CHC50121 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Course overview

This qualification is ideal for you if you are interested in working in early childhood services or looking to take your next step in this industry. You will develop child care programming and planning skills, including curriculum design and implementation. The course also considers crucial management skills in supervising staff and volunteers while taking a leadership role in working with families.

Your work as an Early Childhood Educator will be governed by a regulated learning framework. Collectively, the Education and Care Services, National Regulations and the National Quality Standards set this approved delivery charter. Your Diploma will further familiarise you with this broader context of early childhood education and care.

Childcare professionals enjoy numerous advantages including:

  • Strong careers and employment growth prospects
  • Exceptional job security in a high demand industry
  • Access to a broad spectrum of industries.

The ACBC advantage

Premium quality early childhood professionals are highly sought after across greater Sydney and Australia-wide. Completing CHC50121 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care through ACBC secures you many career advantages. Our syllabus has been developed in conjunction with childcare professionals to ensure industry-relevant skill-building. Your course will be delivered by industry-respected trainers and assessors who are current childcare practitioners.


Industry demands practical immediately implementable skills and knowledge. ACBC’s practicum component involves 240 hours of structured practicum placement in a regulated childcare facility. ACBC offers you the opportunity to develop these through your studies. You will spend time working within real Sydney childcare centres and service providers to gain industry-ready childcare experience.

Career outcomes

The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care equips you to work in diverse jobs involving children and families. Graduates have a strong foundation to work towards roles including:

  • Day Care Centre Manager
  • Childcare Staff Supervisor
  • Children’s Services Coordinator
  • Out Of School Hours Care Provider.

Nationally recognised qualification

The Australian Careers Business College is approved by ASQA to deliver CHC50121 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. This means this qualification meets the requirements of the Children’s Services National Quality Framework (NQF) and National Quality Standards (NQS). You will graduate with a nationally recognised and respected Diploma that is sought after in the Australian job market.

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Ready to take your first step towards a career in Early Childhood Education and Care?