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Early Childhood Education & Care / Childcare Courses

Childcare is an in-demand employment sector where you can explore multiple career pathways whilst doing rewarding work that makes a real difference to people's lives.

These courses open up a number of entry level and managerial roles in a variety of settings, including; long day care, childcare centres, occasional care, playgroup, kindergarten or a preschool program.

Both of these courses can be completed through either face-to-face classroom based training, or a workplace based traineeship.

Why Choose Childcare?

Strong job demand and clear career pathways

  • These courses open up employment as an educator in a wide variety of settings, including long day care, childcare centres, occasional care, playgroup, kindergarten or a preschool program. projects future growth of these roles by 7.5% from 2023 to 2026.

  • Completion Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care opens the path to further study. The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care will then qualify you for Lead Educator, Coordinator and Centre Manager roles. Future growth of these roles by is projected to be 21.8% from 2023 to 2026.

  • A bachelor degree in education majoring in early education then leads to work as a Primary School Teacher. Job growth is expected to be 21.6% from 2023 to 2026.


  • Depending on the setting you are employed in as an early childhood educator, you may work on a full time, part time or casual basis, offering you choices to suit your work-life balance.

Rewarding work

  • If you value relationships, helping others, being creative, working within a team and having lots of contact with others then this career path can be very rewarding as you see children learn, grow and flourish under your care.

Childcare Courses


Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

For those new to the industry, or looking to fomalise the qualification. This foundational course covers the core skills and knowledge working effectively in an early education environment.

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Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care

For those who have completed Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, this is the ideal qualification for upskilling in to team leader, supervisor or manager roles.

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Why Choose Greenhouse Education?

Specialists in care-based workplace traineeships and classroom training. From entry level to supervisor roles, across childcare, aged care, mental health, disability and community services

A boutique training organisation delivering a more hands-on, and customised experience for our trainees, including more face-to-face time and visits to your workplace

Training that's delivered by highly skilled trainers specialising in care, creating a personalised and supportive environment to learn practical job-specific skills

Trainers that regularily volunteer for hands-on work within their discipline

traineeships delivered in the last three years

Training facilities across the Perth metro area

A registered Priority Industry Training Provider on the Traineeship Preferred Provider Panel through the Department of Training and Workforce Development

Delivering Nationally Recognised Training under the Australian Skills Quality Authority

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