New ECEC Training Package Update

NEW TRAINING PACKAGE – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

After more than two years of review and discussion within the sector, KKTC have just been advised of the release of the new Training Package.

In this blog we outline what the changes mean for the sector and how our college will be approaching the teach out period.

The first new qualification is CH30121 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care and it supersedes CHC30113 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

The Packaging rules are as follows:

  • Total number of units = 17
  • 15 core units
  • 2 elective units

On training.gov.au you can read more about this qualification. (Check here)

The second new qualification is CH50121 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care and it supersedes  CHC50113 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.

The Packaging rules are as follows:

  • Total number of units = 15
  • 12 core units
  • 3 elective units

On training.gov.au you can read more about this qualification.

See here: https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/CHC50121

Entry Requirements for CH50121 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. This qualification is open to individuals who:

  • Hold a CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care or
  • CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

FURTHER INFORMATION

The official teach out date for CHC30113 & CHC50113 will be 20th January 2023.

We have drafted a FAQ document for students and centres which our Trainers will share with them in the coming days to address more detailed questions.

If current students or centre managers have any immediate questions, please do not hesitate to contact the college on 1300 048 133.

NEW STUDENTS WISHING TO ENROL

If you are a new student looking to enrol at this time you can enrol in CHC30113 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care. Until we have the new qualification on scope, KKTC will not be accepting new CHC50113 Diploma enrolments unless you have completed the current Certificate 3 qualification CHC30113.

We are recommending all current enquiries to enrol in CHC30113 – Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care until we have the new qualification on scope and then complete the CHC50121 – Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care once completed.

This new Diploma qualification is open to individuals who:

  • Hold a CHC30121 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care or
  • CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

Further enrolment information for the new Training Package will be made available as soon as the college has both new qualifications on scope.

Talk with us today! Call 1300 048 133.