essentials, the course that not only equips you with vital skills for early childhood education but also gives you a chance to impress future employers during your workplace skills development.

This tailored course focuses on essential things you need to succeed in Early Childhood Education. It’s not just about learning; it’s about gaining practical skills that make you stand out and become more employable. You’ll grasp the basics of child learning, activity planning, and collaborating with families – skills that are crucial in real-world classrooms.

 During your skills development in a real work environment, you’ll have the opportunity to demonstrate to industry employers that you’re an exceptional future employee. You’ll showcase your ability to create engaging learning experiences, plan effective activities, and work seamlessly with families to support children’s growth.

Join a community of like-minded individuals who aspire to be educators and learn from experienced mentors.

Enrol Today!

Topic 1:

Work in partnership with children’s families:  Understand the importance of collaboration between early childhood educators like you and families in supporting children’s holistic development. 

You’ll learn how to establish effective communication channels, build trusting relationships, and involve families in their children’s learning experiences. 

You’ll explore strategies for sharing information, setting goals, and addressing concerns in a respectful and culturally sensitive manner. 

Topic 2:

Provide experiences to support children’s play and learning: Explore the vital role of play in children’s learning and development. You’ll discover how to design and implement developmentally appropriate play-based experiences that cater to children’s diverse interests, abilities, and learning styles. 

You’ll learn about different types of play, such as imaginative, constructive, and cooperative play, and understand how each contributes to cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. 

Topic 3:

Support inclusion and diversity: Explore the essential concepts of supporting inclusion and diversity within the early childhood and education industry. 

Understanding the importance of fostering a sense of belonging for all children, you’ll explore strategies to adapt curriculum, teaching methods, and classroom settings to accommodate diverse needs. By the end of this topic, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and skills to promote an inclusive atmosphere that embraces every child’s unique background and abilities, fostering positive interactions and learning experiences for all.

This course is ideal for individuals who are passionate about working with young children and need the chance to show an employer you are the right candidate. 

  • Aspiring Early Childhood professionals
  • Assistant Educators looking for a kick start to their next learning journey.
  • Anyone considering a career as a leader in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Early Childhood Teacher looking for a VET study and work qualification pathway.

This Workplace Skills Course is designed to be flexible and paired with our Introduction to Early Childhood Micro Credential. This workplace skills introduction will provide you with access to practical experience in a range of skill areas. 

We understand the value of your time, which is why we’ve designed this program to perfectly fit your schedule. Over just 6 weeks, you’ll invest an estimated 10 hours per week into online studies.

What’s in it for you? A lot! By completing this micro-credential, you’re not just gaining knowledge – you’re unlocking a world of benefits. Imagine receiving an official confirmation of your workplace skills, service location and completion date right after you successfully wrap up the program. 

And that’s not all! We know that hands-on experience is key. That’s why we’re excited to offer you 3 full days of face-to-face workplace skills development within an early years’ service. This is your chance to apply what you’ve learned in a real-world setting, setting you up for success like never before.

  • Micro Credential Short Course = 10hrs x 3weeks 
  • Pre-Workplace Skills Course = 10hrs x 3weeks 
  • Workplace Skills Completion = 3 days 

Workplace Skills Package $645
Includes:
Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Care workplace skills

  • Access to online assessments
  • Online resources 
  • Micro Credential Badge account
  • Micro Credential Badge added to your badge backpack.
  • Student support access 5 days per week
  • One on one coaching session regarding the Early Childhood Education and Care Industry
  • Completion certificate
  • Employer letter of recommendation *T&Cs apply.
  • Academy letter of recommendation and completion *T&Cs apply. 
  • Completed hands on experience skills confirmation survey. 
  • Access to a wide range of employer network talent pools
  • Access to ongoing Monthly Pre-Employment Academy Newsletter 
  • Access to tailored advice specific to your individual ongoing learning journey.

Click here for more information!

Centre Operations and Leadership

Study Method

Online
Online delivery – Online course content and assessments including live and interactive class style learning. 

Workplace Skills Development
Arranged by Industry Graduates Academy – 3 full days of face-to-face workplace development with an experienced mentor.

Start Date
Enrol anytime.

