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Benefit from subsidised access to ECEC qualifications and skills sets under the VET Investment Plan

Are you already working in an Early Childhood Education and Care setting (ECEC)?

Do you hold a Certificate III qualification (or higher) in ECEC?

You or your staff may benefit from subsidised access to the following skills sets developed specifically to answer industry demand:

  • CHCSS00090 – Supporting Children and Families with complex needs Skill Set
  • CHCSS00072 – Building Inclusive Practices in Early Childhood Education and Care Skill Set
  • CHCSS00091 – Team Leader Skill Set

The 2016-17 VET Investment Plan has a number of programs which support individuals wishing to undertake study to pursue a career in Early Childhood Education and Care or those already working in the sector.

The VET Investment plan outlines VET investment through the following programs:

  • User Choice (apprenticeships and traineeships)
  • Certificate 3 Guarantee
  • Higher Level Skills
  • Skilling Queenslanders for Work.

For more information about the VET Investment Plan please visit http://www.training.qld.gov.au/documents-data/strategies-plans-reports/vet-investment-plan/index.html

Staff in ECEC may also benefit from the following qualifications and skill sets:

  • CHC30113 – Certificate III in Early Childhood and Care
  • CHC50113 – Diploma of Early Childhood and Care
  • CHC50213 – Diploma of School Aged Education and Care
  • CHCSS00074 – Child Protection Skill Set*

* Student must be an existing worker in a front line service role involving direct contact with children, youth or families, who hold a Certificate III qualification and may have a Certificate IV or higher level qualification.
Information about qualifications and skill sets that attract a government subsidy is available through the Queensland Training Subsidies List.

For more information, please contact Kelly at the Workforce Council on 1800 112 585.