Advanced Certificate in Childcare

Learn the childcare essentials


Childcare is about much more than babysitting. Working in this field means being a professional caregiver with a breadth of knowledge and education you can use to help young people grow into healthy, happy adults. It means teaching children skills that will set them up for life.

You’ll get career-boosting, industry-aligned benefits that you can carry far into your future. And it’s an excellent way to combine your knowledge, compassion, joy and excitement for childcare in order to make a lasting difference in the lives of future generations.

This course is not delivered by The Career Academy – but OCA – one of our education partners.

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Duration & Course Level

220 Study Hours

Study in your own time, at your own pace. Students generally complete one module per-week.

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Be awarded with an industry and employer recognised certificate of achievement on completion of this course.

How you'll benefit

  • Understand the skills needed to become a professional caregiver
  • Add an Advanced Certificate in Childcare to your CV
  • Work towards helping young people to thrive
  • Develop your understanding of youth-focused care

Course Modules

The Advanced Certificate in Childcare comprises the following modules:
  • 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

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$1295 $1595

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$1595 + GST

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After enrolling, you’ll receive an 14-day cooling off period (or trial period). If you decide the course isn’t for you within the trial period, you’ll get a full money back guarantee.

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