Embark on a career-transforming journey with our Centre Operations and Leadership course. Crafted to guide you through a confident career transition, this program empowers you with essential leadership skills, all while showcasing your remarkable abilities to potential employers through workplace skill development.

Designed with you in mind, this course is all about boosting your career prospects without the unnecessary complexity. Explore the art of leadership and gain the tools to adeptly navigate change while mentoring your colleagues. What sets us apart is that you’re not just learning; we’re allowing you to shine in a practical, real-world environment.

But we don’t stop at theory; we focus on your growth. Tailored for the early childhood sector, our course equips you with skills to triumph over industry challenges, building your competence and confidence step by step.

Enrol Today!

Topic 1:

Reflect on and improve own professional practice: Engage in self-reflection and exploration to enhance your professional practice within the early childhood and education field. 

You’ll learn to critically assess your teaching methods, interactions, and strategies, identifying areas for improvement. By analysing your strengths and areas that need growth, you’ll develop a personalized plan to enhance your skills and knowledge. You’ll also explore the importance of ongoing professional development and how to stay updated with the latest trends and research. Ultimately, this topic will empower you to continually evolve as an effective educator, ensuring the best outcomes for the children under your care.

Topic 2: 

Manage team effectiveness: 

Earn essential skills for effective team communication, collaboration, and problem-solving. 

You’ll explore strategies to motivate and inspire team members, delegate tasks, and handle conflicts constructively. Understanding the significance of a cohesive team, you’ll gain insights into fostering a positive work environment that promotes trust and mutual respect. By the end of this topic, you’ll be equipped to lead teams that work cohesively toward shared goals, contributing to an environment that supports the growth and development of children.

 

Topic 3: 

Meet approved learning frameworks: Understand the approved learning frameworks that guide early childhood education practices. 

You’ll explore frameworks that emphasize holistic development, curriculum planning, and assessment methods. You’ll learn to align your teaching practices with these frameworks to create enriching learning experiences for children. Through hands-on activities and case studies, you’ll develop the skills to create meaningful learning environments that cater to individual needs and foster children’s growth across various developmental domains. By the end of this topic, you’ll be well-versed in implementing approved frameworks to provide high-quality education and care to the children in your care.

This course is ideal for individuals who are passionate about working with young children and need the chance to show an employer you are the right candidate. 

  • Anyone considering a career as a leader in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Early Childhood Teacher looking for a VET study and work qualification pathway.
  • A Lead Educator looking to develop employable skills as a leader for further career opportunities.

This Workplace Skills Course is designed to be flexible and paired with our Introduction to Early Childhood Micro Credential. This workplace skills introduction will provide you with access to practical experience in a range of skill areas. 

We understand the value of your time, which is why we’ve designed this program to perfectly fit your schedule. Over just 6 weeks, you’ll invest an estimated 10 hours per week into online studies.

What’s in it for you? A lot! By completing this micro-credential, you’re not just gaining knowledge – you’re unlocking a world of benefits. Imagine receiving an official confirmation of your workplace skills, service location and completion date right after you successfully wrap up the program. 

And that’s not all! We know that hands-on experience is key. That’s why we’re excited to offer you 3 full days of face-to-face workplace skills development within an early years’ service. This is your chance to apply what you’ve learned in a real-world setting, setting you up for success like never before.

  • Micro Credential Short Course = 10hrs x 3weeks 
  • Pre-Workplace Skills Course = 10hrs x 3weeks 
  • Workplace Skills Completion = 3 days 

Workplace Skills Package $645
Includes:
Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Care workplace skills

  • Access to online assessments
  • Online resources 
  • Micro Credential Badge account
  • Micro Credential Badge added to your badge backpack.
  • Student support access 5 days per week
  • One on one coaching session regarding the Early Childhood Education and Care Industry
  • Completion certificate
  • Employer letter of recommendation *T&Cs apply.
  • Academy letter of recommendation and completion *T&Cs apply. 
  • Completed hands on experience skills confirmation survey. 
  • Access to a wide range of employer network talent pools
  • Access to ongoing Monthly Pre-Employment Academy Newsletter 
  • Access to tailored advice specific to your individual ongoing learning journey.

Click here for more information!