If you love working with children and want to give them the best start in life, a career in early childhood education could be very rewarding. 

As an early childhood educator, you can help shape and nurture young minds and make a difference in those critical early years. 

Our nationally recognised courses in Early Childhood Education and Care will prepare you for a career in childcare, helping you develop the skills and knowledge to provide a healthy, safe and caring environment for children. 

You will learn how to communicate with children, educators and other colleagues, as well as how to support children in their development. You will also complete work placement in a physical classroom to gain real-world experience.

Get the skills to start a career in the growing early childcare sector and watch both the children and your career grow.

Start a career working with children or enhance your existing skills with these nationally recognised, accredited courses.

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Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Help kids to thrive by providing a safe, fun, caring and stimulating environment for them to learn and grow, as an Early Childhood Educator.

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

Start your career in education as a childcare educator working with children in a classroom or community education setting, with Open Colleges' CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

Dual Qualification: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

Take your passion for education to the next level with a Dual Qualification comprising our Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. Study online to become an early childhood educator.

If you're passionate about helping children achieve their potential, an accredited course could let you turn that passion into a profession as a teacher's aide.

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Certificate III in Education Support

Start your career in education as a Teacher’s Aide working with children in a classroom or community education setting, with this nationally recognised qualification.