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CHC40113 Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care

National ID: CHC40113 | State ID: J589

Do you want a career caring for the future?

When you complete the Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care you'll be on your way to a career as an outside school hours carer or school holiday program coordinator for children aged between 6 and 12 years.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in the education sector, supporting the development of children.

Gain these skills
  • Implement inclusion strategies
  • Understand legal, ethical, and administrative requirements
  • First aid
  • Working with cultural diversity
  • Workplace health and safety
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy working with children
  • Alert, observant and active
  • Able to use judgment and initiative, and work as part of a team
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills



Training is connecting

Entrance Requirements

Prerequisites

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
Prerequisites

Before attending work placement you will be required to obtain:

  • Working with Children Check (WWC)
  • Police Clearance
  • Medical clearance

Under 18 students will be required to obtain a Confidential Statutory Declaration and a medical clearance.

Important information
    Job opportunities

    Other job titles may include:

    • Day Activity Worker

    Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

    This qualification reflects the role of educators who work with school age children in outside school hours care and vacation programs. 

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    Further study

    Graduates may be eligible for university entry.

    How to apply
    On campus (full-time)

    To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

    Other study types

    For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

    Apprenticeships and traineeships

    To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

    International students

    International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au 

    Delivery location, important dates and study options

    Continuous enrolment, 2019

    Leederville - Employer based

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    Duration 2 year/s
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    Leederville - Traineeship

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    Duration 2 year/s
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    Continuous enrolment, 2020

    Leederville - Employer based

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    Duration 2 year/s
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    Leederville - Traineeship

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    Semester 1, 2020

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Duration 18 months
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    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 2 Intake

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    Duration 18 months
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    Leederville - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Duration 18 month/s
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    Leederville - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Midland - Online - Term 1 Intake

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    Duration 18 months
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    Midland - Online - Term 2 Intake

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    Duration 18 months
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    Semester 2, 2019

    Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Duration 18 month/s
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    Leederville - On Campus

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    Duration 3 semester/s
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    Leederville - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Duration 18 month/s
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    Midland - Online - Term 4 Intake

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    Duration 18 month/s
    When Semester 2, 2019
    Where Midland
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    Course enquiry

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    Page last updated October 17, 2019